163Two-Bulb Heater, (2) 250W BR40 Infrared Bulbs, Type IC, UL Listed for 60°C Wiring (retrofits)

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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
  • 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 Length15-5/8"
    Grille Width10-1/4"
    Heater wattageN/A
    Housing Dimension LxWxH8-3/8" x 14-1/4" x 6"
    Housing Height6"
    Housing Length8-3/8"
    Housing Width14-1/4"
    Humidity SensingNo
    HVI CertifiedYes
    Light Bulb Quantity2
    Light Bulb Wattage500 Watts (2-250W)
    Light Bulbs IncludedNo
    Lighting TypeInfrared
    MaterialPolymeric
    Motor engineered for continuous operationNo
    NightlightNo
    Project PackNo
    Rated Amps4.3
    Rated Sones - VerticalN/A
    Rated Watts505
    SonesN/A
    UL ListedYes
    Wall InstallationNo
    Watts @ 0.1"N/A
    Watts @ 0.25"N/A
  • Rated 3 out of 5 by 3 reviewers.
    Rated 2 out of 5 by Disappointed I was very disappointed with the amount of heat that the unit produces. December 12, 2010
    Rated 2 out of 5 by slightly disappointed We have a large bathroom, installed this unit outside walk in shower, little disappointed in the heat output, guess I expected more! Small fan inside unit was a pleasant surprise but again the room does not really heat up that much. November 21, 2010
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Just as expected, works well No issue with the product and it came as expected. November 4, 2010
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    Any particular precautions I must take when installing in ceilings with insulation?
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    Thank you for your question on the model 163 dual radiant bulb heater. The 163 is IC rated and can have insulation against the sides and on top of the unit housing. The biggest precaution with installing this unit is to not install the housing any closer than 6 inches from a side wall because of possible heat build-up in that corner of the ceiling.
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    Worked for several days and then when separate switches are turned on lights do not work.
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    Granger, IA
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    Thank you for your question on the model 163 dual radiant heat lamp. The 163 is designed to use (2) 250 watt maximum, BR40-size infrared bulbs. When both bulbs stop working at the same time, the problem is normally a supply issue. You should first double check your electrical box for a tripped breaker. Please contact the Technical Service Department at 800-637-1453 if you need further assistance.
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    can I use 2 375 watts light bulbs?

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    Virginia, USA
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    Thank you for your question on the model 163 two bulb radiant heater. The 163 requires the use of two BR40 or R40-size, 250 watt maximum infrared bulbs. We cannot suggest or recommend using any bulbs other than those listed in the installation instructions.
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    Where can I purchase a new motor (#3) for the 161

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    Maple Valley, WA, USA
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    Thank you for your question on the model 161 single radiant heat lamp. The 161 does not have a motor. Please contact the Technical Service Department at 800-637-1453 for further assistance.
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    The fan is working but neither light is working?

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    Eugene, OR, USA
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    Thank you for your question on the model 163 dual radiant heat lamp. Please contact the Technical Service Department at 800-637-1453 for assistance.
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