Skip to Main Content

Please enable your microphone.


We Are Listening...

Say something like...

"Show me 4health dog food..."

You will be taken automatically
to your search results.


Your speech was not recognized

Click the microphone in the search bar to try again, or start typing your search term.


We are searching now

Your search results
will display momentarily...


API Universal Drain Plug De-Icer, 1500 Watt

SKU # 217001399
Enter Zip Code for price
Product price

Save Up To
See price at checkout Why?
Product Rating is 3.2

Financing Available! Click here for more details...


Pickup In Store

This item will ship within 0 days.

Delivery Options for

This item will ship within 0 days.

Protect Your Purchase

We'll fix it, replace it, or reimburse you for it. Learn More

power plus

Item Information

This API Universal Drain Plug De-Icer mounts securely into the tank's drain hole to keep the heating element away from livestock. Durable stainless steel heating element is thermostatically controlled and features over-temperature protection for safe, efficient operation.

  • Specially designed plug to fit through all drain holes 3/4-in diameter or larger
  • Safe for horses and other livestock
  • Safe in both plastic and metal tanks
  • Recommended for tanks 100-300 gallons
  • 6 ft. cord with durable anti-rub protector
  • Not LOCKNDRY compatible
  • CULus Listed
  • 1500 Watts, 120 Volts, 60 Hz
  • 1 year limited warranty

Specification Description
Brand: API
Cord Length: 6 ft.
Package Height: 3-1/4 in.
Package Length: 12-1/2 in.
Package Width: 6 in.
Product Material: Metal
Watts: 1500 W
Product Type: Deicers
Power Type: Electric
Warranty: 1 Year
Package Weight: 2.2 lb.
Manufacturer Part Number 2002DP
API Universal Drain Plug De-Icer, 1500 Watt is rated 3.2 out of 5 by 29.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Product for Water Tanks in the Winter This is the second one I have purchased. These are great because they sit in the bottom of the tank so the cows can't play with it or chew on the wire. It keeps the water free of ice all winter and I recommend this product.
Date published: 2018-10-29
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Quality Heater worked fine until the plastic cracked??? Didn’t get one winter out of this..
Date published: 2018-04-15
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Did not work. I bought this and installed it in my chicken drinker. Water froze right up the next morning. Do not waste your time.
Date published: 2018-01-08
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Nut slips off, can't tighten to keep from leaking The plastic nut does not hold and jumps off when you tighten. Do no buy. The nut will fail, the tank will leak. Only 3/4" of one thread is used on the nut and the end is open, so that when you tighten it jumps off.
Date published: 2017-11-20
  • y_2018, m_11, d_12, h_15
  • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvrr, vn_bulk_2.0.8
  • cp_1, bvpage1
  • co_hasreviews, tv_2, tr_27
  • loc_en_US, sid_217001399, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=SUBMISSION_TIME, direction=DESCENDING)]
  • clientName_tractorsupply
  • bvseo_sdk, java_sdk, bvseo-4.0.0
  • LOCAL, getContent, 1ms

Does it come on at freezing temperatures and off when not?

Asked by: Tuck01
It will turn on when water gets below 42 degrees and will turn off when water reaches 60 degrees.
Answered by: BrittanyH
Date published: 2017-05-05

Should the heater turn off if the trough runs out of water

Asked by: Tort
The heater does not turn off if there is no water. It will continue to cycle until water is re added.
Answered by: WillR
Date published: 2017-03-27
  • y_2018, m_11, d_12, h_15CST
  • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvqa, vn_bulk_2.0.8
  • cp_1, bvpage1
  • co_hasquestionsanswers, tq_2
  • loc_en_US, sid_217001399, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=FEATURED, direction=DESCENDING)]
  • clientName_tractorsupply
  • bvseo_sdk, java_sdk, bvseo-4.0.0
  • LOCAL, getContent, 1ms