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The heater is a Sunburst 3000. It is an electric heater that plugs directly into a standard electrical outlet. The heating unit is housed in a wood cabinet approximately 1' x 2' x 3'.
Home Maintenance and Structures
Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning
Portable Electric Heaters (348)
DIAN CHIANG CHIA TECHNOLOGY (WUXI) CO., LTD.    
Sunburst 3000
 
 
Health spa sauna fire. The sauna heater in the men's locker room sauna malfunctioned and ignited the wood cabinet housing the heater. The heater is an electric infrared portable heater. It is plugged into an outlet in the sauna. The sprinkler head located in the sauna above the heater activiated and extinguished the fire. Fire damage was confined to the sauna.

The heater is a Sunburst 3000. It is manufactured in China by Diam Chiang Chia Technology Co. Ltd.
7/20/2012
Other Public Property/Office 
Incident, No Injury
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DSC_0003.JPG Sauna in men's locker room
DSC_0004.JPG Heater in sauna
DSC_0006.JPG Fire damage above heater and sprinkler in sauna
DSC_0007.JPG Top of heater
DSC_0008.JPG Heater plugged into outlet
DSC_0009.JPG Rear of heater

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