Silicon Carbide Heating Elements

Silicon carbide (SiC) heating elements can be found in various high temperature electric furnaces. They can operate effectively both in oxidizing and inert atmospheres.

SiC elements exhibit nonlinear resistance profiles that vary with both temperature and time, with peak resistance occurring when cold, gradually declining over time as heat builds up inside them, before reaching its lowest value when hot.


Starbar Silicon Carbide Heating Elements can be found in applications including ceramics, heat treating, metallurgy and assaying. They feature a rod shaped body known as the hot zone and two terminal sections known as cold ends; all furnace welded together for use. Two types are available: resistance type for lower temperature applications while thermocouple welding offers superior heat management at higher temperatures.

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Globars are resistively heated silicon carbide rod or arches which emit infrared radiation when an electric current passes through it, making them popular IR sources for FTIR due to producing large amounts of radiation at relatively low temperatures. Carbon arcs were once popular IR sources but their constant feeding of carbon electrodes resulted in too much radiation at higher temperatures for use as sources. Alternative sources include Nernst globars, chrome-nickel wire coils and high-pressure mercury lamps as alternatives IR sources.


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MHI provides education and solution sourcing through trade events like ProMat and MODEX, Industry Groups, and its solutions Community. In addition, MHI promotes and conducts research via its statistics, specification development, technical publications and safety guidelines – these services being made available by its membership of material handling equipment manufacturers, systems integrators, consultants, third-party logistics providers and publishers.

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American Elements

American Elements produces engineered and advanced materials essential to numerous high-technology industries. Their 10,850-page online catalog boasts the world’s most extensive offering of elemental metals, metallic compounds and crystalline structures imaginable – not to mention customer proprietary formulations produced at multiple global production facilities worldwide. Furthermore, American Elements supports science education with numerous educational scholarship programs they’ve funded themselves.

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