This heavy-duty silicone rubber heater band for metal pails features an adjustable thermostat up to 425° F (218° C). Designed for 5 gallon steel pails, this heater uses 240 volts to deliver 550 watts of power. This heater band provides practical, efficient means of freeze protection, viscosity control and maintenance of materials at elevated temperatures. The heating element is laminated between two thick layers of 20 mil fiberglass reinforced silicone rubber. Durable reinforced silicone rubber provides excellent strength and flexibility for long service life.

Key benefits:

  • Excellent solution for a wide range of metal container applications
  • Extra-wide 4" (102mm) heater coverage
  • Extra-long service life: highly durable and flexible
  • Grounded heating element meets NEC 427.23
  • Controller features both Fahrenheit and Celsius settings
  • Heating element is laminated between two extra-thick layers of 20 mil fiberglass reinforced silicone rubber
  • Patented 360° grounded multi-stranded heating element is uniformly placed to maximize heat distribution
  • Adjustable thermostat from 50° F to 425° F (10° C to 218° C)
  • Moisture and chemical resistant
  • 450° F (232° C) maximum exposure temperature on heating surface
  • Dielectric strength of more than 2000 volts
  • 6' (1.8m) long power cord
  • Spring closure can be expanded 3" (76mm)
  • Proudly Made in the USA


This information has been provided as a general guide. It is the customer's responsibility to select the proper container for product and application compatibility.

Additional Information

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Capacity5 gal.
MaterialSilicone Rubber
To Be Used WithMetal
Temperature ReadingCelsius (°C), Fahrenheit (°F)
Power Plug TypeNo Plug (Bare Wire Leads)
Dimensions11.1" Dia. (35" L x 4" W)
Weight2.5 lbs.
Case Dimensions10" L x 10" W x 6" H
Country of ManufactureUnited States
Warranty1 Year Warranty
Note:*240VAC: No Plug (Bare Wire Leads)
Q & A
Customer Questions
Can you ship internationally? Where are you located?
The Cary Company online ordering platform is only set up to ship within the United States. For international shipments, please contact us at 630.629.6600 or Sales@thecarycompany.com, and we will be happy to process your order. Our main warehouse and office are located in Addison, Ill. We also have warehouses in across the United States that you can see here. Thank you for choosing The Cary Company.
What are pail heaters used for?
Use pail heaters for improving the viscosity and flow of the contents within your pails.
What type of applications are commonly used with pail heaters?
Use pail heaters for oils, solvents, waxes, grease, and more.
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