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Daystar

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Features

If we’re making the case for portability, we can’t overlook the fact that, like the rest of the VAL6 models, the Daystar can be run from a power inverter out of your vehicle. It can burn kerosene, #1 and #2 diesel, and bio-diesel (up to 20%), and do so cleanly right across the board. The pinpoint design means a 100% recovery of heat from the fuel you put in, meaning you stop throwing money away. The Daystar is both a radiant and convection style heater, making the best of both styles. It has an easy-carry top handle, and a 2.6 gallon fuel tank. Given that it takes in a scant 0.4 gal/hr, this baby can go and go for 6.5 hours without stopping.

The Daystar is used best in situations when you need quality heat — fast. Unlike typical industrial space heaters, there’s no smell, burning eyes, headaches, nausea, or carbon monoxide to worry about.

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Recommended Uses

The Daystar is used best in situations when you need quality heat, fast, and for smaller areas. Blowing the air down a crawl space, or drying out the walls after a pipe leak. Consider these applications:

  • Construction Sites
  • Applying Insulation
  • Emergency Houses
  • Water Damage Restoration
  • Around the Farm
  • On the Ranch
  • Machine Repair Shops
  • Personal Workshops

Download

  • Model Schematic / Parts Breakdown
  • Daystar Brochure
  • Making Sense of Parts

Product Specs

Heat Output

  • 51,000 BTU
Heat Type(s)

  • Forced Air
  • Radiant
Fuel Type

  • Kerosene
  • #1 Diesel
  • #2 Diesel
  • Bio-Diesel (20%)
Fuel Consumption

  • 0.40 gal/hr
Tank Capacity

  • 2.6 Gallons
Operating Time

  • 6.5 Hours
Power Source

  • 120V
  • 60Hz
Power Consumption

  • 120W-Ignition
  • 120W-Operation
Noise Level

  • 60dB (a)
External Dimensions

  • 23.4 x 12.2 x 22.8 in
Dry Weight

  • 40 lbs
  • 3A Fuse
  • Overheat Protection
  • Photocell Flame Monitor
  • Tip-Over Switch

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