The InteliHeat® Faratherm® hazardous area induction drum base heater consists of an induction coil, encapsulated in glass reinforced resin with a heating plate located on top. It has been developed using the same technology as the Thermosafe® Induction Heater - a very reliable and efficient product in use worldwide for over 20 years. Powered by a single-phase ac mains supply, it will heat the base of drums and containers placed onto it. The Faratherm® is safe to use in hazardous areas (Zones 1 and 2) and is IECEx, ATEX and ETL (UL/CSA standards) certified. With an ingress protection rating of IP66 and no moving parts, it is suitable for use in harsh environments or where regular cleaning is required.

Key benefits:
  • ETL/ATEX/IECEx certified for Zones 1 & 2
  • Safe to use with steel or plastic drums
  • Suitable for any size drum up to 55 Gal(
  • Induction heating with no radiant elements and no moving parts, so no maintenance
  • IP66 hose-down rated
  • Single-phase up to 240 VAC supply
  • Power Draw: 7A, 500W
  • Inductive Power Factor: 0.3. Apparent power: 1800W
North American Hazardous Area Markings:
  • Class I Zone 1 AEx e IIC 170° C (T3) Gb
  • Class I Zone 1 Ex e IIC 170° C (T3) GbFARATHERM® conforms to UL Std. 60079-0, UL Std. 60079-7, ANSI/UL Std. 499. Cert to CAN/CSA Std. C22.2 No.60079-0, CAN/CSA C22.2No.60079-7. CAN/CSA C22.2 No 88.Class II Appliances "double insulated", no earth required


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.

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Capacity55 gal.
To Be Used WithMetal
Dimensions21.65" Dia. x 2" H Heating Plate (35" Dia. Overall)
Weight42 lbs.
  • This item requires special packaging and can only ship freight.
  • Please note this products has a $145 crate fee included in the shipping rate at Checkout
Country of ManufactureUnited Kingdom
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