The advantage to a Ceramic heater bands versus a Mica heater band is your getting a heater that can handle higher wattage for faster recovery and can handle higher temperatures than a Mica Heater. With Higher Ceramic Bands-wattage you can respond faster for more consistency in your process. Also with high temperatures you will be able to run a much wider range of materials with more control.
If you run Ceramic bands with standard temperature materials you will get a much longer life out of a ceramic band than the normal Mica Band Heater. A Ceramic Band Heater give you much better control with a lot less lag time helping to maintain temperatures over the process. With Improved processing of your machine and longer life, Ceramic Bands will very easily justify the extra cost for the upgrade.
We Supply Ceramic Heater Bands to fit all manufacturers, makes and model Injection Molding Machines, Blow Molding Machines or Extruders. High Quality Ceramic Bands are made for long life in any industrial application.