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Fostoria CH Trimline Series Quartz Tube Comfort Heaters for Indoor or Protected Outdoor Areas

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Fostoria Infrared Heaters
We are an authorized distributor for Fostoria Industries
, a manufacturer of infrared heating systems.

Link to other types of heaters:
Fostoria OCH TrimLine Outdoor/Indoor Comfort Heating Assemblies

Infrared heating is ideal for overhead "Spot" or "Zone" heating applications. Fostoria quartz infrared heaters have nearly instantaneous heat-up and can provide heat for specific areas within a large, open facility where a forced air heater would require more time and energy to heat.

  • Industrial work stations 
  • Factories
  • Warehouse loading docks
  • Counter service areas
  • Garages & basements
  • Waiting or smoking areas
  • Farm buildings
  • Greenhouses
  • Maintenance areas
  • Covered outdoor patios
  • Indoors or protected outdoor areas only
  • Brown - Powder Coated Housing
  • Gold Anodized Reflectors
  • Even heat distribution. Controlled 60 symmetrical reflector pattern
  • Compact design
  • Heavy-gauge safety screen (Optional)
  • UL/C-UL Listed
  • A quartz tube element is packed with each heater.
  • Includes a 6 foot plug & cordset
  • Single Phase

A 6, 3 wire molded plug and cordset is standard

MOUNTING: 46" models heat an approximate 10' x 12' area at an 8 ft mounting height. (Recommended mounting height 7 to 9 feet) 57" models heat an approximate 12' x 14' area at a 10 ft mounting height. (Recommended mounting height 8 to 10 feet) Heaters must be a minimum of 24" from combustibles, 3" from the ceiling and 36" apart. Requires a 12" minimum from a vertical surface. "WARNING: Do not use any product without first reading the safety and installation instructions packed with each product."

They can be suspended by chains or mounted with optional Fostoria brackets. Two 2' mounting chains and 4 S-hooks included for chain mounting or unit can be surface mounted using optional brackets (CH-MB) which allow up to a 45 degree horizontal tilt adjustment

Heat Distribution and Reflector Patterns

Optional Mounting Brackets:

Two Optional Wall Mounting Brackets for surface mounting of CH-46C and CH-57C. Allows up to a 45 degree horizontal tilt adjustment.


One inch angle iron vertical mounting bracket used for mounting fixtures at least 36" from a vertical surface to the center of the heater. Can be used with swivel bracket. Two brackets included.

Optional Wire Guard

Optional use for protection. Constructed of heavy gauge chrome plated steel wire. 6" x 1 1/2" mesh size.

Optional Controls:

Payne Controls Company 18TP-1-15 Variable Voltage Control. 120 Volt, Portable solid state power control, single-phase, 50/60 Hz input, 15 amp fuse, 6 foot plug & cordset. Can be used with the CH-46C. Click here for more information
240 Volt, Payne Controls Company 18TP-2-15 Variable Voltage Control. , Portable solid state power control. single-phase, 15 amp fuse, 6 foot plug & cordset. 3600 watts @ 240 volts (maximum rated voltage). Can be used with the CH-57C. Click here for more information

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Delivery time for the following products: Typically in stock and processed/shipped in 1 working day or less.  The transit time to you depends on your selected UPS/FedEx shipping method, the cost of which will be displayed in your shopping cart.

Item ID

Catalog #

Description Click "Select" below to see our price and our actual real-time quantity in stock
FOST486000 CH-46C 46" x 5-3/8" x 3-3/16", 1,500 Watts, 5,120 BTU, 120 Volts Select
FOST486010 CH-57C 57" x 5-3/8" x 3-3/16", 3,000 Watts, 10,239 BTU, 240 Volts Select
Optional Mounting Brackets: (Can be added to your shopping basket after selecting a heater above)
FOST486335 CH-MB

Two Optional Wall Mounting Brackets for surface mounting of CH-46C and CH-57C.

FOST881128 VMB-41-SS

Vertical mounting bracket used for mounting at least 36" from a vertical surface. Two brackets included.

Optional Controls:
PAYNE10005 18TP-2-15 Payne Controls Company 240 VAC Variable Voltage Control.


PAYNE10003 18TP-1-15 Payne Controls Company Portable 120 VAC.


Optional Wire Guard


Used on Model #: CH-46C




Used on Model #: CH-57C


Replacement Elements:

Tubes have No. 10-32 x 1/2" Stud on each end and an Outside Diameter of 5/8"




Overall Length

Heated Length

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Other Fostoria products are also available.  Copyright Fostoria Industries Inc., (a wholly owned subsidiary of TPI Corporation)

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