Residential Electric Indirect Solar Water Heaters

6-Year Limited Tank/6-Year Limited Parts Warranty*

Residential Electric Indirect Solar Water Heaters by American Water Heaters

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American direct solar water heaters are designed for installation as a part of a direct (open loop) solar water heating system or for use with external heat exchangers in closed loop systems. Available in 65, 80 and 119-gallon capacities these models provide storage for the hot water produced by the solar collectors and a supplementary electric heating element that maintains consistent water temperature during periods when solar energy is not available.

Internal Heat Exchanger
  • • Single wall internal heat exchange coil for the most efficient heat transfer from solar panels
  • • Suitable for propylene glycol heat transfer fluid with corrosion inhibitor

Long-Lasting Low-Watt Density Copper Heating Element
  • • Low-watt density design spreads wattage over larger surface area to prolong element life and help maximize energy-efficiency
  • • Prewired for surface mount temperature sensor (sensor supplied separately)

2 Inch-Thick Environmentally Friendly Non-CFC Foam Insulation For High Energy-Efficiency

Glass Tank Coating
  • • Glass lining helps maximize tank life against corrosion and buildup

Diffuser Dip Tube
  • Helps reduce lime and sediment buildup to maximize hot water output
  • Made from long-lasting PEX cross-linked polymer

Two Anode Rods
  • • Primary and secondary magnesium anodes with stainless steel core protect tank against corrosion longer than ordinary anodes

Factory Installed CSA Certified and ASME Rated T&P Relief Valve

Durable Tamper-Resistant Brass Drain Valve

Pex-Lined, Heat Trap Nipples for Efficiency

Codes and Standards
  • • Complies with current editions of: UL Standard for Household Electric Storage Tank Water Heaters, UL 174; Packaged Solar Domestic Hot Water Systems (Liquid-to-Liquid Heat Transfer) For All-Season Use, F379.1-09; Packaged Solar Domestic Hot Water Systems for Seasonal Use, F379.2-09 and ICC Codes and HUD Standards

Standard 6-Year Limited Tank and Parts Warranty
  • Optional 10-year extension on tank warranty when used in a residential application
  • 3-year tank and 1-year parts warranty when installed in a commercial application
  • For complete warranty information consult written warranty supplied with the product, go here,
  • or call American Water Heaters at 800.456.9805

Residential Electric
Indirect Solar Water Heaters by American Water Heaters

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