Multi-refrigerant recover, recycle, recharge machine

The Robinair 17800C can recover, recycle, evacuate and recharge multiple refrigerants, all in one fast and continuous operation through one hook-up. It’s ideal for mass transit vehicles, buses, refrigerated trailers or containers and other applications that use refrigerants other than R-134a and not typically found in mobile vehicle applications. Recover, recycle, evacuate and recharge R-12, R-134a, R-22, R-404A, R-407C, R-452A**, R-448A**, R-449A** and many other medium-pressure and high-pressure refrigerant blends.

The Robinair 17800C is UL1963 certified.

Compatible with accessory printer 30038

*Cannot be used on refrigerant systems found in Class I – III light-duty passenger vehicles. For mass-transit vehicles and stationary systems using multiple refrigerants only. Not for automotive passenger vehicle systems.

**R-452A, R-448A, R-449A for in-field machines only available through your local Robinair service center. Find a service center near you here [https://robinair.com/support/service-and-repair/service-centers]. Newly-manufactured machines will include updated software for R-452A, R-448A, R-449A systems from the factory.

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  • 17800C Multi-refrigerant A/C RRR machine
  • Operators manual
  • Service Center Listing Sheet
  • Vacuum Pump Oil MSDS sheet (Multi-language; English
  • French
  • Latin American Spanish)
  • Compressor Oil MSDS sheet (Multi-language; English
  • French
  • Latin American Spanish)
  • EPA registration sheet/envelope
  • Calibration weight
  • ¼” Flare hose set
  • 50 lb. ¼” Flare fitting refrigerant tank
115VAC, 60Hz
Operating Temp Range
50 to 105° F (11 to 41° C)
Recovery Rate
Vapor, 0.5 lbs./min and Liquid 1 lbs./min
Vacuum Pump
5.0 cfm at 60 Hz
Hose length
18 ft. (5.5 m)
Recycling filter
300 lbs. refrigerant capacity
47” H x 26” W x 30” D
280 lbs. (without tank)
External cylinder
50 lb generic recovery tank (22.68 kg); 40 lb capacity
One Year

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Refrigerant R134a R-1234yf R134a
A/C Service Automatic Automatic Automatic
Manifold Values Yes - Panel valves Automatic - Not required Automatic - Not required
Recovery Efficiency 98.50% 98.50% 98.50%
Charge Accuracy +/- .5 oz +/- .5 oz +/- .5 oz
Automatic Internal Tank Refill No Yes Yes
Auto Oil Drain Yes Yes Yes
Auto Oil Injection No No Yes, 1 bottle
UV Dye Injection No No No
Air Purge Automatic Automatic Automatic
A/C Component Flushing Yes Yes
Vacuum Leak Test Yes Yes Yes
Nitrogen Leak Test No No No
Vehicle Data Optional, 34414-A Optional, 34412-E
Service Record Storage No Yes Yes
Refrigerant Management Yes Yes Yes
Display 4.3” LCD Display 5.7” LCD Display 5” x 9” Color, Graphical Display
Vacuum Pump 5 cfm dual stage (35 microns) 1.5 cfm dual stage (35 microns) 1.5 cfm dual stage (35 microns)
Internal Tank 50 lb (External tank) 30 lb 30 lb
Hose Length 18 ft 9 ft 9 ft
Printer Optional, 30038 Yes Optional, 30038
Notification Light No Yes Yes
WiFi Capable No No Yes, requires 80211TMP or 80211VCI master kit
Audio Yes No
USB port No Yes Yes
Cord Wrap Yes Yes Yes
Filter-Drier Capacity 300 lbs 330 lbs 150 lbs
Warranty 1 Year 1 Year 1 Year
Service Over 255 trained and certified service facilities Over 255 trained and certified service facilities Over 255 trained and certified service facilities
Meets SAE J-2788 Requirements No Yes
RJ45 Ethernet Connector No Yes WiFi capable with 80211TMP or 80211VCI master kit
Integrated Refrigerant Identifier No Yes No
Contaminated Refrigerant Removal Port No Yes No
Meets SAE J-2843 Requirements No Yes
Meets SAE J-2927 No Yes
Hybrid/EV capable Yes Yes No
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