Rod Overbend Elements
One of our most popular products, especially for die casting machines, these elements are used extensively in applications such as bell annealing furnaces, holding furnaces and many low and high temperature ovens. These heating elements can be made in a wide range of sizes and alloys (e.g. APM wire). We can provide a direct replacement or analyze your design and usage to provide a more effective solution.
Ribbon Heating Elements
We manufacture iron/chrome/aluminum (FeCrAl) and nickel/chrome (NiCr) strip heating elements to fit any oven, furnace or autoclave. CNC production allows us to make your heating elements quickly and accurately. Custom Electric heaters are shipped ready to install and can be provided complete with full installation hardware.
Many draw and temper furnaces use this type of heating element. Brick and fiber-lined furnaces will operate like new with our replacement plugs. We are experts at repairing plug/rack elements. We can fabricate or rebuild plug heating elements from 20 kW to 600 kW.
Rod Heating Elements
Using proprietary automated technology, Custom Electric can bend rod stock up to ¾ in. into any configuration. Every element, from 20 to 2000, is identical to the master. These elements are perfect for high temperature brick and light wall furnaces.
Edge-Wound Ribbon Heating Elements
Custom Electric manufactures industry standard 2¾“ and 4¾” diameter elements. These heating elements find use in a wide range of applications such as gas generators and roller hearth furnaces
Helical Coil Elements
Coiled heating elements are used in a range of applications. We make these elements in many wire sizes and materials and specialize in Nickel/Chrome (NiChrome) and APM wire. We also make ready-to-install modules for furnaces and die casting machines.
Ceramic Fiber Modules
Ask your local Custom Electric sales representative for a quote on replacement cast ceramic modules with embedded heating elements. We offer all size and shape modules and a variety of heating element alloy options.
Tubular Heating Elements
Custom Electric can supply process air and oil immersion heaters as well as replacement heating elements. We can supply all styles, sizes and shapes in a variety of sheath materials.
Silicon Carbide Elements
When you need more watts/sq. in. of surface area, specify our high temperature silicon carbide heating elements. We offer low prices and fast delivery. You can phone in your order and pay by credit card.
APM Alloy Tubes
Custom Electric introduced Kanthal APM radiant tubes to North America a decade ago and is the largest and most experienced distributor of this high temperature product. As a direct replacement, APM tubes last up to five times longer and can double the productivity of heat treat furnaces. Containing no nickel, APM alloys continue to prove more and more cost effective.
Bayonet Heating Elements
Our number 1 product. Any size. Any alloy. Any power rating. In any quantity. We probably make more bayonets than anyone in the element business. We specialize in heating elements made using Nickel-Chrome and APM wire with standard diameters from 1” to 8”. Custom Electric is the place to go for bayonet heating elements.
Gas Combustion Systems - Krom Schroder
As a KromSchroder distributor, Custom Electric can supply burners, regulators, and other products for gas furnaces. We also work with KromSchroder on furnace rebuild programs as its supplier of elements and tubes.
Die Casting Machine Lids and Heating Element Modules
The “Easy Fix” lid is the ideal solution for keeping die casting machines on line. Helical coil modules can be individually replaced without slowing production or rebuilding the lid. An aftermarket and OEM product.
Save time and money by ordering contact straps, bus bars and anchor systems when you order heating elements. We have a complete line of maintenance products to keep equipment operating efficiently.
Electric Resistance Wire for Heating Elements
Custom Electric stocks a wide variety of wire, rod, and strip, including iron/chrome/aluminum alloys for high temperature applications in ovens, baths, furnaces, holding tanks and autoclaves. We welcome orders for small as well as large quantities of wire.