Kiln Upgrades Rebuilds, & Controls

  • KDS provides total rebuilds of hardwood and pine kilns, equipment upgrades, heating system conversions, and replacement heating coils for hardwood and pine kilns.
    • Total Kiln Building Reskins
    • Replacement Kiln Doors
    • Kiln Door Modifications from Carrier Style to Side Pivot
    • High Performance Inlet Outlet Cones
    • Pneumatic Overhead Baffles eliminates the loss of the top layers due to over drying.
    • Fan Conversions, Long Shaft Drives
    • Gates and Goodyear Polychain Drive Systems eliminate slippage and result in only 1% belt losses.
  • Control systems for new kilns and for upgrade projects include choices from basic Partlow digital recorder controller systems to full PLC-based computer controls featuring Allen Bradley software. In all cases, the KDS controls package is designed for simple operator interface and maximum performance.