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Everyone likes a (carefully controlled) fire! We've met some very ambitious pyros on our mission of enabling makers to keep making and they all have one thing in common: whether they're building a giant propane puffer or an autonomous potato gun, they all need to light something. Well, this is the right tool for that job.
These silicon nitride surface igniters are used to light natural gas furnaces. Simply apply 12V and they quickly heat up to above 1300°C (that's white hot!) The heating element is cemented into a ceramic insulator and connected to a stainless steel mounting tab. This probably goes without saying but... be careful.
Note: Due to this item possessing a higher level of restriction we are unable to ship it outside of the United States. Sorry, world! If you have additional questions, please contact Customer Service. This item is only available for a limited time, order while you can!
If it requires power, you need to know how much, what all the pins do, and how to hook it up. You may need to reference datasheets, schematics, and know the ins and outs of electronics.
Skill Level: Competent - You will be required to reference a datasheet or schematic to know how to use a component. Your knowledge of a datasheet will only require basic features like power requirements, pinouts, or communications type. Also, you may need a power supply that?s greater than 12V or more than 1A worth of current.
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This is a must have if you are attempting to ignite propane for any sort of gaseous or liquid fuels.
Used it on my triflame sword on Discovery Channels Daily Planet! Super reliable ignition. I've used several different ignition systems for pyrotechnics over the years this thing is king!
Super cool! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tfAiAe7EGmM