Thermacell Mosquito Repellents are mosquito repellent mats that repel mosquitos. They use a rechargeable lithium-ion battery or a fuel cartridge to heat the repellent mat.
Ingredients such as allethrin and metofluthrin are heated by the heating element in the repellant mat.
When the repellent is heated, a pesticide is released, killing and repelling mosquitoes.
Thermacell mosquito repellent comes in a variety of versions, including:
- Battery-powered/Thermacell rechargeable Mosquito Repeller
A rechargeable lithium-ion battery is used by Thermacell Battery-powered. This includes models like.
- Thermacell E55 Rechargeable Mosquito Repeller (Black)
- Radius Zone Mosquito Repellent, Gen 2.0
- Radius Zone, Gen 1.0
- Fuel-powered Thermacell Mosquito Repellent devices
Fuel-powered The repellant mat is heated by Thermacell, which is fueled by a fuel cartridge. This consists of models such as:
- Thermacell Backpacker Mosquito Repeller
- Thermacell Patio Shield Mosquito Repeller
- Thermacell Halo Patio Shield Mosquito Repeller
- Thermacell MR-300 Portable Mosquito Repeller
- Thermacell MR450 Portable Mosquito Repeller
- Thermacell MR150 Portable Mosquito Repeller, Black; (MR-LJ)
- Thermacell Perimeter System, 2-Pack
- Thermacell Patio Shield Torch Mosquito Repeller
- Thermacell Patio Shield Lantern LED Light
- Thermacell Bristol Patio Shield Lantern
- Thermacell Scout LED Camping Lantern
Mosquito Repellent Thermacell Reviews
Battery-powered/ Thermacell rechargeable Mosquito Repeller
A rechargeable lithium-ion battery powers the Thermacell. The repellant is activated by an internal heating element powered by the battery. When the repellent is activated, it disperses into the air, forming a mosquito-free zone around you.
battery-operated/rechargeable Thermacell Metofluthrin is an EPA-approved substance. Metofluthrin is a natural insect repellant that can be found in chrysanthemum flowers. It requires a low temperature to activate. This natural component is well-known for its ability to keep insects at bay.
For example, Mosquito Repeller with Thermacell Rechargeable Battery.
- 20 ft zone of protection,
- It has an audible on/off
- “Low battery sound”
- Powered by a rechargeable lithium-ion battery
- Include a 12-hour refill
A 20-foot mosquito protection zone is created with the Thermacell E55 Rechargeable.
It is powered by a rechargeable lithium-ion battery that provides continuous mosquito protection for 5.5 hours on a single charge.
The battery is charged for 15 minutes using the provided USB charging cord.
12-hour refill included. This means that the refill will last 12 hours. Your gadget will stop using the refill once you switch it off. If you use your gadget for one hour, it will only utilize one hour of your refill. Yes, you are welcome to use it again in the future.
A 40-hour refill is available if you wish to be safe for more than 12 hours.
The E55 is suitable for use in the backyard, pool, patio, and other outdoor areas.
Blue and black are the two hues available. A two-pack of black is also available.
How does it work?
The rechargeable battery activates the repellant by heating an internal heater. The activated repellant disperses into the air, forming a barrier.
To repel mosquitoes, all E55 products contain the active component metofluthrin.
- Repel mosquitoes without chemicals or sprays on your skin.
- No lotions or DEET to apply.
- No smoke, flames, or citronella.
- Not a messy trap or gimmicky sonic.
- Independently tested.
- EPA reviewed for safety & effectiveness
- The refill is not refillable once finished you buy a new one
Only Thermacell Rechargeable Mosquito Repellent Refills are compatible with Thermacell Rechargeable Mosquito Repellent Refills. It is incompatible with fuel and mat-powered repellents.
Each refill creates a 20-foot protection zone and lasts for 40 hours.
When the refill runs out, you must purchase a new one.
Rechargeable Thermacell refills will last for 2-3 years.
Metofluthrin is a component of Thermacell rechargeable refills.
It is also available in a pack of three refill
Thermacell Radius Zone Mosquito Repellent
A 15-foot radius of Thermacell Radius Mosquito Repellent protects a 15-foot radius from mosquito bites.
It is powered by a rechargeable lithium-ion battery that can last up to 6.5 hours on a single charge.
Travel smart lock mode is available in Radius Zone. The device will not switch on if it is in lock mode. Hold the power button for 5 seconds to activate and deactivate lock mode. The device will blink three times while in lock mode.
A 12-hour refill and charging cable are included in the bundle.
It is available in black and Blue
Gen 1.0 and Gen 2.0 both work in the same way, although there are several differences. Thermacell Gen 1.0 offers 10 feet of protection, whereas Gen 2.0 offers 15 feet. Longer battery life, improved repellant action, one-button controls, and increased durability are all features of Thermacell Gen 2.0.
Advantages of Thermacell radius zone
- Radius is rechargeable,
- EPA-approved zone mosquito repellent It works with a 12-hour or 40-hour refill
- and operates for at least 6 hours per charge.
