Advantages of the Thermo Melter Skids

Twin kettle models available in 1,250, 2,100, 3,000, and 4,000 lbs. capacities. Single kettle models available in 4,000 and 8,000 lbs. capacities.


Uses only 500° oil rather than 2,000° open flame


Extremely quick start-up/shutdown speeds


Safety bad feed door with rain guard


Electronic temperature readout and controls


Hydraulic-driven hot oil pump


Reliable manual hydraulic valves

No burnt or charred material


Available with or without thermoplastic transfer pumps and heat exchangers


Available with single-color or dual-color configurations


Lever operated thermo gate valve


Off-loading boom with safety provisions


Powder coated steel skid frame


Gravity-fed spillways, and manual valves for easy filling of handliners and/or mini line laying equipment


Hot oil circuit made to size for each skid

Applications of the Thermo Melter Skids

Technical Specs

MELTING RATE2,000, 6,000, or 8,000 lbs. per hour
Kettle Capacity1,250, 4,000, or 8,000 lbs
START-UP TIMEUnder 1 hour
SHUT DOWN TIMEInstant
ENGINE19.9HP Hatz Diesel Engine
RECOVERY TIME20 minutes

REQUEST THE THERMO MELTER SKID SPECIFICATION SHEET

Get the Thermo Melter Skid specification sheet that you can print and save to your computer for review at any time. A great tool for model comparisons and for comparing the Stripe Hog to other manufacturer's equipment. Specification sheets contain:

  • Complete Model Specifications
  • List of Model Options
  • List of Model Applications
Thermo Pre-Melters Spec Sheet