RT-16MA 16 MMBTU Rental Thermal Fluid Heater

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About the RT-16MA Rental Thermal Fluid Heater

225 psig @ 750°F

Drop Trailer with 16 MMBTU Thermal Fluid Heater unit is designed to be placed in service at customer specified location with minimal on-site work.

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Key Features of The RT-16MA Rental Thermal Fluid Heater

Rental Thermal Fluid Heater Package Includes:

  • 16 MMBTU Output Vapor Power Thermal Fluid Heater
    • Design Maximum: 225 psig @ 750 deg F
    • Turndown: 8 to 1
    • Controls:
      • Low Combustion Air Switch
      • Flame Safeguard Control
      • Low Fluid Flow Switch
      • Coil Temperature Limit Switch
      • Automatic Time Delay Cooling Cycle

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Stack Outlet: 28” O.D.

Inlet: 6” 300# Flange

Outlet: 6” 300# Flange

Main Gas Supply: 3” NPT

Fuel Oil Supply: 1” NPT

Fuel Oil Return: 3/4” NPT

Atomizing Air: 3/8” NPT

Shipping Weight: 21,000 lbs

480v Three Phase – 30 AMP

  • Natural gas: 20,000 SCFH @ 2 psig
  • No. 2 Fuel Oil: 140 gal/hr

RT-16MA Model Overview

When your operation experiences unexpected downtime, you need a thermal fluid/hot oil heater rental that can take over for your main unit. The RT-16MA drop trailer-mounted thermal fluid/hot oil heater rental from Smith Hughes can be transported to your location and hooked up on-site with minimal disruption.

This 16 MMBTU thermal fluid/hot oil heater rental can fulfill the thermal fluid/hot oil requirements for most industrial plants and facilities. Designed to run on either natural gas or no. 2 fuel oil and capable of handling a maximum output of 225 psig at 750 degrees Fahrenheit, this thermal fluid/hot oil heater will meet your expectations for performance and flexibility.

Benefits of 16 MMBTU Rental Thermal Fluid/Hot Oil Heaters

In addition to producing 16 MMBTU of heat and 225 psig at 750 degrees Fahrenheit, this thermal fluid/hot oil heater rental offers a number of benefits to keep your operation running safely and efficiently.

The 16 MMBTU thermal fluid/hot oil heater system rental features a relatively high turndown ratio of 8:1, with turndown referring to the heater’s maximum heat output compared to the minimum heat output required to operate effectively. It also features a natural gas consumption rate of 20,000 standard cubic feet per hour at 2 psig and a fuel oil consumption of 140 gallons per hour.

Designed to Meet Your Rental Needs

At Smith Hughes, we offer rental thermal fluid/hot oil heaters with outputs that range from 2.5 MMBTU to 20 MMBTU. At the higher end of the spectrum, the 16 MMBTU industrial heater rental can meet the thermal fluid/hot oil heating needs of many large-scale industrial operations. The unit’s connection sizes and 480 volt three-phase 30 amp electrical requirements align with the capabilities of most of these facilities.

The 16 MMBTU thermal fluid/hot oil heater rental comes with additional features for safety and efficiency. The turndown ratio of 8:1 means the heater can operate at a range of output levels without having to turn on and off repeatedly, which avoids unnecessary energy loss during the start-up and shut-down phases. The 16 MMBTU package also comes with an automatic time delay cooling cycle, a coil temperature limit switch, a flame safeguard and other controls to ensure smooth and safe operation.

As a drop trailer-mounted rental, this thermal fluid/hot oil heater unit will arrive securely attached to a highway-legal trailer. This allows for easier transportation of the 21,000-pound unit and simpler installation and positioning on-site. Our factory-trained service technicians are available to start-up and commission this rental unit and can respond to emergency calls around the clock. We provide shipping, installation, set-up and operator training for your convenience.

Learn more about this 16 MMBTU thermal fluid/hot oil heater rental or compare it to the other thermal fluid/hot oil heaters we offer.

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At Smith Hughes, we’ve been serving the process steam and hot water boiler market for over 75 years. Since our founding, we’ve expanded to provide thermal fluid heater rentals and turnkey service. We serve customers in the Cincinnati tri-state area and across the country, so you can find a rental option to meet your needs wherever your facility or plant is located.

For more information about this 16 MMBTU thermal fluid boiler, or to receive a quote from one of our knowledgeable staff members, call or contact us online today.

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