Le Cache Euro 3800 Chocolate #750
We also offer an extended warranty with enhanced coverage for our wine cabinets and cooling units.
- Premium Cherry wood veneer
- Hardwood French doors
- Crown and base moldings
- Hand-carved wood trim
- Hand-turned pewter pulls and security locks
- Double-pane tinted glass
- Foil-backed polyisocyanurate insulation
- CellarPro energy-efficient cooling unit (made in USA)
- Electronic Thermostat and Digital Display
- Adjustable Humidity Control
- Energy-Saver and Quick-Chill Modes
- Audible and Visual Alarms
- SB/0™ Technology - Flush against the Wall
- Top-vent exhaust
- High Performance Air Filtration System
- All-wood Interlock racks
- Universal racking fits oversized bottles
- Low-heat interior light
- Optional bottle probe
- Five-year warranty on the cooling system
- Two-year warranty on entire cabinet
- Optional Extended Warranty
- In-stock items ship within 5-7 days
All wine cabinets from Le Cache come with a choice of 3 energy-efficient CellarPro cooling units included in the price of the wine cabinet. The 3 CellarPro cooling units are dimensionally sized exactly alike, and therefore they are interchangeable. However, the 3 cooling units differ in terms of their BTUH cooling output and the level of noise that they produce. Each of the 3 cooling units is discussed below.
For more information about sizing the best cooling unit for your cabinet, refer to our Cooling Unit Buying Guide for Wine Cabinets.
The 1800QTL-ECX is our quietest cooling unit, and is designed exclusively for residential use in a temperature-controlled environment. The 1800QTL-ECX is appropriate for all credenzas, Model 1400 and Model 2400 wine cabinets. It also can be used in larger Model 3100, Model 3800 and Model 5200 wine cabinets, provided that the desired cellar temperature is closer to 60F than 55F.
This unit should not be used in ducted applications, or paired with our front duct hood.
Key Stats: 1065 BTUH at 55F, 41 dbA installed in a cabinet.
The 1800QT-ECX cooling unit is approximately 30% more powerful and 4 decibels louder than The 1800QTL-ECX cooling unit. It is designed for residential use in a temperature-controlled environment. The 1800QT-ECX easily can maintain 55F in our largest wine cabinets.
This unit can be used with our front duct hood.
Key Stats: 1380 BTUH at 55F, 45 dbA installed in a cabinet.
The 1800XT-ECX is approximately 5% more powerful and 3 decibels louder than The 1800QT-ECX cooling unit, because it uses more powerful fans. As a result, The 1800XT-ECX is ideally suited for garage environments (with temperatures ranging from 40F to 95F), commercial environments (where the cellar is frequently accessed) and installations with our front-duct hood..
Key Stats: 1456 BTUH at 55F, 48 dbA installed in a cabinet.
1800XTS-ECX cooling units, approximately 30% more powerful than 1800XT-ECX cooling units, also can be used inside Le Cache wine cabinets for an additional charge. Please call us at 707.794.8000 for more information and/or to order.
Specs & Resources
Size: 63w x 31d x 91h (in)
Weight: 510 lbs
115V AC / 60 Hz
Running / Startup Amps (compressor)
- CellarPro 1800QTL-ECX: 2.4 Amps / 14.2 Amps
- CellarPro 1800QT-ECX: 2.9 Amps / 20.1 Amps
- CellarPro 1800XT-ECX: 3.0 Amps / 20.1 Amps
Thermal Load Calculations
Capacity: 458 bottles
Double Deep storage
Racked Slots: 408 bottles (3.8 inch slots)
Bulk Space: approximately 50 bottles (stacked)
2 Years (Cabinet) / 5 Years (Cooling Unit)
Optional Extended Warranty
Click on one of the following links for more information:
- Owner's Manual
- Cooling Unit Selection Guide
- Placement Requirements
- Wine Cabinet Delivery & Inspection Instructions
- Wine Cabinet Filter: Top View
- Top View Drawings
- Adjustable Humidity Performance Chart
- Wine Cabinet Monthly Operating Cost
- Cooling Unit Sound Performance
- Interactive Product Demo
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(1) We count the top of the racks as 1 row when counting rows in our racks.
(2) Every slot in the racks is 3 3/4" and sized to fit oversized Burgundy and most Champagne-size bottles.
(3) Bulk storage is located atop the racks (except for the first row atop the racks). Bulk storage capacity is based on Bordeaux-size bottles.
