Self-limiting cables​

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Self-limiting cables​


Self-limiting heating cables are designed with a temperature dependent resistant element between two parallel copper bus wires. When the bus wires are connected to the mains, a current goes through the temperature dependent resistant element which will then heat. As the element is heated, the resistance value rises causing the current to decline and heating is reduced. This explains the self-limiting effect.​

​The regulation of the output takes place independently on the entire length of the cable according to the actual ambient temperature. If the ambient temperature rises the heating effect of the cable is reduced. Due to this self-limiting capability, overheating of the cable can be avoided, also if two heating cables are touching or crossing.

• Easy to install ​
• Cut to length on site ​
• Readymade lengths​

Features and benefits using outdoor self-limiting cables

Easy to install

Cut to length on site

Readymade lengths​

Ensure ideal temperature range to the heated surface​

Constant support of necessary temperature​

No risks of overheating or burnout​

High electro-thermal conversion rate​

Even heat distribution​

Low energy consumption​

Self temperature regulating ​

Self heat output regulating

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Documents

Documents
Type Name Language Valid for Updated Download File type
Data sheet Danfoss ECiceguard 18 English Multiple 22 Jul, 2020 380.8 KB .pdf
Installation guide Danfoss ECiceguard 18 Readymade SLC Installation Instruction English; French Multiple 02 Apr, 2019 818.0 KB .pdf
Data sheet Danfoss ECpipeguard 10, 15, 25, 33 English Multiple 22 Jul, 2020 881.4 KB .pdf
Data sheet Danfoss ECpipeheat 10 English Multiple 22 Jul, 2020 490.0 KB .pdf
Operating guide Danfoss ECpipeheat 10 with plug English; French Multiple 12 Jan, 2020 350.0 KB .pdf
Application guide Danfoss Roof application. Frost protection Application manual English Multiple 22 Dec, 2016 8.2 MB .pdf
Data sheet ECiceguard 18 German Austria 28 Nov, 2018 781.2 KB .pdf
Data sheet ECpipeguard 10, 25, 33 German Austria 28 Nov, 2018 15.1 MB .pdf
Data sheet ECpipeheat 10 German Austria 27 Nov, 2019 1.8 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Dutch, Flemish Netherlands 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Finnish Finland 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Slovak Slovakia 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications German Multiple 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications French France 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Spanish, Castilian Spain 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Swedish Sweden 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Hungarian Hungary 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Czech Czech Republic 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications English Multiple 19 Jan, 2014 8.0 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Serbian (RS) Serbia 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Romanian, Moldavian, Moldovan Romania 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Polish Poland 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Portuguese Portugal 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Latvian Latvia 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Estonian Estonia 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Norwegian Bokmål Norway 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Slovenian Slovenia 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Croatian Croatia 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Chinese (CN) China 08 Oct, 2015 4.4 MB .pdf
Operating guide Outdoor Heating Applications Danish Denmark 08 Oct, 2015 4.3 MB .pdf
Operating guide Self-limiting Heating Cables (DK, SV, FI, RU, PL, NO) English Multiple 23 Jan, 2013 4.7 MB .pdf

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