The Best Commercial Cotton Candy Machines - Ribbon or Tubular? Which is Better?

Cotton candy machines can be manufactured with either a ribbon or tubular style heat element. But what does that mean to the operator?

To best illustrate the characteristics of each, read the list below.

42279 Heat RibbonRibbon Style Heat Element

  • Heats immediately
  • Very responsive heat adjustments
  • Cools down very quickly
  • Can be damaged more easily
  • Great choice for owner/operator or experienced professional staff

Tubular Spinner HeadTubular Style Heat Element

  • Slightly longer heat up time
  • Slower to react to heat adjustments
  • Gradual cool down
  • Almost indestructible, easy to maintain
  • Excellent choice for rentals, multiple operators, volunteers, or first-timers
Leave your comment