Camco Lime Life Threaded Heating Element 2935 - 5500 W / 240 V LWD
The heating element you described is a suitable choice for achieving even heat in your brewing system when installed and used correctly. It has a length of 13 1/8 inches, which makes it compatible with various brewing setups.
To install the heating element, you will need a 1" NPS (National Pipe Straight) stainless steel lock nut. This lock nut is not included with the heating element and needs to be purchased separately.
By ensuring the proper installation of the heating element using the stainless steel lock nut, you can achieve efficient and consistent heat distribution in your brewing system.