Heat Controller IRPH15SS Installation & Operation Manual

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INSTALLATION &
OPERATION MANUAL
Infrared Electric Patio Heater
IRPH15SS
For Outdoor Use only
Heat Controller • 1900 Wellworth Ave. • Jackson MI 49203 • 517-787-2100 • www.heatcontroller.com
Installation & Operation Manual
Infrared Electric Patio Heater
Heat Controller
WARNINGS
This electric appliance produces infrared heat and failure to follow warnings and
instructions can cause a fire or injury.
READ AND SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS!
WARNING
FIRE OR EXPLOSION HAZARD
• Do not use the heater if the power cord is
damaged. Contact an authorized servicer or
electrician to replace the cord prior to use.
• Failure to follow safety warnings exactly could
result in serious injury or property damage.
WARNING
INSTALLATION & USE
• Do not store or use gasoline or other flammable
vapors or liquids in the vicinity of this appliance.
To avoid property damage, personal injury or
death due to electrical shock, all instructions in this
Installation and Operation manual.
• Do not store any of the following flammable
materials on, or allow them to come in contact
with, the unit: rags, fabrics ,spray or aerosol cans,
cleaning compounds, plastics or plastic containers,
paper products, gasoline, kerosene, lighter fluid.
• All local, regional and national electric codes and
local construction codes must be observed in the
installation of the heater.
• Do not install the heater close to furniture, curtains
or other flammable items. Allow at least 36 inches
(1 meter) between the heater and flammable items.
• The power outlet must be properly polarized and
grounded.
• Be sure the voltage listed on the heater’s
nameplate is the same as the voltage at the
installation site.
• Do not cover or otherwise obstruct the heater.
WARNING
PERSONAL INJURY HAZARD
• Do not use the heater if the power cord is
damaged. Contact a qualified service agency or
electrician to replace the cord prior to use.
• Do not touch the heater during operation. Burn or
scald injury could result.
• Remove the plug from the power outlet and wait
until the heater is sufficiently cool before cleaning it.
• Keep children away from the heater. Never leave
an unsupervised child near the heater.
• Because of injury risk, the heater should be
operated only by individuals knowledgeable about
the operation and familiar with the warnings and
cautions listed in this manual.
CAUTION
• Never use with an extension cord or multi-socket.
• Use extreme caution whenever the heater is left
operating and unattended.
• Because of injury risk, this heater is not intended
for use by persons with reduced physical, sensory
or mental capabilities.
• Do not install the heater immediately below a wall
socket outlet.
WARNING
PERSONAL INJURY HAZARD–SERVICE
• Do not use a timer or other device that
automatically turns on the unit.
• To avoid property damage, personal injury or death
due to electrical shock, do not service the unit
without first unplugging the unit from the wall outlet
and allowing adequate time for the unit to cool down.
• Do not use the heater with an external voltage
regulator such as a dimmer or speed controller.
• Service must be performed only by a qualfied
service technician.
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Infrared Electric Patio Heater
When using electrical appliances, basic precautions
should always be followed to reduce the risk of fire,
electrical shock and injury to persons, including the
following:
Installation & Operation Manual
10. To disconnect the heater, press the red switch on the
side of the unit to the OFF (O) position, then remove
the plug from outlet.
1. Fully read through the operation and assembly
instructions before operating the heater. Be sure to
keep this manual in a safe place for future reference.
11. To clean, remove the plug from the power outlet and
wait until the heater is sufficiently cooled.
2. This heater is designed for outdoor use only.
13. Do not insert or allow foreign objects to enter any
ventilation or exhaust opening as this may cause an
electric shock or fire, or damage the heater.
12. Connect to properly grounded outlets only.
3. Confirm that the supply voltage indicated on the
rating plate of the heater corresponds to the local
voltage before you connect the heater. The power
supply to the heater should correspond to the relevant
regulations of the power supply companies and the
regional construction/building code regulations.
