Defrost Heaters

Carlton Thermal Systems are approved distributors for UK RICA division IRCA S.p.A., one of the largest heater manufacturers in the World with a division dedicated to the design and manufacture of world class defrost heaters.

All RICA Defrost heaters have fully waterproof vulcanised terminations with every heater manufactured left to soak underwater before the electrical insulation test is carried out.

We supply: 
  • Coil and clip-on defrost heaters
  • Drip-tray heaters
  • Blast Freezer finned heaters
  • Monotube heaters
  • Silicone rubber mat heaters
  • Drain Line heaters
  • Door mullion heaters
Each one is specifically designed and rigorously tested for the refrigeration/air conditioning environment.


  • Custom design and manufacture
  • Fully vulcanised terminations
  • UL approval on some designs
  • IP67 Mat Heaters
  • Through the coil Monotube and tubular heaters
  • Low surface temperature defrost heaters
  • Drip-tray Heaters
  • Small diameter In-drain heaters
  • Mullion Silicone rubber or PVC / Silicone cable heaters
  • Self-regulating PTC drip-tray heaters
  • Heaters with in- built or external thermal cut-outs

Fan Nozzle Heaters

Fan Nozzle Heaters are manufactured by RICA division IRCA S.p.A. for use in modern air coolers (ventilated heat exchangers) and in the refrigeration sector.
Visit our downloads page to view technical characteristics or contact our technical sales department for more information, prices or with your specifications.

Also, you can reach us on +44 (0) 1865400514
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