Kanthal is a world-leading brand for products and services in the area of industrial heating technology and resistance materials.


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Materials in wire and strip form


Wire and ribbon for resistance heating, electrical resistance and conductive applications.


Strip for use in electrical resistance and high-temperature applications.

Wire, strip and flat wire (ribbon) for electronic applications

Resistance materials

Resistance heating wire, strip, flat wire (ribbon) for igniters, resistors, diesel preheaters, circuit breakers, fuses and reed switches.

Thermocouple materials

Wire, strip, flat wire (ribbon) for thermocouples, thermopiles, extension cables, compensating cables and connectors.

Furnace products and heating systems

Heating elements

Metallic heating elements, MoSi2 heating elements and SiC heating elements.

Heating modules

Prefabricated heating modules with electric heating elements and fiber or dense ceramic insulation.

Air heating cassettes

Cassettes with metallic heating elements for heating of air or gases.

Flow Heaters

Flow heaters with a unique design and electrical heating system.

Diffusion cassettes

Diffusion cassettes for the production of crystalline silicon wafers for solar cells and semiconductors.

Furnace tubes

Extruded tubes made from Kanthal FeCrAl alloys for gas-heated or electrically heated furnaces.

Construction materials

Wire, strip, tube and bar for manufacturing of furnace furniture and other furnace accessories.

Furnace rollers

Furnace rollers for heat treatment furnaces.

Resistance heating wire and strip

Resistance heating wire and strip for manufacturing of electric heating elements.

Technical ceramics

Ceramic supporting materials for electrothermal components.

Thermocouple wire and strip

Wire, ribbon and strip for thermocouples, extension leads and compensating cables.

Ceramic engineering material

Ceramic engineering material for high-temperature and chemical environments.

Electric heating systems

Electric heating systems for aluminium and steel production.

Resistors and capacitors

Globar bulk ceramic resistors

Bulk ceramic non-inductive resistors.

Maxcap double layer capacitors

High energy density capacitors for backup power.

Related information

Material datasheets

Technical data for our different alloys and materials.


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