- can be used while charging.
Thermacell Radius Zone Mosquito Repellent refill
Thermacell Radius Zone Mosquito Repellent is a 40-hour refill that lasts for 40 hours.
It is compatible with Thermacell Radius and E-Series only.
The Radius refill cartridge offers 12 hours of active mosquito protection.
This refill is fully sealed and spillproof, so no-spill, making it great to pack when you are on the go.
It is compatible with rechargeable Thermacell Radius devices only.
How Thermacell Radius Zone Mosquito Repellent Works
Fuel-Powered Thermacell Mosquito Repellent devices
A fuel cartridge is used to heat the repelling mat in fuel-powered systems.
The gadget is heated by a fuel cartridge, and a mat drenched with allethrin repellent is placed on top of it. Heat activates the repellant in the mat, which disperses into the air to create a mosquito-free zone.
Fuel-Powered Thermacell uses allethrin. Chrysanthemum allethrin is a man-made version of a natural insect repellant found in chrysanthemum flowers.
The repellant mat lasts up to 4 hours and the cartridge up to 12 hours.
The fuel-powered Thermacell mosquito repeller protects up to a 15-foot zone.
How Fuel-Powered Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Works
The refill cartridge generates heat that is used to heat the repellent mat. The repellent mat has a chemical when it is heated that produces pesticides that repel the mosquito.
The innovative Thermacell repellent technology is easy to use, odorless, deet-free, and a solution to make your outdoor fans happy.
All fuel-powered Thermacell repellers utilize the same Thermacell mat and fuel cartridge refills.
Advantages of the fuel-powered Thermacell mosquito repellent
- Scent-free, DEET-free, and no mess.
- The device does not kill the mosquitoes but repels them, so no clean-up.
- It’s easy to use.
- Eliminate the use of chemicals, lotions, sprays, and candles.
Fuel-Powered Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Reviews
The Thermacell is a compact and convenient mosquito repellent that takes up a small space, making it perfect for a backpacker or essential camping gear.
The device uses a camping fuel canister as a source of power. The camping fuel canister is not included, but you can buy it here.
It uses repellent mats to draw away mosquitoes. The mats are odor-free and are evaluated by the EPA for safety.
Using the mat eliminates the need for coils, sticky sprays, messy lotions, head nets, and clothing treatments.
It protects you within a 15-foot zone.
The device comes with a water-resistant bag that fits into your backpack bag.
This product is effective when elevated up to 7,000 feet and is excellent for travelers.
How it works
The repellent mat is heated by gas to be activated. Then it releases an odor that repels mosquitoes.
Each mat is supposed to last for four hours. They turn from blue to white when it’s time to replace them.
Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Patio
The Thermacell Patio Shield device protects up to a 15-foot area, making it ideal for entertaining on a lawn, porch, patio, pool, or deck.
A fuel cartridge and a repellant mat are used. Allethrin is used to make the repellent mat, which is heated with a fuel cartridge. When the mat is turned on, it releases a repellant into the air, which repels mosquitos.
Thermacell Patio Shield is available in three hues (blue, graphite, and green) to complement your tabletop, flowers, plants, and glassware.
One fuel cartridge and three repellant mats are included in the bundle. Each mat is four hours long.
The device does not use a battery and is not rechargeable. It uses an ignitor that lights a butane flame which heats the repellent pads.
If you are not using a mat, make sure it is kept in the original foil wrapper to prevent the pad from drying out. If well stored will take many years (5+) for Thermacell pads to dry out.
How Thermacell Patio Shield Mosquito Repellent Works
Thermacell Halo Patio Shield Mosquito Repeller
Thermacell Halo Patio Shield Mosquito Repeller offers a 15-foot zone of protection.
The pack includes one brown/black repeller, one protective cover, three repellent mats (each lasting four hours), and one 12-hour fuel cartridge.
It features ZoneCheck technology that provides a visual indication that it is creating a Mosquito Protection Zone.
This repeller can store and run off of four fuel containers at once.
This halo patio repeller is available in various colors such as white, slate grey, and brown/black.
Thermacell Portable Mosquito Repeller
The Thermacell MR-300 effectively repels mosquitoes using 3 repellent mats.
This product is lightweight and portable, making it ideal for the outdoors.
The package includes three repellent mats and one fuel cartridge refillable (refills sold separately). Each mat lasts for four hours.
The MR300 Portable Mosquito Repeller includes a quiet ignition, reengineered grill and switch, improved ergonomics, and an accessory mounting system.
Thermacell MR450 Portable Mosquito Repeller
Thermacell MR450 offers a 15-foot zone of protection against mosquitos.
The MR450 has added features compared to the MR300 and MR150. The features include rubber armor, Zone of Protection indicator, belt clip, quiet ignition, reengineered grill, and switch.
The ZoneCheck indicator is to alert you when the zone of mosquito protection is formed. A CR2032 battery is used to operate the ZoneCheck feature of the product. Note that it is not used to power the mosquito repellent.
