Field Tested :: Planar Diesel Air Heater 2D-HA-PU5-(TR) Truck Kit. The original article was made by Richard Giordano from Expedition Portal As the wind howls across a frozen lake, our 1990 Toyota Pickup sways back and forth. It’s winter in the Rocky Mountains, and the snow falling sideways from the dark grey sky is proving it. We hop into our Go Fast Camper, battered by 60-kph gusts, and switch on the heater, cranking the heat up as high as it [...]
Buyer’s Guide :: Best Gas & Diesel Heaters for Overland Travel. The original article was made by Matt Swartz from Expedition Portal Gasoline and diesel heaters from companies like Espar, Webasto, and Planar are designed specifically for heating the cabins of vehicles like campervans, trucks, and global expedition vehicles. Regardless of the fuel type, forced-air heaters will operate in most environments, and some even perform well up to and above 10,000 feet in elevation. Although they cost more upfront, high-quality [...]
Original article by: 4wdtalk Last year, I installed a 2kw Planar Heaters diesel air heater in my Turtleback Expedition Trailer. It has been an awesome addition to my trailer and has provided me with all the warmth I need for my SMRT Summit Suite Rooftop Tent. BUT…I also have a 4kw Planar Heaters portable diesel heater. This heater is more powerful, but it has the obvious advantage of being portable. A few weeks ago on a family camping trip, I used [...]
I’m not much for being cold, but I love to overland in the winter. Go figure, right? And my guess is that you or someone in your life is in the same boat… For those cold-weather trips, it’s hard to beat a diesel air heater. And when it comes to diesel air heaters, the Planar 2D-HA-PU27 is a great choice. This heater operates on diesel fuel and comes in two versions: 12V or 24V. Its operation is independent of the [...]
If you’re shopping for a loved one that enjoys cold weather camping, it’s hard to beat a diesel heater as an ideal gift option. Think about it… They’re out cross-country skiing or snowshoeing, enjoying the snow-capped mountains around them, and at the end of the day, they can come back to their trailer or rooftop tent and enjoy a toasty warm environment thanks to the diesel heater you gifted them this year. But not all diesel heaters are made alike. [...]
Planar Heaters Announce the Sponsorship of the Langley Minor Hockey League Planar Heaters is proud to announce the sponsorship of the Langley Minor Hockey League. We hope, our support will help to build team spirit and will bring better opportunities for kids to develop their hockey skills.