Rapid and Reliable Ceramic Hot Surface Igniters

CoorsTek offers ceramic igniters for hot surface ignition systems in heating applications. These high strength, heat resistant ceramic igniters have become an industry standard in gas heating systems. Their superior materials and rapid heating capabilities provide reliable performance over a long useful life.

Applications include:

  • Gas heating and HVAC systems
  • Ovens/ranges
  • Dryers
  • And more

Igniter Product Families

CoorsTek offers two families of ceramic igniters, each offering different ranges of style, durability, and heat up speed to ignition temperatures — both leveraging strong material properties including:

  • Low porosity 
  • High operating temperature
  • Corrosion resistant


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Various CoorsTek ceramic igniters

Please note: CoorsTek does not sell individual igniters. Igniters are sold to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs). Contact the manufacturer of your appliance for replacement information.


Mini-Igniter™ ignition systems are high strength, rapid heating igniters — popular alternatives in the gas-fired heating market. 

Traditional Igniter

Traditional CoorsTek ceramic igniters are alternatives to spark igniters in gas pilot systems. These silicon carbide igniters quickly became an industry standard for gas heater systems.