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Make way for the new Vaillant VRT350F Wireless Room Thermostat

VRT350 Room Thermostat

VRT350 Room Thermostat

If you want the latest heating control technology from Vaillant then look no further than the Vaillant VRT 350F Wireless Room Thermostat. 

As a direct replacement for the now discontinued Vaillant VRT392F Wireless Room Thermostat, the VRT350F offers a lot more functionality for roughly the same price.

Overview of main functions:

  • Wireless control
  • Easily fixes into fascia of Vaillant ecoTEC boilers (additional controls required for System & Open Vent boilers)
  • Blue back light display
  • 1 rotary knob and 2 push buttons
  • Holiday and Calendar functionality
  • Automatic summer/winter time change over
  • Advanced override setting
  • 3 unique time setting options
  • Frost protection

What’s Included?


When you purchase your VRT350F you will be provided with:

  • 1 x Receiver Unit
  • 2 x Control unit
  • 4 x AA batteries (for use in wireless control unit)
  • 2 wall fixing kits
  • Installation and User Manuals
Full contents of the VRT350F Room Thermostat

Full contents of the VRT350F Room Thermostat

The system is nice and easy to use and for the most part you should just need to know how to use the receiver and control units.

 

Receiver unit:

The receiver unit connects to the front fascia of all Vaillant EcoTEC boilers.

For new Vaillant boilers (purchased after April 2012) you just align the receiver unit pins and push it in. For all Vaillant boilers purchased prior to April 2012 you remove these receiver unit pins and instead slot the receiver unit into the pins that are present on the front of your boiler.

You may need additional controls and extra wiring if you want to use the VRT350F Room Thermostat with a System boiler or other Open Vented boilers. If in doubt please consult the installation manual below or contact the Vaillant support team on 0844 693 3133.

The receiver unit talks to the heating control unit using radio waves and ensures that your heating system is working as per your specified requirements.

Control unit:

It is nice and simply to programme your 3 temperature settings thanks to the rotary knob and 2 chunky push buttons. The Thermostat does not light up when it is not in use but has a blue back light when it is being used.

The calendar function helps provide a seamless transition between summer and winter time periods and with the option for holiday mode, you can even dictate when your central heating goes off when you are going to be away from your property for a sustained period of time.

The wall mounting base that comes included in the pack allows you to simply attach the receiver unit to the wall and operate it wireless. This wireless functionality however means you can opt to use the control unit in a stand alone fashion.

 

Where can I buy a VRT350F?

Direct Heating Supplies sell the Vaillant VRT350F Wireless Room Thermostat at a really low price.

New Vaillant ecoTEC Combi Boilers for 2012

Vaillant are infamous for their reliable and affordable gas boilers. The flagship manufacturer has launched a revamped model of the popular Vaillant ecoTEC Combination boilers for 2012, with advanced electronics, revised componentry and stylish looking case designs.

High efficiency combination boilers are becoming an increasingly popular choice in UK homes and now account for well over half of all new domestic boilers installed in Britain every year. Furthermore, ecoTEC condensing combination boilers require no hot water cylinder or cold water storage tank, minimising the space they occupy.

Vaillant’s range of combination boilers is broad enough to ensure the ideal solution for all house types – from a one bedroom/bathroom flat through to a four bedroom property with two bathrooms.

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Vaillant ecoTEC Pro  range

Vaillant ecoTEC pro 28 combi boilers have the same high build quality as Vaillant ecoTEC plus combi models, but with a more basic specification, and with a shorter warranty period.Vaillant ecoTEC pro combination boilers models are ideally suited to properties with lower hot water demands such as flats or apartments, and use less gas over other gas boilers.

The boilers at the forefront of Vaillants range are the ecoTEC Plus Combination Boiler range. With a range of 6 Combination boilers ranging from 19kw to 28kw output with flow rates from around 9 litres per minute to over 15 litres per minute. With Vaillant’s ‘AquaComfort’ system ecoTEC plus combination boilers offer excellent hot water performance providing instantaneous hot water at a constant temperature.

  • Vaillant ecoTEC Plus 824 Combi Boiler
    24kw Boiler with DHW Flow Rate of 9.4 Litres per minute
  • Vaillant ecoTEC Plus 831 Combi Boiler
    31kw Boiler with DHW Flow Rate of 12.7 Litres per minute
  • Vaillant ecoTEC Plus 837 Combi Boiler
    37kw Boiler with DHW Flow Rate of 15.2 Litres per minute
  • Vaillant ecoTEC Plus 937 Combi Boiler
    37kw Boiler with DHW Flow Rate of 15.2 Litre per minute
  • Vaillant ecoTEC Exclusive 832 Combi Boiler
    32kw Boiler with DHW Flow Rate of 12.9 Litre per minute
  • Vaillant ecoTEC Exclusive 838 Combi Boiler
    38kw Boiler with DHW Flow Rate of 15.2 Litre per minute

The result of over 135 years’ accumulated heating industry experience and expertise, you can rest easy knowing ecoTEC offers exceptionally high efficiency and is also highly economical in operation. While compact dimensions and excellent siting versatility mean that ecoTEC is extremely easy to accommodate.
Not content with producing the boiler that was awarded Which? Magazine ‘Best Buy’ status in 2011, Vaillant added a host of new and innovative features to both ecoTEC plus and pro boiler ranges.
Improving the boiler efficiencies with a new gas system, enhancing the already industry leading electronics and taking ecoTEC performance to a new level. Vaillant have enhanced the appearance with a new case design and clean, modern control panel.
All Vaillant ecoTEC condensing boilers are SEDBUK 2005 ‘A’ rated (the best possible rating for low carbon emissions) and Energy Saving Trust recommended. With an efficiency rate of over 89%, compared to about 78% for standard efficiency boilers, Vaillant boilers deliver excellent savings on fuel bills and reduced impact on the environment.
All from a heating company that has been awarded Heating Manufacturer of the Year at the heating industry’s Installer Live Awards (formerly CORGI Awards) in both 2010 and 2011. The all new Ecotec boilers for 2012 are soon to become the nations favourite gas boilers for central heating domestic properties.

A full range of Vaillant boilers are available here.