Heat Runner Portable Heater 33551 Review
Heat Runner 33551 reviews are few and far between, but those we did find are quite negative. Heat Runner 33551 reviews on Amazon carp about the limited lifespan of this budget space heater. One user reports that the unit died within a year and others report it lasted just weeks. Still, one consumer's review says this portable heater helps even out the ups and downs of temperature in the office and the adjustable settings are a plus.
The Heat Runner 33551 (starting at $24, Amazon) is a convection space heater with four settings (500 watts, 1000 watts, 1500 watts, and fan-only) and an adjustable thermostat. Automatic shutoff is the only safety feature. The unit's dimensions are 12.75 inches high by 8.75 inches wide by 8 inches deep and it weighs about five pounds.
On paper the Heat Runner 33551 Portable Heater looks like a decent choice. Yes, it lacks an adjustable thermostat, but we'd be willing to overlook that if it weren't for the negative user reviews. We don't like the fact that those who did provide comments report disappointing durability. This space heater isn't particularly cheap enough, and we suggest you look elsewhere.