Drum Heaters – Base Drum Heater Digiheat

Drum Heater - Base Drum Heater Digiheat

Drum Heaters, Drum Heating Specialists, Base Drum Heater, Heating Drums

Digiheat drum heaters are base drum heaters manufactured from a steel construction and are suitable for heating metal drums in arduous industrial environments.

This range of drum heaters are ideal for melting or reducing the viscosity of soaps, fats, varnishes and oil based products.

Digiheat base drum heaters are suitable for up to 210 litre steel or plastic drums and are fitted with an integral microprocessor adjustable temperature controller (0ºC to 145ºC) with a digital display offering uniform heating across the drum base.

Digiheat base drum heaters can be used either on their own to proivde heat to drum containers or alongside a drum heater jacket to increase heat up times.

Drum Heater – Base Drum Heater Digiheat

Supply Voltage Single Phase, 240V, 50/60Hz AC
Current / Power Consumption 3.5A / 850W
Digital Thermostat Set Points 0ºC to 145ºC
Heating Plate Diameter 550mm
Overall Width 887mm
Heating Plate Height 44mm
Weight 19kg
Drum Heater - Base Drum Heater Digiheat

Digiheat base drum heaters can be used alongside other drum heaters such as the Thermosafe Induction Heater. The above graph shows how wax can be heated to 80ºC where it begins to melt within 12 hours using both drum heaters in conjunction.

Drum Heater - Base Drum Heater Digiheat

Drum Heater – Base Drum Heater Digiheat


Drum Heating - Viscosity

Viscosity Simulation: Substances have different viscosities – the substance on the left has lower viscosity than the substance on the right.


Frost Protection
Reduce Viscosity
Temperature Maintenance
Low Temperature Heat Up 0-20° Celsius
Medium Temperature Heat Up 21-50° Celsius
High Temperature Heat Up 50° Celsius


Quotations same day, delivery 2-3 Days (Overnight & International options) from the UK’s leading distributor of Industrial & Hazardous Area Heating Equipment – ask about custom silicone heating pads and mats for surface heat distribution to complex shapes.

Drum Heating Specialists

Hazardous Area Drum Heaters (ATEX Certified) For Heating Drums In Zone 1 & Zone 2 Locations.


Watch our video to understand more about the features and design of our HBD Base Drum Heaters.

Drum Heaters Industries

Heating Drums: T&D stock drum heaters for industrial, non-hazardous and ATEX certified versions for potentially explosive atmospheres and hazardous area locations, Zone 1 & Zone 2.

➡ For further information about the complete range of Drum Heaters please browse the product sections below – for intermediate bulk container applications, visit IBC Heaters.

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