Dowson Crouton Slicer Dicer

For the accurate slicing of croutons from a variety of different bread types.
Dowson Crouton Slicer Dicer


Can be hand-fed or fit onto any existing production line.

Variety of loaf types

Our crouton slicer dicer can handle tinned, baton and artisan loaves with ease 

Crust removal option

As an optional add-on, crusts can be removed as part of the production process.

High Through-put

Capable of producing 1 tonne of croutons per hour from an incredibly small footprint.

Our crouton slicing and dicing work-horse.

Our Crouton Machines offer low crumb, precision slicing in access of a tonne of croutons per hour. Coupled with our usual reliability and low maintenance, they are a natural favourite for food producers of all scale.

Five reasons customers buy this machine.

Versatility – Cubes from 6mm to 25mm, square or oblong from a variety of loaf types.

Reciprocating Blades – Reciprocating blades out perform traditional band-saw style blades for precision, reduced wastage and running costs.

Productivity – Capable of producing 1 tonne of croutons per hour.

Low Maintenance – Quick change blades, easy to clean and maintain.

Compatibility – Can be self contained or connected to any existing production line.


Product Suitability

The Dowson Crouton Slicer Dicer offers precision slicing for a variety of product types.

Tinned Loaves

Tinned Loaves

Baton Loaf

Baton Loaves

Free Bake Bread

Artisan Loaves

Designed to be a crouton production work-horse.

You can find the Dowson Crouton Slicer Dicer all over the world with good reason. It was designed to be a highly effective, flexible and low maintenance piece of equipment that could be utilised by a variety of food producers requiring premium and/or high volume crouton production.

Reciprocating Blade Unit

The Dowson Crouton Slicer Dicer utilises a double, reciprocating blade design for greater cutting accuracy, reduced crumb loss, increased throughput and reduced maintenance.

Optional Crust Removal

An optional add-on is the ability to remove all crusts in the production line prior to slicing and dicing.

Fits any production line

The Dowson Crouton Slicer Dicer can be hand or conveyor fed making it a highly flexible piece of equipment for all sizes of food manufacturers.

Small operational footprint

Due to the well though-out design and engineering, our crouton machine takes up less floorspace than many competitor alternatives while still delivering an incredibly high hourly output of croutons.

Technical Specifications

The Dowson Crouton Slicer Dicer has the following technical specifications. A pdf with more detailed information is available below.



Machine Size

Width: 1000mm
Length: 1550mm
Height: 2000mm


Work inlet height

From 1200mm +/- 100mm on the feet


Slicer: 675 Kg
Dicer: 6520Kg



230/240/380/415V 3 Phase, 50/60Hz

Product Dimensions

Length 350mm
XL model available

Crouton Size Range

Crouton sizes from 6mm to 125mm.
Croutons can be cut square or oblong.


Slice/Dice Speed per min/hour

Up to 20 loaves per minute.
1 tonne per hour output.

For a more detailed specification, please download the technical datasheet:

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Questions before you buy?

Are you interested in finding out more? Call our pre-sales support team on +44 (0)1535 680611

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