Blue M Batch Oven

The Industrial Batch Ovens have for years been meeting a variety of test and production applications. Their reliability and fine performance have made them the choice of many industries.

Benefits of the Blue M Batch Oven

  • Standard Cabinet Oven (Model DC), available in an array of sizes
  • Standard options available for a High Power, a High Temperature (750°F maximum), and a Truck-In (DCRI) version
  • High volume horizontal air recirculation system and electric heating system allow for maximum temperature uniformity in performance
  • Differential airflow switch if loss of airflow is detected and shuts down oven's heaters
  • Excellent reliability and performance ratings

Features

  • Nichrome wire heater elements for durability
  • Centrifugal type blower wheel for efficient air flow through the system
  • Horizontal air flow
  • One-pass air flow
  • Infinitely variable control (from full recirculation to full one pass) and optional automatic motorized damper for flexibility with your process
  • Side-mounted control compartment for easier control access (60 and 96 cu. ft. models only)
  • Profiling or single set point controls
  • Direct drive blower
  • Manually adjustable intake/exhaust system for ease of balancing
  • Enclosed wiring to meet National Electric Code (NEC) for safe operation

Construction

  • Heavy-gauge steel exterior and interior panels
  • Welded 14 and 16 gauge cold-rolled steel exterior
  • Stainless steel-reinforced Type 304 interior
  • Fiberglass insulation - 4 full inches minimizes heat loss
  • Double-wall insulated doors (double doors) are utilized on 48-inch wide models
  • Side-mounted control compartment for easier control access on 60 and 96 cu. ft. models
  • Manually adjustable intake/exhaust system

Performance

  • Temperature Range
    • Standard Model: +15°C (27°F) above ambient to 316°C (600°F)
    • High Temperature Model: +15°C (27°F) above ambient to 398°C (750°F)
  • Uniformity: +/-2% of set point in an empty stabilized chamber (contact factory with your exact requirements)
  • Resolution of controller: +/-0.1°C (0.2°F)

Standard Batch Oven Options

  • Stainless steel slotted shelves
  • High power for fast heat-up, high exhaust for large loads
  • Door switch
  • Motorized intake damper (2 position or proportional)
  • Welded and sealed inner chamber (vapor tight)
  • 24-hour, 7-day programmable time
  • Circular chart recorder-10"
  • Reverse door hinge
  • Redundant over-temperature protection

Engineered Oven Options

  • Additional lead-in ports
  • Interior light
  • Glass observation panel(s)
  • Rear access door(s)
  • All stainless steel construction
  • Special controls systems
  • Multi-door configurations for process flexibility
  • High-temperature capability of 399°C (750°F)

Roll-In Rack Options

  • Stainless steel roll-in racks
  • Roll-in rack shelves
  • Special truck channel or flat uninsulated floor for customer designed racks
  • Custom designed roll-in racks for product fixturing
  • Pass-through "tunnel" design with front and rear doors

Warranty

Blue M warrants that from the date it ships and, if applicable, installs a product, or finishes performing a service, the product Blue M manufactured shall conform to written specifications that Blue M approved, and the product shall be free from defects in material and workmanship for twenty-four (24) months (with the exceptions of the Ultra Temp and LO/GO series, which have a 12 month warranty). Blue M further warrants that any service it performs shall conform to written specifications that Blue M approved and be free from defects in workmanship for twenty-four (24) months (with the exceptions of the Ultra Temp series, which are covered for 12 months. No service warranty for LO/GO series). If a purchaser purchases a TPS Preventive Maintenance & Calibration plan at the end of the warranty period, these limited warranties shall each be extended by twelve (12) months (with the exceptions of the LO/GO series) , subject to the exclusions below. If, within that time period, the original purchaser notifies Blue M in writing of an alleged non-conformity, and Blue M determines, to its reasonable satisfaction, that a product or service is, in fact, non-conforming, then Blue M shall, at its option and expense, repair or replace the non-conforming product or correct the non-conforming service, either at the original purchaser’s or Blue M’s factory. Click here for additional warranty details.

Controller

  • Watlow EZ Zone PM (PID)

    Watlow EZ Zone PM (PID)

    • Single-channel, ¼ DIN, non-profiling-type controller
    • Type J thermocouple for temperature measurement
    • Fully programmable menu system
    • Auto-Tune is provided for fast, efficient start ups

Options

  • Watlow F4T Temperature Controller

    Watlow F4T Temperature Controller

    The Watlow F4T Temperature Controller with INTUITION™ temperature process controller combines the flexibility of a modular I/O controller with best-in-class ease of use.

