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Installation and Operating Instructions
INDPUKP5RG Issue 0
PLX Panel Convector Heaters
Model(s) Watt A B
PLX 500/NC/TI/WTI 500 450 108
PLX 625/NC 625 688 108
PLX 750/NC/TI 750 620 108
PLX 1000/NC/TI/WTI 1000 620 108
PLX 1250/NC/TI 1250 688 108
PLX 1500/NC/TI/WTI 1500 688 108
PLX 2000/NC/TI/WTI/TX 2000 860 108
PLX 3000/TI/TX 3000 860 143
Important Safety Advice
When using electrical appliances, basic precautions
should always be followed to reduce the risk of fire,
electrical shock, and injury to persons, including the
IMPORTANT – The wall brackets supplied with the
appliance must be used.
IMPORTANT – If the heater is installed in a room
containing a bath or shower, it must be so installed that
switches and other controls cannot be touched by a
person using a bath or shower.
Do not use outdoors.
Do not locate the heater immediately below a fixed socket
outlet or connection box.
Do not cover the heater. Do not place material or
garments on the heater, or obstruct the air circulation
around the heater, for instance by curtains or pushing
furniture up against the heater, as this could cause
overheating and a fire risk.
NEVER cover or obstruct in any way the heat outlet slots
at the top of the heater or the air inlet slots in the base of
The heater carries the Warning symbol indicating
that it must not be covered.
WARNING – THE SURFACES OF THIS HEATER CAN BE
HOT. Momentary contact with any part of the heater
should not cause injury. However, aged or infirm persons
or young children should not be left unsupervised in the
vicinity of the heater unless a suitable guard is fitted.
This appliance is not intended for use by children or
other persons without assistance or supervision if their
physical, sensory or mental capabilities prevent them
from using it safely. Children should be supervised to
ensure that they do not play with the appliance.
Note that due care and consideration must be taken
when using this heater in series with a thermal control,
a program controller, a timer or any other device that
switches on the heat automatically, since a fire risk
exists when the heater is accidentally covered or
If the supply cord is damaged it must be replaced by the
manufacturer or service agent or a similarly qualified
person in order to avoid a hazard.
IMPORTANT: THESE INSTRUCTIONS SHOULD BE READ CAREFULLY AND RETAINED FOR FUTURE REFERENCE
WARNING – THIS APPLIANCE MUST BE EARTHED
The electrical installation must be carried out by a competent
electrician, and be in strict accordance with the current I.E.E.
regulations for Electrical Equipment in Buildings.
The heater is fitted with a length of flexible cable type H05VV-
F size 3 x 1.0mm
on models PLX 500 - 2000 and size 3 x
on PLX 3000 models, for connection to the fixed
wiring of the premises through a suitable connection box
positioned adjacent to the heater.
The supply circuit to the heater must incorporate a double
pole isolating switch having a contact separation of at least
Supplementary Earth Bonding
Should Equipotential Earth Bonding be required the earthing
conductor in the supply cord is deemed to provide the
supplementary bonding connection (see Regulation 547-
Edition I.E.E. Wiring Regulations).
The PLX Convector is designed for wall mounting on the wall
brackets supplied. It should only be operated when in the
upright position as shown.
All models are splashproof to IP24 standard.
Models PLX…TI are fitted with a 24 hour programmable
Models PLX…TX are fitted with a 7 Day programmable timer.
Models PLX…NC are fitted with no controls, for use with
external thermostatic or programming controllers.
Before connecting the heater check that the supply voltage is
the same as that stated on the heater.