The standard Seam Heater can heat an area of one foot wide by 16 feet long when opened to its operating position. It has four separate, four foot heating sections that can be turned on and off independent from one another.
This unit also has a versatile design that allows it to be attached on a variety of pavers on either side. This unit is also available with the optional automatic thermo output control, which has the capability of maintaining a joint temperature of 250 degrees at paving speeds up to 25 feet per minute on an average day.
This unit is typically used during the paving process to heat a previously laid asphalt mat’s edge while the paver lays its adjoining hot mix. Projects the are being used on include; highways, roads, parking lots, night work, airport taxiways and runways.