Need a Heater? Use a Resistor!
Riedon can supply wire-wound, thick film, and metal film power resistors in configurations and ratings to fit many heater applications. Resistors are designed for thermal efficiency, high reliability, and can withstand vigorous use. They are effective in small areas where concentrated heat must be applied. Their prices are often more economical than "standard" heaters.
Riedon's power resistors offer significant features for specialty heater applications:
Watt-Density ratings to 100 W/inch2
Fast Response Time
Rugged and Reliable
Browse our catalogue to view all the options we have available. If you don't see what you need, contact us and one of our knowledgeable representatives will assist you. We can modify these products - or manufacture a custom solution for your special application utilizing our 45 years of experience to ensure your needs are met.
See our Application Note about using power resistors as resistance heaters.
See our reference article, Using Power Resistors as Heaters, for more about how they can be used to provide reliable and efficient heat.
See our library of Technical Information for more helpful articles.
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