DIHR ALI spa, the largest warewashing manufacturer in the Ali Group, has announced the launch of the RX Optima rack conveyor series.
The RX Optima series features 21 models in all, from the RX 250 compact for capacities of 100 to 250 racks per hour, to the the RX 480 which can wash up to 480 racks per hour.
The company claims extensive energy reduction features for the machines including rinse water consumption of 0.45 Litres per rack.
Standard features across the range see double skinned construction with thermal and acoustic insulation; a triple rinse water system; drain heat recovery; detegent saving system; and a break tank with rinse booster pump that meets UK water requirements.
The machines also come with an easily readable 7 inch TFT display screen and capacitive keyboard; constant monitoring of key operating parameter and cheduled maintenance reminders.
An autotimer with operating hours counter also monitors water and energy consumption while a self-diagnostic electronic system identifies faults quickly.
Optional extras for the RX Optima stable include HDR 200 which offers a 9% energy reduction using waste heat recovery, and pre-heats both the incoming rinse water and the inlet air to dry dishes (available on straight, 90° and 180° arcs); automatic drain with motorised valves; sanitation system, detergent and rinse aid dosing pumps.
Operators may also choose to specify a temperature monitoring probe for inlet water; stainless steel wash pumps; a 90° corner inlet with pre-wash; and 24-hour detailed HACCP monitoring.
There is also the option to have the machine delivered in two or three parts.
The RX Optima series will be sold in addition to the AX Compact and the AX Series of professional rack conveyor dishwashers.