Bug zappers or an electric fly swatter is a tool that is evidently used for killing the mosquitoes or bugs. It lures the insects and bugs into the unit and kills them. The fly swatter is electrically charged between 500 to 1500 volts(V). The UV lights coming from the traps will attract the flies from a hundred yards. The body of the electrically charged insects comes in contact with the fly swatter making it easier to get acquainted with the fly swatter. You need to charge the fly swatter as it can get discharged with time.
The fly swatter can be activated by pressing and holding a button for a long time in order to swat all the insects and mosquitoes intruding your house. It is first made by the U.S Patent and Trademark Office. This electric fly swatter can be used by anyone. Nowadays everyone has it in their homes and use it for the purpose of getting rid of all the bugs and mosquitoes or even any kinds of flies. The grid of the swatter is electrically charged and when comes in contact can give you a shock. So, it is advisable that no human contact should be done.
Some features of an electric fly swatter
- Easy to use– The electric fly swatter is very easy to use. Anyone can handle it properly. You just need to remember to always charge it else it would not work. Pressing and holding the button and using the swatter as a racket in order to kill the bugs or mosquitoes.
- The device is safe to use– The device is electrically charged but it is only harmful to the insects and to the humans. The amount of voltage it carries cannot harm a human being. Since the device does not crush the insect’s bodies so you can easily sweep them away after the usage of the electric fly swatter like they don’t even exist.
- Chargeable device– The device comes up with its own rechargeable batteries. You can find a plug at one end of the swatter and you can easily plug it into any switchboard or a wall outlet when running out of battery. The device can be easily plugged in and you can charge it again and again whenever its battery is low. The device has its own battery so you don’t need to put any other battery from outside which makes it usable for the customer.
- Time taking process– It can take time to kill a fly with the electric fly swatter and almost impossible to kill for some people. It can even be tiring and annoying because flies can easily dodge the swats. It can take a lot of effort to kill a single fly. Your time can be wasted and you can also ruin your curtains if you kill a fly over your curtains.
Thus, an electric fly swatter can be of great usage, as it is handy and you can use it without any issue. It is an effective way to get rid of all the mosquitoes and bugs at your home.