All About Ice Machines

There’s a seriously brutal heat wave assaulting the U.S. right now and One Fat Frog is fielding a ton of questions calls and walk-in customers concerning ice machines. One Fat Frog is getting in shipments of used ice machines all the time. Brands One Fat Frog buys/sells include: Hoshizaki, Manitowoc, Iceman, Scotsman, Kold-Draft, etc.

Sometimes clients have several questions concerning their ice machines, so One Fat Frog has to decided to post this basic guide to ice machine sizes:

Restaurant: 2lbs per person

Cocktails: 3lbs. per seat

Water Glass: 4oz. per 10oz. glass

Salad Bar: 30lbs. per cubic foot

Quick Service: 5 oz. per 7-12 oz. cup 8 oz. per 12-16 oz. cup 12 oz. per 16-24 oz. cup

• Schools Cafeterias: 1.5lbs per student

• Lodging: 5lbs. per room catering; 1.5lbs per person

• Healthcare: 10lbs. per bed cafeteria. 1.5lbs per person

• Convenience Store: Packaged Ice- 10lbs per bag times bags sold per day, Beverages: 5oz. per 7-12 oz. cup 8oz. per 12-16 oz. cup 12oz. per 16-24 oz. cup

So if you’re interested in purchasing a used ice machine, stop by One Fat Frog’s warehouse location in Orlando or call for details. One Fat Frog is always happy to email photos of available equipment if you can’t make it down in person. All of One Fat Frog’s equipment is cleaned, tested, and refurbished by our in-house technicians. One Fat Frog offers free delivery to Orlando and the surrounding area. One Fat Frog also has an in-house finance manager to help get you your equipment fast!

11473 S. Orange Blossom Trail
Orlando, FL