Imperial IRCM-36 - 36" Gas Cheesemelter - 40,000 BTU

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A dependable cheese melter made in the USA

The Imperial IRCM-36 is a top-quality gas cheesemelter that is 36" wide and has a total output of 40,000 BTU per hour. It has infra-red burners which will provide instant and even heat, and this broiler can be ordered for either natural gas or liquid propane. It can be mounted on the IR-6 (and comes with reinforcement channels).

Imperial has been making high-quality, top-value cooking equipment since 1957. They use innovative manufacturing processing with state-of-the-art technology and machinery to enhance efficiencies, lower production costs, and offer top-quality equipment.



      • Made in the USA
      • Protective screen over infra-red burner for splatter protection
      • Individual left / right gas controls
      • Adjustable gas valve
      • Continuous pilot for instant ignition
      • Chrome-plated heavy duty rack
      • Loads and unloads easily
      • Full width, large capacity for high production in peak hours
      • Rack easily lifts out for cleaning
      • Stainless steel front, sides, top and bottom
      • Mounts over IR and IHR ranges, with mounting accessory
      • Can be wall or counter mounted
      • Welded and polished stainless steel seams
      • Control knobs are durable cast aluminum with a chrome finish


Brand Imperial
IRCM-36 (Previously ICMA-36)
Dimensions (WDH) 36" x 17.75" x 17.25"
Ship Weight 162 lb
Total Output 20,000 BTU
Manifold Pressure 5" W.C. (NG) | 10 W.C. (LP)
Manifold Size 3/4"

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