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Maintenance Tips: How to Dry Your Heated Jacket?

16 Aug 2023

“Is it possible to dry clean my heated jacket?”

“No, it isn’t. You can dry it by line drying or using a tumble dryer.”

Heated jackets has become a important part for those who always confront cold weather. Electric jackets with thermal insulation and adjustable heating setting can provide the perfect level of warmth.Nevertheless, it is imperative to provide adequate maintenance of your heated jacket to maintain its performance and durability. This blog aims to explore the most effective methods for cleaning and drying a heated jacket, which ensure its long-term us and excellent performance.

Heated Jackets Washing Instruction:

It is important to emphasize the significance of appropriate care and maintenance in order to guarantee the extended lifespan and optimal performance of your heated jacket.

1.Remove Battery:

It is recommended to detach the battery from the heated jacket before washing. Taking this action is of utmost importance in order to mitigate the risk of potential harm to the battery or electrical components.

2. Clean Spots:

Spot cleaning is sometimes deemed enough if there are minimal stains or filth. Carefully wipe the impacted region with a sanitized cloth or sponge that has been saturated with a mild cleansing agent. It is advisable to refrain from utilizing strong chemicals or abrasive substances that may potentially damage the apparel or heating components. After the removal of the stain, it is advisable to air dry the jacket and reattach the battery.

3.Hand Wash:

Hand-wash is an easy way for cleaning a heated jacket when machine washing is not advised by the manufacturer. First of all, fill a basin or sink with lukewarm water. Subsequently, a tiny quantity of mild detergent ought to be added to the water. Immerse the jacket into the liquid and delicately stir it, with a particular focus on parts that are significantly stained. To effectively eliminate any remaining soap residue, please thoroughly rinse the area with clean water.

4.Machine Wash:

Venustas heated jackets are machine-washable to ensure a convenient using experience. It is recommended to place garments in a mesh laundry bag before washing. And please use mild detergent and set the machine on moderate cycle. Don't use bleach or fabric softeners because they post detrimental effects on the fabric and heating elements. 

How to Dry Your Heated Jacket:

After cleaning your jacket, you need to dry it properly to maintain its functionality and prevent damage. Here are some effective ways to dry your heated jacket:

1.Air drying:

The simplest and most recommended method to remove your heated jacket is air drying. Lay your jacket flat on a clean surface, such as a dryer rack or a towel, and let it evaporate naturally. Avoid hanging the jacket, as this may cause misshaping or stretching. Ensure that the jacket is fully dry before storing or using it again.

 A) Do not wring or twist: We know you want it to dry quickly so you can use it as soon as possible, but squeezing or twisting it will damage the wiring.

B) Do not iron: Remove the garment as soon as possible from the washing machine to prevent wrinkles.

C) Do not bleach: Bleach will damage your heated clothing so it’s a no-no.

2.Tumble Drying:

If you are in a hurry or prefer a quicker drying method, you can use a tumble dryer. However, it is essential to set it on a low heat or delicate cycle to avoid damaging the heating elements. Place your heated jacket in the dryer and run it for a short period, checking regularly to ensure it doesn’t overheat. Once dry, take your jacket off immediately to prevent further heat exposure.

Can Heated Jackets Be Dry Cleaned? 

Although dry cleaning is a widely used technique for cleaning several types of clothing, it is not appropriate for cleaning heated jackets. The application of chemical agents in the dry cleaning process has the potential to adversely affect the functionality of the heating system, which diminishes its efficacy. Hence, it is imperative to refrain from utilizing dry cleaning techniques and adhere to the washing methods as previously indicated.

Conclusion

Ensuring the durability and optimal functionality of one's heated jacket need to use  certain maintenance practices. By according to the prescribed washing recommendations and employing suitable drying techniques, the longevity of your heated jacket can be extended, so enabling you to derive warmth and comfort from it for an extended period of time.

 

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Read Venustas heated jacket manual:

Heated apparel 5V

Heated apparel 7.4V

 

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