14. To prevent a possible fire, do not block air intakes or
exhaust in any manner. Do not use on soft surfaces,
such as a bed or other furnishings, where openings
may become blocked.
4. This heater is hot when in use. To avoid burns do
not let bare skin touch hot surfaces. If provided, use
handles when moving this heater. Keep combustible
materials, such as furniture, pillows, bedding, papers,
clothes and curtains at least 3 feet (1m) from the front
of the heater and keep them away from the sides and
rear of the unit.
15. Do not use it in areas where gasoline, paint or
flammable liquids are used or stored.
16. Use this heater only as described in this manual. Any
other use not recommended by the manufacturer may
cause fire, electric shock or injury to persons.
17 Always plug the heater into a wall outlet/receptacle.
Never use with an extension cord or re-locatable
power tab (outlet/power strip).
5. Extreme caution is necessary when any heater is used
by or near children, and whenever the heater is left
operating and unattended.
18. This heater is for use with 120 volt power supply. The
cord has a plug as shown at A in Figure 1. An adaptor
as shown in Figure 1 is available for connecting threeblade grounding type plugs to two-slot receptacles.
The green grounding lug extending from the adaptor
must be connected to a permanent ground such as
a properly grounded outlet box. The adaptor should
not be used if a three-slot grounded receptacle is
available.
6. Always unplug heater when not in use.
7. Do not operate any heater with a damaged cord or
plug or after the heater malfunctions, or has been
dropped or damaged in any manner. Return heater to
authorized service facility for examination, electrical or
mechanical adjustment, or repair.
8. This heater is designed for outdoor use. It is not
intended for use in bathrooms, laundry areas and
similar indoor locations. Never locate heater where it
may fall into a bathtub, pool or other water container.
Figure 1
Grounding Methods
9. Do not run cord under carpeting. Do not cover cord
with throw rugs, runners or similar coverings. Locate
cord away from traffic area and where it will not create
a tripping hazard. Do not let the cord hang over the
edge of a table or counter, or touch hot surfaces.
SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS!
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Installation & Operation Manual
Infrared Electric Patio Heater
Heat Controller
MOUNTING AND OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS
SPECIFICATIONS
Congratulations on your purchase of the Comfort-Aire®
Electric Portable Infrared Patio Heater. This heater utilizes
medium-wave technology that heats people and objects,
not the air, and is unaffected by wind. For best results
and your safety, follow the instructions carefully. DO NOT
modify this product in any way as the manufacturer will not
accept liability for improper use.
Model: Voltage: Emitter (Lamp): Power : Height: Width: IRPH15SS
120V AC
IRRL15120
(Medium wave infrared)
MAX 1500W
82 inches (2100mm)
24 inch base (600mm)
ASSEMBLING THE UNIT (Follow diagrams below)
7. Pull gently on the power cord at the bottom of the base
to keep it taut. Fix the cable to the base with the cable
clamp and (2) M4 screws.
(Figure 5)
1. Thread the 6 leveling feet into
the holes around the bottom
of the base. (Figure 1)
2. Attach the flanged column
to the base with (4) M8
bolts, using the supplied hex
wrench. (Figure 1)
3. Mount the lamp to the terminal
box with M6 screw and nut.
(Figure 2)
4. Connect the terminal box to
the upper column with (4)
M5 bolts. Be sure to feed the
attached power cord into the
upper column. (Figure 3)
5. Connect the center column to
the upper column by screwing
clockwise. Do not overtighten.
6. Plug the power cord into the
supplied power cord extender,
and feed the cord through
the lower column and out the
bottom of the base. Connect
the center column to the lower
column byscrewing clockwise.
Do not over- tighten. (Figure 4)
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Infrared Electric Patio Heater
OPERATION
1. Plug the power cord into a GFCI protected outlet
2. Turn ON the heater by pressing the red switch mounted on the side of the heater to the ON (I) position–it will illuminate red when the heater is ON.
