Whale Heat Air Underfloor Space Heater - Gas & Electric

Product Code: 5GTE-6GTE

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Whale Heat air 5GTE & 6GTE

The lightweight, powerful, space creating gas and electric heating solution for the RV market, with Whale’s highest electric setting - save money using high 3kW electric setting on site.


• Suitable for caravans, motorhomes and camper vans

• Compact, space saving heating solution with narrow rotatable design

• Installed underfloor, maximising valuable living and storage space

• Enjoy the great outdoors all year round with total comfort day and night

• Versatile - choose to run on gas and electric for maximum output, or electric on site or gas when wild camping

• Easy to use, intuitive control panel


More for the user…

·         Fast heat up and fully automatic output modulation for enhanced user comfort

·         Quiet night-time operation for when you need it most.

·         Cosy van all year round

·         Even and well-maintained heat distribution

·         Easy to use, no fuss controls.


Less Weight - Compact and lightweight design

More Space - Increased bunk space, full length wardrobes and longer beds

Design Freedom - Customisable installation creating a blank canvas for vehicle designers.


Technical Specifications (Whale 5GTE & 6GTE)


Electric 230V AC

Heat In-/Output [kW]                     0.75, 1.50, 3.00

Current Rating [A]                            3.3, 6.6, 13.0

Rated Fuse Size [A]                          16


Type                                                      Butane/Propane 30mbar

Heat Input [kW]                                Heat air 5GTE: 1.5, 3.2, 4.7           Heat air 6GTE: 1.8, 4.7, 6.0

Consumption [g/h]                          Heat air 5GTE: 109, 223, 342        Heat air 6GTE: 131, 342, 436

Combined Electric + Gas

Output [kW]                                       Heat air 5GTE: 4.3                            Heat air 6GTE: 5.5

Electric 12V DC Voltage [V]          10.1 to 15.9

Gas Current Draw Range [A]        0.6 - 6.5

Gas Current Draw Average [A]    Heat air 5GTE: 1.4                            Heat air 6GTE: 1.1

Standby* [A]                                      0.008

Rated Fuse Size [A]                          10

Temperature Storage [°C]             -40 to +70

Operation [°C]                                  -20 to +50

Control [°C]                                         +5 to +32

Physical Dimensions

L x W x H [mm]                                  559 x 165 x 175

Weight [kg]                                         8.7

Ingress Protection                            IP 45


*Standby Current Draw for Heater only **Output of heater may be limited at higher altitude depending on ambient and operating conditions.


Product contents:

1 x Gas and Electric Heater

1 x Control panel

1 x LIN cable and connector

1 x Combustion air intake flue

1 x Combustion air intake silencer

1 x Combustion air intake clamp

1 x Combustion air intake bracket 60mm

1 x Exhaust gas flue

1 x Exhaust gas flue clamp

3 x Exhaust gas flue brackets 40mm, 60mm, 80mm

1 x Exhaust gas flue end terminal bracket 100mm

1 x Heater Z - mounting bracket

1 x Heater isolation mounts

1 x Heater bracket screw kit

1 x Literature pack (install/operating instructions, warranty cards, service leaflet, questionnaire)


Optional Brackets:

Fiat Ducato/Peugeot Boxer/Citroen Relay – Rear Axle Handbrake

Ford Transit Custom – Behind Drivers Seat


Other fitting brackets available please contact us for more info:

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