Pointers For Choosing a Commercial Tumble Dryer

Tumble drying

A well specified tumble drier will give years of service but care is needed to maintain the drying time at the minimum possible so as to give high machine productivity and minimum energy consumption/cost.


  • All screens clear of lint
  • Lint screens in place and free of holes
  • Work to be dried has first been through a thorough spin after washing
  • External gas service contract by qualified specialist
  • Door and lint screen access leak-tight
  • Gas pressure correctly maintained
  • Outlet ducting clear of lint
  • Drying time correctly set to avoid overdrying, especially of polyester
  • Cage loaded to manufacturer’s maximum weight without overloading
Commercial Tumble Dryer