The Terminator is a stainless steel plate chiller that is able to chill 10 gallons of boiling wort to proper pitching temperature in 5 minutes when you use 58°F cooling water at 5 gpm.
The benefits of the Therminator and chilling your wort to proper yeast pitching temperature are numerous:
- Ability to quickly reduce wort temperature leads to less risk of bacteria infection
- All fittings are 316 Stainless Steel
- An oxygen free furnace that is brazed together with pure copper to ensure that no potential leaks will happen
- Compact footprint: 7.5" W / 4" D / 3"/
- Low restriction that is ideal for gravity feeding
- Very easy to clean and sanitize (small enough to boil the unit)
- Uses garden hose connections on the water side so you will not have to purchase extra adapters
- 1/2" Male NPT fittings on the wort side mates up with most common connector types.
- Lowest water consumption plate chiller available
- Comes with a stainless steel mounting bracket