New online configurators make it easy to specify and order industrial electric process heaters and thermocouples

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- now offers online configurators and instant price quotes for industrial built-to-order band, cartridge and silicone rubber heaters and thermocouples, as well as one-day cost quotes for immersion heaters. For buyers of electric process heaters and temperature measurement instruments, combines the convenience of 24/7 online configuration and ordering with expert applications assistance available by phone.

"Our self-service online configurators make ordering easy and fast for manufacturers and processors who know electric heating systems and thermocouples and how to specify the unique system or instrument they need," said President Rick Garber. "We are also happy to work with operators or engineers who have questions or want help selecting the right system or component for their application."

The band heater configurator allows configuration of a mica-, ceramic-, or mineral-insulated band heater in several shapes with choices for size, number of sections, closures between sections, electrical terminations and power and voltage. The cartridge heater configurator offers options for various diameters, lengths, thermocouples, leads and terminations, and power and voltage.

Circular or rectangular flexible blanket heaters in a range of wattages, various voltages and leadwire styles can be specified using the silicone rubber heater configurator. The immersion heater configurator offers choices of flanged, screw-in or over-the-side heaters. Cost quotes for built-to-order immersion heaters are normally processed and returned by in one business day.

Type J or K standard thermocouples and thermocouple styles commonly used in the plastics industry can also be configured with options for grounding and the diameter, material, and length of the sheath and leadwire.

Heaters and thermocouples specified by the online configurators are ideal for use in a wide range of process heating applications ranging from flow viscosity control to injection molding and process temperature control.

About is a value-added distributor that focuses exclusively on electric heating and temperature control systems for industrial processes and products. specializes in providing expert engineering assistance and solutions to difficult heating applications in markets ranging from food processing to plastics and metal processing and manufacturing. For more information, contact at (866) 685-4443 or or visit

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Source: OEM Heaters