“Tempo” drum heaters provide an easy, efcient, clean and economical way for the handling of viscous of low melting point soliditied materials in drums. Such materials include Asphalt, Bitumen, Fats, Gelatin, Glucose, Grease, Lubricating oils, Paints, Petroleum Jelly, Phenols, Plastics, Sodium Tar, Vanaspati, Oil, Varnishes & Waxes etc.Tempo drum heaters are mobile ovens heated by “Tempanel” flexible surface electric heating elements operating at black heat. They are mode in rugged designs and stand normal usage in chemical industries. They can be used for heating the contents of drums kept in the vertical or horizontal positions. The contents will be heated at a rate depending on the size of the drum and its contents. The contents may either be melted completely and removed as liquid or they may be melted only at the surface touching the drum walls and removed as a slid block by lifting the
drum.The heating in tempo Drum Heaters in gentle and uniform and there is no chance of local overheating. Automatic temperature control is provided as standard equipment, except in the base and top heaters in which it is not required.

Drum Heater


Base Heater
The base heater for drums in the vertical position & is suitable for use with type TI-129 B drum heater.

Vertical Drum Heater
TI-129 B is a vertical drum heater in two sections hinged to each other, forming an cylindrical heater when closed.
It is 
tted with castor wheels. The standard model can take a standard size drum of 45 gallons capacity.

Technical Specification

Controlling System

Imported microprocessor based auto tune PID controller with CE mark & dual display of set value & process value.


The heating in “Tempo” make Drum Heaters are gentle and uniform and there is no chance of local overheating.
Heating elements made from the best quality Kanthal DSD wire.

  • Maximum Temperature   :       250°C
  • Temperature Accuracy     :       ± 0.5°C
  • Supply                                  :        230V Ac, 50 Hz, Single Phase.

Models & Optional Features

TI-129A – BASE HEATER, Dia 2 feet, Rating 1 Kw , suitable for use with TI-129B

TI-129B – Drum Heater , Dia 2 feet x 3 feet Height, Rating 6 kw

Optional Features

■   Data Logger
■   Safety digital temperature controller
■   Timer