Bethany, It's not the electrical resistance to worry about but regaining intimate thermal contact. Any air bubble results in a hot spot in the foil.
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> From: Stable Isotope Geochemistry [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On
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> Sent: Tuesday, 13 August 2013 8:49 a.m.
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> Subject: [ISOGEOCHEM] Polyimide heaters
> Hi all,
> Has anyone had experience re-adhering a Minco polyimide (thermofoil)
> self-adhesive heater once they have peeled off the original surface? I
> am concerned about altering the resistance of the heater.
> Bethany Theiling, Ph.D.
> Postdoctoral Research Scholar
> Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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