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    Whynter   49 lb. Portable Ice Maker in Stainless Steel with Water Connection

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    • Description
      Model
      IMC-491DC
      Internet/Catalog:
      205939394

      The Whynter IMC-491DC Portable Ice Maker is a premium stainless steel countertop ice maker for use in your kitchen, home bar or office. In addition to quickly and efficiently making perfectly bullet-shaped ice cubes, the Whynter IMC-491DC Portable Ice Maker can produce up to 49 lbs. of ice per day. You are also able to control and monitor the ice production on the LED display and soft-touch panel. Always looking to make our appliances just a little better, we have added optional direct water feed function to this ice maker. The direct connection allows you the convenience of having a continuous supply of ice without have to refill the water drawer. Simply connect the unit to a water main using the water hose that is included with the unit and the unit will draw water for ice making as needed. The Whynter IMC-491DC can also be filled manually by simply filling the 5 l reservoir with water, choose a preferred ice size and watch your portable ice maker make your first batch in as little as 10 - 15 minutes.

      • Stainless steel cabinet
      • Freestanding installation (side venting)
      • Makes 49 lbs. of bullet-shaped ice cubes in 24 hours
      • 12 ice cubes every 10 to 15 minutes
      • 5 l manual water reservoir
      • Stores up to 2.7 lbs. of ice
      • No drain required - water from melted ice cubes is filtered and re-used
      • Easy to use control panel
      • 12 ft. water line connection included
      • 3 ice sizes to choose from (small, medium, or large)
      • Auto shut-off when ice bin is full
      • Ice scoop and ice bin included
      • 2 side handles for portability
      • 0.5 hour - 18 hour on/off timer
      • Digital controls with soft-touch buttons
      • Self-cleaning mode for easy maintenance
      • Side mounted drain
      • High efficiency CFC-free compressor
      • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs
    • Specifications
      Color Family :
      Grays
      Color/Finish :
      Stainless Steel
      Control Type :
      Electronic
      Exterior Material :
      Stainless Steel
      Ice Maker Features :
      Clean Cycle,Ice Maker,Removable Basket
      Ice Production per Day (lb.) :
      49
      Ice Storage Capacity (lb.) :
      2.7
      Included Items :
      Drain,Ice Scoop
      Number of Possible Ice Cube Shapes :
      1
      Number of Possible Ice Cube Sizes :
      3
      Product Depth (in.) :
      15
      Product Height (in.) :
      17
      Product Weight (lb.) :
      38
      Product Width (in.) :
      17.25
      Returnable :
      90-Day
    • Reviews
      (5)

      Ratings & Reviews

      75% of customers recommend this product
      3.8
      Out of 5:
      5
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      4
      [2]
      3
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      2
      1
      QUALITY:
      VALUE:
      3.5
      3.8
      • Does the job
      • November 03, 2015
      • Verified Purchase & Recommended Product

      I have had this unit for a few months now. It works well and quickly. The only issue is that the machine needs constant filling. There is a good sized water reserve, but as soon as the unit reaches below this predetermined point, it stops making ice. It's minor, just an inconvenience considering the remaining water left to be used is still better than a 2/3 of the reserve in the holding area. So, a few times a day, I have to add about 2 cups of water to keep ice being produced. The unit can be hooked up to a water line, so that would eliminate that issue. I am on a well, so I prefer bottled water. It is a large unit. Larger than I thought when I purchased it. If I put it all the way back on my counter and under the cabinets, I cannot open the lid. I placed it on a dish towel, so I can easily slide it back and forth. The towel seems to work well with the sliding back and forth. All in all, it is a good unit. Produces a good amount of ice in a short period of time. If you have a water line, it will do wonderfully for you. If not and you have to add water, it is a minor inconvenience.

      Pros Easy to Clean, Easy to Use, Easy to Install Cons large
      • DIY

      Chickenmom

      Alvin, Texas
      45 to 54, Female
      3 out of 3 people found this helpful
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      By: Chickenmom
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