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Old 02-07-2016, 01:50 PM  
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Variable Output Infrared Quartz Heater

In the early days of quartz heaters Presto made one with continuously adjustable output. Nowadays they all seem to have on/off thermostat controllers. For the ultimate comfort I like to aim the heater at my easy chair with just the right level of glow from the quartz tubes (sorry EdenPure but this is the real infrared heat).

So my idea is to purchase a cheap quartz heater set its thermostat just a bit higher than the temp I want and use a voltage controller to get the heat level I want. Here's a link to the voltage controller I am planning to use. http://www.ebay.com/itm/4000W-AC-220...IAAOSwYHxWF0~m
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Old 02-07-2016, 04:05 PM  
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Continuous controlled heat. Brilliant! Be sure that it's American made! (just kiddin')
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Old 02-07-2016, 09:10 PM  
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Continuous controlled heat. Brilliant! Be sure that it's American made! (just kiddin')
Good luck there, both heater and controller made in China. So are twisty CFL bulbs, don't know about LEDs as I don't have any.
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Old 02-07-2016, 10:48 PM  
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The bills you'll be using to buy your stuff are made and printed in china. Hell even this forum was made in china.The kids in avatar are American made though.
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