Advantages of the Thermo Pre-Melter

Hog Kettles – two fully oil-jacketed, lateral kettles located within the deck equipped with a state of the art mixing and blending system


Designed around operator safety, the kettles have added safety provisions including: lid safety door to prevent splash, and no exposure to open flame with heat never exceeding the melting threshold (550° Fahrenheit)


Incorporates exclusive Hog Melting Technology, proven over time in our long line melting & application truck


New mixer design with paddles to push unmelted materials against the kettle walls to maximize melting capabilities


Control Panel – labelled switch board for most operational controls in one convenient location and including temperature readout


Bag Loading – low profile loading chute, located conveniently to eliminate operator fatigue – no need for conveyor or lift deck


Hydraulic system – runs the internal mixers, and hot oil pump

Material storage deck – open deck space for palletized, Unmelted materials and hand liner equipment with a gate for operator safety


Thermo delivery – equipped with manual levers to expel thermoplastic from the kettles into your striping equipment through flexible hoses for easy clean up


Two (2) 2,000 lbs. steel kettles – with two rear discharge ports (one per color)


400,000 BTU 18” burner


Electronic temperature readout and controls


Gravity fed spillways and manual valves


Powder coated steel skid frame

Applications of the Thermo Pre-Melter

Technical Specs

Kettle Capacity2x 2,200 lbs.
Burner400,000 BTU
START-UP TIMEUnder 1 hour
SHUT DOWN TIMEInstant
MAX TEMPERATURE550°F

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Thermo Pre-Melters Spec Sheet