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Mica Thin Band Heaters

The THINBAND heater is patented redesign of the mica band. THINBAND heaters deliver fast and install easily, keeping costs down and machines running. Some features include sheath temperatures to 480°C(900°F) and watt densities to 55W/sq. in. The flexible one-piece design makes installation easier on plastic processing equipment becasue it can ipen to full diameter of the barrel without internal damageto the heater. Installs on a barrel without removing other band heaters already in place.The quick clamp opens to fit over barrels and snaps in place with one easy flip of its latching lever. Mica thin band heaters have applications in extruders, blown film dies, injection molding machines, and other cylinder heating applicatons.

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Features and Benefits

New flexible, one-piece design makes installation faster on plasticprocessing equipment becausethe heater can be opened to thefull diameter of the barrel withoutinternal damage. The THINBANDheater can be installed on abarrel without removing otherband heaters already in place.

• Only one set of leads or terminals is needed on theTHINBAND heater, unlike the twosets required on the cumbersometwo-piece replacement barrelheaters with straps.

• QUICK CLAMP opens to fit over barrels and snaps in place with one easy flip of its latching lever. No need to remove other heaters.

• Permanently attached clamping bars.

• Contamination resistance. No folds on outside of heater.

Mica Thin Band Heaters
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