    Features

    • 4.3-inch, color touch panel with high-resolution, graphical user-interface
    • 1 to 4 control loops with TRU-TUNE+ adaptive control algorithm for superior controllability
    • 40 ramp and soak profiles with real-time clock and battery backup.
    • Ethernet Modbus® TCP connectivity
    • High-speed USB 2.0 host port
    • Modular design, which offers numerous types of field pluggable modules for maximum flexibility and easiest compatibility
    • Optional Data Logging capability
    • Optional Graphical Trend Chart
    • TPS provides panel mounted USB and Ethernet ports located on the front control panel of the equipment
  • Yokogawa UP55A Controller

    Yokogawa UP55A Controller

    • Profiling-type, 1/4 DIN, single-channel controller
    • 30 profiles with up to 300 linkable segments
    • Eight digital inputs and outputs
    • LCD display
    • Type J thermocouple
    • Ladder-sequencing function
    • Optional LL50A Parameter Setting Software
    • Optional data communications
  • Chart Recorder

    Chart Recorder

    • Circular or strip type
    • Records temperature versus time
    • Some models include digital display
    • J thermocouple for temperature measurement

  • Door Limit Switch

    Door Limit Switch

    • Detects proper oven door closure
    • Shuts off heating system to prevent hot air from being expelled

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Specifications

Blue M Batch Ovens Specifications

Model 166 246 326
Interior Volume 16.0 cu.ft. 24.0 cu.ft. 32.0 cu.ft.
Interior Dimensions
W x D x H inches (cm)
24 x 24 x 48
(60.7 x 60.7 x 121.9)
36 x 24 x 48
(91.4 x 60.7 x 121.9)
48 x 24 x 48
(121.9 x 60.7 x 121.9)
Exterior Dimensions
W x D x H inches (cm)
51 x 39 x 85
(12.6 x 99.1 x 215.9)
63 x 39 x 85
(160 x 99.1 x 215.9)
75 x 39 x 85
(190.5 x 99.1 x 215.9)
Machine footprint 13.8 sq.ft. 17.1 sq.ft. 20.3 sq.ft.
Electrical Service Std Hi Power/ Hi Temp Std Hi Power/ Hi Temp Std Hi Power/ Hi Temp
208 VAC 3Ph 60Hz
Line current
9 kW
29 FLA
13.5kW
44 FLA
10.5 kW
33 FLA
16 kW
51 FLA
13.5 kW
42 FLA
20 kW
61 FLA
240 VAC 3Ph 60Hz
Line current
12 kW
33 FLA
18 kW
50 FLA
14 kW
38 FLA
21 kW
58 FLA
18 kW
47 FLA
27 kW
70 FLA
480 VAC 3Ph 60Hz
Line current
12 kW
17 FLA
18 kW
24 FLA
14 kW
19 FLA
21 kW
28 FLA
18 kW
24 FLA
27 kW
35 FLA
Model 366 606 966
Interior Volume 36.0 cu.ft. 60.0 cu.ft. 96.0 cu.ft.
Interior Dimensions
W x D x H inches (cm)
36 x 36 x 48
(91.4 x 91.4 x 121.9)
36 x 48 x 60
(91.4 x 121.9 x 152.4)
48 x 48 x 72
(121.9 x 121.9 x 182.9)
Exterior Dimensions
W x D x H inches (cm)
63 x 51 x 85
(160 x 129.5 x 215.9)
80 x 63 x 93
(203.2 x 160 x 236.2)
92 x 63 x 104
(233.9 x 160 x 264.2)
Machine footprint 22.3 sq.ft. 35.0 sq.ft. 40.2 sq.ft.
Electrical Service Std Hi Power/ Hi Temp Std Hi Power/ Hi Temp Std Hi Power/ Hi Temp
208 VAC 3Ph 60Hz
Line current
13.5 kW
42 FLA
20 kW
61 FLA
18 kW
60 FLA
26 kW
84 FLA
24 kW
76 FLA
Contact
Factory
240 VAC 3Ph 60Hz
Line current
18 kW
47 FLA
27 kW
70 FLA
24 kW
68 FLA
34.5 kW
96 FLA
32 kW
87 FLA
Contact
Factory
480 VAC 3Ph 60Hz
Line current
18 kW
24 FLA
27 kW
35 FLA
24 kW
34 FLA
36 kW
48 FLA
32 kW
43 FLA
48 kW
62 FLA
* All specifications are subject to change without notice.