3. To turn OFF the heater, press the red switch on the side of the heater to the OFF
(O) position. The switch will no longer be illuminated.
4. Remove the plug from the power outlet whenever the heater is not being used.
Coil the power cord when the heater is not being used, so that it is not a safety
hazard.
5. Allow the heater to cool down after use.
6. The heater should be stored in a dry location when not in use. Particular care
should be taken to ensure that the plug is not subjected to water or damp
conditions–electric shock could result.
CLEANING AND STORAGE
1. Your heater is a robust aluminum unit with a strong mast and base, and requires
only minimal maintenance. There are no user serviceable parts inside.
2. Before cleaning, turn the unit OFF and remove the plug from the power outlet.
Wait until the heater has cooled down completely.
3. Clean with a lint-free cloth or a soft brush.
4. Never use abrasive cleaners, scrubbing brushes or chemical cleaners on the
heater, column or base.
WARNING
PERSONAL INJURY HAZARD
5. To protect against electric shock and danger of death, do not immerse cord, plug,
or any part of the heater in water or other liquid.
6. Store the heater in a dry location when not in use. Take special care to ensure
that the plug is not subjected to damp or wet conditions during storage.
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Installation & Operation Manual
Owner’s Manual
Electric Patio Heater
MAINTENANCE & SERVICE
1. Repairs must be carried out by authorized specialists to ensure electrical safety.
Contact an authorized service technician or a qualified electrician if repairs are
needed.
2. For heating element replacement, contact the manufacturer, its service agent or a
qualified technician.
WARNING
PERSONAL INJURY HAZARD
3. Improper repairs could result in death or personal injury to users. USERS
SHOULD NOT ATTEMPT TO MAKE REPAIRS.
CAUTION
Do not handle lamp with bare hands. Remove any finger marks with a soft cloth
and methylated spirits or alcohol. Finger marks will burn into quartz causing
premature lamp failure. Outer casing can reach high temperatures.
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Limited Express Warranty
Comfort-Aire® Infrared Heaters
RESIDENTIAL INSTALLATION/USE:
LIMITED ONE (1) YEAR PARTS EXPRESS WARRANTY
Heat Controller warrants all parts of the Infrared Heaters to
be free from defects in workmanship and materials for normal
residential use and maintenance for one (1) year from the date
of purchase by the original consumer.
receipt or bill of sale as proof of warranty period. Without this
proof, the express warranty begins on the date of shipment from
the factory.
REMEDY PROVIDED BY THE LIMITED EXPRESS WARRANTY
The sole remedy under the Limited Warranty is replacement of
the defective part. If replacement parts are required within the
period of this warranty, Heat Controller replacement parts shall
be used; any warranty on the replacement part(s) shall not affect
the applicable original unit warranty. Labor to diagnose and
replace the defective part is not covered by this Limited Express
Warranty, and is the responsibility of the user. If for any reason
the replacement part/product is no longer available during the
warranty period, Heat Controller shall have the right to allow a
credit in the amount of the current suggested retail price of the
part/product instead of providing repair or replacement.
LIMITED THREE (3) YEAR EXPRESS WARRANTY ON BULB
Heat Controller warrants the heater bulb to be free from defects
in workmanship and materials for normal residential use and
maintenance for three (3) years from the date of purchase by
the original consumer.
COMMERCIAL INSTALLATION/USE:
LIMITED ONE (1) YEAR PARTS EXPRESS WARRANTY
Heat Controller warrants all parts of the Infrared Heaters to
be free from defects in workmanship and materials for normal
commercial use and maintenance for one (1) year from the date
of purchase by the original consumer.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
1. There are no other express or implied warranties. Heat
Controller makes no warranty of merchantability. We do not
warrant that the unit is suitable for any particular purpose or
can be used in buildings or rooms of any particular size or
condition except as specifically provided in this Installation
and Operation document. There are no other warranties,
express or implied, which extend beyond the description in
this document.