Time is required (5 to 7 minutes) and the blue light comes on, indicating the mosquito-free zone is established.
The CR2032 battery should be replaced every two years.
The Thermacell MR450 uses a 12-hour refill cartridge to power the mat.
The pack includes 3 repellent mats, a 12-hour fuel cartridge, a clip, and a portable repeller.
The Thermacell MR450 portable repeller is available in black and Grey
Thermacell MR150 Portable Mosquito Repeller, Black; (MR-LJ)
ThermaCELL MR XJPortable Mosquito Repellent Appliance, Gray.
Thermacell MR150 Portable Mosquito Repeller, Woodlands Camo; Ideal for Hunting; Does Not Spook Game; 15-Foot Protection Zone with Fuel Cartridge and 3 Repellent Mats Provides 12 Hours of Relief, Model: MR-FJ
Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Perimeter System
Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Perimeter System, 2-Pack
The Thermacell Perimeter System creates 15 ft of perimeter mosquito protection. This includes 2 packs, so both create 30 feet of perimeter mosquito protection.
Install a Thermacell perimeter system on a post and on the ground.
The pack includes a two-pack containing two ground stakes, two post mounts, two mosquito repellers, four-pole pieces, six 4-hour repellent mats, and two 12-hour fuel cartridges.
How Thermacell Perimeter Repels Mosquitoes
Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Patio shield torch
Thermacell Patio Shield Torch Mosquito Repeller
The Thermacell Patio Shield Torch Mosquito Repeller is a torch-style repeller with an adjustable pole.
It creates a 15-foot zone of protection against mosquitos.
The torch-style repeller is powered by a 12-hr fuel cartridge and uses unscented blue repellent mats.
It requires 3 AA batteries to turn the torch on. Note the light requires 3 AA batteries, but to heat and ignite the cartridge repellent, do not use the batteries.
Included in the box are 1 torch head with a cap, 5 pole pieces (max height of 47”), 1 fuel cartridge, and 3 repellent mats. Batteries for LED lights are not included.
Thermacell Lexington Mosquito Repellent Patio Shield TorchDiscontinued by Manufacturer-
How Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Patio Shield Torch Works
Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Camping Lanterns
Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Patio Shield Lantern LED Light
The Thermacell Patio Shield Lantern creates a 15-foot zone of protection against mosquitos.
It uses a 12-hr fuel cartridge and a repellent mat that is saturated with mosquito repellent. Each repellent mat lasts 4 hours, and each fuel cartridge lasts 12 hours.
The fuel cartridge contains butane, which creates heat that warms the repellent mat, releasing repellent into the air.
To light the lantern, the device requires 3 AAA batteries (not included in the pack). This lantern produces an LED light. You can turn the light off using the button at the bottom and use repellent.
The pack includes 12 hours of refills, 1 fuel cartridge, and three repellent mats.
How does a patio shield work?
- Insert the mat on top of the lantern (make sure the mat is the color blue; if the color changes to white, it’s time to replace it).
- Insert the cartridge at the bottom and twist it into place.
- Turn on the lantern.
- Look into the window view and confirm the orange glow.
More thermacell lantern
Thermacell Bristol Mosquito Repellent Patio Shield Lantern
Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Scout LED Camping Lantern
Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Scout LED Camping Lantern creates a 15-ft mosquito protection zone.
The Thermacell Scout Mosquito Repellent features rubber over-mold, water and impact resistance, and a hanging hook.
The repellent is powered by a safe, compact 12-hr fuel cartridge.
Thermacell Scout Mosquito Repellent Camp produces a bright 220-lumen light. It requires 4D batteries for the light feature.
Thermacell Mosquito repellent refill
All fuel-powered Thermacell mosquito repellents use the same cartridge refill.
The cartridge is used to generate heat that activates the repellent mat. Each cartridge lasts up to 12 hours.
Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Refills 36 hr
The package includes 3 packs of refill cartridges, which can last for 36 hours, and 9 mosquito repellent mats.
Thermacell R-4 Mosquito Repeller Refill
The package contains 4 Butane Cartridges (0.73 fl oz. each) and 12 Insect Repellent Mats (0.08 oz. each).
Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Refills 120 hr-containing 10 fuel cartridges and 30 mosquito repellent mats
Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Refills 72 hr-containing 6 fuel cartridges and 18 mosquito repellent mats
Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Refills 300 hr-containing 25 fuel cartridges and 75 mosquito repellent mats
Thermacell Mosquito Repellent Refills 48 hr-containing 4 fuel cartridges and 4 mosquito repellent
ThermaCELL E 4 Earth Scent Mosquito Repellent 48-hour Refill-containing 4 fuel cartridges and 12 mosquito repellent mats
Thermacell Fuel-Only Refills-containing 4 fuel cartridges only
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SAMMY MWANGI the editor of Autohomegadgets.com. He is an Electronics Technician enthusiast and a Sales Manager in one of the leading ICT companies in Africa. When he is not working, he loves to travel and explore nature. He is a Robot fanatic too.