161One-Bulb Heater, 250W BR40 Infrared Bulb, Not Type IC

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  • Bulb heaters provide silent warmth in a compact package. Perfect for use as additional spot heating in a larger bathroom so you can locate it wherever you need a little instant warmth.

    • Very low profile, white polymeric grille blends into most ceilings
    • Use 250W BR40-size infrared bulbs (not included) for comfortable heating performance
    • Sturdy steel housing, adjustable mounting brackets with keyhole slots make installation logical and simple. UL listed for safety.
    • Control operation with a choice of wall controls, available separately. 57W, 57V, 59W, 59V, 61W, 61V, 63W, 63V, 64W, 64V, 68W, 68V, 70TW, 71V, 72W, 72V, 269WL, 269VL, DH100W or T24H
    • Ceiling heaters are intended to provide supplemental heat and not to take the place of the home’s main heat source
  • Ceiling InstallationYes
    CFM @ 0.10"N/A
    CFM @ 0.125"N/A
    CFM @ 0.25"N/A
    ColorWhite
    CSANo
    cUL ListedNo
    Duct DirectionN/A
    Duct SizeN/A
    ENERGY STAR® qualifiedNo
    Globe Glass ColorN/A
    Grille FinishWhite Polymeric
    Grille Length10-1/4"
    Grille Width10-1/4"
    Heater wattageN/A
    Housing Dimensions L x W x H8-3/8" x 8-1/8" x 6"
    Housing Height6"
    Housing Length8-3/8"
    Housing Width8-1/8"
    Humidity SensingYes
    HVI CertifiedYes
    Light Bulb Quantity1
    Light Bulb Wattage250
    Light Bulbs IncludedNo
    Lighting TypeInfrared
    MaterialPolymeric
    Motor engineered for continuous operationNo
    NightlightNo
    Project PackNo
    Rated Amps2.1
    Rated Sones - VerticalN/A
    Rated Watts250
    SonesN/A
    UL ListedYes
    Wall InstallationNo
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    What is the IP rating of model 161

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    Homer
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    Thank you for your question on the model 161 radiant ceiling heat lamp. This unit does not have an IP rating. Please contact the Technical Service Department at 800-637-1453 for further assistance.
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    Is this "163 -- 2 bulb heater" safe to put in a custom shower?

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    Thank you for your question on the model 163 dual radiant heat lamp. U.L. laboratories do not list any heaters for installation above a tub or shower area. All heaters need to be outside the footprint of the tub or shower.
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    what control should be used with model 163

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    Thank you for your question on the model 163 dual radiant heat lamp. The model 163 will need two switches for independent operation of the two lamps. You can use standard switches, timers or a single switch to operate both lamps at the same time.
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    How close can celing insulation be to top of heat lamp housing

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    Thank you for your question on the model 163 dual heat lamp. The model 163 is IC rated and can have insulation placed against the sides and on top of the unit housing up to an R40 value.
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    Is the single bulb model (161) sufficient?

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    I have 10' ceilings and want to have that nice warmth coming out of hte shower. In hotel rooms I've always seen only a single bulb 9but those were lower ceilings. I would prefer the lower electrical usage if 250W is enough. Does this provide essentially the same warmth that hotel heat lamps provide?

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    Thank you for your question on model 161. This model will utilize a single 250 watt heat lamp and works well on an 8 foot ceiling. The effectiveness is greatly diminished on ceilings higher than this.
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