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Warmwave 1,500-Watt Electric Fan Portable Heater
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Warmwave

1,500-Watt Electric Fan Portable Heater

  • Fast heat circulation for small areas, yet cool to the touch
  • Easy to use analog controls with adjustable thermostat
  • Overheat auto-shutoff protection for added safety
$1297 /each

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Product Overview

The Warmwave 1,500-Watt Portable Electric Fan Heater features an adjustable manual thermostat. This portable fan heater is ideal for heating small areas. The heater's compact design is ideal for use around the home or workplace. It has an automatic shutoff and overheat protection for peace of mind. It has 2 heat settings and a fan-only mode.

  • 1,500-Watt portable fan heater ideal for small areas
  • Heats up to 150 sq. ft.
  • Easy-to-use rotary controls for 2 heat settings and a fan-only mode
  • Adjustable manual thermostat
  • Overheat protection and automatic shutoff for peace of mind
  • Made of plastic material
  • Compact design ideal for use around the home or workplace
  • CSA listed
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Customer Questions & Answers

How do I keep the heater on longer ? It keeps shutting off

Asked by: Kee
Turn up the thermostat. If its shutting off when the thermostat is turned up all the way it could be the over heat protection.
Answered by: Ed
Date published: 2017-01-10

My heater won't blow hot air out but it still comes on

Asked by: Unseld
First mode on heater is fan only....no heat. Second mode is low heat. Third mode is high heat.
Answered by: smiller007
Date published: 2017-01-06

How many watts does the low setting use?

Asked by: Rob
The documentation with the heater doesn't list the wattage of the low setting but my guess would be around 750 watts.
Answered by: smiller007
Date published: 2017-01-06

How many batteries and what kind it needs

Asked by: Kid
It does not take batteries. It has a cord you plug into a A/C outlet.
Answered by: Ed
Date published: 2017-01-11
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Customer Reviews

1,500-Watt Electric Fan Portable Heater is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 256.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best heater I've ever had This is a great heater. Of the approximately 10 fan-forced heaters that I have used over the past few years, most have had at least one major flaw, whereas this heater’s only issues are quite minor for my purposes. Safety: this heater has enough safety features to make it perfectly usable, but lacks some features that other heaters have. For example, it doesn’t have tip-over protection. Some heaters have a switch on the bottom of the unit that turns it off when it is lifted or tipped over; this unit doesn’t have that. In my case that doesn’t really matter because with all my space heaters I screw a 1’x1’ piece of plywood to the bottom of the unit to make it very unlikely to tip over, even on an uneven surface. This piece of plywood also makes it easy to push around on carpet. I looked inside this heater and confirmed that it does have an over-temperature shut-off breaker, as advertised. Some other space heaters also have a thermal shut-off fuse, in addition to the breaker, but I did not see one on this unit. The user-controllable thermostat would likely also act as a over-temperature shut-off mechanism, but I haven’t tested that. Temperature settings and controls: I am very happy with the temperature settings on this heater. It has two heat settings and I find them to be quite comfortable. The high setting isn’t overwhelmingly hot thanks to this heater being a mid-sized unit. I have tried some heaters of equal wattage that had much smaller front grills. Because it is equal wattage, it puts out the same amount of heat, but by concentrating it into a smaller grill, the air temperature gets uncomfortably high: with those heaters, I had to sit back at least 2’ to be comfortable. Also, thanks to this heater being made of plastic, none of its surfaces get too hot to touch. I have tried some heaters that have metal front grills, which I find to be a big problem because the metal gets hot enough to cause minor burns. The low heat setting on this unit is also quite nice. On some heaters the low setting is so low that the air coming out is a bit too cool, but that is not the case with this one. I was initially hesitant to buy this heater because I wanted 3 heat settings (like on some other models), but I have come to find that because the two settings that it has are both very comfortable, 2 is enough. The thermostat is a very nice feature to have and it works well and predictably. All the controls on the unit feel solid and smooth. Noise: this heater is nicely quiet. It’s definitely not silent, but it’s one of the quietest fan-forced heaters of this size that I have ever had. I’m really sensitive to noise, yet I find this heater to be good. The noise that it does make it quite pleasant: just a simple white-noise-like sound, without any noticeable hums, buzzes, rattles, or other weird/annoying noises. Overall build and looks: this heater is well-built and feels solid. I can see it lasting many years with rough use, and decades with gentle use. I find that it looks quite good. It’s not too plain-looking, but also not too weird-looking that it doesn’t fit in with other furniture. My one complaint about its construction is that it doesn’t have a handle or any good spot to grip it. It’s light enough that this isn’t too much of a problem, but because I screw on a 1’x1’ piece of plywood to its bottom to give it stability from tipping over, the extra weight of the plywood makes me really want a handle. Conclusion: this is a great heater at a good price, and I would recommend it to anyone who needs a fan-forced heater.
Date published: 2017-02-10
Rated 1 out of 5 by from This product is easily out of work. I brought one and it was quick out of work less than a year; ... This product is easily out of work. I brought one and it was quick out of work less than a year; then I brought a second one and it was out of work yesterday. Both had the same problem, not working suddenly. Don't buy this model anymore.
Date published: 2017-01-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome Heater Awesome heater. This is my second one. The motor went out on the first one. I use it at my desk at work. Works great and it keeps me warm. Love the price too.
Date published: 2017-01-24
Rated 1 out of 5 by from It put out very little heat even after running over... It put out very little heat even after running over an hour. I returned the product and bought a better/more expensive model
Date published: 2017-01-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I chose this heater because a coworker had it and let me use it until I found me one, well, after... I chose this heater because a coworker had it and let me use it until I found me one, well, after purchasing several other brands and sizes with a higher price tag, I was not happy with the choices. This particular portable heater is wonderful! Very low sound, no noise or high pitch sound. It delivers very good heat. Small and compact enough to fit in your office. I purchased this heater during the fall and here it is winter and this heater has kept me warm, and at times I need to adjust the temperature to a lower setting because it gets hot in the office and my office is not small. I highly recommend this brand and model, for the price you can not go wrong.
Date published: 2017-01-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great value I own three of these fans. The first one I bought was whisper quiet, which impressed me greatly. The other two are a little louder, making an audible but not obtrusive hum expected as normal for an electric motor. I never use the thermostat control, preferring to simply turn it on to its always on, low temperature setting. It will heat up a 10x12 room quickly. One thing to consider is its stability. Its base is quite small, and the unit is light. I find it necessary to pay attention to the 6 FT power cord because it has a lot of coiled tension in it and can knock the unit off its base if the tension is not released. 1500 Watts. Be sure to read the manual!
Date published: 2013-03-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great compact heater that is thermostatically controlled, inexpensive, and relatively quiet. Fea... Great compact heater that is thermostatically controlled, inexpensive, and relatively quiet. Features a fan only mode, low heat and high heat settings. This Warmwave Heater has a thick molded plastic grill which is safe for kids and will not burn hands or feet compared to others that have metal grills or screens. Good for a small office or other areas where you don't want to heat the entire house.
Date published: 2017-01-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Picked up two of these to heat my workshop, it's 15 x 30. I was going to get a large kerosene hea... Picked up two of these to heat my workshop, it's 15 x 30. I was going to get a large kerosene heater, but then I would have to open a door for safety. These heaters work great and I keep them next to where I'm working. Keeps me nice and warm.
Date published: 2017-01-11
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