Single Element Bench Unit offers alternative to heat guns.

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With solid-state heat controls, Glo-Ring(TM) radiates focused IR heat at temperatures of up to 1,500°F to shrink heat-shrink tubing and other materials on cable assemblies and wire harnesses in electronics and medical industries. It features temperature controller for variable heat intensity and may be fitted with ½, 1, 2, or 3 in. dia gold plated plug-in quartz elements. Heating elements open and close via electrical foot switch.

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The Single Element Bench Glo-Ring(TM) from Eraser: A Quiet, Quick and Efficient Option to Heat Guns

Perfect for production environments and cleanroom applications

The Glo-Ring is a single element bench unit with solid state heat controls for shrinking long lengths of heat shrink tubing and other materials on cable assemblies and wire harnesses used in the electronics and medical industry.

The Glo-Ring works by radiating focused infrared heat at temperatures of up to 1,500° F (815° C), and features a temperature controller for variable heat intensity. It may be fitted with 1/2", 1", 2" or 3" (12.7mm, 25.4mm, 50.8mm, 76.2mm) diameter gold plated plug-in quartz elements, with special element configurations also available. Heating elements open and close by activating the electrical foot switch. Quartz elements are protected by guards for safety and to prevent accidental damage.

The Single Element Bench Glo-Ring is quick quiet and efficient, and provides a realistic alternative to conventional heat guns. The unit measures 4 1/2"H x 5"W x 9"D (11.43mm x 12.7mm x 22.86mm). A Triple Element Bench Glo-Ring and a hand-held unit are also available.

Since 1911, The Eraser Company has manufactured a wide-range of industrial products, including wire, cable and tubing cutters, wire and cable strippers, wire twisters, wire brush wheels, dereelers, infrared heating equipment, measuring tools, and fybRglass® wire stripping wheels and fybRglass® brushes. The company is ISO 9001 certified and offers Free E.S.P. (Eraser Sample Program). Send a 5-10 Foot sample of your material and Eraser will recommend the best solution for your processing needs from its line of more than 200 products. For unique processing needs, Eraser will custom design a solution for you. For more information on Eraser's entire product line or to place an order on-line, visit

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