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Heat Treat Kilns

Nova Dry Kiln’s Heat Treat Kilns are perfect for heating your pallets to meet new European Union regulations.

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We manufacture pallet heat treating systems that surpass industry standards and achieve the best short term and long term financial results for our clients. Nova has four standard models specifically designed for heat treating package wood materials. Any of our standard dry kiln models can be equipped with heat treating instrumentation as well. Our kilns are of the highest quality, longevity, and operational economy, plus they are the simplest to use. Call Nova today, and your pallets will pass new regulations with flying colors!

Why choose a Nova Dry Kiln?

Compared to other offerings, Nova kilns possess the following benefits:

  • Heavily insulated walls for excellent thermal efficiency
  • Hot water heat system that can utilize waste wood systems
  • Sturdy SIP panel construction
  • Wide entry to the chamber for easy forklift loading and unloading
  • Gentler chamber temperature of 160° which reduces warpage and degrade
  • Forced air exhaust vents to remove water vapor which reduces the risk of staining and mold from condensate
  • Simple, easy to operate controls

Heat treat kilns

Features

  • Wide side hinge doors for fork-lift loading
  • SIP insulated panel construction aluminum interior walls
  • Aluminum Circulating fan wall
  • High horsepower hot water heating coils
  • Powered exhaust
  • Basic control instrumentation package
  • Paperless chart recorder/controller with four type T thermocouple inputs, three of which verify the pallet core temperature for ISPM 15 compliance
  • G-Rib style exterior metal
  • Outside installation on concrete pad poured by customer

Options

  • Hot water heated floor
  • Gas or electric hot water heating system
  • Wood waste hot water heating system
  • Boiler connection kits
  • Construction supervision and startup services
Nova Dry Kiln Model Chamber width (entry width) Interior kiln depth Interior kiln height Maximum kiln temp F(C) Electrical current draw Concrete pad specs
(PDF file)
KDK-6200-PK 25′-3″
(same)
7 ft. 8 Ft. 160°F(71°C) 4.75 amps KDK-6200-PK Pad Specs
KDK-10100-PK 21 ft.
(same)
11 ft. 12 Ft. 160°F(71°C) 11 amps KDK-10100-PK Pad Specs
KDK-12600D-PK 26 ft.
(25’-3″)
19 ft. 6 in. 12 Ft. 160°F(71°C) 13 amps KDK-12600D-PK Pad Specs
KDK-12800D-PK 29 ft.
(28′-3″)
19 ft. 6 in. 12 Ft. 160°F(71°C) 13 amps KDK-12800D-PK Pad Specs

KDK-6200-PK is for 1/4 truckload* of pallets, 127Kbtu/hr required
KDK-10100-PK is for 1/2 truckload* of pallets, 211Kbtu/hr required
KDK-12600D-PK is for a full truckload* of pallets, 595Kbtu/hr required
KDK-12800D-PK is for a 53′ flatbed truckload* of pallets rated at 650Kbtu/hr required

*Assumes standard pallet dimensions of 48″ x 40″