Wheat Bags Extra Large 49cm Rectangular Heat Pack

Rated 4.8 out of 5 based on 296 customer reviews.
£9.95  
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WheatyBags Extra Large 49cm x 15cm Rectangular Wheat Bag has more wheat to hold the heat for longer in this British Made Microwave Heat Pack.

  • Approx. 49cm by 15cm. (19.3 by 5.9 inches).
  • Many fabric and colour choices.
  • Internal stitch lines hold wheat in place.
  • Optional lavender.
  • Cleaned CE approved wheat.
  • BS8433 Safety Tested.
  • Optional personalised gift.
  • Warm in microwave or chill in freezer.
  • British Made quality hot pack.
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This wheat bag heat pack is simple yet effective. It works on the premise that by filling the bag with more wheat, this will allow the heat to be maintained for longer. For anyone suffering from common muscular aches, menstrual pain, athritis and many other ailments that can be helped with the aid of heat, or anyone who just wants to keep warm on a chilly night, then the Wheat Bags Super Large can be an excellent companion.

This is one of our latest designs that has been carefully manufactured with the time and care that is the standard of all WheatyBags products. If you are looking for something a little bit bigger and of premium quality then this is a cost effective and reliable product, can be used hot or cold and stands the test of multiple uses.

Another luxury of the WheatyBags Super Large is the various colour and fabric choices that are available and the option to personalise your product making it unique and different. We also give the option of adding lavender to the WheatyBags to enhance relaxation. Each item is British made and filled with CE approved cleaned wheat. Simply warm in the microwave and settle down for the evening with the WheatyBags original Super Large.

Heat loss During Testing

When heated to the recommended guidelines (at 1000w), we tested the product fully and found the following:

  • The Original Super Large hot pack reached a maximum 64 degrees which is a lovely comfortable warmth.
  • That it retained a useful heat for well over an hour depending on the conditions of use.
  • After 1 heating cycle and 1 hour of continual use, this microwave heat pack had only lost 22% of its peak temperature heat which is one of our best heat retaining products.

The approximate weight of the heat pack is 1100gms.

Removable Covers   If you purchase this Product with the option for "Removable Cover" for cleaning, the outer removable cover will be supplied in the fabric and colour of your choice.  The inner pack will be manufactured from a fabric and colour of our choice depending on supplies available at the time of manufacture (usually our value natural cotton or non-woven fabric depending on the product).

How long should the heat pack be put into the microwave or chill in the freezer?

Please click on the “Instructions” tab online or the labelling on the product on arrival.

Is it normal that my heat pack feels damp when microwaving?

When you first microwave the heat pack the contents inside will feel damp. This will subside after a few heating cycles and is quite normal. Do not overheat the wheat bag to attempt to dry it out.

What happens if I microwave the heat pack for too long or it burns?

Please be very careful not to overheat the heat pack. If overheated they can catch fire which is very dangerous. Overheating can be caused by food or contamination from your microwave so it is important that the microwave is clean before you heat the product.

If overheating occurs, remove from the microwave and put in a safe place while it cools. Do not use again until the product has returned to room temperature. If it is giving off a burnt smell, or has small burn marks on the fabric, you have overheated the product. Please throw away the heat pack being careful that the product is not burning. A replacement product would then have to be purchased.

Can I wash my Heat Pack?

Do not place the full heat pack in the washing machine or get the contents wet as it can damage the product. It is advised that you surface clean with a damp cloth or sponge to clean the product. If the product becomes wet then it needs to be dried out before the wheat inside germinates and we suggest placing the product in a warm room to dry at room temperature. If the wheat inside does germinate then we do not recommend that you use the wheat bag.

Can I purchase removable covers that can be washed for my heat pack?

On some of our products you will see the option to purchase a removeable cover for cleaning. If this is shown as an option then this cover is removable from the main heat pack and can be washed with like colours in the washing machine or by hand at a low temperature of 30 to 40 degrees.

Is it possible to warm the heat pack other than the microwave?

