For some reason, sellers of the machines are shy about the donut count. This machine count: 147,000. Minus 2% for samples and wastage -2,940. 144,000/12 = 12,000 dozen.
My numbers are my own. You might sell for a different price or have different costs. And from that you subtract rent, bags, cost of helpers, permits, if any. Dont worry about the machine, worry about the plan.
Success in this is 95% planning and 5% execution, not the other way around. Think, plan, and get your ducks in a row.
If you need a business or health licence, go get that. Find the location you want and make your rental deal.
If you are going to be mobile figure out your route, transportation, storage and security. I have two machines for sale, Ill list the other after this one completes. Maybe you want to make a deal on both and open two locations.There are many strategies, including being an event caterer, following county fair, setting up on a college campus or an add-on to someone elses existing business. At the beginning I suggest you pick one and develop it strongly. This machine comes in its original box and in the photos you see the machine being packed for the sale. Dimensions and weight are below.
Ill give you our address on request. Unless you know what you are doing and have experience, youll have various problems for the first few months. Its up to you, there is certainly no pressure from me.
Time is the valuable thing, I cant offer it for free. But for the price I can help you with business strategy, machine operation, shop operation, staff, supplies and how to get them. However, included for free is the Lil Orbits video which explains the setup of the machine and how to make donuts and maybe you can get by on that and your wits.
On the Lil Orbits website they highlight the activities of worldwide operators and you can get ideas. Can produce 1,200 doughnuts per hour at full speed. Sets up in minutes, suitable for use in portable operations. Flotation canal system makes cleanup easier than with chains, sprockets, etc.
Digital counter keeps track of every doughnut made. (20 amp dedicated circuit recommended). 37" long x 14" wide x 24 1/2 high (with all components attached). 220VAC 50Hz, 2,300 watts. Robertshaw thermostats with safety hi-limit thermostat.Food grade stainless steel and aluminum. For more information about the SS 1200 and the Lil' Orbits brand, visit. Lil' Orbits SS1200 220V Automatic Donut Machine, complete. Lil Orbits Sanitary Hopper Cover. I also have a second medium size hopper and a Quikrete 80lb.
To make batches of donut mix. Lil Orbits sells concentrate and you can use this mixer to make your own Lil Orbits mix. This one is brand new, never used, and the best way to mix dry ingredient batches. The item "Lil Orbits SS1200 Mini Donut Machine 220V" is in sale since Monday, September 26, 2016. This item is in the category "Business & Industrial\Restaurant & Catering\Commercial Kitchen Equipment\Baking & Dough Equipment\Donut Machines".The seller is "cvco" and is located in Penang. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.