Heat-Line’s Kompensator heating cable prevents Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) from freezing

Rebecca Hayward - 23 January 2014

Canada's Heat-Line, has announced its Kompensator heating cable can be used to prevent DEF from freezing in North American trucks.

Kompensator is a heating cable using a conductive polymer to prevent pipes freezing. The product is a pre-assembled, low voltage heating cable (available in 12 and 24 volts) which can prevent lines from freezing when used on fully insulated fluid hoses and pipes, even at temperatures of -40oF.

Lorne Heise, Heat-Line founder and CEO said, "Kompensator heating cable systems are reliable, easy to install and long lasting". He added, "We developed these low voltage, self-regulating systems for freeze protection of water lines, fire engine valves pumper truck valves and tails, and even hydraulic, oil and various other fluid lines."

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