Tempco flexible drum heaters are the economical choice for heating liquids in drums. The 3 inch wide silicone rubber heater complete with adjustable thermostat fits 15 gallon steel drums. Vulcanized 3-layer silicone rubber construction is reinforced with fiberglass, making it tough, long lasting, and resistant to a wide range of chemicals.
- UL/cUL Recognized
- Non stick silicone rubber surface is easy to clean
- Fits 15 gallon steel drums 13 1/2 inch diameter
When not in use, the heater can be rolled for convenient storage.
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. The 120 volt model is supplied with 6 foot cord with standard three-pronged plug.
This silicone band heater is 38 inches long and 3 inches wide. Containers with an outer diameter ± 1/2 inch of the 13.5 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.