Imperial 40 Lb Gas Open Pot Fryer, NG or LP (IFS‑40‑OP)



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Large cold zone captures and hold particles out of the fry zone. Open pot design is easy to clean with no obstructions to clean around. Robotic welding is precise, virtually eliminating leaks.

Specify Natural Gas or Liquid Propane version when ordering.


  • Flame heats ceramic plates located strategically outside of the frypot.
  • Intense heat rapidly heats the stainless steel sides and the oil inside of the frypot.
  • No tube fired burners and no air shutter adjustments needed.
  • Snap acting thermostat has a 200ºF 400ºF. (93ºC 204ºC) temperature range that extends oil life and produces a uniformly cooked product.
  • 100% safety shut-off valve.


  • Captures and holds particles out of the fry zone.
  • Reduces taste transfer.


  • Open Pot Frypots are easy to clean with no obstruction to clean around.
  • Large 14″ x 14″ (356 x 356 mm) frying area.
  • Frypot sides are robotically welded stainless steel to virtually eliminate leaks.
  • Fine mesh wire crumb is included.
  • Deep drawn bottom facilitates draining, slants toward the drain.
  • 1-1/4″ (32 mm) full port drain valve empties frypot quickly and safely.
  • Two large, nickel-plated fry baskets with vinyl coated, heat protection, handles are included.
  • Basket hangers are stainless steel.


  • Stainless steel front, door, sides, basket hanger and frypot.
  • Welded and polished stainless steel seams.
  • Full heat shield protects control panel.
  • Full bottom chassis provide structural support.
  • Plate mounted 6″ (152 mm) heavy duty stainless steel legs or optional casters assures secure support.
  • One year parts and labor warranty. Limited warranty on frypot, stainless steel frypot is five years pro-rated.

Imperial 40lb Gas Open Pot Fryer IFS‑40‑OP
Specify Natural Gas or Liquid Propane version when ordering
Oil Capacity:  40 Lbs / 22 L
Gas Output:  105,000 BTU / 31 KW
Frying Area: 14″ X 14″ (356 X 356 MM)
Dimensions: 15-1/2″ W X 30-1/2″ D X 45-3/4″ H (394 x 775 x 1162 mm)
Ship Weight:  100 KG
Ship Weight:  221 Lbs

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