(4) Total capacity is the sum of racked plus bulk capacity, with double-deep storage in all cases except the Contemporary Credenza (which is single-deep). Usable capacity may be lower by 2-3 bottles when the first few cells under the cooling unit are left empty for proper air circulation.
Top intake will allow you to place your wine cabinet flush against the wall; however, in order to operate properly, a cabinet with top intake MUST have sufficient clearance ABOVE the cabinet. If sufficient clearance does not exist, rear intake should be selected, and 3-4 inches of clearance must be provided BEHIND the wine cabinet. Regardless, the sides of the cabinet always need to be open - in other words, placement in an enclosed space, alcove or closet will not work unless our front-vent hood is used. Click on our placement requirements tab for more information.
Does the unit really need a dedicated circuit?
A: Yes, our units require dedicated circuits. When we say "dedicated circuit", we mean that the circuit shouldn't have any items that require heavy draws of electricity - eg other appliances, vacuum cleaners, big-screen TVs, blow-dryers - on the same circuit as the cooling unit. Lighting, computers or other low-draw items shouldn't be a problem on the same circuit.
Do I need the condensate drain line?
A: You don't need the drain line because our wine cabinets are constructed to be airtight when the doors are closed, and the cooling unit has a drain pan to catch excess condensation, which is burned off as the cooling unit runs.
Why does the fan run without the compressor?
A: We've programmed our fans to stay "on" for 3 minutes after the compressor turns "off", and then every 15 minutes thereafter , to recirculate moisture inside the cabinet. This fan cycle is extremely energy efficient, and increases the humidity inside the cabinet.
Ratings & Reviews
Wine cabinet Cache 3800
We have finally received our cabinet after, returning it when they tried to deliver the first time. The delivery company wanted to leave it at the front door, which would not work since, we were supposed to have white gloved delivery.
It has now been installed and the wine has been placed in the cooler. The spacing is large and holds the large bottles. It would be nice if the space at the top had racks at least one side. Seems somewhat wasted space. Overall I am very satisfied with the cooler.
by jeff G
bought the 3800 and had delivered 4/9. I had a problem with delivery company and they did not level and therefore the unit would not seal correctly. But the team at IWA was very helpful and called moving company to come back out and level correctly. The one thing i learned is leveling the unit is very important and cannot be done with 1 person. IWA was great, delivery company was just OK, but had i known about the leveling before i could have avoided some problems. Great unit, good looking, great cooling unit. 468 botlle count is a little high, but i did get over 400 in unit.
by Rob E.
Great unit, even more beautiful in person, you will be happy. Seemed to get to temperature within just a few hours empty, although I did not start mine up until sitting flat for 24 hours since it was sideways while getting through my door.
Be careful not to assume it will be white glove unloaded just anywhere. I originally wanted to put in the basement and was told it could be delivered there, Lucky for me I changed my mind before they arrived and found a better spot on first floor. However they mentioned had I not changed my mind they would not have brought it down the stairs. Also check dimensions not only where you will put it but front door and hallways to get it where you want before ordering. It comes boxed so you will want to allow a little more room too. It was tight but I was ok as it turned out.
Mine was delivered with a chip on the front rack but because they came out right away to replace the rack I was very happy with the service, and it was not a big deal.
Since I just got it I can't speculate on its longevity but seems very well built with a solid looking cooling unit.
Since I have it in a living area I was concerned about the sound. So I got the sound dampener with top exhaust and although it wasn't extremely noisy without it, I would recommend getting a dampener unless you are putting in a noisy room. Lastly I would buy a clock outlet or replug it with a flat plug because the plug it comes with is pretty fat (deep) and I bought the top vent so I could cut it into the baseboard and be flat to the wall and this caused an issue for me. If your plug is to the side of the unit you will only need to worry about the cord thickness.
The Right Decision
by Terry S
The best compliment that I can give is that I would make the same decision again, buying from Le Cache was the right decision.
We couldn't be happier!
by Robert W.
We couldn't be happier with the looks, workmanship quality, and quiet performance. The only problem is consumption vs acquisition capacity exceeds our ability to accumulate bottles (lol)! We have about 120 bottles so we have 350 vacancies.....
Love the wine cabinet
by Steve S.
Love the wine cabinet, best thing I have ever done, well almost.
by James L.
The wine cabinet I ordered seems to be working just fine and is a very beautiful and unobtrusive addition to the room it is in. It has only been about a month. but so far I'm extremely satisfied with my purchase of your wine cabinet.