The GC-12, gas fired, self-contained steam jacketed kettle. A double wall kettle interior shall form a steam jacket around the lower 2/3 of the kettle. The jacket enclosure shall contain factory sealed distilled water. Kettle exterior is fully insulated. The bottom of the kettle shall be of hemispherical design for superior heat circulation.
The mounting base shall include four stainless steel tubular legs fitted with a four hole adjustable foot for securing the unit to the floor and a stainless steel mechanism housing.
A removable operating handle with high heat proof knob shall be mounted on the right.
Construction shall be stainless steel type 304 with #4 satin exterior finish. The interior kettle liner shall be a one piece welded construction made with type 316 stainless steel for added resistance to corrosion. The kettle shall be ASME constructed and National Board Registered.
The controls shall be integrally mounted to the kettle and shall include solid state thermostat, power switch temperature light, ignition light, low water indicator light, water sight glass, pressure gauge and electronic ignition.
Safety features, low water shut off, burners turn off automatically when kettle is tilted, pressure switch and pressure relief valve.
The kettle shall operate in a temperature range of 150 degrees Fahrenheit (66 degrees Celsius) to 285 degrees Fahrenheit (140 degrees Celsius) at a maximum pressure of 50 PSI (345 kPa).