With a turn of the knob, you can
adjust the temperature of most heating devices! Plug in up to three
compatible heat sources with a combined wattage of up to 200 watts. Turn
your heaters down or back up depending on the ambient room temperature.
Great for use with Ceramic Heat Emitters, Under Tank Heaters, and Basking Spot Lamps.
DO NOT connect different types of
heating elements at the same time, such as 1 under tank heater and 1
heat lamp, as they require different control settings. Always start with
the setting at lowest point and increase power by turning the control
knob to meet the requirements of your pet and continue to monitor
temperatures with an accurate digital reptile thermometer.
rheostat will not adjust automatically for changes in room temperatures,
only a thermostat can do that. Rheostats are best used in
"non-critical" applications to fine tune the output of supplemental
NOT to be used with mercury vapor bulbs or Fluorescent/Power compact bulbs. 110-120 vac 1.8 amps