Advanced electronic insect control; non clogging killing grid; 1/2-acre killing radius, requires plug. Recommended not to be used within 25-feet of area intended for human activity, should not be attached to house or deck or other structures Instantaneous operation, continuous and uninterrupted service, Uses a 15-watt bulb. For best results replace the cartridge every 30 days, Please refer User manual for troubleshooting and its corrections Recommended for areas up to 1/2 acre - Outdoor Use Only Electronic Insect Killer 15-watts: 1/2 Acre Radius Flowtron's lantern-style insect killer uses nontoxic ultraviolet light to eliminate mosquitoes, biting flies, and other insects over a 1/2-acre area. The insect killer is cleaner and safer than its chemical counterparts, and its patented nonclogging killing grid eliminates the grid clogging that can short-circuit the unit or cause flare-ups of insect remains. The insect killer features high-impact construction and a protective outer enclosure to prevent children, pets, birds, or wildlife from contacting the charged grid.
We live between a swamp and two ponds in a heavily wooded area, therefore we are always waging war on mosquitoes. This spring we placed a propane powered mosquito vac in our yard, and had to clean it every day, because the basket will fill to the point where it would loose suction and stop sucking mosquitoes. And while it did collect at least a few hundred mosquitoes a day, it would loose suction from all the bugs and the cottonwood ..
Purchased two of these after researching all kinds of mosquito control products and options. So my review is all about mosquito control - if that doesn't interest you, you may not find this information useful...First I'll include information about THIS product - skip to the end to read other options I considered and why this product was a winner. I know it's not directly a review of this product, but sometimes one item is the best because of limitations or shortc..