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Minco Products Introduces Online Calculator for Heater Wattage Estimation


Minco Products Introduces Online Calculator for Heater Wattage Estimation

MINNEAPOLIS (October 4, 2023)

Minco Products, a global leader in thermal solutions, is thrilled to announce the launch of its new online calculator, designed to provide heater wattage estimates for etched-foil heaters. This tool incorporates modeling of conduction, radiation, and convection losses, along with target warm-up time and process heat requirements, to offer engineers and designers an invaluable resource for establishing power requirements in a wide range of applications.

Minco Products has a long-standing commitment to delivering industry-leading thermal solutions, and this new online calculator is yet another testament to the company’s dedication to innovation and excellence. The effective and easy-to-use calculator, leverages Minco’s decades of experience in the field of thermal management.

Key Features of the Minco Products Online Heater Wattage Calculator:

Modeling Multiple Loss Types: The calculator can model multiple sources of conduction, radiation, and convection losses of a thermal system.

Process Heat Requirements: Engineers can input specific process heat requirements and materials, allowing for customized calculations tailored to the unique needs of their applications.

Estimate Minimum Power Requirements: Both the desired warm-up time and the operating power requirements can be evaluated to the determine the minimum power requirements for a heating application.

User-Friendly Interface: The user-friendly interface makes it easy to input relevant data and obtain useful heater wattage estimates quickly.

Time and Cost Savings: By eliminating guesswork and providing accurate calculations, this tool can significantly reduce design iterations, saving both time and resources.

Minco Products recognizes the diverse industries that rely on etched foil heaters, including aerospace, medical devices, semiconductor manufacturing, automotive, and many more. This calculator will be a valuable asset for engineers and designers in these sectors, enabling them to meet thermal management challenges with confidence.

The Minco Products online heater wattage calculator is now available for free use on the company’s website, For additional information about Minco Products and its comprehensive range of thermal solutions, please visit

About Minco – Minco Products, Inc., delivers comprehensive engineered solutions for Medical, Defense, Aerospace, Power Generation, and other high-reliability applications. Minco couples advanced product technologies, expert design and engineering capabilities, and a clear understanding of customer requirements to deliver unmatched quality, reliability, and performance in a variety of applications all around the world. For more information, visit and follow on TwitterFacebook and LinkedIn.


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