Micanite elements

Micanite elements are to a large extent used for contact heating of tools and for indirect heating of liquids in vessels.

Micanite is an excellent insulation material based on mica. The micanite sheets can be cut, punched or shaped to fit in tools etc.

Micanite elements can be enclosed by metal sheet in flat or round shape and is then called band heaters.

 

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>> Examples of applications:
  • Freezing protection
  • Tool heating
  • Drying equipment
  • Toasters
  • Heating plates

 

Micanite elements - technical info:
 

 

Material Micanite, baset on glimmer
Enclosure in e.g. stanless steel
Connection Cable, tab terminals, screw and nut
nickel wire with ceramic pearls or silicon rubber hose
Surface load 3-4 W/cm² (at max 350°C)
Max 7W/cm² at very high heat transfer
Operating temp. Max 700°C (at max 4 W/cm²)
Voltage Max 480V
Safety The elements meet requirements acc. to EN 60335-1


 

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