Drum heaters are perfect for steel or plastic drums where you want to keep the contents at a consistent temperature, a certain viscosity or just keeping the contents from freezing. The drum jackets and lids are available in a wide range of formats as shown below. Manufactured in Denmark and supplied in the UK by Merlin Industrial Products.

11 9862 drum insulation cover

The insulated jacket shown above is designed as a jacket for a standard drum, isolating and maintaining temperature inside the drum. As for standards the insulation jacket fits a standard 200 litre drum.

If you wish to heat the content in a drum you can add to the insulation jacket with a base drum heater. In this way the insulation jacket helps isolates the drum and speeds up the heating process.

The jacket is designed in durable nylon with polyester on the inside. The jacket is also equipped with Velcro pads which makes it very easy to attach or de-attach on a drum. Furthermore there is easy access to the top of the drum through the lid of the jacket.

This insulation jacket has a standard size to fit a 200 litre drum. We do however on request produce other size insulation jackets. Please contact us for further details and delivery time.

Technical specifications:

  • Polyurethane nylon jacket
  • Water resistant
  • Flame retardant
  • Needled polyester insulation
  • Standard Size:  200 L
  • Other sizes on request
Item # Drum Size Voltage
11-9862 200 L - -

Drum Heater - 0 to 90°C

Drum Heater 0 to 90C

Equipped with an easy to use thermostat with a heating range from 0 - 40º C or 0 - 90º C makes this drum heater ideal for almost any purpose and one of the most popular.

The drum heaters are designed in a durable and long lasting high quality lightweight fabric design and the construction together with quick release webbing straps that  makes the drum heater easy to attach to any standard size drum.

The durable material and the tight drum fastening straps make the drum heater optimal for transporting and at the same time very long lasting.

Drum heating jackets are an ideal supplement to drum heating cabinets where the jacket is mounted to a single drum or container. The drum heating jackets can also be used in conjunction with heating cabinets or heating ovens making transportation of a heated drum or container much easier and the heat loss minimal to none.

Features

  • Very easy to install.
  • Perfect for freeze-protection and viscosity control.
  • Digital adjustable temperature control with timer function.
  • Temperature control up to 90°C.
  • Compatible with any steel drum.
  • High quality & Long lasting.

 

CodesSizeDimensionVoltWatt
11-9858 200 L 1990 x 800 mm 230V 1200W
11-9858A 200 L 1900 x 800 mm 110V 1200W
11-9859 200 L 1990 x 450 mm 230V 530W
11-9859A 200 L 1990 x 450 mm 110V 530W
11-9856B 105 L 1650 x 370 mm 230V 400W
11-9556C 105 L 1650 x 370 mm 110V 400W
11-9857 50-60 L 1330 x 460 mm 230V 300W
11-9857A 50-60 L 1330 x 460 mm 110V 300W
11-9856 25-30 L 1200 x 400 mm 230V 225W
11-9856A 25-30 L 1200 x 400 mm 110V 225W
15-1921 200L N/A N/A N/A

Drum heater jacket with temperature range from 0 – 200 degrees Celsius

11 9870 + drum heater jacket 15 1921A lid

Equipped with an easy to use thermostat as shown, with a heating range from 0 - 200ºC makes this drum heater jacket ideal for almost any purpose. For specific chemicals please contact us for advice,

The high temperature range drum heaters are designed in a durable and long lasting high quality lightweight fabric and the construction together with quick release webbing straps makes the drum heater easy to attach to any standard size metal drum.

The durable material and the tight drum fastening straps make the drum heater optimal for transporting and at the same time very long lasting.

Drum heating jackets are an ideal supplement to drum heating cabinets where the jacket is mounted to a single drum or container. The drum heating jackets can also be used in conjunction with heating cabinets or heating ovens making transportation of a heated drum or container much easier and the heat loss minimal to none.

Technical Specifications:

  • Silicone impregnated cloth
  • Fibreglass insulation
  • Teflon heating wire
  • Adjustable quick release buckles
  • 3M Power Cable (no plug)
  • Safety Thermostat
  • Standard sizes e.g. 200L  
  • Digital Thermostat 0-200º
  • IP40 Protection
  • Warm-up duration approx. 24h (200 Litre's water from +18º C to +88º C with a 1200W drum heater)
  • The base drum heater may be used additionally
  • Insulation Top lid sold separately
Item # Drum Size Volt Watt
11-9870 200 L 1990-800 mm 230V 1200 W
11-9870A 200 L 1990-800 mm 110V 1200 W
11-9870B 200 L 1990-800 mm 230V 1500 W
11-9870C 200 L 1990-800 mm 230V 2x1600 W
11-9873 105 L 1650-370 mm 230V 700 W
11-9871 50 L 1330-460 mm 230V 440 W
11-9872 25 L 1200-400 mm 230V 380 W
15-1921 200L Insulation Lid N/A N/A

Base Drum Heating High Temperature 50-300º Celsius

drum heater base

The high temperature base drum heater is used to heat up metal drums from the bottom instead of the traditional drum heaters.  

