Argus Heating

Band Heaters


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Argus Heating distributes the HOTWATT and TEMPCO range of U.S.A. made cylindrical Band Heaters. These are competitively priced high-quality Band Heaters. Custom designed bands are available for special applications. Standard items are available ex-stock from the U.S.A.


  • One-piece Band Heater - diameter from 25mm to 355mm max.
  • Two-piece Band Heater - diameter from 75mm to 825mm max.
  • Band Heater widths - from 25mm to 203mm max.
  • Custom holes and cut-outs are available for thermocouples on request.
  • Terminal posts or terminal leads - leads can be covered with a braided metal sheath or a stainless steel conduit.


  • Corrosion resistant steel sheets enclosing mica-clad elements.
  • Tightened around the cylinder using radial lock-up tabs, or roller clamps.
Element Type Watts density
Diameter size
Mica Band 0.78 to 6.2 22 to 355
Mineral Insulated Band 3.7 to 9.4 25 to 355


The following table shows the relationship between the operating temperature and watt density based on a 6W/cm2 Band Heater operating at 150°C.

Operating Temperature °C 150 200 260 315 370
Watts/cm2 6 5 3 2 1.5


To make a sales enquiry regarding a band heater please download and complete as much information as possible on the pdf enquiry form and return it to us at We will respond to your enquiry promptly.

Alternatively, please phone us to discuss your requirements.

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