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Portable ovens refer to easily movable thermal heating machines. They are used as commonly as any other type of industrial oven, but they are smaller, hence the name ‘portable.’ Portable ovens are usually limited to uses within the food services and some production industries. Read More…

Portable Ovens Portable ovens are moveable thermal processing machines. They function in the same way as many other kind of industrial ovens, but are generally limited in capacity because of their small size.
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Round Lake, IL  |  847-546-8225

Grieve’s only business since 1949 has been to design and manufacture industrial ovens and furnaces. Use our depth of knowledge and experience when you require an oven or furnace for powder coating, curing, baking, drying, stress relieving, and more.

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Grand Rapids, MI  |  800-368-4768

Weiss Envirotronics is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacturer and service of environmental test chambers. A complete line of standard and custom chambers, from bench top models to full walk-in and drive-in solutions to meet any testing requirement. Not sure what you need? Let one of our applications engineers help. Weiss Envirotronics, Inc is ISO 9001 registered and A2LA accredited.

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Weiss Technik $$$

Maumee, OH  |  800-537-8980

Surface Combustion offers a diverse product offering for batch and continuous furnace designs for atmosphere, nonatmosphere or vacuum processing of ferrous and/or nonferrous components/materials. Surface also produces the industry's most popular endothermic and exothermic gas atmosphere generators.

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Grant, MI  |  231-834-9131

Complete finishing systems are designed around your specific process needs and are optimized to fit within your space requirements. We specialize in producing paint systems for wet and powder coatings, while also providing comprehensive design, fabrication, installation, start-up, and training services. Our complete finishing systems consist of an overhead conveyor, pretreatment washer, dry-off oven, paint/powder booths, cure oven, and controls.

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Quality Finishing Systems $$$

Mansfield, TX  |  682-518-9002

Walton Process Technologies is your thermal equipment and control system specialist. We are a manufacturer and retrofitter of autoclaves, pressure vessels (ASME), bonding presses, ovens and batch process controls. Our pressure vessels are used in many industries such as aerospace/composite, gas/oil, tire treads/rubber & technology. Experience and dedication to superior products & customer service have made WPT a leader in the industry.

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De Pere, WI  |  920-336-9800

The CMM Group provides custom-designed industrial dryers and ovens for a wide range of applications in single or multi-zone configurations. The CMM Group designs and builds conveyorized curing, baking and drying ovens for automated production of small-to-medium sized products. Conveyorized roll support web dryers are available in horizontal or vertical tower design and can handle thin film to heavy gauge substrates, narrow to wide, slow or fast speeds.

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The CMM Group $$$

Saint-Hubert, QC  |  888-797-2342

Pyradia is a leading manufacturer of industrial furnaces and ovens in North America. Our engineering capabilities enable us to deliver heat treating equipment such as drop bottom oven for aluminum heat treating as well as controlled atmosphere modular heat treating lines. We serve the Aerospace, Automotive, Defense, Heat Treating and bearings industries among others. Pyradia also has 2 additional divisions manufacturing roll-to-roll web converting equipment and dust collecting systems.

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What Is a Portable Oven?

Portable ovens refer to easily movable thermal heating machines. They are used as commonly as any other type of industrial oven, but they are smaller, hence the name ‘portable.’ Portable ovens are usually limited to uses within the food services and some production industries.

Portable Oven

How Portable Ovens Function

Like other ovens, portable ovens use air as a medium to transmit heat energy. Energy is supplied to the mechanism, be it gaseous, electric, or other forms of energy.

For electric-powered ovens, a current is driven into the coils, and heat energy is produced. The energy is then channeled to its intended target. Controls are present to control the amount of heat produced.

Electric Portable Oven

Types of Portable Ovens

There are several types of portable ovens, mainly classified by the source of energy they use.

Portable Gas Ovens

These types of ovens are commonly used in households. They make use of gas as a source of energy. They use naturally made biogases or artificially made hydrocarbons (alkanes or alkenes).

Gas Operated Oven

They make use of a gas flame as a source of heat energy. Portable gas ovens are widely used because they use a cheap and clean energy source.

Portable Electric Ovens

Portable electric ovens are a modern type of oven that uses electricity as a source of energy. Electricity, unlike gas, is a dependable energy source and provides a lot of clean energy that does not leave any residue.

Convection Ovens

Portable convection ovens are widely becoming more popular. They make use of both gas and electric sources of energy. It can be used by users who move about between locations. In remote areas where there is no electricity, they can use gas as a source of energy and turn back to electricity when in populated areas.

Portable Microwave Ovens

Microwave ovens use high-frequency microwaves, also referred to as a form of controlled electromagnetic radiation. The radiation is emitted into the items to be heated, usually food or dry equipment. Very high temperatures can be reached within very little time and be maintained for the stipulated amount of time without any drops.

Applications and Benefits of Portable Ovens

The applications and benefits of portable ovens include:

Application of Portable Ovens

Portable ovens can be used in annealing processes. This is a process whereby glass or steel is heated to ensure it is ductile. High temperatures are required to achieve this goal. For example, the health industry uses annealing to heat plastics in syringes and catheters.

Portable ovens can be used to dry up moisture from materials and samples. Portable ovens can remove unwanted water solvents from products like leather and other thick, complex substances that need drying. Another common use is in the quick processing of foodstuff. They can be carried out during picnics or gatherings to provide a quick and hustle-free source of energy.

Food Heating Portable Oven

Baking is yet another use for these portable ovens. It is a process that requires the samples in the oven to be heated without dehumidification. Finally, curing is the process of hardening chemical elements inside a substance. It is a combined process of backing and drying commonly used in industrial activities such as polymer and rubber synthesis, semiconductor or insulation materials, the manufacture of epoxies and glues, and the new nanotech industry.

Benefits of Portable Ovens

Portable ovens are reliable and quick sources of energy that can be used with minimum expertise. They are small and do not take up a lot of space, so they come in handy for mobile users intending to use them in various locations. Since they can use a variety of energy sources, portable ovens are very reliable as any user can simply adapt to using the energy source that is available to them.

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