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Any Thermal controlled outlet switch info?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by sunflour, Nov 13, 2014.

  1. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager 5 Years

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    Thinking about getting a temp controlled outlet switch/plug to automatically turn on water fount heater for my coop/run. Anyone use these? Any suggestions on brand? Or what feature to search for.

    Any opinions greatly appreciated.
     
  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Free Ranging 7 Years

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    There aren't many brands that are simple plug in type.
    Thermocube is one.
    The TC-3 is probably what you're after.

    http://www.thermocube.com/
     
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  3. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager 5 Years

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    Thanks, I just placed the order. That's the one I was looking at.[​IMG]
     

  4. Just an FYI most Home Depots and Menards carry these as an in store stocked item...
     
  5. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager 5 Years

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    I found it on line at TSC, but prime amazon with shipping same price. And saving gas/diesel and time.
     

  6. I hear you there, the 8 miles to the gallon my H2 gets is brutal to pick up small items like this, Amazon gets their workout from me as well...
     
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    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager 5 Years

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    And they deliver on Sundays!! Could not believe the first time USPS sent a truck to deliver a non-emergency item to me from Amazon!
     
  8. ChickenCanoe

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    Next they'll come by drones 30 minutes after you order. [​IMG]
     
  9. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager 5 Years

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    Read recently that Amazon has already filed FAA application for drones to deliver packages under 5#. Not kidding, it was in the news. Not sure how that will effect the universe.
     
  10. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Free Ranging 7 Years

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    I saw that on the news. It's for delivery sites close to distribution centers.
     

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