Compare Mosquito Traps - Comparison Guide 2013

 

Trap Make / Model Power Source Propane Coverage Area Capture Method Features Optional Attractants Price Where to buy
Dynatrap® DT1000 (12v Version) 110-220/12v No Up to .5 acres Fan
Catch container
  1. Two 7 Watt UV lights
  2. Ti02 titanium dioxide coated funnel producing C02
  $99.00 dynatrap.com/shop
Dynatrap® DT2000XL 115v/220v No Up to 1 acre Fan
Catch container
  1. Two 6 Watt UV lights
  2. Ti02 titanium dioxide coated funnel producing C02
  $229.00 dynatrap.com/shop
Dynatrap® DT250IN Indoors Insect Trap 115/220v No Up to 1 acre Fan
Catch container
  1. One 7 watt UV light
  2. Ti02 titanium dioxide coated funnel producing C02
  $109.00 dynatrap.com/shop
                 
Flowtron® PV-440 Power Vac 120/12v No Up to 1 acre Reusable
Catch Tray
  1. Multiple attractants including light, heat and scent
Octenol $199.95 Flowtron.com
Flowtron® MT-275A Mosquito Power Trap 120/12v Yes Up to 1 acre Reusable
Catch Tray
  1. CO2 generated by combustion of propane
  2. LED motion lighting
  3. Continuous operation or timed on/of settings
  4. Fuel saver feature
  5. Catalytic converter
Octenol $399.95 Flowtron.com
Flowtron® MT-125A Mosquito Power Trap 120/12v Yes Up to 1 acre Reusable Catch Tray
  1. C02 generated by combustion of propane
  2. LED lighting
  3. Computerized electronics
  4. Catalytic converter
Octenol $299.95 Flowtron.com
Flowtron® PV-75B Power Vac 120v No Up to .75 acre Catch Trap
  1. 22 Watt Circular Ultraviolet Bulb
  2. Indoor/Outdoor operation
Octenol $99.95 Flowtron.com
                 
Koolatron Bite Shield Guardian Pro Cordless Self powered, propane Yes Up to 1 acre Fan
Catch Cup,
Sticky Paper
  1. CO2, heat and moisture generated by combustion of propane
  2. Two Thermal imaging systems: spot and static.
  3. Internal heater
  4. Push button starter
Octenol $599.99 koolatron.com
Koolatron Bite Shield Guardian 120/12v Yes 1 acre maximum Fan
Catch Cup
  1.  CO2 generated by combustion of propane
  2. Three thermal imaging systems: static, spot and dynamic.
  3. Vacuum airflow
Octenol $399.99 koolatron.com
Koolatron Bite Shield Champion 120/12v No Up to .5 acres Fan
Catch Bag
  1. Thermal imaging
  2. Blue light
  3. Auto sensor on/off
Octenol $149.99 koolatron.com
                 
