engenity, LLC, has developed a line of freeze-prevention heating jackets for Mann+Hummel's ProVent® 400 crankcase ventilation filter. When mounted in exposed locations, ProVent filters are susceptible to freezing and gelling of the fluids within.
The IntelliThaw PV400 is an all-in-one, easy-to-install solution to this problem. The IntelliThaw PV200 completely encloses the filter, and can safely raise its interior temperature from −50°C to 10°C (−58°F to 50°F) in only 5 minutes, using only power from the engine battery.
IntelliThaw is part of engenity's ThermEvolve® line of engine heating solutions. ThermEvolve systems are the industry's only solution for engine component freeze-ups that do all the following:
To learn more about how ThermEvolve products work, see our page on ThermEvolve® engineering and benefits. To read about IntelliThaw heating jackets—a part of the ThermEvolve product line—please see our page on the IntelliThaw line, which includes links to detailed engineering specifics and other available IntelliThaw products.
The IntelliThaw PV400 is now available in sample quantities. To make an order, or to discuss how the IntelliThaw PV400 can work for you, you can get in touch with one of our distributors or contact us directly.
Detailed application notes for IntelliThaw products are available at our Application Notes and FAQ page.
ProVent is a registered trademark of Mann+Hummel GmbH.