What precautions do I need to take?

Before installation or maintenance, or before putting your hands into the aquarium, remove the power supply from all the electrical devices under water. Read the instructions.

Before installation

Check that all the components of the product are undamaged, disconnect all the electrical devices and make sure the voltage of the product corresponds to the mains voltage.

Should the heater be kept on during the summer?

When the room temperature where the aquarium is located reaches 24°C  (76°F) or above, disconnect the heater from the mains.

How should I install the MINI HEATER?

Submerge the heater in the water at least until the cable connects with the heater. Decide where you wish to position the heater and fix it with the suction cup:
Remove your hands from the aquarium and connect the heater to the mains.

Where can I position the MINI HEATER?

The heater works in any position. It can either be hung onto the sides of the tank or placed on the bottom. However, pay attention to the position of the aquarium Mini Heater is to operate in.

Where should I position the aquarium a MINI HEATER is installed in?

The MINI HEATER should not be used in aquariums positioned:
.          close to air conditioning outlets
.          in direct sunlight
.          near sources of heat
.          Under a source of light that is kept on for long periods of time.

Can I use a MINI HEATER in a terrarium?

Although it is well known that some people use it in terrariums, this use is not envisaged. In dry conditions, the heater reaches temperatures of about 80°C (176°F), and this may cause serious damage to plant and animal life, as well, of course, as to plastic tanks and bowls.