“A heated vest is what I always want for the cold office. But I am afraid that it couldn’t provide long-lasting warmth for the working time.”
When the temperature drops, many people start to add layers of clothing to keep the warmth. It’s an ideal outfit to wear a jacket or coat as an outer layer in freezing winter. But it comes with bulky annoyance because of many layers of clothing.
With the help of technology, the annoyance would be fixed. Heated vests provide a great option for those who need lightweight warmth in harsh winter. Advanced heating technology creates a comfortable environment for cold weather, no matter in working or playing.
A heated vest with excellent performance stimulates unprecedented purchase enthusiasm. But some people are still in hesitation because they worry the heated vest cannot retain long-lasting warmth. Well, don’t worry. To answer this question, we write this blog dedicated to the issue “How long does a heated vest last?” to help you decide.
How long does a heated vest last?
Normally, most heated vests in the market can work up to 8-9 hours on low level. As researched, heated vests vary in working hours because of various factors, like battery or heating elements.
Battery. A battery gives vest power to generate heat. It mainly determines the working time. If the vest is without a battery, the vest has no power to work. Normally, battery capacity and battery material are the essential factors. With a larger capacity, the heated vest can provide warmth more durable. Also, lithium batteries are recommended because of their stable and durable performance in heating. Besides that, the cold weather maybe could down the battery performance to lessen its working hours.
Heating Elements. Heating elements powered by batteries to give warmth. It is also an important factor to determine the working time of a heated vest. Graphene and carbon fiber are excellent heated-conducting materials because both not only distribute heat evenly but also maintain warmth longer. And most heated vests are different in heating zones. Some heated vests are covered with 3-4 heating elements while the others with 5-6. The more heating zones, the more power would be consumed.
Heating Setting. A heated vest has an adjustable heating setting to provide different levels of warmth. Most heated vests are designed with 3 heating levels (low, medium, and high level) to challenge different types of cold weather. As described, low level normally provides warmth in 8-9hrs, medium level in 5-6hrs, and high level in 3-4hrs.
How warm does a heated vest get?
Since we have discussed the working time of a heated vest, we also cannot ignore its warmth. Warmth powered by a heated vest is also valued in people’s minds. It depends on the battery, heating elements, heating setting and clothing fabric. Normally, a heated vest can cover up to 50 ℃ with the core body area. Also, the inner layer crafted with thermal fabric would add extra warmth to make you not cold anymore.
Heated vests instructions
To extend and maintain the lives of heated vests, the following instructions are needed to be kept in mind.
- The battery should be fully charged on the first use or after a long time of no use.
- The battery should be avoided any humidity to prevent short circuits.
- Do not wear the apparel if the inner layer is wet.
- Do not twist, wring, bleach or icon the apparel in washing.
- Keep the apparel in a dry place to maintain its performance.
Based on advanced heating technology, a heated vest provides long-lasting and amazing warmth with long-time work. Believe it would be the best clothing to make you set free in a cold office.
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