CAST-X 3000 Circulation Heater

CAST-X 3000 is a very popular heater, with wide use across industrial gas & fluid handling sectors.

CAST-X 3000 heaters are a superior product when used as natural gas heaters, cryogenic heaters, and as food and pharmaceutical industry sterile heating units.

APPLICATIONS:

  • Rocket & Jet Fuel Test Stands
  • Mud Testing Applications (oil exploration)
  • LNG Pre-Heat & Moisture Removal
  • Powder Coating Pre-Wash Systems
  • Packaging Sterilization
  • Phase Change for Cryogenic Applications

FEATURES & BENEFITS:

  • Fluid Path has No Contact with Heating Elements
  • Heated Media is Isolated in Seamless 316 Stainless Steel Tubes
  • Allows for Safe Heating of Explosive Gases & Flammable Liquids
  • Excellent Performance in High-Pressure Applications
  • Suitable for Use with Sterile and Zero Contaminant Processes
  • Compatible with Standard Controls (PID, PLC, Multi-Loop, etc.)
  • Small Size Enables Easy Integration into Larger Machines
  • Self-Draining Flow-Tubes, and Long-Life Heating Elements

SPECIFICATIONS:

Power:

  • 1 kW Total to 24.6 kW Total
  • Voltage Range: 208 - 575 V
  • Max Line Current: 35 A per circuit

Tubing:

  • .750” OD (3/4") (19.1 mm)
  • .065” Wall (1.7 mm)
  • Overall Process Tube Length: 142” (3606 mm) each
  • 316L Stainless Steel (standard)
  • Inconel (optional upgrade)
  • Passivated or Electro-Polished (optional upgrades)
  • Max Pressure: 5100 psi (351 bar)

Enclosures:

  • NEMA 4 (moisture-resistant)
    NEMA 7 / ATEX (explosion-proof)

Max Working Temperatures:

  • NEMA 4 (moisture-resistant): 572°F (300°C)
  • NEMA 7 / ATEX (explosion-proof): 482°F (250°C)
  • Published temperatures are for housing at 12 o’clock position;
    Higher temps may be possible at 6 o’clock position. See factory for details.

Sensors:

  • K or J Type Thermocouples Standard
  • Process and High-Limit Thermocouples

Available Accessories:

  • Insulating Jackets
  • Compression Fittings

Download the
CAST-X 3000
Technical Brochure

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Dimensional Drawings

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Detailed Images

CAST-X 3000 Circulation Heater Part Numbering System

This image demonstrates configurations for CAST-X 3000 Circulation Heaters from Cast Aluminum Solutions, which make outstanding natural gas heaters.

Building a CAST-X 3000 Part Number:
Use the tables below to build each section of your CAST-X 3000.  After assigning letters/numbers for each applicable section, you will have a complete part number, ready to quote.
For assistance, contact CAS directly.

CAST-X 2500 In line heaters have many voltage and power options, up to 60 kilowatts.
Many CAST-X 2500 in line heaters are available with water-proof and explosion proof enclosures.
High limit switches for CAST-X 2500 in line heaters are shows in this image.
Thermocouple options for CAST-X 2500 in line heaters are seen in this image.
CAST-X 2500 in line heaters are available with stainless steel tubes, Inconel tubes and electropolished or passivated tube options for medical and sterile applications.
Machining options for CAST-X 2500 in line heaters can be found here.
Custom flowtubes can be ordered here for CAST-X 2500 in line heaters from Cast Aluminum Solutions.
Accessories for CAST-X 2500 in line heaters can be ordered using this table.