Hyco soft start heating controllers have been designed to work with all makes of quartz halogen infra red heater and can control up to 3kW of quartz heating load. They also protect switchgear from high in rush currents. The main purpose of the controllers is to save energy by ensuring that halogen heaters are only on when you need them to be.
There are two models - push button and PIR. Push Button Model - once activated by a push button the heating load with remain on for a pre-set time or can be switched off at any time using the push button. PIR model - the PIR is automatically activated by motion from up to 5m and the heating load will remain on for a pre-set time. Continued motion resets the timer.
Weatherproof for outdoor use (IP65)
Run time adjustment - from 1 to 99 minutes
Temperature adjustment - unit will not operate if ambient temperature above threshold