Quartz Controller

Soft Start
3.0 kW


Soft start heating controllers are designed to work alongside all makes of quartz halogen infrared heater.



• Save energy by ensuring that halogen heaters are only on when you need them to be
• Can control up to 3.0 kW of quartz heating load
• Protect switchgear from high inrush currents when the lamps are first switched on from cold
• Weatherproof for outdoor use
• Run time adjustment from 1 – 99 minutes
• Temperature adjustment – the unit will not operate if ambient temperature above threshold
• Easy to install
• Automatically activated by motion from up to 5m and will remain on for the pre-set time, continuous movement will reset the timer

Technical Specification

Outer Casing

Switching Capacity
3.0 kW maximum
13 amps

Current Consumption
(control circuit)

2.0 W (10mA max)

Lamp On-Time
1 – 99 minutes

Gland Diameter

IP Rating

Wall mounting kit included and must be used.

Electrical Connection
Installation must comply with current IEE regulations.

The product should be connected to the fixed wiring of the property via a suitable rated isolating switch with a contact separation of at least 3mm in all poles.

Class I


Standard Warranty
1 year parts or replacement warranty.

Data Tables

Product CodePower (kW)Operating Temp (°C )Terminals (mm2)
QZC-PIR3Up to 3.0 kW2 to 606
Product CodeHeight (mm)Width (mm)Depth (mm)Weight (kg)