STEMCO Capillary Switch

Food Service Equipment

Capillary Thermostat Controls and Protects High Temperature Ovens
Capillary Thermostat Controls and Protects High Temperature Ovens

Capillary Thermostat Controls and Protects High Temperature Ovens

For the purpose of our discussion we will use the word oven to denote any heated chamber used for cooking, curing, processing paint or adhesives, laboratory control and forming. In any oven, especially commercial ovens, there are two capillary thermostat…

Capillary Temperature Sensors Defrost Chiller Coils
Capillary Temperature Sensors Defrost Chiller Coils

Capillary Temperature Sensors Defrost Chiller Coils

  When you have an application that uses a chiller such as a refrigeration unit or an air conditioner you may experience frost build up if the equipment is over worked. Most units will use a capillary temperature sensor to sense the frost.…

Capillary Switches Controls Water Heater Temperatures
Capillary Switches Controls Water Heater Temperatures

Capillary Switches Controls Water Heater Temperatures

Most commercial style dishwashers, and even a number of household type dishwashing appliances, use one or two capillary switches to heat the water. The capillary switch’s bulb will be immersed directly into the water or contained within a thermowell, which…