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The base of this snap trap is made from Forest Stewardship Council-sourced wood harvested from environmentally-monitored forests. The wood has been kiln dried and will not warp. The traps metal pedal has four releases for greater success in catching rats. The trap has a copper-steel wire bow. Two springs are oil-tempered for efficiency.
For best results, bait the trap with a sticky substance. Rats are fond of peanut butter, fruit, meat, and cereal. Using several traps and placing them three feet apart in the rats foot path increases the chances of success. After catching a rat, Victor advises users to throw out the trap. For help setting the trap, keeping pets away from traps, and other pest control advice consult the Victor Web site. This item measures 6-13/16 by 3-7/16 inches, and weighs 1 pound. --Jessica Reuling
Size: Single Unit
With over one billion sold, the Victor metal pedal rat trap is the go-to trap for home owners. The effective trap offers a simple, straightforward design and instant results when it comes to rodent control.
Victor metal pedal rat traps are proudly constructed in the USA by Victor, a century-old brand and trusted industry leader. Even more, each trap features a platform made from environmentally responsible wood that’s been certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC is an organization that helps ensure forests worldwide are responsibly managed).
Set the baited trap in areas where activity has been noticed or on the floor with the bait end flush against the wall. Rodents tend to travel along the wall, so placement in this location often works best. For maximum effectiveness use multiple traps to increase results. After a successful kill, simply lift the metal kill bar, dispose of the body, and reset. The reusable (or disposable) trap can be utilized anywhere in or around the home, and it doesn't require any chemicals or poisons, so it’s safe around children and pets (use with caution).
Bait the trap by placing peanut butter or something similar on the metal bait pedal (use a Q-tip or toothpick to avoid leaving your scent). Then pull the kill bar back, and swing the arm bar over the kill bar. After latching the bent end of the arm bar into the notch on the metal pedal, slowly release pressure until the arm bar holds the kill bar securely in place. At the slightest little nibble, the metal bait pedal releases the kill bar, snapping the trap closed for an instant kill.
|Electronic Rat Trap||Power-Kill Rat Trap||Snap Rat Trap|
|Kill per Setting||1||1||1|
|Kill Method||Humane, high voltage shock||Powerful kill bar||Powerful kill bar|
|Ease of Use||Insert batteries, bait, turn on and place||Bait, set and place||Bait, set and place|
|Bait Location||Along or on the back wall||Trough||Pedal or Pre-baited depending on trap|
|Kill Indicator Notification||Blinking green indicator light||N/A||N/A|
|Safety Information||No chemicals or poisosn, use with caution around children and pets||No chemicals or poisosn, use with caution around children and pets||No chemicals or poisosn, use with caution around children and pets|
|Reusable or Disposable||Reusable||Reusable or Disposable||Reusable or Disposable|
|Indoor or Outdoor Use||Indoor||Indoor or Outdoor||Indoor or Outdoor|
|Dead Rodent Visible||No||Yes||Yes|
Victor, a trusted brand name since 1898, is recognized as the world leader in rodent control. From the invention of the spring-based mouse trap over 100 years ago, up to today, Victor continues to be the trusted industry leader in rodent control. Victor offers a vast array of innovative, quality products to keep your family safe from unwanted pests and rodents—everything from snap, electronic and live traps, to poison and ultrasonic repellers.
My wife saw a large rat outside out house in AZ and we started hearing scratching on the roof. Then we found a nest near her car battery when she went in for an oil change. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Heart Dad
Well, after about 2 months, no rats caught in the basement yet. I have found two traps sprung. Maybe these traps have scared the rats away, or maybe they have moved outside to... Read morePublished 12 days ago by alanmgunn
We used beef jerry as bait. Caught the rat after about a week.Published 16 days ago by Brandon Evans
The .270 magnum Weatherby rifle of rat traps with it's fine grain select pine stock smooth trigger and powerful punch I had rat #1 in five minutes flat blowing past my cat's 14. Read morePublished 20 days ago by caferacer
Nasty little rats. 2 nights. 4 traps. 2 rats. I bought 4 traps, some of them are a little hard to set, but they work great. Read morePublished 27 days ago by JesusSaves
I use peanut butter in my traps. Living out in the country I have gophers, mice, and an assortment of rats which did considerable damage to the fuel injectors on my truck. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Allara