18" Wide Custom Panel Trash Compactor - DFC

Custom Panel



Design Flexibility

  • "No front" model accepts custom door panels 

Convenient Operation

  • Easy-glide drawer allows for smooth opening and closing
  • 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 knob
    • Remove odors
    • Eliminates the need for perfumed deodorizers
    • 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
    • Designed to function as a key with the look of a Designer knob
  • 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
    • 3.5 millimeters thick
    • Pre-punched holes match bag retainer buttons
  • One activated charcoal air filter
  • One breakaway trash basket

Optional Custom Front Accessories

  • Package of 15 replacement plastic bags and ties (TCB15-VUC)
  • Activated charcoal air filter (ACF-VUC) for replacement every six to nine months
  • Professional handle kit - (PHK17SS)
  • Designer handle kit - (DDHK17SS)

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

  • DFC180