Flexible Heaters

Flexible heating solutions from Durex Industries are manufactured from silicone rubber, Kapton® (polyimide), neoprene and other flexible materials.  They provide numerous advantages including excellent heat transfer, high watt densities, low outgassing and precision heat distribution. Our flexible heaters unique design structure allows them to be used in a broad range of applications including medical, aerospace, laboratory, electronics, food equipment, semiconductor, and many other OEM markets.

Durex’s unique approach to flexible heating elements optimizes the product’s design to meet the customer’s most important requirements. This collaborative process, based on extensive experience with complex OEM product roll outs, assures that both business and technical requirements are optimized in the design.

Contact us for more information regarding our flexible heating element solutions options, or call us at 866-712-5014 and we will gladly assist you with any questions that you may have. Durex Industries is your premier destination for advanced custom flexible heater solutions.

electric Flexible Heater Applications

Durex Industries electric flexible heating solutions provide a versatile, lightweight, higher efficiency alternative to rigid metallic heaters in heating any surface quickly and efficiently. They can be attached easily with the use of Pressure Sensitive Adhesive (PSA), vulcanization or can be held in place mechanically with the use of straps, springs or other closures. Flex heaters provide proven performance capabilities for applications that require:

Flexible Heating Element Advantages

Thin layers of silicone rubber or Kapton® polyimide encapsulate low profile Wire-Wound or Etched Foil circuits to allow for rapid heat transfer from the heating element to the work load surface.

Benefits to our flexible heating solutions include:

Complete Flexible Heating Element Solutions

Prototype System

Production System


Choose Durex Industries for your Flexible Heating Solutions Needs Today

At Durex Industries, we provide a wide range of competitive advantages including expertise in custom design capabilities and a partnership that carries with you from concept through the end of production. Durex’s flexible heaters provide the proven results that will take your project from design to reality.

Contact us for more information regarding our flexible heater solutions, or request a quote for further pricing details today. Durex Industries is your trusted flexible heater manufacturer.

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Silicone Rubber Heaters

Durex's silicone rubber heaters take advantage of the unique properties of silicone rubber to provide flexible heating elements of unparalleled performance. Silicone rubber is calendared onto fiberglass cloth in a variety of thicknesses and constructions which serves as the basis for Durex's silicone heating elements.

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Kapton Heaters

Kapton® (polyimide) Heaters offer superior tensile strength and tear resistance, with precision heat distribution. They are ideal for extreme temperature environments. Polyimide (kapton®) heaters are constructed of a flexible lightweight organic polymer thin film with high dielectric capabilities while providing superior resistance to most solvents, oils, even radiation.

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High Temperature Etched Foil Mica Heaters

Durex developed the Mica High-Temperature Heater Technology for foodservice equipment, material bonding and laminating applications where temperature profile and thermal response are critical to the manufacturing process.

Durex Industries custom designs, engineers and manufactures electric flexible heaters of silicone rubber or kapton (polyimide) for various types of applications, that include:

  • Food Delivery & prep stations
  • Emergency lighting
  • Telecom switching equipment
  • Freeze condensation prevention
  • Condensation evaporation
  • Sterilizers & Incubators
  • Battery warming
  • Proofing cabinets
  • DNA sequencing
  • Liquid chromatography
  • Surgical tools
  • Freeze dry equipment
  • Printers, card readers & ATMs
  • Gas pumps
  • Oil field equipment
  • Hand held outdoor devices
  • Environmental equipment
  • Wastewater monitoring
  • Automated weather equipment

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