Pitco SG18 Commercial Natural Gas Fryer - 70-90 Lb. Oil Capacity

$4,386.00 /Each
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The Pitco Frialator SG18 is a 70-90 lb. dual oil capacity commercial gas deep fryer that boasts an impressive 140,000 BTU heating power to cater your high volume frying needs. Packed with great benefits and dependability, this Solstice commercial gas fryer makes your frying experience both convenient and energy efficient. You can fry all kinds of popular appetizers and entrees like French fries, hot wings, and more. This 70-90 lb. oil capacity fryer can be of great use and convenience in bars, restaurants, catering outlets, or any other type of foodservice establishment.

The Pitco Solstice Gas SG18 Fryer features a high-efficiency design with the patented Solstice Burner Technology. It requires no blower or ceramics but is capable of providing ample heating power. It features a patented self-cleaning burner system and down draft protection to ensure higher efficiency.

This freestanding gas deep fryer features a durable and rugged stainless steel front, sides, tank, door and backsplash to stand up with the hustle and bustle of the most demanding environments while ensuring corrosion resistance for a longer life. It has an 18"x18" frying area and comes two oblong shaped wire mesh fry baskets that allow you to cook different food items at the same time. It can cook up to 120 lbs. of French fries per hour. You can even fry chicken and fish without the baskets. The blue-coated handles of the baskets ensure safety and comfort of your hands. The removable basket hanger allows hanging the wire mesh baskets on the side of the tank to cool/drain excess oil conveniently while you complete other kitchen jobs. You can easily remove the basket hanger when you need to clean your equipment at the end of the day.

This tube design fryer has a fast recovery time, so you can keep up with the high demand during those peak hours in your establishment. It is equipped with user-friendly millivolt thermostat control that lets you adjust temperatures between +200°F to +400°F, so you can fry all types of food items to perfection every time. It has a thermo-safety pilot, high temperature safety limit switch. The heavy-duty 3/16" bottom door hinge allows for easy operation.

The Pitco Frialator SG18 is furnished with an integrated gas control safety valve that acts as manual and pilot valve, pressure regulator, and prevents gas flow to main burner if pilot is out. Burner improves air/gas mixture for more efficient cooking with fewer BTU input of gas. A 1-1/4" full port drain valve makes oil removal and disposal a quick and hassle-free task. The separate manual gas shutoffs allow for front servicing. It has a built-in flue deflector that allows hot gases to go out through the ventilation system.

The Pitco SG18-S stainless steel floor fryer is equipped with 9" adjustable legs that keep the equipment well above the floor and offer easy access to cleaning underneath. The Pitco Frialator SG18-S floor fryer unit is available in LP and Natural gas connection. It needs a 3/4" gas connection.

Additional features include:
  • The Pitco Frialator SG18-S #440-909 model is constructed with long-lasting stainless steel tank, door, front, sides and backsplash
  • Tube design fryer delivers 140,000 BTU of power with 70-90 lb. oil tank capacity
  • Simple, easy-to-use millivolt controls provide quick response time
  • 200-400°F temperature range
  • High temperature safety limit switch and integrated flue deflector
  • Full port 1-1/4" drain allows for quick and easy draining
  • The SG18S model includes two twin size fry baskets with plastic coated handles; removable basket hanger
  • Tube rack easily collects crumbs and debris into the cool zone, hence allowing easy disposal
  • The adjustable 9" legs keep the fryer levelled and stable on uneven floors
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Capacity90 lbs.
Power TypeNatural Gas
Number of Fry Pots1
FiltrationNo Built-In Filtration
ADA CompliantNo
Bulb IncludedNo
Adjustable HeightNo
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