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    Default Soil warming cables/heating mats.

    Just wondering about using heating mat in place of my soil warming cables.
    Any one used the heating mats and what do you think about them.
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    Bob.

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    The heat mats are not waterproof, like the cables, I don't think you could have them in wet sand for example if that's how you use them
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    Thanks for that. Lost a lot of plants that normally come no bother. The cables seam to have lost a lot of there heat ??
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    Quote Originally Posted by goosander View Post
    Thanks for that. Lost a lot of plants that normally come no bother. The cables seam to have lost a lot of there heat ??
    Bob.
    Do you have a thermostat attached? If so, could be a problem with that. If that is the problem, good luck with finding a replacement stat, I had an awful job when I last replaced mine.

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    Also been told that the weather has been far to hot at times. Have to hide the empty seed packets otherwise the O/H will be complaining about the cost.

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