Defrosting elements

Defrosting elements

Backer tubular heating elements are often used in defrosting. Tubular heating elements are used to prevent ice formation and to thaw ice in cooling and freezer units, air-conditioning plants, compressors and outdoor installations.

Technical data


Stainless steel:
AISI 304/EN 1.4301
AISI 316L/EN 1.4404


Ø 6.4, 8.5, 14 mm


Fixing in the object


Vulcanized terminal – Oil resistant cable
Terminal box – M4, flat pin, round pin
Epoxy resin sleeve – wire connection
Plastic – wire connection


One or two wattage ratings/element
Connection at one or two ends
According to customer specifications


Sealing: Vulcanized terminal, terminal box

Examples of applications

  • Freezer and cooling equipment
  • Compressors
  • Professional kitchens
  • HVAC
  • Outdoor use
Food cabinet chiller

Product examples

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