Band heating elements are circular heating elements, consisting of a resistance wire with electrical insulation by mica or ceramic isolation, mostly covered by a metal sheath. These sheath’s can be of zinc or aluminised metal sheething or stainless steel.
One element can consist of multiple segments, interconnected by clamps or hinges.
Band heating elements consist of isolation of mica or ceramics, as previously mentioned. The choice for one of these materials is depending of the necessary power and working temperature.
Band heaters and nose heaters are used commonly in the plastics and rubber industry as heating of extrusion and moulding machines.
Not so well-known, but advised by our specialists many times, is the use of a band heating elements as a drum heater.
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In logistical and production environments electric heat tracing, process or room and space heating are often a crucial factor. Anywhere temperature is an essential parameter, Heating Group International offers the solution with electric heating products and systems. With the Heating Group International electric heating systems you will have full control over your temperature and thus your processes. A reliable and safe (ATEX if applicable) part of your process, that is our promise: Heating Group International, when reliability matters!
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