Directions of Use
Shipping & Return
Set Up Instructions
- Assess Your Lighting Setup: Evaluate your current lighting setup and determine the ideal placement for the Hortitek UV-A Enhancer Bar. Consider factors such as the size of your grow room, the position of your plants, and the compatibility with your existing lighting fixtures.
- Mount the Enhancer Bar: Securely mount the Hortitek UV-A Enhancer Bar in a suitable location within your grow room. Ensure it is properly aligned and securely fastened to prevent any movement or accidents during operation.
- Connect the Power Source: Connect the power cord of the Hortitek UV-A Enhancer Bar to a reliable power source. Make sure the power source meets the electrical requirements of the enhancer bar and is compatible with the voltage specifications.
- Test the Bar: Before incorporating the UV-A Enhancer Bar into your regular lighting schedule, it is recommended to test it for a short period. Turn on the enhancer bar and observe its performance, ensuring that it is functioning properly and providing the desired UV-A light output.
- Determine Exposure Time: Research and understand the UV-A tolerance of your specific plant species. Start with a conservative exposure time and gradually increase it based on the plant's response. Monitor the plants closely for any signs of stress or damage.
- Integrate into Lighting Schedule: Once you have confirmed the UV-A Enhancer Bar is working correctly and determined the appropriate exposure time, incorporate it into your regular lighting schedule. Consider supplementing the UV-A light alongside your main lighting fixture throughout the entire life cycle of your plants.
- Monitor Plant Response: Observe your plants carefully for any changes in growth, secondary metabolite production, or overall health. Pay attention to the development of flavors, aromas, and the potency of the plants. Adjust the exposure time if necessary based on the plant's response and any signs of stress.
- Maintain Proper Distance: Keep the UV-A Enhancer Bar at an appropriate distance from the plants to prevent excessive exposure. Follow the manufacturer's guidelines and recommendations regarding the recommended distance for optimal results.
- Regular Maintenance: Keep the Hortitek UV-A Enhancer Bar clean and free from dust or debris. Regularly inspect the connections and cords for any signs of damage or wear. If necessary, clean the enhancer bar using a soft, dry cloth.
- Follow Safety Precautions: Adhere to all safety precautions provided by the manufacturer. Avoid direct exposure to UV-A light, as it can be harmful to human eyes and skin. Use protective eyewear and clothing when working near the UV-A Enhancer Bar.
Hortitek UV-A Enhancer BarProduct Code: M4650
Product Name:UV-A Enhancer
Voltage Range: 100-277V
Amperage @ 120V: 0.25
Amperage @ 208V: 0.14
Amperage @ 220V: 0.14
Amperage @ 230V: 0.13
Amperage @ 240V: 0.13
Amperage @ 277V: 0.11
Power Factor (PF): >0.95
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD): <10%
Thermal Management: Passive
British Thermal Units (BTU): 102
Dimensions (L x W x H): 600mm x 57mm x 39mm (23.62”x2.24”x1.53”)
Total Weight: 1.0kg ± 0.3kg (2.2lbs ± 0.66lbs)
Working Temperature: 0°C - 40°C (32°F - 104°F)
Storing Temperature: -40°C to 70°C (-40°F to 158°F)
IP Rating: IP65
Certificates: Intertek, SAA N15781, CE, RoHS Compliant
Warranty: 3 Years
Shipping cost is based on weight. Just add products to your cart and use the Shipping Calculator to see the shipping price. We want you to be 100% satisfied with your purchase. Items can be returned or exchanged within 30 days of delivery.