Manitowoc RF-1278C Flake Ice Machine

Remote Flake Ice MachineManitowoc RF-1278C Flake Ice Maker

Highly reliable flaker ice machine teamed with remote condenser systems to effectively dissipate heat away from your kitchen and staff

When it comes to food preservation not only does your product need to look good and stay fresh, the ice needs to look good too. Manitowoc flake ice machines offer quick cooling moldable flakes, all day, every day.

Small pieces of ice with a 73% ice to water ratio forms around objects without bruising and hold in place without tipping and spilling. Perfect for food and beverage presentation.

QuietQube Series Remote Systems consist of a remote condensing unit, interconnecting refrigerant lines, ice machine head section, and ice storage unit, all ordered separately. This maximizes ice-making capability and minimizes air conditioning loads by lowering the ambient air temperature at the ice machine.

Product Features

Space-Saving Design
Up to 1092 lbs. (495 kgs) daily ice production and only 25.2" (64 cm) wide.

Machine Design
Evaporator is designed for maximum quality and operating life.
Remote, air-cooled condenser system improves efficiency and ice production.
Stainless steel exterior has a clean and modern look to enhance the display in any self-serve environment.

QuietQube Technology
Quiet operation eliminates most noise from the refrigeration system. Promotes a relaxing atmosphere.

Manitowoc Flake IceSimplified Installation
Ice machine is lighter in weight to simplify installation.

Flake Ice
Small, soft pieces of ice form around object without bruising and holds in place without tipping/spilling. Perfect for food and beverage presentations.


3-year parts
2-year labor
Compressor parts for 5 years and labor for 2 years