Marathon Kera Oil Jacketed Melting Kettles 145, 250, 400 Gallon

145, 250 & 400 Gallon Capacity, Diesel or Propane

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Marathon Kera Oil Jacketed Melting Kettles 145, 250, 400 Gallon

Designed for high production crack filling, these diesel powered pump kettles feature our patented heated hose delivery system. This innovative design eliminates hose clogs and the need for hose clean out. Quality built and designed for performance these units also feature a low, anti- splash, reverse loading door.

Features & Benefits

Heated Hose System

  • Sealant delivered by a hydraulically driven 2” helical gear pump.
  • 23 ft. heated hose and wand assembly.
  • Durable heated hose constructed of aircraft grade stainless steel lined with Teflon.
  • Oil heated hose system provides fast heating.
  • Hose support system minimizes operator fatigue, prolongs hose life and promotes safe kettle operation.
  • Material is dispensed on demand with a trigger controlled applicator wand.
  • Sealant pressure and flow is controlled by a variable bypass control system.
  • Power & Heating

  • Power is provided by a rugged, low maintenance, 26 hp Kohler diesel engine with high temperature and low oil pressure safeties.
  • A 12 volt continuous ignition diesel burner provides quick heating times and features a remote mounted primary controller.
  • A standard 110 volt, 1500 watt electric overnight heater maintains heat to reduce daily startup time.
  • A reliable, easy to use Automatic Temperature Controller is conveniently mounted curbside to provide safe, accurate temperature control with built in out-fire protection.
  • Agitation

  • Precise agitation control is achieved with a hydraulically driven, reversible agitator.
  • The reciprocating agitator is designed with safety in mind and will not jam with solid material.
  • The floating agitator gently scrapes the walls of the vat to reduce coking on the vat walls and to minimize material heat up time.
  • Body

  • All welded construction using heavy steel panels that exceed the thickness used in competitive equipment.
  • The oil jacketed material vat heats up quickly due to its large surface area.
  • The lowest profile kettle in the industry provides safe, easy loading of material.
  • The low center of gravity provides towing stability with high visibility for maximum operator safety.
  • The kettle is well insulated with safety and fuel economy in mind.
  • Reverse loading, lockable, anti-splash material door(s) provide safe loading of material.
  • Increased corrosion resistance with epoxy primer and standard orange paint finish.
  • Trailer

  • Heavy duty channel iron frame.
  • Long lasting all welded construction – not bolted.
  • Heavy duty, industrial grade wide tandem axles with leaf springs and electric brakes.
  • Adjustable hitch with 3” pintle eye and safety chains.
  • Conveniently located heavy duty, top wind jack.
  • All necessary stop and directional signal lights.
  • Options

  • Propane fired heating systems.
  • 80 cfm compressor.
  • 200,000 BTU hand held torch with 15 ft. hose and a propane bottle holder.
  • 10 lb. fire extinguisher with bracket.
  • Electric breakaway switch with battery.
  • Hydraulic surge brakes.
  • Strobe light.
  • Customers choice of paint colour.
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