Best drum & pail heaters according to redditors
We found 4 Reddit comments discussing the best drum & pail heaters. We ranked the 3 resulting products by number of redditors who mentioned them. Here are the top 20.
1. WarmGuard WG15 Insulated Drum Band Heater - Barrel Heater, Fixed Internal Thermostat Max Temp 145 F,Tan
Preset internal thermostat prevents product temperature from going above 145 degrees F (± 5 degrees F/3 degrees C)Provide an insulated full-wrap designSafely heats valuable materials without scorching or burningPrevent waste by maintaining consistent temperaturesCertified by ETL to UL & CSA safety ...
2. Powerblanket PBL20 Gas Cylinder Heater (Propane), 20 lb, Charcoal Gray
Safely heats cylinder to an optimal 90 ° F / 32 °C (± 10 °F/5 °C)120 Volt, 120 Watts, 1.0 Amp DrawAlso works on 30 and 40 Pound Gas Cylinder TanksEliminate unnecessary cylinder refills in cold weatherContainer - Diameter: 12.5 inches, Height: 18 inchesCertified to UL/CSA/CE standards.
3. BriskHeat SRL12121 SRL Silicone Rubber Heating Blanket, Square, 120V, W x L: 12 x 12-Inch
Dimensions (W x L): 12 x 12in (305 x 305mm); voltage: 120V; wattage: 360Heating element is laminated between two layers of 20mil fiberglass-reinforced silicone rubber; grounded to meet NEC 427.23Suitable for a large range of surfaces like tanks, hoppers, conveyors and silosStandard power density: 2....
JFC, man, warm it up. This one's for 15 gal drums but at least you know what to look for.
Heat wrap it. Get a fucking diaphram pump. Anything other than what you're doing.
They make tank heaters specifically for this problem. Any propane dealer probably carries one that will fit your tanks. When I had a seven kilowatt generator that ran on LP I used to have to take the 40-lb tank and put it directly in the exhaust stream. I had a flexible exhaust pipe for this purpose, same principle as flexible conduit. Worked fine.
Fuck that junk man. Get a silicon heating pad from Briskheat or Omega, and plug it into a digital controller or dimmer switch.
These things are actually made for holding a temperature for hours or even days.