Heating Cables

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Heating cables

The outdoor heating cables are designed for ice and snow melting and frost protection. They may be installed with no covering on the top of roof constructions, into special glue under tiles for ground constructions or under insulation layer for pipes. ​

With heating cables for ice and snow melting or frost protection, the areas, pipes and equipment are kept free from ice and snow at all times. It allows to avoid heavy salting, snow shoveling or frost damages.​

Range of heating cables’ linear output for ground application is usually 10-30 W/m depending on application.  ​

Features and benefits using outdoor heating cables

Efficient snow removal - area is kept free from ice and snow 24/7​

Safe traffic and working areas for people​

Cost saving for outdoor surface repair after winter​

A maintenance free system with 20 year full warranty on cables​

Keeping pipes and equipment safe ​

Avoiding unforeseen repair costs ​

Reduces the risk of roof collapse due to extra snow loads

78 years of experience resulting in powerful products built with the highest standards of quality control.

78 years of experience resulting in powerful products built with the highest standards of quality control.

Documents

Documents
Type Name Language Valid for Updated Download File type
Data sheet Danfoss ECaqua 9T English Multiple 03 Mar, 2021 491.0 KB .pdf
Data sheet Danfoss ECsafe 20T English Multiple 03 Mar, 2021 400.1 KB .pdf
Data sheet Danfoss ECsnow 20T 230V English Multiple 03 Mar, 2021 673.8 KB .pdf
Data sheet Danfoss ECsnow 20T 400V English Multiple 17 Sep, 2018 351.3 KB .pdf
Data sheet Danfoss ECsnow 30T 230V 400V English Multiple 03 Mar, 2021 678.2 KB .pdf
Application guide Danfoss Ground application. Ice & Snow Melting Application manual English Multiple 11 Nov, 2020 7.5 MB .pdf
Application guide Danfoss Pipe Frost Protection English Multiple 17 Feb, 2021 10.4 MB .pdf
Catalog Danfoss Product catalogue Romanian, Moldavian, Moldovan Romania 18 Jul, 2017 418.0 KB .pdf
Catalog Danfoss Product catalogue English Multiple 30 Mar, 2021 14.8 MB .pdf
Application guide Danfoss Roof application. Frost protection Application manual English Multiple 23 Dec, 2016 8.6 MB .pdf
Application guide Danfoss Sports Field Heating English Multiple 11 Nov, 2020 932.4 KB .pdf
Data sheet ECasphalt 30T 400V English Multiple 03 Mar, 2021 402.0 KB .pdf
Data sheet ECbasic 20S (EFSIC) Romanian, Moldavian, Moldovan Romania 17 Nov, 2014 767.6 KB .pdf
Data sheet ECbasic 20S (EFSIC) English Multiple 03 Mar, 2021 454.5 KB .pdf
Data sheet ECflex™ 20T (EFTCP) Romanian, Moldavian, Moldovan Romania 24 Sep, 2013 296.7 KB .pdf
Data sheet ECflex™ 20T (EFTCP) Chinese (CN) China 05 Sep, 2013 326.5 KB .pdf
Data sheet ECflex™ 20T (EFTCP) Dutch, Flemish Netherlands 05 Sep, 2013 199.1 KB .pdf
Data sheet ECflex™ 20T (EFTCP) English Multiple 03 Mar, 2021 488.5 KB .pdf
Data sheet ECfreeze 7,5T 400V English Multiple 03 Mar, 2021 311.7 KB .pdf
Data sheet ECsafe™ 20T Romanian, Moldavian, Moldovan Romania 20 Sep, 2013 203.4 KB .pdf
Data sheet ECsafe™ 20T Dutch, Flemish Netherlands 05 Sep, 2013 198.5 KB .pdf
Data sheet ECsafe™ 20T Chinese (CN) China 05 Sep, 2013 323.5 KB .pdf
Data sheet ECsnow 20T_230V Romanian, Moldavian, Moldovan Romania 18 Jul, 2017 564.4 KB .pdf
Data sheet ECsnow 30T Romanian, Moldavian, Moldovan Romania 18 Jul, 2017 569.9 KB .pdf

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    The Remarkables Ski Field is one of New Zealands premier ski fields, located at a longitude of 45,05 degrees South, elevation 1 586 m and situated near the North end of the Remarkables Range. The base building has approximately 2 500 m² of heated outdoor patio at a density of 200 W/m². The heating of the patio matches the needs and requirements to prevent the surface accumulation of ice in a modern and highly efficient way.

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