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The Original Chewable Ice®.

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.

That’s why the experts at Scotsman created the Meridian™ Series, a powerful new lineup of ice and water dispensers designed with your facility’s unique space, production and installation needs in mind. With the Meridian™ Series, you get premium reliability, time-saving serviceability and intuitive cleanability — along with the softest, most satisfying ice form available on the market today.


  • Performance - Up to 500 lbs. of ice production in 24 hours, with storage capacity of up to 40 lbs.
  • Smarter Construction - Durable stainless steel evaporator and exterior panels. Greaseless bearings for reduced maintenance. Larger sink opening and dispensing area. Antimicrobial AquaArmor with AgION™ is molded into key components.
  • Space-maximizing design - The industry's smallest operational footprint relative to capacity. Featuring specially designed contoured sides for enhanced breathability and an external air filter.
  • More convenient front access - Removable front panels allow ease of access and service to all key internal components. Including a removable storage bin for better cleaning and maintenance access.
  • Enhanced service features - Intuitive LED diagnostic lights reduce service time. Unit specific QR code for quick access to service manuals and warranty history. Convenient USB drive that allows for fast software updates. New removable sink and grill provide maximum access for ease of cleaning.
  • Energy and Water Efficiency - Industry leading efficiencies deliver on going savings.
  • Quieter operation - Improved condenser fan function.


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 and Water
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 gallons/100 lb
Technical specs are based on air-cooled countertop models. 


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