Heat system for killing pests

  • US 10,070,639 B2
  • Filed: 11/30/2015
  • Issued: 09/11/2018
  • Est. Priority Date: 03/18/2011
  • Status: Active Grant
First Claim
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1. A pest treatment system comprising:

  • a flexible and inflatable enclosure made of insulated material, the enclosure comprising;

    a floor;

    at least one side connected to the floor, wherein when the enclosure is inflated the side and floor form at least part of an interior space where articles can be placed;

    a zipper on at least part of the side that allows for articles to be placed inside of the enclosure;

    an inlet hole; and

    an outlet hole; and

    a heating system comprising;

    a heater connected to the inlet hole and the outlet hole, the heater including a fan;

    at least two thermocouples electrically connected to the heater and configured to be located inside of the inflated enclosure; and

    a controller electrically connected to the heater.

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