No. Our heat packs are designed to be exclusively heated in a microwave.

How do I fit a larger heat pack in my small microwave?

Some of our products are larger when flat than the size of smaller microwaves. It is ok to “scrunch” up the heat pack lightly to fit into the microwave but is important not to fold the pack in half tightly as this can create hot spots when heating.

Are these heat packs suitable for young children?

No. We do not recommend that heat packs are given the very young children under the age of 3 years old. Adult supervision should always be provided and should only be heated by an adult with great care.

MAXIMUM MICROWAVE HEATING TIMES FOR THIS PRODUCT:

600w - 750w RATING - 3 MINUTES

800w - 1000w RATING - 2.5 MINUTES

TO USE COLD: Place the item inside a plastic bag and then in the freezer for 3 to 4 hours.

Please take care heating this wheat filled product and be careful not to burn the contents inside. If you smell a burnt smell, the heat pack is best thrown away and a new one purchased.

  • Remove all tags and ensure the product is clean and dry before use.
  • Use the maximum heating guide (below) to determine the correct heating times.
  • Ensure all grilling / browning facilities are turned off and do not place near a direct heat source.
  • When first heated, the product will feel damp though this is quite normal and will stop after a few uses.
  • After this time we recommend placing a small cup of water in the microwave when heating.
  • In order to comply with BS8433 : 2004 we are obliged to tell you of the following.

    • WARNING - THIS PRODUCT CAN CAUSE BURNS.
    • AVOID PROLONGED DIRECT WITH THE SKIN.
    • TAKE CARE WHEN REMOVING FROM THE MICROWAVE OVEN.
    • DO NOT INGEST CONTENTS.
    • DO NOT OVERHEAT.
    • FOR MICROWAVE USE ONLY.
    • HEATED PRODUCTS SHOULD NOT BE GIVEN TO CHILDREN.

    MAXIMUM HEATING (AND CHILLING) TIMES FOR THE PRODUCT ARE ATTACHED TO THE PRODUCT BY SEWN-ON LABEL AND CARD SWING TAG WHICH SHOULD BE RETAINED FOR FUTURE REFERENCE.

    • ONLY REHEAT FROM ROOM TEMPERATURE.
    • DO NOT FOLD ITEM IN HALF TO HEAT.
    • HEAT WITHOUT REMOVABLE COVERS IF SUPPLIED WITH THIS ITEM.
    • SURFACE CLEAN WITH A DAMP CLOTH.

