Model E04 'Zero Ground Clearance' Electric Drum Heater

Pallet-Jack Access | For Heating or Controlling Temperature in up to 4 Drums / 1 Tote

The Benko Products SAHARA HOT BOX drum heaters and ovens are recognized as the industry leader in 55-gallon drum and tote heating equipment.

New Zero Ground Clearance Drum Oven
Easy Pallet-Jack Access.

Our electric drum heaters feature state-of-the-art digital controls with independent over-temperature protection. Low-watt density heaters assure years of trouble free operation.

Cost Effective • Innovative Designs

Benko Products | Made in the USA | Built to Last

Built to Last

Model E04 Electric Drum Heater Specifications

The Hot Box has many unique features:
• Zero-Ground Clearance for Pallet-Jack Access.
• Precise digital temperature control with overtemperature protection.
3-Year Manufacturer's warranty.

4 drums (55 gal.) or 1 tote
4,000 lbs. total capacity

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:
57.5"W x 55.75"D x 60"H
Exterior dimensions:
66"W x 62"D x 81"H

3" thick, 6# density mineral wool

Heating Medium

Heat Capacity
• 9KW (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

• Exterior finished with acrylic enamel
• Interior painted with heat resistant finish
• Stainless steel available

2,000 lbs.

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

Air Circulation
1020 cfm air circulation blower with controls; 3/4 HP, TEFC. Roof mounted.


* 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.


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Model E04 'Zero Ground Clearance' 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 3 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!