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Drum and pail heaters

Heaters for metal drums and pails, heaters for poly drums and pails, drum heater bands., hazardous area drum heaters.

A Heat System Design Checklist is available to help you select the best heater for your specific applications. Additional types of drum heaters that are also available include economy heaters that are less expensive than those shown below, extra heavy-duty heaters with additional heating element layers, full coverage heaters that completely cover drum sides, and drum insulators to reduce heat loss. Please call us for a free catalog of these and other drum and pail heaters. It includes heating cables, heating tapes, blankets and pads. It's a full line of flexible surface heating elements and controls for viscosity control, condensation prevention, process heat, and freeze protection.

Additional drum equipment is available on our Cradles, dolly, lifters , Drum deheaders, funnels , Drum pumps , Faucets , and Faucets for flammables pages.

Drum and pail heaters

Great 4" (102 mm) coverage area and excellent durability and flexibility. Used for viscosity control, freeze protection, temperature maintenance, or melting of solids, thermal mixing, and heating up drum contents to a required temperature. Moisture and chemical resistant. Grounded heating element meets NEC 427.23. Easy adjustable thermostat control in 2 ranges. CE 73/23/EEC.

Heating element is laminated between 2 layers of 20 mil fiberglass reinforced silicone rubber, with a density of 21.7 oz/yd2 per layer. A dielectric strength of over 2,000 volts. 6 foot power cord. Spring closure that can be expanded 3". 450°F (232°C) maximum exposure temperature on the heating surface.

For metal drums and pails

120 VAC heaters are listed below. 240 VAC are also available. High-watt density. Easily adjustable thermostat control 50–425°F (10–218°C).

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D66105 gal pail heaterDHCS105504" x 35"Add to cart | Add to list
D661555 gal drum heaterDHCS1512004" x 70"Add to cart | Add to list

For poly drums and pails

120 VAC heaters are listed below. 240 VAC are also available. Low-watt density. Easily adjustable thermostat control 50–160°F (10–71°C).

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D66205 gal pail heaterDPCS101504" x 35"Add to cart | Add to list
D662555 gal drum heaterDPCS153004" x 70"Add to cart | Add to list

Hazardous area drum heaters for metal drums

FM Approved Class I Division 2, Groups A*, B, C, and D. Class II Division 2, Groups F and G. *Only drum heater without NEMA 7 temperature controller. 8" coverage area. Exceptional durability, flexibility, and moisture and chemical resistance. Dual set-point NEMA 7 temperature controller is connected to high temperature limit indicator light. Grounded heating element meets NEC 427.23. Heating element is laminated between 2 layers of 23 mil and 2 layers of 25 mil fiberglass reinforced silicone rubber; nominal density of 26 oz/yd2 per layer. Power density of 2.5 watts/in2. 392°F (200°C) is maximum exposure temperature on heating surface. Both drum heaters listed below are 120 VAC. This and a 30 gal size heater are also available in 240 VAC heaters.

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D6642for 55 gal drums in T3 environmentsDHCX151300T3Add to cart | Add to list
D6644for 55 gal drums in T4A environmentsDHCX151300T4AAdd to cart | Add to list