Insidebeer.com Product Review: UBC Group V-400T3BC Glycol Chiller
As a homebrewer or small business owner in the beverage industry, finding the right glycol chiller can make a world of difference in the quality of your product. The UBC Group V-400T3BC glycol chiller is a powerful and efficient cooling machine that can handle up to 3 products at once. Here's what you need to know about this impressive piece of equipment.
The V-400T3BC glycol chiller is perfect for large-volume homebrewers, nano breweries, wineries, and distilleries. With a 115-lb ice bank and 2 x 1/3hp R290 hp compressors totaling 17,000 BTU/Hr, this chiller is capable of both crash cooling and flash chilling your products. It features a manual thermostat that allows you to control the temperature individually for each of the 3 product lines, and it works best at an ambient temperature of 75 to 100 0F. The maximum operating distance is 25 feet, and the required clearance is at least 12’’ around the entire unit. The total BTU/HR capacity of V-400T3BC is 23,000 BTU/HR.
Features and Benefits
- The V-400T3BC glycol chiller can handle up to 3 products at once, making it a versatile option for homebrewers and small businesses alike.
- The 115-lb ice bank and 2 x 1/3hp R290 hp compressors totaling 17,000 BTU/Hr ensure that your products are cooled quickly and efficiently.
- The manual thermostat allows you to control the temperature for each product line individually, ensuring that each product is cooled to the perfect temperature.
- The chiller works best at an ambient temperature of 75 to 100 0F, making it a reliable choice for a range of applications.
- The maximum operating distance of 25 feet and required clearance of at least 12’’ around the entire unit ensure that the chiller is easy to install and maintain.
|Ice Bank Capacity (lbs)||115|
|Compressors||2 x 1/3hp R290|
|Maximum Operating Distance||25 feet|
|Required Clearance||At least 12’’ around the entire unit|
|Best Ambient Temperature||75 to 100 0F|
Installation and Maintenance
Installing and maintaining the V-400T3BC glycol chiller is straightforward. Simply ensure that the chiller has the required clearance around it and that it is connected to your product lines. Regular maintenance, such as cleaning the coils and changing the air filter, will help ensure optimal performance.
Frequently Asked Questions
How many products can the V-400T3BC glycol chiller cool at once?
The V-400T3BC glycol chiller can cool up to 3 products at once.
What is the recommended ambient temperature for the V-400T3BC glycol chiller?
The recommended ambient temperature for the V-400T3BC glycol chiller is between 75 to 100 0F.
What is the maximum operating distance of the V-400T3BC glycol chiller?
The maximum operating distance of the V-400T3BC glycol chiller is 25 feet.
What is the required clearance for the V-400T3BC glycol chiller?
The required clearance for the V-400T3BC glycol chiller is at least 12’’ around the entire unit.
What is the total BTU/HR capacity of the V-400T3BC glycol chiller?
The total BTU/HR capacity of the V-400T3BC glycol chiller is 23,000 BTU/HR.
Does the V-400T3BC glycol chiller come with a manual thermostat?
Yes, the V-400T3BC glycol chiller comes with a manual thermostat allowing you to control the temperature individually for 3 product lines.