Metal Drum Base Heaters

Drum base heaters are specifically designed to reduce the viscosity of products or melt solids so they can be poured.

Features and benefits

  • Works well in conjunction with Argus Heating drum heating jackets.
  • Digital controller with a range of 0-120 ºC offers precise temperature control.
  • Can be used for a range of products.

Construction

  • Rugged stainless steel, reliable silicone heater mat, and high density Rockwool insulation.
  • Size: 550  mm diameter base. Weight: 15 kg.
  • Manufactured and tested in accordance with AS/NZS 3100. 230 V 50 Hz supply 900 W.
  • Two-metre power cable with moulded 3-pin plug.
  • Digital controller range: 0-120 ºC.

Applications

Typically used for:

  • Reducing the viscosity of greases, fats, and oils.
  • Heating chemicals, paints, and adhesives.
  • Warming syrups such as honey, while protecting the beneficial components of the product.
Drum base heaters are designed to reduce the viscosity of products or melt solids to a temperature at which they can be poured. They can also be used with heated jackets.