Recommendations for a greenhouse electric heater please

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Re: Recommendations for a greenhouse electric heater please

Postby habanerocat » Wed Feb 14, 2018 4:30 pm

I think mounting the electrics inside or outside the greenhouse are both an option. It looks like a fairly sheltered location. I would just add that if your bringing a lighter non-armoured cable in through the metal frame of the greenhouse, then make sure the greenhouse frame is earthed.

Best solution would of course be the weather proof socked mounted inside the greenhouse, up off the ground and away from water spills.
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Re: Recommendations for a greenhouse electric heater please

Postby FaeLLe » Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:48 am

A bit of sun came out today and see how HOT it has got already!!!

I noticed that there are some gaps on the top of the installation between the glass panes, is that how it is meant to be?

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Re: Recommendations for a greenhouse electric heater please

Postby ralphrmartin » Thu Feb 15, 2018 1:23 pm

Here's the temperature variation in my greenhouse today (recorded using a gizmo I built for under a tenner, and that sends the plot to my phone :grin: )

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