Induction Base Drum Heater



    CHR Inc.’s Induction Base Drum Heater Kit consists of an induction coil, encapsulated in glass-reinforced resin with a heating plate located on top. It has been proved to be a very reliable and efficient product in is use worldwide for over 20 years. Powered by a single-phase ac mains supply, our industrial induction heating equipment will heat the base of drums and containers placed onto it. The Induction Base Drum heater is safe to use in hazardous areas (Zones 1 and 2) and is IECEx, ATEX and ETL (UL/CSA standards) certified. With an ingress protection rating of IP66 and no moving parts, this base drum heater kit is suitable for use in harsh environments or where regular cleaning is required. CHR Inc. also offers a half-height drum heating system.

    • ETL/ATEX/IECEx certified for Zones 1 & 2
    • Can be used on its own or with either the Full Height or Half Height Induction Drum Heaters
    • Up to 40% time reduction when melting solids with another Induction Drum Heater
    • Suitable for any size drum up to 55 Gallon
    • Induction heating with no radiant elements and no moving parts, so no maintenance
    • Water-proof design – both NEMA 4X & IP66 rated
    • Single-phase up to 240 VAC supply
    • Power Draw: 7A, 500W
    • Inductive Power Factor: 0.3. Apparent power: 1800W

    Hazardous Area Markings:

    • Class I Division 1 Zone 1 AEx e IIC 170°C (T3) Gb
    • Class I Division 1 Zone 1 Ex e IIC 170°C (T3) Gb
    • Conforms to UL Std. 60079-0, UL Std. 60079-7, ANSI/UL Std. 499. Cert to CAN/CSA Std. C22.2 No.60079-0, CAN/CSA C22.2, No.60079-7. CAN/CSA C22.2 No 88
    • Class II Appliances “double insulated”, no ground required

    Additional information

    Weight32 lbs
    Dimensions27 × 37 × 6 in