The Express Limited Warranties described above apply only
when the Infrared Heater is installed and operated per Heat
Controller installation and operating instructions for normal use.
Exceptions
The Limited Express Warranty does not cover normal
maintenance—Heat Controller recommends that regular
inspection/maintenance be performed according to the
Installation and Operation Manual. Additionally, labor charges,
diagnostic charges, transportation charges for replacement parts,
replacement of the bulb, or any other service calls/repairs are not
covered by this Limited Warranty, and are the sole responsibility
of the user. It also does not cover any portion or component of
the system that is not supplied by Heat Controller, regardless of
the cause of failure of such portion or component.
2. All warranties implied by law are limited in duration to the
one-year term of the Parts Warranty. Your exclusive remedy
is limited to the replacement of defective parts. We will not
be liable for any consequential or incidental damages caused
by any defect in this unit.
3. This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may
also have other rights which vary from state to state. Some
states do not allow limitation on how long an implied warranty
lasts or do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or
consequential damages, so the above limitations or exclusions
may not apply to you.
conditions FOR WARRANTY COVERAGE
• Unit must be operated according to Heat Controller operating
instructions included with the unit and cannot have been
subjected to accident, alteration, improper repair, neglect or
misuse, or an act of God (such as a flood)
• Installation must be according to Heat Controller installation
instructions
• Rating plate has not been altered or removed
• Unit is not operated in a corrosive environment
• Performance cannot be impaired by use of any product not
authorized by Heat Controller, or by any adjustments or
adaptations to components
• Damage has not been a result of inadequate wiring or
voltage conditions, use during brown-out conditions, or circuit
interruptions
4. No warranties are made for units sold outside the continental
United States and Canada. Your distributor or final seller may
provide a warranty on units sold outside these areas.
5. Heat Controller will not be liable for damages if our performance
regarding warranty resolution is delayed by events beyond our
control including accident, alteration, abuse, war, government
restrictions, strikes, fire, flood, or other acts of God.
HOW TO OBTAIN WARRANTY SERVICE OR PARTS
If you have a warranty claim or service question, contact Heat
Controller at 517-787-2100. Have the model number and date
of purchase available for this call. Do not return your unit to the
store where it was purchased.
DURATION OF WARRANTY & REGISTRATION
The warranty begins on the date of purchase by the original
consumer. The consumer must register at www.heatcontroller.
com within 90 days of purchase. The consumer must retain a
Owner responsibilities are set forth in the
instruction manual—read it carefully.
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Design, material, performance specifications and components
subject to change without notice.
Due to ongoing product improvements, specifications and dimensions are subject to
change and correction without notice and without incurring obligations. Determining
the application and suitability for use of any product is the responsibility of the installer.
Additionally, the installer is responsible for verifying dimensional data on the actual
product prior to beginning any installation preparations.
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Frequently Answers and Questions

What is the model of the heater?
The model of the heater is IRPH15SS.
How much power does the heater have?
The heater has a maximum power of 1500W.
What is the voltage needed to operate the heater?
The heater requires a voltage of 120V AC to operate.
What type of emitter does the heater use?
The heater uses an IRRL15120 medium-wave infrared emitter.
What are the dimensions of the heater?
The heater has a height of 82 inches (2100mm) and a base width of 24 inches (600mm).
How do I turn the heater on and off?
To turn the heater on, press the red switch on the side of the heater to the ON (I) position. To turn the heater off, press the red switch to the OFF (O) position.
How do I clean the heater?
Clean the heater with a lint-free cloth or a soft brush. Never use abrasive cleaners, scrubbing brushes, or chemical cleaners on the heater, column, or base.
Where should I store the heater when it is not in use?
Store the heater in a dry location when it is not in use. Take special care to ensure that the plug is not subjected to damp or wet conditions during storage.

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