18" Wide Trash Compactor - VUC181

Professional Series

Convenient Operation

  • Built-in small litter area
    • Allows loading of small items without opening large trash drawer
    • May be opened while compactor is operating
  • Large 1.7-cubic-foot trash drawer
    • Largest capacity of any residential compactor
    • Allows random loading of bulky items
    • Easily holds the weekly trash of a family of four
  • Breakaway trash basket
    • Easy to empty and clean
    • May be used with or without bags
    • Basket release handle/plate for easy removal
  • Activated charcoal filter and fan with control panel switch
    • Remove odors
    • Eliminates the need for perfumed deodorizers
    • A control panel light indicates fan is operating
  • Built-in storage compartment
    • Convenient storage of compactor bags or other cleanup items
  • Largest capacity available

Maximum Compacting Power

  • 1/2 horsepower, high-torque motor
    • Most powerful motor in a residential compactor
  • 3-Point Drive System avoids jamming which can result from uneven loading
  • Reduces trash to approximately one-fourth its original size in 35 seconds or less
  • Delivers 3,000 pounds of crushing force at every position and at every point on the ram head
  • 3-Piece Ram encloses motor and drive system for quiet operation

Sturdy Construction and Safety Features

  • Durable, heavy-gauge steel frame
  • Double reinforced base withstands heavy loads Key-start operation with safety lock
  • Key -start operation
  • Positive drawer closing
    • Compactor will not operate while drawer is open

Standard Accessories

  • Five grip/slip plastic bags with ties
    • Outside grips to hold bag in place; inside slips for easy compacting
    • Specifically designed to fit 18" wide compactor
    • A tough 3.5 millimeters thick
    • Pre-punched holes match bag retainer buttons
  • One activated charcoal air filter
  • One breakaway trash basket

Optional Accessories

  • Package of 15 replacement plastic bags and ties (TCB15-VUC)
  • Activated charcoal air filter (ACF-VUC) for replacement every six to nine months

Exclusive Finishes

  • Available in Stainless Steel (SS), Black (BK), White (WH), Metallic Silver (MS), Graphite Gray (GG), Stone Gray (SG), Taupe (TP), Biscuit (BT), Cotton White (CW), Oyster Gray (OG), Golden Mist (GM), Lemonade (LE), Sage (SA), Mint Julep (MJ), Sea Glass (SE), Iridescent Blue (IB), Viking Blue (VB), Pumpkin (PM), Racing Red (RR), Apple Red (AR), Burgundy (BU), Plum (PL), Chocolate (CH), Cobalt Blue (CB)
  • May be ordered with Brass Accent Option (BR) for nameplate and drawer handle brackets.
    • All brass components have a durable protective coating for maintenance-free use

Warranty Highlights*

  • One-year full warranty – complete unit
  • Lifetime limited warranty – stainless steel exterior
  • Five-year limited warranty – drive system motor
  • Ninety-day full - cosmetic parts such as painted items and decorative items

    *Warranty valid on Viking products shipped within the United States and Canada

Model Number

  • VUC181