Sunglo Heater A270

A270 Propane Patio

The Sunglo™ model A270 portable propane heater is ideal for open patio designs. The model offers the flexibility to move or remove the heaters as needed. Optional tie-down kit is available to secure heaters to patio deck where required. When used with a standard 20 pound propane cylinder, the heater can be operated continuously for approximately 6 hours. Heat coverage varies depending on the wind exposure on patio. The average spacing between these heaters is 12 feet apart.

This heater utilizes a manually operated control system requiring no electrical power. The battery operated DSI pilot ignition system makes lighting the pilot easy and convenient.

This heater offers a large aluminum disk reflector for maximum comfort, a primary aerated burner for minimal noise, and 100%

Sunglo Heater A270 Specifications:

  • Self Contain Patio Heater
  • 40,000 Btu/Hr
  • Battery Operated Spark Ignition
  • No Electrical Requirement
  • Thermal Safety Shut-off
  • Propane Gas
  • Rain Protected
  • Wind Resistant
  • CSA Design Certified
  • 58 lbs Wt Base

Sunglo Heater A270

Important Links:

Sunglo Heater A270 Technical Sheet

60083 Floor Clamp Kit

65135 A270 Instructions – 2021

A270 Instructions – 2020




Heater Installation
Sunglo Heaters are intended to be installed by qualified personnel specifically trained and experienced in the installation of this type of heater and related system components. Some states or provinces require installation and service personnel to be licensed. If you state or province is such, be sure your contractor bears the appropriate license. Persons not qualified shall not attempt to install or repair this heater.
For Outdoor Use Only
Sunglo heaters are designed for outside use only. They are not for use in residential dwelling or other confined areas. Semi-enclosed patio are permissible provided they have adequate permanent openings around the patio periphery and meet the requirements for outdoors as defined in the installation instructions.
Clearance from Combustible Materials
Sunglo heaters all require a minimum distance from walls and ceilings. This is an important consideration before you purchase.  Refer to instructions for details
Clearance around the heater must be maintained.

Multiple heaters will provide overlapping coverage

Sunpak Heaters require adequate combustion air and ventilation to operate safely and efficiently. This requires openings above and below the level of the heater. Refer to the heater instructions for more detail.
Propane Safety
There are several points you should keep in mind regarding propane safety

  • If you smell gas discontinue use of the heater until heater is repaired
  • When checking for leaks always used a soap-water solution, NEVER a match or flame
  • Turn off tank whenever the heater is not in use
  • Make sure the connector hose is free from cuts or abrasions
  • NEVER store spare tanks under a stairway or an enclose area.
Agency Certification
Sunglo heaters are design certified by the CSA under the ANSI Z83.26 standard
Heater Gas Conversion
The factory does not support converting heaters to different gases. Each heater has been setup and tested for a specific gas type.  Please make sure you select the correct gas type, Natural or Propane gas, before making your purchase.