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Transportation

Tutco Farnam understands the demand for reliable results on a set schedule, and is prepared to partner with you to provide the heat you need where and when you need it. We design and manufacture heaters and heating elements for a range of transportation related applications including enclosure heating, HVAC, and pollution mitigation.

Enclosure Heating, Freeze Protection & Dehumidification

  • Battery Protection
  • Electric Vehicles

Ruggedized HVAC

  • APUs & ECUs
  • Locomotive
  • Tractor Trailers

Pollution Mitigation

  • Exhaust Particulate Filtration

Support

Engineering and Support is a big part of what we do. Offered on an application by application basis. With our extensive heat application experience chances are we have done something similar to your application. We can even assist you with your process design. While we generally will not design your process for you we are happy to assist.

Transportation Solutions

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Enclosure Heaters

Air and surface enclosure heaters offering temperature and moisture protection for enclosures large and small. Use our enclosure heater calculator to determine the right product for your application.
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Inline Industrial Duct Heaters

Our rugged, efficient, open coil Duct Heaters offer you the capability to heat large volumes of air with fast warm-ups and cool-downs.
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Polyimide Heaters

Thin, highly precise heaters with excellent dielectric strength. Rapid heat up followed by constant temperature and excellent heat transfer. Ideal anywhere there are space or weight restrictions. Custom shapes available.
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Silicone Rubber Heaters

Silicone rubber heaters are durable industrial products with amazing properties. They are flexible, resistant to many chemicals, heat up quickly and are able to maintain precise temperatures.
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Auxiliary Power Units - APU’s

Auxiliary Power Units (APU’s) are frequently used for climate control. Examples include sleeper cabs, aircraft cabins and anywhere humans seek a comfortable temperature without using the main system's power.
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Environmental Control Units - ECUs

ECUs offer heating, cooling and sometimes humidity control for for vehicles, aircraft, containers, tents and weapon systems. Durability, portability and rapid deployment are all important factors.
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Tire Refill Station Story

Tire refill stations require heat to keep the electronics and nozzles from freezing. Tutco-Farnam created a silicone rubber heater that is a 20%-25% savings for the client. It mimics that shape of the heater being replaced with the exception that it is a lot thinner...

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TPC-CASH 1500

A compact version of the TPC 1500. Includes a 1.5kW Cool Touch air heater, temperature control, flow switch, thermostat, and solid-state relay.
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Electronics Rework Heaters

Rework equipment uses heaters and controls to warm and safely melt solder. The purpose is to remove and replace (or re-position) SMD components. Rework heaters must deliver accurate and repeatable results.
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Dehumidification

Dehumidifiers remove moisture vapor from the air, which is useful in a wide range of applications. Heat plays an important role in dehumidification and all commercial & industrial dehumidifiers require heaters.
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Custom Duct Heaters

Customer had used finned tubular elements, and wanted to explore other options for their new generation equipment. Customer needed a heating solution to be implemented within existing space. Minimizing pressure drop was a high priority. Must be rugged and reliable.

Features

  • Low Mass & Low Pressure Drop
  • Efficient Open Coil Design
  • Long Lasting, Rugged, Reliable
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Warming / Holding Cabinets and Heaters

Food industry professionals seek finer temperature and moisture control in their holding equipment. They want longer hold times while maintaining food quality and safety.
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Small Container A/C Story

Air conditioner water was dripping within an enclosure and not evaporating to the client's satisfaction. This resulted in leakes. Tutco-Farnam provided a flexible, waterproof, easy-to-install silicone rubber heater...

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Your Custom Heating Solution

Tutco Farnam offers the very best in design and enginering of custom heaters and heating components. Our capabilities are ideally suited to meet demanding production schedules, and we are committed to keeping up with the constant changes occuring in manufacturing and product design.

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