Q: What is the max operating temperature for your heaters?
A: We manufacture 4 different types of Flexible heater here at Birk. Each type of heater has a unique maximum temperature based on the insulating material used to build the heater. Below is a list of the different insulators and their associated maximum temperature.
1. FEP Kapton – 500˚F
2. Acrylic Kapton – 250˚F
3. Silicone Rubber – 400˚F
4. Butyl – 250˚F