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AccuBatch® brine maker FAQs
Questions and answers about the AccuBatch® brine maker
What is the production rate of the AccuBatch® brine maker system?
The AccuBatch® brine maker can make approximately 800 gallons per batch.
What makes the AccuBatch® brine maker different from other entry-level models on the market?
As the only entry-level model to offer automatic brine concentration measurement via a sensor, the AccuBatch® brine maker features a simple plug-and-play design that allows for easy installation and operation. No prior experience operating brine makers is necessary.
The system also has a quick, easy and efficient clean-out process that takes only minutes to complete. Made from durable fiberglass materials, the AccuBatch® brine maker is a budget-friendly system you can depend on.
How does the system measure the concentration of the brine?
The AccuBatch® brine maker measures brine concentration with a state of the art, temperature compensated conductivity meter.
What is the unit made of?
Both tanks are made of marine-grade fiberglass that is durable as well as dependable.
How many people does it take to operate the brine maker?
Its simple plug-and-play design only requires one employee to operate the brine maker.
What happens if something goes wrong with the system during operation?
An emergency contact number is provided by Cargill and phone support is available should you need assistance operating your AccuBatch® brine maker.
What is the warranty available for this equipment?
There is a one-year warranty on all parts.
What training is available if I purchase this equipment?
All setup, training and operation information will be supplied via a comprehensive manual upon delivery of your machine.
How do I keep the AccuBatch® system from freezing if stored outdoors?
Brine will freeze at various temperatures at given concentrations based on the salt eutectic curve. The AccuBatch®brine maker was designed so that all water, brine or fresh, can be drained from holding tanks, hoses and fittings easily and quickly to avoid any freezing problems.
How easy is it to install the AccuBatch® brine maker?
The AccuBatch® brine maker was designed for simple setup and install. Cargill will provide a site preparation checklist that includes details about prepping your site prior to installation. A detailed installation and operation manual with comprehensive visual aids will accompany the system upon delivery. Furthermore, a Cargill representative is only a phone call away.
Who do I call if there is a problem or malfunction with the equipment?
If you encounter a problem or malfunction with your AccuBatch® brine maker, please contact Cargill directly at 1-866-900-SALT (7258).
How do I clean out insoluble material from the brine maker?
Both tanks are fitted with cleanout ports. The salt hopper has a 6” manually operated butterfly valve that can be discharged into a bucket loader. The brine tank has a 2” port that can discharge any residual waste material. In addition, both tanks have the ability to be flushed with fresh water using the AccuBatch® system pump. They are also each easily accessible to clean out using a customer supplied hose or pressure washer.