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Foil Heaters

Foil heaters are usually custom-built due to specific shapes, sizes, and cutouts required for an application. Foil heaters are often the lowest-cost option for surface heating.

Foil heaters are not available for online ordering (due to the numerous possibilities for custom configurations); to order, please call us at 866-685-4443, or you can send us an e-mail or fill out a contact form and we will contact you within one business day.


  • Self-contained, one-piece assembly
  • A resistant element is laminated between 2 layers of aluminum foil
  • The heater is ideal for area and surface heating applications
  • Can be used with any temperature ranges below 650°F
  • Many configurations are available with or without cutouts
  • Aggressive adhesives provide a strong initial bond and ultimate bond
  • More efficient heat transfer than heaters that do not make surface contact
  • Wattage: The maximum wattage is based on 3 watts per square inch of surface
  • Voltage: Voltage is normally 120 or 240 volts. Lower voltages available

Common applications

  • Battery warmers
  • Cabinets
  • Defrost applications
  • Heated food tables
  • Incubators
  • Laboratory equipment
  • Ceiling panels and wall panels