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Friday, February 14, 2003
The Dehydrator is a patented dryer for your fire turnout gear. It is designed to blow warm air from the bottom up through the interior of your coat, bunker pants, boots, and gloves while hanging.
2. How is The Dehydrator constructed?
The Frame of The Dehydrator is constructed of welded structural aluminum; the blower box is manufactured from welded aluminum diamond plate housing the blower, heating elements and other electrical components.
3. What sizes are available?
4. What are the dimensions of The Dehydrator?
L H Depth Length is measured left to right.
5. What are the electrical requirements of The Dehydrator?
Yes 4 station 110/120 volt, 15 amps = 15-17º F
The 4 Station Dehydrator is shipped with either a 110/120 15 amp female receptacle
Or a 110/120 volt 20 amp female receptacle.
The 6 and 8 Station Dehydrator is shipping with a NEMA L14-20 female receptacle.
9. Does the dryer require a vent?
No, The Dehydrator does not require a vent like on a typical tumble dryer. If The Dehydrator is going to be located in a small closed room, a vent for the room will be required.
10. What is the amount of airflow?
11. Is The Dehydrator noisy?
No, The Dehydrator blower is housed in a blower box to isolate any noise. It is quieter than two people having a normal conversation.
12. How long does it take fire gear to dry?
Our users tell us that gear dries within 3-5 hours.
13. Does it come with an enclosure?
No, both our test and our users find that an enclosure is not required. They like the idea that their gear is easily accessible and do not have to worry about an enclosure breaking after heavy use.
14. Does it require any assembly?
No, The Dehydrator is shipping fully assembled.
15. What is the warranty?
16. How can The Dehydrator save me money?
The Dehydrator can save your department money several ways.
17. Can we dry boots and gloves?
Yes, each station on The Dehydrator comes with an aluminum adapter for drying boot or gloves.
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