Tempco flexible steel drum heaters are the economical choice for heating liquids in 55 gallon drums with a 22 1/2 inch diameter. This versatile and inexpensive drum heater is made of tough fiberglass and silicone, complete with adjustable thermostat. The UL/cUL recognized vulcanized 3 layer silicone rubber construction is reinforced with fiberglass, making it tough, long lasting, and resistant to a wide range of chemicals. Non-stick silicone rubber surface is easy to clean. When not in use, the heater can be rolled for convenient storage.
- Fits: Steel Drum 22 1/2" diameter
- Thermostat Range: 50-425° F
- Volts: 120
- Watts: 1500
Use one heater on the lower third of the drum or attach more heaters to the container to increase wattage and speed up the heating process.
This 120 volt heater is supplied with 6 foot cord with standard three pronged plug.
This silicone heater is 64 inches long and 4 inches wide. Containers with an outer diameter ± 1/2 inch of the 22.5 inch diameter require a custom made heater.
Note: This heater is not for use with plastic drums or drums that contain a removable plastic liner.
Caution: Allowing liquid in a container to fall below the level of the heater will render the heater ineffective and could irreparably damage the baked on epoxy phenolic lining in lined steel drums.