Portage Electric Products, Inc.

LogoHHP Associates, Inc., a division of ESI, is the local representative for Portage Electric Products, Inc., a major developer and manufacturer of thermal controls headquartered in the United States in North Canton, Ohio. Their thermal control products are used primarily in small motors, appliances, battery packs and similar applications. PEPI thermal controls are sold worldwide and are almost always customized in some way to fit special customer needs.

The PEPI line of thermal controls includes both creep-action (slow break, slow make) and snap-action (quick break, quick make) devices. All of their controls utilize specially selected bimetallic elements that react to increases in temperature and or current to open or close the electrical circuit.


All can be customized to help you cut production costs while improving performance and safety in your particular application.

Snap Action
Snap Action

Creep Action
Creep Action Thermal Controls

Disk Type
Disc type


Self Hold
Self Hold Thermal Controls

Quick Make/Quick Break thermal protectors.

Slow Make/Slow Break thermal controls.