strip heater

strip heater

strip heater
An electric heater, of the self-regulating type, in the form of a strip containing an electrical heating element that is wrapped directly around a pipe; may be used to maintain the desired delivery temperature at hot-water outlets without the necessity of installing a circulating hot-water system.
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A Instead of a conventional gas heater, I like the Heatstrip Infrared Radiant Strip Heater. Instead of just heating the direct surrounding air, this penetrates the air to give a comfortable, even temperature up to six metres away.
The Ultima strip heater is capable of operating temperatures of 1200 F, while the Better Strip heater allows for increased watt densities for higher performance.