asphalt heater

asphalt heater

[′a‚sfȯlt ′hēd·ər]
(engineering)
A piece of equipment for raising the temperature of bitumen used in paving.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

asphalt heater

A piece of equipment for raising the temperature of bitumen used in paving; usually the bitumen circulates through tubes inside a chamber heated by a burner.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The electric infrared asphalt heater is packaged with a generator, creating a self-contained mobile unit.