the component of a heater or range that transforms fuel or electricity into heat
an appliance component that consists of a metal wire heated by a controlled electric current
a system in which metal wires are used to conduct electrical current and transform the electrical current into heat
Heating Element - Part of the electric water heater that transfers heat to the water, made up of an inner wire surrounded by filler material enclosed in a copper or stainless steel sheath.
A heating element converts electricity into heat through the process of Joule heating. Electrical current running through the element encounters resistance, resulting in heating of the element.