Manitowoc RF-1279C Flake Ice Machine

Low-Side / Rack Flake Ice MachineManitowoc RF-1279C Flake Ice Maker

The rack system is shared by a variety of low side refrigeration equipment within the store such as refrigerated food and beverage display cases and glass door freezer displays.

A Low-side/Rack Flake Ice Machine System consists of ice machine head section, ice storage unit, and interconnecting refrigerant liens, all ordered separately, which connect into the store supplied centralized condensing system.

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. Flake Ice is perfect for food display, salad bars and cold therapy/healthcare. Ice forms around objects without bruising and holds objects in place without tipping or spilling.

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