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Lyco Easy-Flow four stage COOLER, Y4132

LYCO Easy-Flow, 4-zone...


A Four Zone LYCO EASY-COOL CONTINUOUS COOLER, all food grade sanitary stainless steel. Manufacturer recommended for corn, peas, green beans, pasta, rice, proteins, dry beans, cut potatoes, potatoes, onions plus many other vegetables and a multitude of food types and shapes.

Manufacture literature describes a revolutionary design for rapid cooling of particulate food items, which they say can, for example cool cooked-hot pasta products down to 40 degrees Fahrenheit, in a fraction of the time of traditional cooling methods. Each zone is capable of submerging and mixing product in cold well water or chilled water where the product rapidly releases heat.


  • Rapid cooling in a small footprint.

  • Dramatically reduced cooling times.

  • Improved food safety AND productivity.

  • Consistent results and uniform end product.

  • Lower freezer and/or refrigeration costs.

  • Heat from the first zone can be recycled to pre-heat blancher or cooker water.

MANUFACTURER LITERATURE describes this 4-stage Lyco Easy-Flow continuous cooler SPECIFICATIONS as:

  • High-capacity, up to 5,000 pounds an hour capacity.

  • As a high-speed particulate cooler able to cool most products like pasta, rice, or vegetables, from 200 degree Fahrenheit down to 40 degrees Fahrenheit in approximately 30 seconds.

  • As a flash chiller able to cool food products from 200 degrees Fahrenheit to 70 degrees Fahrenheit in 10 seconds.


  • Removable wedge-wire dewatering screens.

  • Four (4) Alpha Laval LKH40 sanitary centrifugal pumps, one for each water plenum zone, each with Sterling stainless steel shrouded 5HP motors.

  • Four (4) Yaskawa 1000 Nema 4 variable speed drive controllers in stainless steel enclosures with hinged access covers mounted along the side of the cooler.

  • Overall Dimensions: 190 inch long by 60 inch wide by 63 inch high.

  • 44 inch infeed height, 29.5 inch discharge height.

  • All food grade sanitary stainless steel construction with open, sanitary, easy to clean design.

  • Stainless steel electrical feed box with safety-lock-out, 460 volt 3 phase electrical input.

As of this writing, this Lyco flash chiller / plenum cooler is in stock at ALARD, in EXCELLENT operational, mechanical, and cosmetic condition, ready to go and available for immediate shipment.

CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm availability and discuss your food processing needs.

Alard item reference #: Y4132

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This page contains a single entry by Michael C. Shults, Alard Equipment Corp published on February 18, 2019 3:47 PM.

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