'Sahara Hot Box' Model E1 Electric Drum Heater

Part of Benko Products 'Sahara Hot Box' line of Electric Drum Ovens & Drum Heaters

Need to heat or otherwise control the temperature of a single 55 gallon drum? Our Model E1 Electric Drum Heater features state-of-the-art digital controls with independent over-temperature protection. Low-watt density heaters assure years of trouble-free operation, perfect for your single drum storage and heater needs.

The Benko Products SAHARA HOT BOX Drum Heaters and Ovens are recognized as the industry leader in 55-gallon drum heating equipment.

Cost Effective • Innovative Designs

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Built to Last

Model E1 Electric Drum Heater Specifications

The Hot Box has many unique features:
• Precise digital temperature control with overtemperature protection
• Portable; just pick-up with a forklift
• Built-in spill containment
• Zero-ground clearance available.
3-year Manufacturer's Warranty.

1 drum (55 gal.), or 1,000 lbs total

Materials of Construction
All steel construction includes:
• 12 gauge interior and 14 gauge exterior walls
• Integrated framing and structural members ensure toughness
• 304 stainless steel construction available

Interior dimensions:
29"W x 29.25"D x 49"H
Exterior dimensions:
36"W x 36"D x 84.5"H

3" thick, 6# density mineral wool

Heating Medium

Heat Capacity
• 6KW (optional kw ratings available)
• 240 or 480 volt, 3 phase (additional voltages available)
• Digital temperature controller with independent high temperature cut off.

Temperature Range
Room temperature to 300°F

Spill Containment Pan
14 gallon capacity

• Exterior finished with acrylic enamel
• Interior finished with heat resistant silver
• Stainless steel available
• Outdoor use option

950 lbs.

Shipped completely assembled.
Set in place and hook up power supply.

Custom engineered, computer designed units are available. Contact us for more information.

Air Circulation
330 cfm air circulation blower with
controls; 1/3 HP, TEFC

* Electric models not to be used to
heat flammable or combustible materials.

* Electric models are not explosion proof
rated and should not be used in hazardous locations.

* Class A ovens available for heating flammables.

Available Options for Electric Models

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Model E1 - Electric Drum Heater

The Sahara Hot Box line of Electric Drum Ovens by Benko Products offers highly durable designs, and can ship fully assembled.
Our Electric Drum Heaters provide the perfect way to safely heat and/or melt a wide range of ingredients or materials.
All Sahara Hot Boxes carry a 2 year warranty and are backed by years of fabrication experience and drum oven expertise.
We can custom design and build a drum oven to meet your facility's specific needs. Steam powered models are also available.
Contact a Benko Products Drum Oven Specialist Today!