Aluminum Backing for Flexible Heaters

Polyimide Flexible Heater Design Tips   Question: Why should you put an aluminum backing on a polyimide heater? There are two main reasons: 1. To improve the life and reliability of the heater. 2. To help retain shape when applied to curved surfaces. (This Tech...

Thermal Simulation to Optimize Flexible Heater Designs

Application: Using thermal simulations to reduce cost and design to production time. Most often when designing heaters for new applications the designer knows the desired outputs and has created a 3D model of the application. What is usually unknown is the amount of...