Waterbed Heater, 6" Mid Fill & Tubes: Solid-State 170Watt, not for deep fill waterbeds
Dual waterbed bladder? Buy two to heat both sides.
Note: Designed for 3.5" Tube beds. Do not use with 8" - 9" fill depth.
Solid State waterbed Heaters by Backer Heating Technologies of Sweden are the safest best designed heaters on the market today. Made in Europe to exacting standards these etched copper foil low watt density heater pads feature soldered copper to copper power cord connections. Etched foil copper circuits deliver superior heat distribution. When you purchase Backer Heating Technologies you get Swedish quality and safety. The precision solid state temperature controls will deliver years of trouble free service. Backer Heating Technologies makes the best waterbed heater available in our opinion at any price.
- Safe and Reliable
Backer Heating Technologies has been in the heater making business for 30 years, 20 of them as a supplier of waterbed heaters to the European market, as well as having become a world leader by supplying over 20 million heaters per year to the Automotive Industry across the globe. Our design and manufacturing capabilities are driven by a philosophy of excellence, utilizing most stringent standards to test and engineer in the highest quality and safety features for your heating needs.
- Easy Installation
Install the heater pad right side up, under the safety liner. Remove wrinkles in the mattress and liner over the heater pad. Locate the heater pad so that blankets or sheets will not be tucked in over the heater pad. Place the heater pad on a firm flat surface, not over cracks or across the gap between deck boards or split foundation bases
- Easy to Use
You can check or change the temperature setting on your control box even in the middle of the night. When your Backer Heating Technologies heater is creating warmth, a small diode is lit., telling you the unit is in heating mode. By turning the knob, you can adjust the temperature setting. The small control unit is integrated with the heater making it watertight, and there are no extra cords to worry about or try to reach in the dark. ONE PLUG AND YOUR SNUG!
- Temperature Selection
Once you select and set the Backer Heating Technologies electronic thermostat, the Control Unit maintains the water temperature within +/- 1 degree F, i room temp, to keep you cozy and comfortable until you decide to change it. The Control Unit monitors your comfort level and maintains the life of your mattress. Our solid state construction prevents those "clicking" noises so irritating in old mechanical style heaters. And with no moving parts in the temperature control unit, the expected lifetime and accuracy is greater than most competition models.
- Patented Circuit Design
The Backer Heating Technologies Waterbed heater, with its patented circuit design and generous polyester insulation operates with one of the lowest electromagnetic fields available on the market today
- Highest International Standards
Both the heater and control unit have been designed to UL 1445 standards and certified by ETL for USA and Canada. Backer Heating Technologies Foil adheres to ISO 9000:2000 standards to ensure quality is maintained in production and testing of our products.
- Control Unit
The smaller design of the solid state Backer Heating Technologies control unit allows for passage through most waterbed frame with ease. Our unique control system is designed for greater comfort and lower energy consumption. The control unit is designed to resist electrical spies up to 1500V. *Note: The control unit does generate some heat and should NOT BE LEFT in contact with the mattress.
- Longer Life
The patented design of the Backer Heating Technologies Waterbed Heater maintains low, even surface temperature and low thermal expansion -prolonging the life of the heater and the mattress. Backer Heating Technologies heating elements have been tested according to UL 1445 standards and CSA C22.2 No.200 standards.
- Overheat Protection
Backer Heating Technologies elements are protected again overheating by an automatic cut-off which is actuated by abnormal circumstances. PLEASE NOTE THAT DURING EMPTYING OR FILLING THE WATERBED. THE ELEMENT MUST BE UNPLUGGED.
- Limited Warranty
Backer Heating Technologies heaters are covered by a 5 year limited, warranty to the original purchaser against product failure due to defects that are the result of labor or material. Damage that is the result of improper installation or customer abuse is not covered. Warranty covers product replacement only and is exclusive of freight charges or subsequent damage. The factory reserves the right to inspect the product before making the final determination.