2The History of Braising Pans The “Brat” Pan was invented in EuropeThe Braising Pan was improved upon and introduced in the U.S. by Fred Groen in the early 1960’sIn 2003, DI Foodservice introduced the Eclipse Ergonomic Braising Pan
3Tilting Braising Pan What is a Tilting Braising Pan? It is the most versatile piece of equipment in the kitchenBraises, grills and wet roasts food products.Use as a kettle, steamer, shallow pan fryer or holding cabinet
4Braising Pan Versatility Cook pancakes and eggs for breakfastCook soup and grill hamburgers for lunchCook pasta & sauce and steam vegetables for dinnerMake pudding for dessert
5Eclipse Ergonomic Manual Tilt Braising Pan Models Manual-Tilt, Open Frame, Narrow Footprint Design30- and 40-Gallons2” TDORefit in the field with Casters, Flange or Bullet Feet accessoriesElectric and Gas
6Eclipse Ergonomic Electric Tilt Braising Pan Models Electric-Tilt, Open Leg, Narrow Footprint Design30- and 40-Gallons2” TDORefit in the field with Casters, Flange or Bullet Feet accessoriesElectric and Gas
7Table Top Tilting Braising Pan Table Top Manual-Tilt Model10-GallonElectric OnlyOptional Stand and Drain Cart
8Tilting Braising Pan Features/Benefits Heat transfers evenly over the entire cooking surface with fewer hot spotsUnique heat transfer fins on gas modelsFlat heating elements on electric modelsFast heat-up and cook timesAdjustable vent cover lets you check food without losing heat
9Tilting Braising Pan Features/Benefits Manual-tilt ensures smooth tilting action with less turns of the crankPrecision temperature controlDependable electronic ignition3” radius interior, no tight 1”corners to clean.
10New features of the Eclipse Tilting Braising Field inter-changeable, easy to install casters, bullet or flange feet.Factory-installed faucet bracket makes it easy to add a faucet at customer’s site.Moveable side faucet bracket allows you to move the faucet bracket to either side as desired.
11New features of the Eclipse Tilting Braising Fully adjustable counterbalanced cover will hold the cover open at multiple open positions.Water-resistant control box houses gears and electric motor.Manual override for electric motor conveniently placed at the top of the control box for easy access.
12New features of the Eclipse Tilting Braising 30 gallonWidth reduced from 49 inches to 39 inchesDepth from 36.5 inches to 40 inches40 gallonWidth reduced from 59 inches to 48 inchesHeight remains at 38 inches for both Gas & Electric Models
13Field interchangeable accessory Casters, Bullet or Flange Feet
24Braising Pan Manual Tilt Mechanism Unique design requires fewer turns of hand crank to operate tilt mechanism
25Braising Pan Electric Tilt Mechanism Tilting controls located on slanted front surface of control box.Mechanism is fully enclosed in a water-resistant housing.Manual override relocated to the top of the control box.
26Product ApplicationsBraising, grilling and wet roasting quick browning and simmering of meats and poultryKettle cooking soups, chili, stews and saucesSteam cooking fresh or frozen vegetables and seafoodShallow pan frying eggs and pancakesHolding hold any prepared food
27SummaryThe Groen Braising Pan is one of the most versatile, labor-saving, time-saving and energy-efficient pieces of cooking equipment available