Mega-Catch Pro 900 Ultra Universal Voltage
110-260/12v
No Up to 1.5 acres Fan
Catch Net or
Wet Catch
Bucket
  1. Central LED cluster illuminates and give the appearance of movement
  2. Oscillating ultra violet (UV) LED light array spectrally matched to frequencies known to attract mosquitoes
  3. 5-stage heating element with adjustable heat mode
  4. Programmable with digital timer
  5. Customizable Mosquito-Attracting-Stimuli (MAS) settings
  6. Self serviceable with on-board diagnostics
  7. CO2 ready with optional Gas Attractant System
CO2, Mega-Catch Fragrance Strips
$899.00 megacatch.com
Mega-Catch Pro900 Premier XC Universal Voltage
110-260/12v
No Up to 1 acre Fan
Catch Net or
Wet Catch
Bucket
  1. Central LED cluster illuminates and give the appearance of movement
  2. Oscillating ultra violet (UV) LED light array spectrally matched to frequencies known to attract mosquitoes
  3. 5-stage heating element with adjustable heat mode
  4. Smart technology -Programmable to multiple settings with set and forget digital timer
  5. Customizable Mosquito-Attracting-Stimuli (MAS) settings
  6. Self serviceable with on-board diagnostics
  7. Upgradable to Ultra specifications with Optional C02 Gas Attractant System
CO2,
Mega-Catch Fragrance Strips
$599.00 megacatch.com
Mega-CatchPro 900 Premier Universal Voltage
110-260/12v
No Up to .75 acre Fan
Catch Net or
Wet Catch
Bucket
  1. Central LED light cluster programmed to illuminate and give the appearance of movement
  2. Oscillating ultra violet (UV) LED light array spectrally matched to frequencies known to attract mosquitoes
  3. Heating element with integrated heat mode to subtly alter the infrared signature
  4. Self-serviceable
  5. High speed fan
Mega-Catch Fragrance Strips $349.00 megacatch.com
Mega-Catch Pro 900 Alpha Universal Voltage
110-260/12v
No Up to .5 acre Fan Catch Net
  1. Central light array incorporating multi-frequency UV LEDs (light emitting diodes)
  2. Central core heat system with digital pulse width modulation channel that simulates changes in human body temperature
Octenol or Mega-CatchT 3000 (Combo Lure) $149.00 megacatch.com
                 
Mosquito Magnet® Commander Cordless Yes Up to 1 acre

Fan

Catch net

  1. Catalytic Converter - converts propane into carbon dioxide (C02), heat, and moisture
  2. Smart technology with fuel saving modes
  3. Automatic start up / power down
  4. Advanced diagnostics
  5. Counterflow technology
  6. Cordless
  7. Wireless technology sends maintenance reminders via email/text
Octenol or Lurex3 (lactic acid) $999.99 mosquitomagnet.com
Mosquito Magnet® Executive Custom rechargeable battery Yes Up to 1 acre Fan
Catch net
  1. Catalytic Converter - converts propane into carbon dioxide (C02), heat, and moisture
  2. Smart technology with fuel saving modes
  3. Automatic start up / power down
  4. Advanced diagnostics
  5. Counterflow technology
  6. Cordless
Octenol or Lurex3 (lactic acid) $749.99 mosquitomagnet.com
Mosquito Magnet® Independence 4 x C Batteries Yes Up to 1 acre Fan
Catch net
  1. Catalytic Converter - converts propane into carbon dioxide (C02), heat, and moisture
  2. Counterflow technology
  3. Cordless
Octenol or Lurex3 (lactic acid) $599.99 mosquitomagnet.com
Mosquito Magnet® Patriot 120/12v Yes Up to 1 acre Fan
Catch net
  1. Catalytic Converter - converts propane into carbon dioxide (C02), heat, and moisture
  2. Counterflow technology
Octenol or Lurex3
(lactic acid)
$329.99 mosquitomagnet.com
                 
SkeeterVac® SV5100 Self powered/ propane Yes Up to 1+ acre Sticky Tac
Fan
Catch Net
  1. C02 generated by combustion of propane
  2. Tac and Vac Dual Trapping
  3. Cordless
  4. Electronic Ignition
  5. FineTuneT Baiting System allows consumers to adjust lure release by turning a dial
  6. Motion lighting
Octenol $399.95 bluerhino.com
SkeeterVac® SV3100 Self powered/ propane Yes Up to 1 acre Sticky Tac
Fan
Catch net
  1. C02 generated by combustion of propane
  2. Tac and Vac Dual trapping.
  3. Cordless
  4. Electronic Ignition
  5. FineTuneT Baiting System
  6. Motion lighting
Octenol $329.95 bluerhino.com
SkeeterVac SV15 (DISCONTINUED) Self powered propane Yes Up to .5 acre Sticky Tac
  1. C02, heat and moisture generated by combustion of propane
    bluerhino.com

NOsquito® Mosquito Vacuum by Kaz Inc.

(DISCONTINUED)

120/12v Yes Up to 1 acre

Fan

Catch Tray

  1. C02, heat and moisture generated by combustion of propane
2 in 1 power bait $189.95 farewellmosquitoes.com

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