H-17 High Pressure Radiant Heat Brooder

H-17 High Pressure Brooder for Swine Applications


  • Easy Maintenance
  • Few Parts
  • Stackable for Storage
  • Optional Throttle Valve Enables Two Stage Heating
  • Works with all L.B. White Zone Panels

Safe, reliable performance
Our heater shares the same quality design standards that have earned L.B. White its reputation as the leader in swine forced air heating. It provides the rugged durability to stand up to years of safe, reliable use in harsh confinement environments due to its high-temp stainless steel emitter elements, corrosion resistant anodized aluminum shroud, and stove enameled venturi tube.

Knowledgeable, Friendly Technical & Customer Support
With over 50 years of agricultural heating experience and a full line of radiant and forced air heating solutions, only L.B. White offers you the product quality, technical expertise and knowledgeable customer support you can count on to help you design the best heating solution for your needs. For more information about how the L.B. White High Pressure Radiant Brooder can improve production and reduce costs, please contact your local L.B. White representative or contact us directly at 800-345-7200.

Models: H-17
BTU/H Rating 17,000
Pig Coverage  
  Nursery/Wean to Finish: 150 pigs
Area Covered (sg. ft.) 200-225
Installation height (ft.) 4-5
Heater Configurations Available:  
  Manual Ignition Yes
Fuel Consumption (max):  
  Liquid Propane Gas (lbs./hr.) 0.79
  Natural Gas (cu.ft./hr.) 17
Inlet Gas Supply Pressure:  
  Propane (psig) 5
  Natural Gas (psig) 5
Ventilation (cfm) 200
Temperature Controls Available:  
  Manual Zone (panel sold separately) Yes
  Automated Zone Control* Yes
Minimum Clearance to Combustibles (ft.):  
  Top 3
  Side 3
  Below 3.5
Dimensions (in.) Height 8.75
Reflector Dimension (in.) 12 x 8.25
Net Weight (lbs.) 3.75
Inlet Air Filter Included
1/4" x 6 ft. Gas Hose (available up to 25ft.) Included
Regulator (Zone Control Panel) Included
High Capacity Inlet Air Filter Optional

*When used with a house environmental control, it can be operated as a high/low or multiple-stage heating system.
Proper electrical supply is required.

⚠ WARNING: When operating, this heater produces chemicals, including Carbon Monoxide, known to the State of California to cause birth defects and other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

H-17 High Pressure Brooder for Swine Applications

Safe, reliable performance is what is provided with the L.B. White H-17 radiant brooder. This high pressure brooder has a simple design and fewer parts and connections, making maintenance easy.

L.B White's H-17 can be used to replace one or all competitive 17,000 btu/h brooders in a swine building as connections match. The H-17 also works with all L.B. White Zone Panels.