This type of base drum heater has a diameter of 555mm. which makes it compatible with all size metal drums up to the standard 200 litre drum.

The high temperature drum heater has a built in thermostat that ranges from 50 to 300°C (maximum temperature varies from the liquid being heated). The thermostat insures that the required drum temperature is easy to set and use.

If you wish for a faster heating process then using the base drum heater you can combine it with a traditional drum heater shown above.

Base drum heating can be used to heat a variety of liquids, e.g. water, resin, oil, diesel fuel and many other industrial liquids.

Technical description:

  • Tubular heaters
  • 50mm. Rock wool isolation.
  • 3 meter power cable.
  • Thermostat: 50° to 300ºC
  • Weight: 15kg.
  • Can easily be used in conjunction with other drum heaters or insulation jackets for faster heating
  • IP 54.
Item# Drum Size Volt Watt
12-1170 200 litres D 55cm 230V 1800 W

Base Drum Heater 0-120ºC

11 9868 drum heater

The base drum heater is used to heat up metal drums from the bottom instead of the traditional drum heaters.  

This type of base drum heater has a diameter of 550mm. which makes it compatible with all size metal drums up to the standard 200 litre drum.

The drum heater has a built in thermostat that ranges from 0 to 120°C. The thermostat insures getting the wanted temperature and is easy to use. 

If you wish for a faster heating process than the base drum heater can do as a stand-alone product, it is easy to combine it with a traditional drum heater.

Base drum heating can be used to heat a variety of liquids, e.g. water, resin, oil, diesel fuel and many other industrial liquids.

Item # Drum Size Volt Watt
11-9868 200 L D 550 mm 230V 900 W

Technical Specifications:

  • Power Rating: 230V, 900 W
  • Heating element: Wire element, glass impregnated silicone heater mat
  • Insulation: 50 mm high density rock wool
  • Supply lead: 2 meter power cable
  • Thermostat: Jumo heat-therm 0-120º C
  • Weight: 15 kg
  • May also be used in addition to the other drum heaters
  • Size: D. 550 mm – High 105 mm

Ideal for heating up:

  • Water.
  • Oils and also diesel fuel.
  • Resin.
  • Vaseline.
  • Wax, e.g. lanolin (wool wax or wool grease).
  • Fats.
  • Butter e.g. Ghee.
  • Glues and adhesives.

Silicone Drum Heaters 0-120º Celsius

11 9667A Silicone Drum heaters

Drum heaters made from silicone material is used to heat up fluids / liquids in any standard size metal drum.

The silicone heater is designed in a very simple design making it easy to use and easy to mount on any metal drum.

The drum heater is also equipped with an easy to use and precise thermostat with a range from 0° to 120°C.

If you have a standard 200 litre drum you can attach up to 3 silicone heaters for much faster heating.

Drum heating can be used to heat a variety of liquids, e.g. water, resin, oil, diesel fuel and many other industrial liquids and allows them to be poured or pumped with ease.

We always have standard sizes in stock. The standard sizes varies both in length and in height (see the specifications below for further details). We do also produce the heaters in a special size upon request. Economy model available.

Technical description

  • Designed in durable silicone materials.
  • Simple design for easy usage.
  • Thermostat with range from 0 - 120°C.
Item # Drum Size Volt Watt
11-9866 105 L 1300-115 mm 230V 800 W
11-9867 200 L 1700-115 mm 230V 1000 W
11-9667A 200 L 1700-180 mm 230V 1500 W
11-9864 25-30 L 800-125 mm 230V 300 W
11-9865 50-60 L 950-115 mm 230V 500 W

For more information please contact us with your enquiry.  We also supply similar style heaters for IBC's along with drum lids as shown below.

Drum lid 16 2105

 

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Company Information

Merlin Industrial

Products Ltd

Lee Mill Industrial Estate
Ivybridge
Devon
PL21 9LL
United Kingdom

Call: 01752 690622
Fax: 0208 196 2223

 

sales@mipl.uk

  • Vat GB591551821
  • Company Number 02906480 - 1994
  • Dun and Bradstreet Number (581590544)
  • NATO Code Number (NCAGE KD520)
  • EORI Number GB591551821000
  • UTR 6353208046

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