Basics of Electric Heaters

Basics of Electric Heaters


The simplest definition of an electric heater is any device that changes electrical energy into heat energy. But from that simple explanation, electric heaters explode into a myriad of types, sizes, applications, and designs depending upon what’s being heated, the degree of heating needed, and the method by which the heat is applied.

Click to learn more about Electric Heating in our report on Basics of Electric Heaters.

Topics in the report include:

  • Types of Heaters
  • Transfer of Heat
  • Heat Loss
  • Heat Equations
  • Specific Applications
  • Watt Density

In the report, we also provide a real world example of heating requirements and calculations in a heating application.

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