Kane Livestock & Baby Pig Heat Mat With Self Regulated Heat 48" X 27" Phmd48
Kane Heat Mats are designed for all types of farrowing: farrowing crates, free stall, comfort stall, etc. It puts the heat under the baby pig, where it belongs. It works as a draft barrier on slatted flooring, woven wire, and any type of coated wire or plastic flooring. Heat rises, putting the heat under the baby pigs it keeps the babies stomachs entire body is warm. When using heat mats, the dampness of the concrete or the draft through slatted type flooring is eliminated. Heat mats provide a large heated area for baby pigs to rest and sleep. The large heated area eliminates piglets from piling and bunching causing less stress on each piglet, which means a much faster growth and weight gain. Results are healthier piglets at weaning time, strong healthier pigs going into nurseries. Means shorter time to market. Heat mats are very economical to operate.Kane Heat Mats are designed to maintain a temperature approximately 37 degree above ambient temperature. For better electrical efficiency and mat temperature reduction as baby pigs mature, a thermostat control must be utilized.Size: 48" x 27" x 2"