The unit is equipped with a manifold on each end for easy removal to clean or inspect. The end plates and manifolds are of aluminum material. There are only 2 connections: a 3″ pipe for the honey in, and a 3″ pipe for the honey out.
The Heat Exchange Unit consists of 30-7/8″ stainless steel tubes inside an 8″ aluminum pipe having more than 11,870 sq. in. of heat transferring area. This allows the user to heat approximately 3,000 lbs. of honey per hour to the desired temperature for best results in clarification without melting wax. This unit is recommended for use with the Spin Float Honey Wax Separator. Shipping weight is approximately 765 lbs.
The Oil Capacity is 27 gallons of 100% vegetable oil (we recommend the oil be changed every 3-5 years).