Ancaster Food Equipment has been providing quality and affordable commercial refrigeration solutions for over 30 years. Choosing to work with the True® brand came with decades of experience and product testing. With high-quality, energy-efficient three-door coolers you can trust, our customers are ensured optimal temperatures, durable exteriors, and easy-to-clean products. Our fully refurbished three-glass door cooler services include a thorough unit overhaul by our certified technicians.
Our techs replace every refrigerator component with genuine OEM parts, so your Refurbished True® cooler works exactly as it did when it rolled off the assembly line. All mechanical and electrical components are stripped and replaced whether the original part was working or not! This includes:
- Brand New OEM Compressor
- New drier
- Virgin refrigerant
- New acrylic signage
- New OEM Fan Motors
- New OEM Temperature Control and Probes
- New LED lighting system
- New control relays
- Complete interior and exterior cosmetic makeover
Our team also sands down the exterior and re-vinyls each unit so it looks like a brand-new three-door commercial cooler when you receive it. We ensure all our refurbished True® three glass door refrigerators are sterilized and odorless, eliminating all sanitation concerns.
All our products come with a full warranty of 2 years for parts and service & 7 years on the compressor so that you don’t have to worry about absorbing the cost of expensive repairs.
GLASS DOOR COOLERS FROM ANCASTER FOOD EQUIPMENT
True’s® GDM-72 has a non-chip durable exterior with double pane glass doors and a patented lighting system for brighter views of your merchandise. The ‘no stoop’ lower shelf option maximizes product visibility, while its energy-efficient technology minimizes utility costs.
With three glass doors and 12 shelves for optimal storage opportunities, the GDM-72 three-door commercial refrigerator is a factory-engineered masterpiece. Using R134 hydrocarbon technology to increase sustainability and reduce environmental damage, this refrigerator helps keep your business green. Some features of the GDM-72 include:
- Exterior – non-peel or chip white laminated vinyl; durable and permanent.
- Interior – attractive, ETL Sanitation Listed approved, white aluminum liner with 300 series stainless steel floor.
- Frame rail fitted with leg levelers.
- Illuminated exterior sign panel. A variety of sign options are available.
- Self-closing doors
- Each door is fitted with a 12″ (305 mm) extruded handle
- 100% North American made
- Easily accessible condenser coil for cleaning
- Double-pane thermal glass door assemblies
- Oversized, factory balanced, refrigeration system holds 33°F to 38°F (.5°C to 3.3°C)
Whether you own a restaurant or supermarket, the best 3-door commercial coolers are a pricey investment. Many business owners prefer a refurbished model, especially if supplied by a reputable retailer like Ancaster Food Equipment. Our Ontario-based company offers the largest selection of refurbished three-door coolers manufactured by True®.
A 3 glass door cooler offers the same style, energy efficiency, and fresh-food guarantee as the one and two-door models, with one big difference – size. The True® three-door cooler provides maximum space for storing food products in your store or restaurant. For customer convenience and grab-and-go optimization, nobody does it better than True®.
DECIDING ON NEW, USED, OR REFURBISHED COMMERCIAL COOLERS
When acquiring commercial coolers, businesses often grapple with the decision between new, used, or refurbished options. With varying prices, functionality, and lifespan, each option presents its unique set of advantages and challenges.
1. Budget Constraints
New Coolers: Purchasing a brand-new commercial cooler often demands the highest initial investment. These pristine units featuring the latest technology typically come with full warranties. However, this higher upfront cost can strain limited budgets.
Used Coolers: These are undoubtedly the most budget-friendly. However, the lower price often reflects the cooler’s age, usage, and the absence of a warranty. It’s essential to ensure that the cooler’s discounted price doesn’t come at the expense of functionality or imminent repairs.
Refurbished Coolers: Situated between new and used in terms of cost, refurbished coolers have been restored to working condition, sometimes with non-original parts. They’re typically more expensive than used coolers but less than new ones.
2. Intended Use and Duration: Short-term needs vs. long-term investment
New Coolers: Perfect for those planning a long-term investment and intending to use the cooler for many years. The longevity and efficiency often justify the cost.
Used Coolers: Ideal for businesses with short-term requirements. If you’re setting up a temporary space or are on a tight budget and need a quick solution, used units can be adequate.
Refurbished Coolers: These can serve both short-term and medium-term needs. With updated parts and repairs, they often last longer than used units but might not be as long-lasting as new ones.
3. Warranty and Service Guarantees
New Coolers: Almost always come with extensive warranties, ensuring peace of mind. The manufacturer covers any malfunctions, ensuring minimal disruptions.
Used Coolers: Warranties are rare with used units. The repair costs will be out of pocket if there is a breakdown. This risk factor can sometimes offset the initial savings.
Refurbished Coolers: Many reputable sellers offer limited warranties on refurbished units. While not as comprehensive as new ones, these warranties provide a safety net for buyers.
4. Energy Efficiency and Environmental Concerns
New Coolers: Feature the latest energy-efficient technologies. While they may be more expensive upfront, they often result in significant savings in energy bills over time. Plus, they align with a business’s green initiatives, reducing carbon footprints.
Used Coolers: Older models might not be as energy-efficient. This can lead to higher utility bills and increased environmental impact. Ensure you check the unit’s energy ratings before purchasing.
Refurbished Coolers: The energy efficiency varies. While they might have updated components, the base unit could still be an older, less efficient model. Again, reviewing energy ratings is crucial.
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CONTACT ANCASTER FOOD EQUIPMENT TODAY
Whether you’re located in B.C. or Edmonton, Ancaster Food Equipment offers convenient Canada-wide shipping. TRUE®’s stand-alone 3-door coolers require no refrigeration specialists — plug it in, and you’re all set!
For more information on our unique selection of three-door coolers, we invite you to contact Ancaster Food Equipment at 1-866-711-5486 or visit our contact page online.