This bottom water entry water heater from Giant® features the Ecopeak® technology and is equipped with (3) elements of various wattages. Its bottom water entry offers 10% more ready-to-use hot water. The water entry and outlet are equipped with factory-installed heat traps. The interior of the tank is coated with a blue cobalt glass enhanced with zircon, a feature unique to Giant®. Compared to the traditional two-element water heater, the three-element water heater represents a lower demand distributed more evenly throughout the day.
1 – FACTORY INSTALLED TEMPERATURE & PRESSURE-RELIEF VALVE
Protects the tank from the damaging effects of excessive temperature and pressure.
2 – FACTORY INSTALLED 3/4” NPT DI-ELECTRIC NIPPLES
Extend the life of the water heater by providing excellent corrosion protection.
3 – FACTORY INSTALLED HEAT TRAPS
Helps reduce the migration of hot water, thus limiting heat loss escaping through inlet and outlet fittings.
4 – AUTOMATIC TEMPERATURE CONTROL
Adjustable thermostats will provide years of reliable trouble-free service at the desired water temperature and a safety cut-off is provided for abnormal conditions.
5 – INSULATION
A thick uniform blanket of eco-friendly insulation keeps the water hotter for longer periods, reduces stand-by losses and energy costs. contains no HCFC’S (hydrochlorofluorocarbons), CFC’S
(chlorofluorocarbons), HFC’S (hydrofluorocarbons) nor VOC’s (volatile organic compounds).
6 – ELECTRIC ELEMENTS
All models are equipped with CSA approved bolt-on immersion elements made by Giant. These elements can be easily replaced with no special tools, resulting in low maintenance costs.
7 – GLASS-LINED INNER TANK
A uniquely formulated blue cobalt glass enriched with zircon is fused to specially treated steel at 1,600°F (871°C) to provide the best coating available against corrosion for many years. The tank is certified at a test pressure of 300 PSI (2,068 kPa) and a working pressure of 150 PSI (1,035 kPa).
8 – HIGH QUALITY MAGNESIUM ANODE
Provides excellent protection against the corrosive effects of water and extends tank life.
9 – DRAIN VALVE
Tamper-resistant, one-piece drain valve is installed for easy drainage.
10 – OVERFLOW SYSTEM
A 90° elbow overflow tube is supplied with each residential electric water heater.
8 Years on inner tank
5 Yerrs on component parts