      CARE INSTRUCTIONS

    • Do not wash the heat pack with the wheat inside.
    • Only clean this part with a damp cloth.
    • Optional removable covers if available for this product can be removed and cleaned in accordance with the washing instructions label on the cover.
    • Asthma Sufferers should be aware this product contains wheatgerm.
    • In the event of overheating, let the item stand in a safe place and do not touch until cooled.
    • Dispose of in the normal household waste if worn or damaged.
    • Store in a cool dry place.
    • Ensure that the microwave turntable can rotate freely.
    Excellent service I bought this for my elderly Uncle as he was recommended to try it for a neck/shoulder problem. Ordered it on Friday morning and it was delivered at 9.00 am on Saturday. My Uncle is delighted with it. Its the best company to buy a wheatybag from especially as it has the British Safety Standard accreditation. Everything was perfect from ordering to receiving the product. They keep you updated on exactly what is happening to your order.
    19th May 2018 by Margaret
    5
    Very pleased Long enough, wide enough and just the right comforting weight. So delighted.
    2nd May 2018 by Margaret
    5
    Quality Item I have bought a few products from Wheatybags as they are really good quality and I know that they will last and last. The removeable cover is a great idea and I like that the heat pack comes with sections so that the contents doesn't all end up at one end. You get what you pay for.
    25th April 2018 by Wendy Williams
    5
    Such excellent quality What a great product! I bought it to deal with a pinched nerve in my shoulders which was causing a lot of pain. I chose the navy fleece option which is a nice deep colour and the fleece is very soft and comfortable. The bag is heavy, in a solid sort of way. I consider this to be good as it shows there's plenty of wheat to be heated.I found it did keep the heat for a long time and was very comfortable to sit on my shoulders. The internal stitching is brilliant, I used to spend so much time shifting mine around before which was irritating. More expensive than the high street options, but much better quality and you get what you pay for!
    20th April 2018 by Claire
    5
    Larger size is a bonus Another great product. The larger bag is excellent for back and shoulder pain. Much needed product if you have aches and pains!
    15th April 2018 by MrsG
    5
    Help reduce stress in the neck Fab, really helping the knots in my neck
    6th April 2018 by Karen Frater
    5
    Great item The best wheat bags I have ever bought, made in sections, so the wheat doesn't all fall to one end, Perfect
    5th April 2018 by Caz
    5
    Bright red lovely fabric Great size for neck and shoulders. Excellent quality
    27th March 2018 by Alison
    5
    sweet smelling soft warmth and comfort excellent product, excellent service and MADE in BRITAIN
    20th March 2018 by Christine
    5
    Relaxing cushion Very pleasant lavender filled cushion
    15th March 2018 by Alison
    4
    Ideal for lower back Look good,feel good and the large size is ideal for covering the lower back area.
    9th March 2018 by Bevlyn
    5
    Love it This wheatbag is the best I have ever used.just the right size and heats up well.
    8th March 2018 by Mary
    5
    excellent size and shape Delighted with our wheaty bags... arrived very promptly. Much prefer the fact the bag is divided into 3 sections so 'bunching' of grains has gone.... realise now how past their best our last bags were! Will definitely buy again. Retain heat for a good period of time too!
    3rd March 2018 by phil
    5
    Invaluable heat pack I suffer with multiple painful joints and love the wheaty bags to sooth my pain. Easy to manipulate around wrists , hips ,lower back or neck
    26th February 2018 by Gilly
    5
    Soothing wheat bag Love this wheat pillow. Really heats up my neck and shoulder.day
    24th February 2018 by Mrs L Bell
    5
    I use it every day. Fantastic value and it works*****
    22nd February 2018 by Mush
    5
    Great It works. Bought for my daughter whoisvisit Bought for my daughter and she said it really works.
    8th February 2018 by Anne
    4
    Extra large wheat bag. Bag arrived within a couple of days. Bigger than usual so covers larger area of my back so more muscles are soothed. Very pleased with it. I like the fleece cover too.
    25th January 2018 by Pam
    4
    My new WheatyBags bag I am thrilled with my new WheatBag in brightly checked velour. It is very well made and retains its heat for quite some time. The added bonus is that it can also be frozen if you need a cold compress.
    21st January 2018 by Mrs Joan Lilley
    5
    Brilliant Fantastic, good size, good quality!!
    17th January 2018 by Sandy Hill
    5
    bliss! Bought 2 xlarge bags for presents, and already they are much in use and appreciated. The stitched compartments keep the filling well distributed, so these are much better the cheaper shop bought items.
    11th January 2018 by christine
    5
    So relaxing For a long time I have been looking for a replacement wheat bag for my old favourite. Most are quite on the small side but this one was very large and fitted snuggly round my shoulders. Having lavender added to it enhanced its relaxing properties. The other thing I liked about it was it was in three sections which meant it would retain its heat evenly. I would highly recommend this product for its quality and the speed of service.
    9th January 2018 by Ethel
    5
    Perfect gift Very pleased with the wheat bag. Just the right size to go over the shoulder or around the neck. Especially good with the removable cover. I received extra "brownie points" as it was a present for my better half and she loves it..
    8th January 2018 by Graham
    5
    What a relief Delivered as described. Would recommend this product.
    23rd December 2017 by Ruth
    5
    Lovely wheat bag Lovely big bag. Got the cover as well which adds a nice touch. Well made and nice to have the option of no lavender scent. Best of all British made.
    22nd December 2017 by SGubby
    5
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