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Cookware

Need new standing freezer. Manual or Automatic Defrost?

AGM_Cape_Cod | Aug 20, 200601:46 PM     5

I have had my freezer for longer than I have my husband (24 years) and now it is losing its seal. It is a manual defrost model. It currently has 5 gallons of homemade ice cream and sorbet in preparation for a party next weekend. I would love an automatic defrost model but I am worried that the ice cream would be adversely affected. Some advice would be appreciated. TIA.

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