Founded in 1938, the Backer Electric Company is a market leading designer and manufacturer of high quality heating elements. Since its creation, the company has become a household name for manufacturing reliable products that can stand the test of time. Backer also produces various electrical appliances, spares and specialist elements which are used in industrial, catering and commercial applications.
The company has time and again shown its commitment to creating products that are built under the most stringent quality control (IS090001) and are designed keeping the customer’s requirement in perspective. In fact all of their products meet UK and EU standards for electrical safety. Their products are also made using the highest standards and are suitable for all applications.
Backer’s products are made using a variety of different tube materials including stainless steel, incoloy, inconel, aluminum and copper. The materials themselves are selected based on their applicability to a requirement and the environment in which they are to be used. The products can be supplied with thermostats which are installed directly to them or lose as well.
Apart from tube based heating appliance, Backer also offers nun-tubular products such as Vitreosil Heaters and Halogen Lamps.
The Backer Immersion Heater is one of the prime offering from the company and has a multitude of features. Two different types of heaters are available; the first type uses a non re-settable BT range of rod thermostat which also comes with a secondary single re-settable button thermostat. The second type of immersion heater uses a single BMST range of rod thermostats which incorporates as a secondary temperature sensing device and second set of contacts all of which come within one thermostat.
The “BackerSafe” heaters are available in materials including copper, incoloy 800, incoloy 825 as well as titanium, depending on the weather conditions of the area in which they will be installed.
Backer also produces high quality kettle elements which can be used in electric kettles. These thread size nickel plated come complete with locking ring and sealing washers.