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HID540 Meridian™ Series Ice and Water Dispenser

Whether it’s providing patient care in the healthcare environment or serving staff and visitors in breakrooms, office suites and other settings, a reliable dispenser helps get the job done. In fact, it can contribute to better efficiency and morale, and even comfort and safety.

With the introduction of Meridian™, Scotsman has combined legendary reliability, time-saving serviceability and convenient cleaning – all in one, innovative lineup. Born out of extensive market research and optimized for today’s fast-paced food service, healthcare and hospitality environments, Meridian™ was developed with space, production and installation in mind, and delivers the softest, most satisfying ice on the market.


The Meridian™ Difference


  • Touch-free, infrared dispensing of ice and water eliminates the need to physically touch the dispenser for more sanitary operation (Push-Button option also available).
  • AgION™ and other antimicrobial compounds are molded into key components to help inhibit the growth of microbes, bacteria, mold and algae.
  • Fully removable bin, spouts, air filter, sink, and grill allow for easy cleaning and maintenance.
  • Sealed refrigeration system minimizes outside airborne contamination.
  • Front accessible, removable air filter makes cleaning more convenient.

Reliability & Ease of Use:

  • Sealed, maintenance-free bearings reduce preventative maintenance and ensure maximum reliability.
  • Produces Scotsman's chewable H² Nugget Ice which is slow-melting and designed for reliable dispensing.
  • Space-maximizing design – the industry's smallest operational footprint relative to capacity, featuring specially designed contoured sides for enhanced breathability.
  • SmoothStream™ water dispensing technology reduces splashing to keep the machine and surrounding areas clean.
  • Unit-specific QR code for quick access to service manuals and warranty history.
  • Durable stainless-steel evaporator and exterior panels, plus larger sink opening and dispensing area.
  • Enhanced service features - Intuitive LED diagnostic lights reduce service time and convenient USB drive allows for fast software updates.
  • Industry-leading energy and water efficiency along with quieter operation.


24 hr Production: 500 lb. @ 70/50, 365 lb. @ 90/70

Dimensions: 21.5" W x 24.38" D x 41.5" H

Shipping Carton: 24.25" W x 27.13" D x 41.5" H

Shipping Weight: 215 lb.

Available Condenser Options: Air, Water

Dispensing Options: Touch-Free, Push-Button

Storage Capacity: 40 lb.


Base Electrical, Volts/Hz/Phase: 115/60/1

Max. Fuse Size: 15 amps

Minimum Circuit Amps: Cord


Energy & Water Usage

Energy: 5.5 kWh/100 lb.

Water: 12.0 gallons/100 lb.


*Technical specs shown are based on air-cooled model



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