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Manufacturer: Marathon Equipment Inc.


Propane Fired Rubberized Compound Melting Kettles
These oil jacketed gravity fed kettles are designed for crack filling and waterproofing. The heat transfer system consists of the oil vat and the oil expansion reservoir. As the transfer fluid is heated, the material is provided with an indirect heating source. Available in 145, 245 and 400 gallon capacities.

· Heavy duty channel iron frame.
· Long lasting all welded construction.
· Industrial grade wide track axles with leaf spring
suspension and electric brakes.
· Adjustable hitch with 3” pintle eye and safety chains.
· Thick sheet metal panels exceed the standard used
in competitive products.
· 2” material dispensing valve.
· Low center of gravity for safe towing, superior rear
visibility and ease of operation.
· Reverse loading material lid provides safe, antisplash
loading of material.
· Well insulated material vat and firing chamber
provides optimum fuel economy.
· Full sweep, reciprocating, non-jamming agitation is
hydraulically driven.
· Easy to read, rear mounted material and oil
· Conveniently located heavy duty, adjustable screw
type jack.
· Exhaust stack(s) with rain cover.
· All necessary stop, turn and marker lights.
· Increased corrosion resistance with epoxy primer
and standard blue paint finish.


· Automatic temperature control.
· 200,000 BTU hand held torch with 15ft. hose.
· 110 volt, 1500 watt overnight heater(s) – may
require one or two.
· Electric breakaway switch with battery.
· Hydraulic surge brakes.
· 10lb. fire extinguisher with bracket.
· 3” material dispensing valve.
· Tool box.
· Strobe light.
· Spare tire & rim.
· Customer’s choice of standard paint colour.

Shipping Weight 2150lbs (977kg) 2500lbs (1136kg) 3300lbs (1500kg)

Overall Length 148” (375cm) 138” (350cm) 185” (470cm)
Overall Width 80” (203cm) 80” (203cm) 80” (203cm)
Overall Height 56” (142cm) 66” (167cm) 65” (165cm)
Loading Height 48” (122cm) 52” (132cm) 55” (140cm)

Material Vat 145 gal (548 L) 245 gal (926 L) 370 gal (1399 L)
Heat Transfer Oil 28 gal (106 L) 35 gal (132 L) 55 gal (208 L)
Engine 5.5 Honda 5.5 Honda 5.5 Honda
Burner One 410,000 BTU One 410,000 BTU Two 410,000 BTU
with out-fire protection with out-fire protection with out-fire protection

Axle(s) Single, drop center Single, drop center Tandem
Capacity 5200lbs (1591kg) 7000lbs (3175kg) 12,000lbs (5454kg)
Tires – size (2) 225/75/R15 (2)235/85/R16 (4) 225/75/R15
* Specifications subject to change without notice.