If you are looking for an ice maker that is portable but has a larger ice making capacity, then this EdgeStar Large Capacity Portable Stainless Steel Ice Maker is perfect for you. With its attractive sleek appearance, this unit is a hybrid between built-in and portable ice makers, giving you the best of both worlds.
That means you enjoy the larger capacity of a built-in ice maker while having the compactness and lightweight of every portable ice maker.
Features of this unit includes:
- Produces refreshing bullet-shaped ice in just 10 minutes
- Has a sleek commercial-grade stainless steel finish
- No need for installation and drain
- Easy-to-use electronic controls
- Compact and easy to carry
- Produces 48 lbs. of cold ice on a single day
- Has innovative water-use design
- Stores 2.6 lbs. of ice at a time.
This model is another excellent creation from Edge Star as it offers a large capacity for producing ice while letting you enjoy the advantages of a portable ice maker. This ice maker looks absolutely stunning, with its commercial grade stainless steel finish that gives you that edgy, dependable, and smart feel.
It doesn’t just look perfect; more importantly, it works perfectly. This Edge Star Large Capacity Portable Stainless Steel Ice Maker has the ability to produce 48 lbs. of refreshing and cold ice on a daily basis.
Its ice making takes only 10 minutes. This model allows you to choose your ice into 3 different sizes – small, medium, and large – giving you the freedom to fit your ice according to your needs.
This model can hold 2.6 lbs. of ice on its storage bin at a time. The ice on its storage bin is retained in its crisp, cold, and crystal-clear state for as long as possible with the help of a well-insulated storage bin. Furthermore, this model of Edge Star has no need for installation and drain.
It also has an innovative water use design that allows you save your water resource, as it recycles your clean melted ice water to be used on the next ice making activity.
This Edge Star Large Capacity Portable Stainless Steel Ice Maker also has features that makes it smart. It has a self-cleaning feature that reduces your hassle in maintenance and increases the longevity of your unit.
That means a longer quality ice making companionship with this unit. It also has a programmable timer. This programmable timer allows you to schedule the ice production to begin and end just exactly when you would need it.
This model of Edge Star is noted to release an unpleasant smell on its first use, and it needs to be cleaned thoroughly for the next use. The stench, if not cleaned carefully, can affect the quality of ice produced.
In conclusion, this model of Edge Star is a fast, convenient, compact portable ice machine that has a large capacity for the amount of ice it can hold. This Edge Star Large Capacity Portable Stainless Steel ice Maker, therefore, is best suited to your outdoor parties, RVs, camping trips and even at your home.
Comparison: Edge Star Large Capacity Ice Maker vs. Magic Chef Ice Machine
If you are looking for a quiet, quick and efficient way of producing ice with no messy ice trays of installation required, then these are the best under-counter ice maker models that you are looking for. Both these models are compact and can be placed easily on your kitchen counters with no problems at all.
They are also lightweight and easy to carry, and are perfectly suited for your RVs, camping, outdoor parties, and any trip that you want to take.
These models both have larger capacities compared to other portable ice makers. Edge Star has a capacity of making 48 lbs. of ice on a single day while Magic Chef’s model has 30 lbs. of ice producing capacity. These ice makers also produce ice quick, taking only 7-10 minutes for ice to be produced.
Despite the large capacity, both are portable ice makers and thus enjoy the advantages of countertop ice makers. As such, these ice makers has no need for installation and drain. These models are also easy to use and operate making your ice making no hassle at all.
The EdgeStar Large Capacity Portable Stainless Steel Ice Maker has two more features that Magic Chef MCIM30SST Ice Machine doesn’t have. The ice-making model of Edge Star possesses a self-cleaning feature and a programmable timer.
The self-cleaning feature is a maintaining feature to ensure your ice maker is clean and produces only quality ice. The programmable timer is a smart feature that allows you to schedule when to begin and end the ice making process.