The Vitamix #1501 Portion Blending System has a large 5 gallon / 19.0L hopper that automatically dispenses precise amounts of ice. The ice is then fed into the blender container and thoroughly homogenized with ANY drink mix and/or other ingredients. Easily programmed to make up to 4 drinks (up to 60 oz. / 1.8 L) at one time. Holds 5 gallons / 19.0 L of ice and dispenses exact amounts of shaved ice for a perfect frozen drink every time.
* Expand your menu and market your company by offering unique signature drinks that can only be made with the PBS
* Ice bin holds over 5 gallons of ice versus 4.2 gallons on other shavers
* Makes up to 4 drinks at once (60 oz.)
* Buttons 1 through 4 correspond to different drink multiples
* Drinks are blended/homogenized, not just stirred.
* Buttons A & B available for specialty fresh, frozen fruit, and ice cream drinks
* lend Onlybutton reconstitutes drinks that have been resting
* have Onlybutton adds extra ice
* Countdown timer lets user see seconds remaining
* Counter keeps track of machine usage
* Automatically alerts user to low-ice conditions
* Can be used separately as a variable speed blender for fresh fruit smoothies, shakes, maltsithout the use of the ice shaver
* Soft start blender reduces splashing
* Safety interlock prevents injury and will not run unless ice bin cover is in place
* Bright digital display is easy to read from a distance at any angle
* Uniquely designed ice bin keeps ice from solidifying
* Your existing Vita-Mix containers can be used with the PBS
* Includes drain kit with 4' drain hose to accommodate individual installations
* Buttons click reassuringly when pressed
* Made from the same type of sturdy, impact-resistant molded parts for which Vita-Mix is famous
* This model comes with a 1 year PARTS ONLY warranty (For parts and labor 1502)
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