BALÇIK, identified it's brand with providing high quality products and services, has VDE, CE product quality and ISO 9001:2000 system quality certificates since 2001 and 2002 respectively and continually updated these in line with international standards over the years.

The principles guiding our corporate quality management system with full reliability approach are as follows;

  • Developing and manufacturing high quality products in order to fulfil the customer’s needs and requirements.
  • Manufacturing with a high quality perception starting from design and developing phase till the end of the manufacturing process.
  • Basing relationships with customers on transperancy, innovativenes, customer orientation, consciousness of liability.
  • Aiming to increase quality, the effectiveness and efficiency of our suppliers’ performances in accordance with our purchasing policy.
  • It is essential to use the best raw materials to provide highest quality products. BALÇIK has accumulated unique experience for over 55 years of manufacturing Tubular Heating Elements, and therefore knows a lot about the best raw materials; where to source it and how to get the best quality end product.
  • Aiming to reach high levels of efficiency, safety, reliability to provide excellent quaility standards with competitiveness.
  • Guaranteeing the product compliances and high quality on mass volume of production with flexilibilty and competitiveness by automated machinaries with redundant quality control systems integrated, which tests the product quality during the entire manufacturing process.
  • Providing the best and constant quality by our product and process quality control systems even mass volumes of production with the highest automatetd manufacturing facility.

In accordance with these policies, together with its Quality Lab, Research and Development Center and our experienced team, BALÇIK became a well-know brand in the sense of reliability, innovativeness and safety.


BALÇIK product range are in compliance with EN 60335-1 and meet current legislation regarding safety for electrical materials.

In accordance with the customer’s requirements, our products are certified by UL or other standarts for the specific applications.

Our products are 100% tested during the production process and in case any additional tests or controls required by the customers, our quality department provides approval certificates and declarations accordingly.

In collaboration with our customers, we conduct life tests to our product prototypes both seperately and together with the final product of our customers.

BALÇIK Tubular Heating Elements are comply with the following standarts:

  • UNE-EN 60.335 Safety of household and similar electrical appliances General requirements
  • UNE-EN 60.335-2-9 Safety of household and similar electrical appliances Particular requirements for toasters, grills, boilers and similar appliances.
  • UNE-EN 60.335-2-15 Safety of household and similar electrical appliances Particular requirements for appliances for heating liquids.
  • UNE-EN 60.335-2-30 Safety of household and similar electrical appliances Particular requirements for room heaters.
  • UNE-EN 60.335-2-73 Safety of household and similar electrical appliances Particular requirements for fixed immersion heaters.
  • DIN EN 60335-1 – Electric tubular heating elements for use in household appliances
  • EU-guideline 1907/2006/EG – REACH
  • EU-guideline 2011/63/EG – RoHS


You can download our certificates thru the link on the right, or you can view it below online.


BALÇIK has a highly-equipped lab for designing, testing, validating the heating elements. In order to provide long-life heating elements, different control and cycling methods for different applications used in accordance with international norms and regulations.

Electrical Tests

  • Power Test
  • High Voltage Test ( Hot – Cold )
  • Leakage Current Test
  • Isolation Test ( Hot – Cold )
  • Homogeneous Heating Test
  • Cold Area Control
  • Grounding Resistance Test
  • Humidity Test
  • Corrosion Test

Performance Tests

  • Life Test
  • Pyro Life Test
  • K Value Test

Physical Measurements

  • Mechanical Measurements
  • Metric Control
  • Planarity Control
  • Flange Pressing Control
  • Clamp Bracket Control
  • Socket Centre Control
  • Bead Control
  • Mechanic Shock
  • Functional Control


  • Carbon Sulphur Analysis
  • Material Analysis
  • Metal Hardness Analysis
  • Coating Thickness Test
  • Sieve Analysis
  • Density Analysis