Argus Heating

Load Bank Resistors


  • Load Banks for testing Generator sets, Uninterruptible Power Supplies
  • Dynamic breaking for DC Motors
  • Load Resistors
  • Volt Drop Resistors

Argus Heating design, manufacture, and distribute custom made Load Banks and Load Resistors made from high quality components. These are used for testing DC Motors, Generators and Uninterruptible Power Supplies or as dump loads for small power generation plants. We can custom design and manufacture to suit your requirements.


  • Optional vented Top Hat and side panels allow for improved cooling.
  • The standard finish is Zintec with the option of powder-coating in a range of colours.


  • The frame and exterior panels are made from Zintec coated steel.
  • Resistance wire wound onto ceramic tubes, mounted in a support frame.
  • Insulated standoffs
  • Large cross-section copper bus-bars
  • The smaller Load Bank Resistors are wound on ceramic tubes with the resistance wire cemented in place, and commonly have a threaded rod through the middle for easy mounting.

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