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Professional Ultra Series: High Efficiency Condensing Power Direct Vent

Efficiency
  • 0.82 EF
Performance
  • FHR: Up to 93 gallons for natural and LP gas
  • Recovery: 43.6 to 48.5 at a 90° F rise, based on model
Self-Diagnostic System
  • Integrated system control for easy installation and service
  • Diagnostic system control can be replaced without draining the water heater
Low Emissions
  • Eco-friendly burner, low NOx design
Features
  • Power direct vents are an ideal choice when either indoor air quality or negative air pressure are concerns
  • Two-pipe system: one pipe pulls in outside air for combustion and the other exhausts combustion gases
  • 120 VAC, 60Hz, induced draft blower
  • New whisper quiet blower
Innovative Technology
  • Proven center flue design with submerged coil type condensing heat exchanger
  • Heat exchanger is porcelain coated inside and out for increased product life
Flammable Vapor Detection System
  • FVIR compliant protective
  • Control system that disables the heater in the presence of flammable vapor accumulation
Flexible Venting Options
  • Long venting lengths up to 60 feet
  • Use 2 or 3 inch diameter PVC, ABS, or CPVC vent pipe options. (In Canada ULC S636 PVC and CPVC must be used.)
  • Vertical or horizontal termination
  • Concentric vent kit available
Longer Life
  • Dual anode rods protect the tank from corrosion
High Altitude Compliant
  • Models are certified for applications up to 9,000 feet above sea level
Plus…
  • Enhanced-flow brass drain valve
  • Temperature and pressure relief valve included
  • Low lead compliant
  • Durable silicon nitride igniter (HSI)
  • Inlet tube with diffuser enhances heat transfer
  • Front access to condensate trap and vent pipe
  • Condensate neutralizer option
  • Standard replacement parts
DESCRIPTION ENERGY INFO
 ULTRA HIGH EFFICIENCY CONDENSING POWER DIRECT VENT MODELS
TYPE GAL CAP. MODEL NUMBER ENERGY
FACTOR
ENERGY STAR®
NAT. LP
TALL 48 PHE50 0.82 0.82 EnergyStar
SHORT
38 PHE40S 0.82 0.82 EnergyStar

  • 0.82 EF exceed ENERGY STAR®
  • Use 2 or 3 inch diameter PVC, ABS, or CPVC vent pipe options
  • FVIR compliant protective
  • Qualifies for federal tax credit

Documents

Professional Ultra High Efficiency Condensing Power Direct Vent
Specification Sheet
Use and Care Manual

Warranties

Limited Tank Warranty - 6 Years
Limited Parts Warranty - 6 Years