Defrosting elements preventing ice formation

– Ideal for freezing units, air-conditioning plants and out door installations

Defrosting elements

Defrosting elements

Backer tubular heating element is a frequent alternative for defrosting.

Tubular heating elements are used to prevent ice formation and to thaw ice in cooling and freezing units, air-conditioning plants, compressors and out door 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 customer specification


Sealing: Vulcanized terminal, terminal box

Examples of applications

  • Freezing and cooling equipment
  • Compressors
  • Professional kitchens
  • HVAC
  • Outdoor use

Product examples

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