Red-Ray Manufacturing Company

Engineering and Products for Infrared Process Heating Solutions

Infrared process heating was developed to increase production rates and efficiencies. Red Ray continues to bring industrial customers around the world production cost savings with a unique product line that can be tailored to each application.

Red-Ray Manufacturing Company was established in 1939 by Mr. Gill McLaughlin, the inventor of the original dual ceramic infrared burner. A pioneer in the gas-fired infrared field, Mr. McLaughlin led the company until 1971. During this period, Red-Ray was granted multiple patents for gas impingement styles of burners.

Gas Fired Infrared Burners & Systems

Red-Ray has is a leading manufacturer and seller of high intensity gas fired infrared burners and premix air-gas delivery systems used for heating, drying and curing in many industrial applications such as finishing, powder coating, food, line painting, carpet, flooring, paper and textiles.

Red-Ray’s broad range of direct gas-fired burners employs an air-gas mixture that combusts and heats an emitter to produce high temperatures and maximum radiation in the medium wavelength 1-5 micron range. Products include surface combustion and gas impingement burners as well as a compact operating and control unit.

Selas Heat Technology Company acquired Red-Ray in 2012 to expand on its line of heat technology products with another leader in its field.

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