SHP Series

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Features

  • Unique round design efficiently spreads more fuel saving radiant heat over a broad circular area.
  • Stainless steel canopy adds extra strength - especially helpful if brooders are to be relocated.
  • Ideal replacement for other types of high pressure brooders.
  • Orifice holder is easy to clean and wash down.
  • No electricity is required.
  • Stainless steel burner system modulates from low burn to high burn as needed for increased fuel efficiency.
  • Two orifice system with unique pressure adjustment capability provides high to low burn settings based on the heating needs of the structure.
  • No air filter needed. Brooder features a unique double gas burner system that combusts dust and carbon to help prevent buildup. (For extremely harsh environments, air filter is available as an accessory.)
  • Accessories include:
    • Individual thermostats (integral & remote)
    • 6' & 10' hose kits with quick gas connect fittings
    • Manual shut off valves
  • Non electric modulating.
  • High/Low with integral digital thermostat.
  • High/Low with remote thermostat.
  • This model is for use with propane gas only.
Model    BTU/Hr Input Min. Mounting Height Max. Mounting Height Ventilation Required Gas Consumption
SHP 8 17,100 BTU/Hr 48" 60" 68 CFM 0.19 GPH
Control Suffix Gas Type Control Option Description
L6 Propane A manual valve with flame failure safety protection that is unregulated for use with an individual thermostat or a modulating or thermostatic control panel.
Coverage
Pigs Up To 170
Broilers Up To 1,500
Turkeys Up To 500
Model BTU/Hr Input Canopy Diameter Brooder Height Net Weight
SHP 8 17,100 BTU/Hr 13.5" 7" 3.3 lbs.
Model    Gas Type Control Type Supply Pressure Min. Supply Pressure Max. Voltage Amps
SHP 8 Propane # 6 10" wc 4.5 psi N/A N/A

Minimum Clearances To Combustibles

Model Sides Ceiling Below
SHP 8 30" 30" 30"

Note: All SHP8's include an Air Filter as Standard Equipment.

New installations require 17M Gas Hose Kit, Part No. 30522250. (Hose Kit includes a 6' X 1/4” gas hose, quick connect fitting and an on/off gas valve.)

Space-Ray SHP Series
Thermostat & Control Panel Options

Thermostat Options
Space-Ray's SHP Series is available with two thermostat options. The Individual Thermostat Control provides easy and convenient ambient temperature control. The Remote Individual Thermostat Control (shown at far right) features a remote sensor that can be lowered to floor level for more precise reading of the temperature at liter level.

Individual Thermostat Control

4' Remote Sensor can be lowered closer to liter level for more precise reading of floor level temperature

Modulating Controllers

Space-Ray’s SHP Series, when combined with either one of Space-Ray’s economical High/Low control panels, can provide one of the highest fuel efficiencies of any brooder on the market today – dramatically increasing profits by reducing your cost of operation by up to 20%.

Non-Electric Modulating Controller, Part #44160000

The SHP17 modulating control panel requires no electricity for operation. It automatically controls the output level of the brooder based on the thermostat’s requirements.

Non-Electric Modulating Controller
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Hi/Lo Modulating Controller with EW-4-20 Thermostat, Part #44160050

Space-Ray’s unique High/Low control panels provide up to 20% lower fuel consumption by automatically adjusting the brooder’s output from maximum heat output to the minimum heat output in just second

Hi/Lo Modulating Controller with EW-4-20 Thermostat, Part #44160050
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Hi/Lo Modulating Controller with A419 Digital Electronic Thermostat, Part #44160100

Space-Ray’s unique High/Low control panels provide up to 20% lower fuel consumption by automatically adjusting the brooder’s output from maximum heat output to the minimum heat output in just seconds.

Hi/Lo Modulating Controller with A419 Digital Electronic Thermostat, Part #44160100
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Hose Kit – New Installation, Part #30522250

The hose kit is available for new installations using a ½” gas line that includes a ½” manual ball valve, ½” x ¼”bushing, ¼” close pipe nipple, quick disconnect socket, ¼” ID x 6’ hose with quick disconnect fitting, and an adaptor fitting to connect to the hose.

Hose Kit – New Installation, Part #30522250
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Hose Kit – Existing Installation, Part #30522260

The hose kit is for existing installations which includes the hose and adaptor fitting to connect the brooder. The hose has a quick disconnect fitting to connect to a Sturgis #104051 female quick disconnect fitting.

Hose Kit – Existing Installation, Part #30522260
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