Drum Heater for Metal 55 Gallon Drums 240 V

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ELECTRIC DRUM HEATER With Pre-Set Thermostat - For 55 Gallon Steel Drums

Drum Heater 240 V

Increase the  flow rate of viscous materials with a safe, efficient Electric Drum Heater.

Our model TRX-55 240V heater is an excellent choice for warming and heating viscous materials in steel drums.

55 gal. drum heater with thermostat and a three heat switch

The WRAP-IT-HEAT® Model TRX-55 Drum Heater, 240 V is a thermostatically controlled drum
heater  with a three heat switch. Model TRX-55 Drum Heater is for standard 55 gallon all
METAL drums.  The TRX-55 240 V is especially designed for heating viscous liquid products that can be heated safely and have good heat receptivity.

The user can choose one of the  two thermostat ranges: LOW 60 F, to 250 F or  High, 200°F - 400°F. The heat switch has  three wattage ratings per thermostat setting and voltage rating:  LOW = 1/4" Maximum Watts.  MEDIUM = 1/2" Maximum Watts HIGH = Maximum Watts.

Equipped with a spring loaded toggle clamp for snug fit,and 6 foot
power cord and high ampere three pin plug.  For 240V operation, use NEMA 6-15 Outlet   

We also offer this model for use with the 120V drum heater, using a NEMA 5-20 Outlet. 


Operating Voltage........240V AC Single Phase
Power Output...............3,000W @ 240V           
Thermostat Range............60°F to 250°F or 200°F to 400°F         
Amperage ...................12.5 @ 240 V Plug

6' Cord with NEMA 5-20 plug

CSA Certified, UL Listed

Warranted for one year.


Only for indoor use. Units are not moisture-proof nor explosion-proof. Not for use with flammables or near a flammable area.

Caution: Do not warm or heat drums unattended and without monitoring. Do not allow liquid in a container to fall below the level of the heater will render the heater ineffective and could irreparably damage the plastic drum and potentially cause injury or damage or be a fire hazard. 

Electric drum heaters should only be used to warm or to heat NON-FLAMMABLE, NON-COMBUSTIBLE materials only in a NON-HAZARDOUS area.

Read all  instructions thoroughly before using. 

Consult an electrician to make sure your connections and outlets are safe and suitable for this product before use.