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immersion heater

[ə′mər·zhən ‚hēd·ər]
(electricity)
An electric device for heating a liquid by direct immersion in the liquid.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

immersion heater

A heater in which the electric heating element, submerged in a water tank, is controlled by a thermostat built into the tank or in contact with the water.
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"If either is the case, you should immediately turn off the immersion heater and Housing Executive tenants should report the fault at their local office or telephone 08443 920 901."
If the scale is allowed to build up it can reduce the effective size of the hot water pipes, the efficiency of water heaters and lead to early failure of boilers and immersion heaters.
The Polaris Neptune Electric Immersion Heater is a new addition to the Polaris family of immersion heaters.
Process Technology is a manufacturer of electric immersion heaters, heat exchangers, in-line heaters and temperature and level controls.
military uses immersion heaters to wash kitchen gear in the field.
He said that up to 3.5m homes could have immersion heaters with a similar fault to the one in her house.
Mica and ceramic heater bands, cartridge heaters, mica and ceramic strip heaters, flexible heaters, and immersion heaters in stock.
The places to look out for this are the heating elements of washing machines and dishwashers and the insides of electrically-heated immersion heaters, instantaneous water heaters and electric showers.
GMF Equipment, along with partners Galvatek SAS and Mazurczak GmbH are recognised as one of the market leaders in the supply of electric immersion heaters along with associated temperature and level controls.
Mentor, OH, September 16, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Process Technology, a wet process heating and cooling manufacturer, introduces its new SmartOne[R] line of PTC (positive temperature coefficient) electric immersion heaters. The product is cULus listed.
Showing cast-in heaters of aluminum and bronze; band, cartridge, coil, and immersion heaters; manifold and nozzle heaters; quartz and ceramic heaters; circulating-fluid heaters; thermocouples and temperature controls.
The move into larger premises will enable the company to carry even more stock and allow its to provide a next day delivery on a wider range of immersion heaters, temperature and level controls.