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120 Volt Ceramic Fan Forced Portable Garage Heater - 178-TMC

    Key Features:
  • Heavy duty construction is ideal for work sites where temporary heat is required
  • Powerful 5,120 Btu heat output - requires 120 volt connection
  • Durable steel tubular heating element
  • Built-In thermostat for accurate temperature control
  • Tough, rugged, high performance heater
List Price: $219.00
2 +$99.99

On Orders Over $99
Weight: 8 LBS
Remodeling and Home Design

Features & Benefits

The TPI 178 Series 120 Volt Ceramic Fan Forced Portable Heater features a variable 850-1,500 watt heat setting plus a fan only setting. This portable, moveable heater features a temperature control thermostat for personalized climate control. The TPI 178-TMC is equipped with a double safety system and includes an automatic reset type limit control and thermal cut off device. This heater includes a 6’ 3-conductor cord.
  • Perfect for construction sites, job sites, garages, and work shops850-1,500 Watt heat setting, plus fan only settings
  • 120 Volt, Single-Phase heater quickly & quietly heats up to 85-150 square feet
  • Temperature control thermostat helps maintain consistent temperature
  • Dual safety system includes an automatic reset type limit control and thermal cut off device
  • 6’ long – 3-conductor cord
  • 1-Year limited warranty
  • Manufactured in the USA

Specifications for 120 Volt Ceramic Fan Forced Portable Heater - 178-TMC

Volts 120V
Amps 12.5/7.1
Watts 1,500/850
Wiring Plug
Receptacle 120Volt / 12.5 Amp
Heat Output
BTUs 5,120 Max
Temperature Range
Fan Propellar
Heat Delivery
Control Temperature control thermostat
Overall Dimensions
Height 10"
Depth 7"
Weight 8 lbs
Color Black
Finish Powder Coat Epoxy
Job Site, Garage, Workshop
Commercial Warranty 1 Year

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Electric Heat Source is committed to providing the most outstanding and personalized customer service in our industry. Our service representatives are experts in electric heat specification and selection. Each member of our team is empowered to make your experience a positive one. To help ensure your experience is the best possible, we offer a Satisfaction and Refund Guarantee, Manufacturer Warranty Pledge, Price Match Guarantee and Authorized Internet Distributor Assurance.

We want you to be completely satisfied with your electric heater purchase, so if for any reason you are not, we will refund 100% of your purchase amount should you be dissatisfied with any product. Within 30 days, simply call or email for return authorization number and instructions. We will ask that you return the item in the original packaging, in sellable condition. For complete details, click here.
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The 120 Volt Ceramic Fan Forced Portable Garage Heater - 178-TMC includes a 1-Year warranty on complete unit.

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Electric Heat Source offers quality electric heaters at prices that are extremely competitive with other authorized sellers. If you find a better price, before your purchase, we will match that price to ensure you get the best price. The item must be available for purchase at that price from an authorized reseller, whose authorization we reserve the right to verify. For complete details, click here.
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good little portable garage heater


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  • Attractive Design
  • Easy to Set-up
  • Quiet
  • Supplemental Heat Source


    Best Uses

    • Small Rooms
    • Zone Heating

    Comments about TPI 120 Volt Ceramic Fan Forced Portable Garage Heater - 178-TMC:

    It is a small heater. Will not heat a garage.
    It provides heat for a small working area only. It does plug in to a regular 110 outlet.

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