Imperial 50 Lb Gas Open Pot Fryer, NG or LP (IFS‑50‑OP)



The Imperial IFS-50-OP natural gas fryer accommodates 50 pounds of fat, with burners positioned outside the frypot for easier cleaning. A full-port drain valve facilitates oil changes when necessary. Controlled by a snap-action thermostat, the fryer can heat oil to temperatures ranging from 200 to 400 degrees Fahrenheit. It includes two nickel-plated baskets stored on the stainless steel basket hanger, while the frypot, sides, and front also boast stainless steel construction.

Specify Natural Gas or Liquid Propane version when ordering.

  • Flame heats stainless steel 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 50 Lb Gas Open Pot Fryer IFS‑50‑OP
› Specify Natural Gas or Liquid Propane version when ordering
› Oil Capacity:  50 Lbs / 27 L
› Gas Output:  120,000 BTU / 35 KW
› Frying Area: 14″ X 14″ (356 X 356 MM)
› Dimensions: 15-1/2″ W X 34″ D X 44-1/8″ H
› Ship Weight: 253 Lbs (114 KG)

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