Suppliers of Industrial and commercial electric heaters and controls

Tel:  01293 547 361

Industrial and commercial heaters

Tel:  01293 547 361

MC1 Halogen Heater Control Box

MC1 Multi heater control system
  • Allows any number of halogen heaters to be controlled from a single point
  • Provides a means of increasing and reducing output of a halogen heating system
  • Reduces running costs and improves comfort levels

Range & Prices

The prices shown are list prices and perfectly safe to use for budget purposes. Contact your electrical wholesaler for final prices.

Model Description List Price
MC1-P-L2 Halogen Heater Control Box (Primary) for use with 2 lamp halogen heaters (except linear models) £772.00
MC1-S-L2 Halogen Heater Control Box (Secondary) for use with 2 lamp halogen heaters (except linear models) £693.00
MC1-P Halogen Heater Control Box (Primary) for use with 3 lamp halogen heaters £772.00
MC1-S Halogen Heater Control Box (Secondary) for use with 3 lamp halogen heaters £693.00

Wall-Mounted Switches

Model Description List Price
CS-2 Switch for 2 lamp heaters (except linear models) £64.00
CS-3 Switch for 3 lamp heaters £87.00

Optional Ancillary Control Devices

Model Description List Price
FST2-IN Frost Thermostat £86.00
RST2-IN Room Thermostat (for economy not temperature control) £94.00
RST-TP Tamperproof Thermostat (for economy not temperature control) £101.00
PROTIM-7 Programmable Timer £148.00
WH-402 Movement Sensor £109.00
CS-5 Push Button (activates primary control box’s rundown timer) £47.00
CS-8 Master Control Button (overrides all control devices except frost thermostat) £50.00

Two MC1 control boxes providing variable heat control in a Norfolk church

Technical Specification

Model   MC1-P-L2
Description Control box for halogen heater (primary) for use with 2 lamp heaters
Heaters controlled Maximum 6 x 3kW (2 lamp) heaters
  Additional heaters using MC1-S (secondary control box)
Switch required CS-2
Supply 400V 3ph and neutral
Dimensions 320mm x 340mm x 100mm
Weight 4kg
Special Features Triacs for soft-start extends lamp life by 10%
  Individual lamps switched in pairs reducing shock load on the power supply
  Link for master on/off
  All connections into external terminal enclosures
  Individual fuse for each lamp
  Built-in rundown timer (adjustable 10 to 120 minutes) triggered by boost button
Optional Ancillary Control Frost thermostat
  Economy thermostat
  Programmable timer
  Movement sensor
  Push button to activate control box’s rundown timer
  Master Control Button (overrides all control devices except frost thermostat)

Controlling 3kW (2 lamp) Heaters

Each MC1-P-L2 will control up to six heaters. The CS-2 switch allows the heaters’ lamps to be switched individually meaning that outputs of 1.5kW or 3kW can be selected.

Model MC1-S-L2
Description Control box for halogen heater (secondary) for use with 2 lamp heaters
Maximum number in one control circuit 11 x MC1-S-L2 (+1 x MC1-P-L2)
Heaters controlled Maximum 6 x 3kW (2 lamp) heaters
Dimensions 320mm x 340mm x 100mm
Weight 4kg
Special Features Can only be used with MC1-P-2L (primary controller)
Model   MC1-P
Description Control box for halogen heater (primary) for use with 3 lamp heaters
Heaters controlled Maximum 4x 4.5kW or 6kW (3 lamp) heaters
  Additional heaters using MC1-S (secondary control box)
Switch required CS-3
Supply 400V 3ph and neutral
Dimensions 320mm x 340mm x 100mm
Weight 4kg
Special Features Triacs for soft-start extends lamp life by 10%
  Individual lamps switched in pairs reducing shock load on the power supply
  Link for master on/off
  All heaters connect into external terminal enclosures
  Individual fuse for each lamp
  Built-in rundown timer (adjustable 10 to 120 minutes) triggered by boost button
Optional Ancillary Control Frost thermostat
  Economy thermostat
  Programmable timer
  Movement sensor
  Push button to activate control box’s rundown timer
  Master Control Button (overrides all control devices except frost thermostat)

Controlling 4.5kW or 6kW (3 lamp) Heaters

Each MC1-P will control up to four heaters.  The CS-3 switch allows the heaters’ lamps to be switched individually meaning that outputs of 1/3, 2/3 or full power can be selected.

Model MC1-S
Description Control box for halogen heater (secondary) for use with 3 lamp heaters
Maximum number in one control circuit 11 x MC1-S (+1 x MC1-P)
Heaters controlled Maximum 4x 4.5kW or 6kW (3 lamp) heaters
Dimensions 320mm x 340mm x 100mm
Weight 4kg
Special Features Can only be used with MC1-P (primary controller)