Metcalfe GU8 28lb Pedestal Potato Peeler

Product No: 5P285

Product Description

The Metcalfe 28lb (12.6Kg) Pedestal Potato Peeler has a 0.5hp direct drive geared motor unit and are available in single or three phase and low or standard height pedestal.

Designed to enable the user to operate, clean and maintain with the minimum of effort with the motor and gearbox units housed inside the pedestal therefore no external projection. In addition the drive between the output shaft of the unit and the drive shaft of the peeler has a flexible coupling which will prevent damage to the motor or gearbox if the machine is accidentally jammed or overloaded.

The Top casting is removable without tools so that the rotor plate can be lifted out for cleaning and repairs. You can even clean the unit by just turning on the water for a "Flush Clean".

The Rotor plate is bonded with abrasive grit. The Inside wall of peeling chamber has patented cast-in abrasive serrations which dispenses with the need for abrasive coating.

All peelers supplied with a wall mounted starter which incorporate the on switch, emergency stop, no-volt release and overload protection features. Machines fitted with a water inlet and hose connection incorporating an air break for water regulations compliance.

Machine can be supplied as three phase on request.

An electric potato peeler from Advantage Catering Equipment is a great time saver, perfect for a busy catering environment. Peel and scrape potatoes with ease with our top quality automatic potato peelers.

Metcalfe Catering Equipment is a fourth generation family run business and was established in 1928 by the Great Grandfather of our present Managing Director and has grown to become one of the premier manufacturers and suppliers of commercial food preparation equipment in the UK.


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Electric 1 Phase|Electric 3 Phase
Regular price £2,676.00 exc. VAT £3,211.20 inc. VAT
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Quick Facts

  • Heavy duty
  • Low or standard height
  • 12.6Kg capacity
  • Equipment may be supplied with a moulded plug but may be more suitably connected to a fused spur
  • In the event of equipment failure an engineer will be sent for an onsite repair
  • In the event of equipment failure any parts needed will be provided
  • No delivery charge on this item – Highlands and Islands excepted
  • Equipment can be connected to a three phase power supply – must be installed by a competent person