Inside Bake Ovens (IBO)

HeatTek offers a wide range of custom inside bake ovens (IBO) that serve your industry’s specific needs, whether your metal packaging needs involve food, beverages, pet food, or aerosol products.

Our metal packaging systems cover a wide range of aluminum and steel canning processes, thereby fulfilling any scale or production needs you may have in your specific industry.

Inside Bake Oven Features

Our custom IBO systems are made from heavy gauge steel using the best engineering processes available. HeatTek internal bake ovens include many features to ensure highly efficient processes, allowing for production rates up to 6,000 CPM. These features include:

  • Various zone configurations, ranging from 2 to 4 heating zones
  • Proprietary air seal at entrance and exit
  • Full length internal exhaust with multiple adjustment points for full control
  • Automatic nozzle height adjustment available
  • Accommodates all can heights and diameters
  • Guaranteed uniformity with improved airflow, conveyor tracking, etc.
  • Ease of maintenance
  • Push and pull style ambient air coolers
  • All motors with VFD control
  • Internal adjustable air diverters for optimal oven balancing

Conveyor features include:

  • Small to wide conveyor widths available—up to 10’ wide
  • Synthetic fiberglass conveyor belt
  • Fife guidance systems
  • Proprietary back-end belt tracking for longer units
  • Belt cutting and welding station built in
  • Dual rack & pinion tension systems
  • Perforated slide bed made from 409 stainless steel

At HeatTek, we have developed hundreds of systems that are in use in 4 different continents.

Inside Bake Oven Applications

As a developer of custom inside bake oven systems, an industry leader in BPA NI coatings, and a highly experienced supplier of spare parts and system rebuilds, HeatTek offers you the thermal equipment you need for your application. Common uses for our systems include:

We know that the exact length, dimensions, heating methods, and conveyor capacity will depend on your industry requirements. For this reason, we offer fully customizable systems that meet your specifications, allowing for efficient and precise operation.

Additional Services

Along with the manufacture, maintenance, and installation of IBO and other thermal systems, we offer a wide range of additional services, which include:

  • Spare parts
  • Upgrades and improvements
  • Temperatures surveys and instrument performance
  • Engineering
  • Manufacture of custom components
  • Preventative maintenance
  • Training

To learn more about our services or our industrial inside bake ovens, contact HeatTek today.