Frequently asked questions
In which industries are heating elements used?
Our heating elements can be used in the following industries: Plastics, food processing, glass-making, foundries,
factories using extrusion, injection or thermal machines, etc…. In fact, all industrial applications that require
heat can use heating elements.
Do you have an engineering department?
Volton is proud to offer its assistance in helping you solve your heating problems or with any special application you may have. Research
& Development is a key part of our Engineering Department’s involvement in your special projects, applications, etc….
What is the wattage for an element made for 240V but is plugged in 120V?
The power will be reduced by 4. Therefore, a 240V element, 1000W, plugged on 120V, will have the power of 250W.
Can we use an element with a higher voltage than the one indicated on the element?
In most cases, no.