Mosquito Magnet Pro - mosquito control for entire your yard
There is nothing more frustrating than being harassed by
mosquitoes and other biting insects when you are trying to enjoy some relaxing time in your backyard. Whether you are
entertaining guests on your deck or at your poolside, barbequing a tasty steak, tending to your garden,
or just sitting back in your hammock enjoying some quiet time, mosquitoes are unwelcome and troublesome intruders.
Fortunately, there is now a solution to back yard mosquito control that actually works!
The Mosquito Magnet Pro Mosquito Trap utilizes the documented attractiveness of CO2, moisture, body temperature
(thermal imaging), octenol, and airflow in an effective design to attract, capture and kill mosquitoes and other
blood-seeking flying insects. Home / backyard mosquito control has never been better. Similar traps have been in
use for years by universities, government monitoring programs and researchers around the world. The Mosquito Magnet Pro Mosquito
Trap uses this traditional trapping approach combined with the latest in research, to turn the female mosquitoes'
natural hunting techniques toward seeking out the trap and facilitating capture in a product that private homeowners can use.
- Attractiveness of CO2
- Body Temperature (Thermal Imaging)
The Mosquito Magnet has continued to be the market leader in Mosquito Control Products.
- Easy to assemble in minutes
- Up to 1 1/4 acre coverage against mosquitoes, black flies, no see-ums, and other biting insects
- State of the art Hybrid Power System
- thermoelectric module
- NIMH battery pack
- Industrial strength solar panel as backup power source
- Extra large capacity net
- High performance for dense mosquito areas
- Easy drop-in attractant compartment
- Audible 'gas empty' signal
- Rugged metal base for long outdoor life
The completely packed box will weigh 45 pounds.
How it works
All warm-blooded mammals, including humans, exhale carbon dioxide (CO2) as they breathe. To mimic the breath of a
human, The Mosquito Magnet converts propane to CO2, through the use of proprietary ceramic catalyst. The CO2 is
released into the air in a plume that sends a scent trail inviting mosquitoes inhabiting your back yard or outdoor
living space to the trap. Scientists consider carbon dioxide as the single most important cue used by mosquitoes for
locating a source of blood (female mosquitoes can detect a host to feed on at a distance of 20 - 40 yards!).
Carbon dioxide serves as the most important long-range attractant to the trap.
As a mosquito converges on the trap, it is further attracted by temperature, moisture and octenol stimulants. The
body of the trap is slightly warmed to simulate the temperature of human skin. Once the mosquito lands on the trap, it is caught in the vacuum of the powerful fan and sucked into the trap from which it is unable to escape. It quickly dehydrates and dies.
Many species of mosquitoes do not travel far from where they hatch during their short life cycle. Continuous use of the Mosquito Magnet in one area can literally collapse the mosquito population over an area of up to 3/4 acre, virtually eliminating biting mosquitoes. This is accomplished by both immediately removing biting females from the area and by eliminating them from the breeding pool. Fewer mosquitoes laying eggs means fewer mosquitoes period!