Active Standard ASTM F2141 | Developed by Subcommittee: F26.06
Book of Standards Volume: 15.12
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Significance and Use
1.1 This test method evaluates the energy consumption and performance of self-serve hot deli cases. The food service operator can use this evaluation to select a deli case and understand its energy consumption and performance.
1.2 This test method is applicable to electric, fully open or partially open, hot deli cases that have been designed to hold and merchandise prepackaged hot food. For staff-serve hot deli cases, refer to Test Method F2472.
1.3.1 Energy input rate (10.2),
1.3.2 Energy and temperature at the minimum setting (10.3),
1.3.3 Energy and temperature at the maximum setting (10.3),
1.3.4 Energy and temperature at the manufacturer's recommended setting (10.3),
1.3.5 Holding capacity (10.4),
1.3.6 Holding temperature calibration (10.4),
1.3.7 Preheat energy rate (10.5),
1.3.8 Idle energy rate (10.6), and
1.3.9 Holding energy rate (10.7).
1.4 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
A36/A36M Specification for Carbon Structural Steel
F2472 Test Method for Performance of Staff-Serve Hot Deli Cases
ICS Number Code 97.040.50 (Small kitchen appliances)