About UCI

Under Control Instruments, are international wholesale suppliers to the catering, plastics and packaging industries. We supplier a wide range of heating elements, infrared lamps and temperature control equipment. Based in Birmingham we can service the whole of the UK offering next day deliveries.

Maintaining Electric Heating Elements

Tweet # Needless to say, your electric heating elements need to be well maintained if they are to last. At Under Control we have a complete range of elements for you to choose from, including the high-quality electric heating cable, don’t hesitate to find something suitable today! Although we supply […]

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When to use Silicone Heating Elements

Tweet # For applications where reliability is considered to be most important, you need a silicone heating element from Under Control! These are tailored to suit the needs and requirements of those based within the commercial and industrial sector, we have a wide range of elements in stock for you […]

Why you need the right Thermostat?

Tweet # There are countless reasons why you need to make sure you choose the right thermostat, the main reason being that you want to have the opportunity to effectively control the temperature within your industrial applications. Choosing the right thermostat has never been quite so simple; there are so […]

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Quartz vs Ceramic Heaters

Tweet # When choosing heating elements, you want to be sure that you’re choosing the most suitable one, hence why the team at Under Control are always on hand to provide you with any necessary advice or support that you need. Choosing quartz heating elements or ceramic heating elements is […]

5 Benefits of the Quartz elements provided by Under Control

Tweet # When it comes to finding Quartz heating elements, consider Under Control to be your go-to provider! With a wealth of knowledge and understanding, you can guarantee that Under Control will provide you with the most suitable solution for your industrial application needs. There are countless benefits to the […]

Choosing The Right Tubular Heating Elements

Tweet # Tubular heaters provide exceptional heat transfer via conduction, convection and radiation, however, there are several options available to you at Under Control Instruments Ltd, so how can you know which one is the most suited to your heating needs? Versatility. A tubular heater is extremely versatile. Here at […]

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5 Benefits Of Different Sized Cartridge Heaters

Tweet # Here at Under Control, we supply a wide range of cartridge heaters that are available in various sizes. There are countless benefits to cartridge heaters, including the fact that they have been manufactured to be long-lasting. Our cartridge heaters are available from as small as 6.5mm and as […]

Key Uses Of Under Control’s Immersion Heaters

Tweet # Immersion heaters are commonly used commercially and industrially to heat up liquids. They’re especially ideal for distributing heat and at Under Control, we can supply you with the necessary elements that suit the size of your water tank. But what are the main uses of immersion heaters and […]

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Top 4 Reasons to Choose Infrared Lamps for Catering

Tweet # At Under Control, we have 10 years of expertise and we use this wealth of experience to generate the most efficient control instruments. We have a range of infrared lamps that are suited to different industries, including hospitals, hotels, prisons, pubs, schools and universities. Our infrared lamps ensure […]