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Valterra Self-Regulating Heating Cable for RV Plumbing - 15' Long

Valterra Self-Regulating Heating Cable for RV Plumbing - 15' Long

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Keep your RV's holding tanks or drain pipes from freezing during the winter with this heated cable. Self-regulating cable changes temperature to keep tanks and pipes warm without overheating. Light-up plug illuminates to confirm power connection. Lowest Prices for the best rv fresh water from Valterra. Valterra Self-Regulating Heating Cable for RV Plumbing - 15' Long part number W01-1572 can be ordered online at etrailer.com or call 800-298-1624 for expert service.
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Valterra RV Fresh Water - W01-1572

  • Winterization
  • Heating Element
  • 15 Feet Long
  • Valterra

Keep your RV's holding tanks or drain pipes from freezing during the winter with this heated cable. Self-regulating cable changes temperature to keep tanks and pipes warm without overheating. Light-up plug illuminates to confirm power connection.


Features:

  • Heating cable installs on your RV's holding tanks, water lines, or drain pipes to prevent freezing
    • Ideal for RVers who travel during the winter or in sub-zero climates
    • Also great for thawing roofs, gutters, or household pipes
  • Integrated thermostat automatically changes temperature to fit the conditions
    • Heats up to prevent pipes from freezing as the temperature drops
    • Cools off to prevent cable from overheating as the temperature rises
  • Plug illuminates to confirm power is being received
  • Waterproof jacketing prevents moisture damage
  • Cable installs around your tanks or pipes with zip ties (sold separately) or fiberglass tape
  • ETS listed


Specs:

  • Cord length: 15'
  • Power consumption: 120 volts
  • 1-Year warranty


W01-1572 Valterra Self-Regulating Heating Element for Winter RVing - 15' Long Cord






Customer Reviews

Valterra Self-Regulating Heating Cable for RV Plumbing - 15' Long - W01-1572

Average Customer Rating:  5.0 out of 5 stars   (3 Customer Reviews)

Keep your RV's holding tanks or drain pipes from freezing during the winter with this heated cable. Self-regulating cable changes temperature to keep tanks and pipes warm without overheating. Light-up plug illuminates to confirm power connection.

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I installed it with no problems. With tape and zipties. It's forecast to be 20 below in the next couple days in SE Idaho 6000+ feet. I'll surely find out if it works!



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Ask the Experts about this Valterra RV Fresh Water

  • Is Valterra Self Regulating Heating Element # W01-1572 Trimmable
    The Valterra Self Regulating Heating Element # W01-1572 is not trimmable. It's 15 feet long and any excess line would be best either tucked out of the way or folded over to shorten as needed.
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  • Valterra Self-Regulating Heating Cable for RV Plumbing
    This heater, part # W01-1572, is designed to run along the pipe and there is a wire that runs the full length to sense the temperature of the pipe to adjust automatically to the temperature outside. There is an led light in the plug to let you know when it is plugged in and working. It won't get hot enough to become a fire hazard, I wouldn't recommend wrapping it in a pool noodle, but if you check on it regularly it shouldn't be a problem.
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  • Heated RV Camping Hose for Fresh Drinking Water
    The Valterra Self Regulating Heating Element # W01-1572 can be used to keep a fresh drinking water hose from freezing. However, according to Valterra it will need to be covered with foam or some other covering. For another option you can use the Valterra AquaFresh Heated Fresh Water Supply Hose # W01-5315. This hose is specifically designed to provide fresh drinking water in sub-zero temperatures.
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  • Pipes That Valterra Self Regulating Heat Element can Work With
    The Valterra Self Regulating Heat Element would be able to work with the flexible plastic as well as PVC pipes so long as they are no more than 3" in diameter. This unit comes in three different lengths, 15' # W01-1572, 25' # W01-1573 and 50' # W01-1574. I've added links to a couple video reviews of these products for you to take a look at.
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  • How To Prevent Freezing of RV Water Inlet Pipes When Already Using a Heated Hose
    The best way to keep your inlets and valves from freezing on your RV is to make sure they are properly insulated. You can likely use some foam pool noodles or some sort of pipe wrap on the inside of the RV over the water inlet in order to help with insulation. The other solution you could potentially use is the Valterra Self-Regulating Heating Cable for RV Plumbing # W01-1572 and wrap that around the pipes to help make sure that they're staying warm. This cable has an integrated thermostat...
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  • Solution to Prevent Plumbing on Slide-In Camper From Freezing
    Heating pads such as the # 277-000164 are designed for 29 to 40 gallon tanks which are much larger than the tanks on your Lance 650 truck camper. My fear is that they could possibly get too hot and damage the tank. From what you describe, a solution such as a self-regulating heating cable such as the Valterra # W01-1573 for a 25 foot or # W01-1574 for a 50 foot length would be your best bet. The cables operate on 120V AC power, so you'll need an inverter like # DU89FR to power them. I've...
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  • Where and How to Install Valterra 25-Foot Self Regulating Heating Element W01-1573
    The Valterra 25-Foot Self Regulating Heating Element # W01-1573 and other lengths like 50-foot # W01-1574 and 15-foot # W01-1572 are intended to be installed on the exterior of plastic or metal water pipes, drain pipes and holding tanks. They typically attach to pipes using fiberglass tape or plastic zip-ties like # DW05727-10. These are not to be used with extension cords.
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  • Can More than One Heating Pad be Used on a 100 Gallon Fresh Water Tank
    You could use more than one holding tank heater if you wanted to and there are different options available. Pad heater # 277-000164 is one option. There is also another model, # 277-000163, with different dimensions. We also have elbow heater pad # 277-000161 (for 3 inch pipe) and # 277-000162 (for 1-1/2 inch pipe). And we have several self-regulating heating elements: # W01-1572 (15 feet), # W01-1573 (25 feet), and # W01-1574 (50 feet). These were designed for freeze protection for holding...
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  • Does ThermaHeat RV Holding Tank Heater Pad Need to be Connected Directly to 12V Battery
    The ThermaHeat RV Holding Tank Heater Pad # 277-000164 that you referenced needs to be wired to 12V power source for operation. This doesn't necessarily have to be a direct battery connection, but just keep in mind the pad will only work when the particular power source you choose is actually on. You can even use something like the Hopkins Wiring Extension # HM47965 to provide an easy connection you can plug/unplug in a pinch. If you mainly run off AC power it can still be used but you...
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  • Options for RV Use During Winter, Preventing Pipes and Tanks Form Freezing
    There are several options such as the ThermaHeat RV Holding Tank or Step Heater Pad w/ Thermostat, # 277-000164 or # 277-000163, that will be placed against the holding tank. These weatherproof heating pads helps prevent the holding tanks from freezing with a built-in thermostat. It is an easy, peel-and-stick installation. The Valterra Self-Regulating Heating Cable for RV Plumbing, # W01-1572, # W01-1573 and # W01-1574 depending on the length you want, 15', 25' and 50 respectively. This...
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