WIN 2017/18

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3 1. PIPING SYSTEMS DELIVER DURABILITY, EXCELLENT FLOW RATES FOR HEATING AND COOLING APPLICATIONS Aquatherm polypropylene-random (PP-R) piping systems deliver the best of metal and plastic systems for heating and cooling applications. Available with an optional multi-layer, faser- composite that reduces thermal expansion, Aquatherm Blue Pipe can handle 180 F water at 100 psi, yet doesn't rust, corrode or leach. Available in ½ through 24 inch diameter and con- nected by labor-saving heat fusion, Aquatherm comes with a 10-year warranty, offers a natural R-value, excellent flow rates and stable, competi- tive material costs. CHECK OR CIRCLE #100 2. FIRE TUBE BOILER SERIES FROM NAVIEN FEATURES ADVANCED CONTROLS, INTUITIVE INTERFACE Navien's new Fire Tube Boiler line is designed for residential and light commercial applica- tions. Four models, 175,000, 199,000, 299,000 and 399,000 Btu/hr, each offer a new patented heat exchanger design, ease of installation and service, intuitive interface, advanced controls and simplified integration with IoT. The 10:1 turndown ratio, 95 percent AFUE, flex- ibility of venting and remote access via mobile applications are just a few exciting features that will benefit both the contractors and the home- owners. CHECK OR CIRCLE #101 'Hot' products leading the charge, delivering heat A t this time of year especially, warmth and comfort are key. As we look ahead at HVAC and plumbing trends, "fast, convenient and intuitive" top the list. Instantaneous response time for domestic hot water applications, single-source space heating and hot water and touch- screen communicating lead the way toward minimizing energy costs and maximizing occupant comfort. The following represents a few of the latest products that provide the heat — and comfort —we need. 3. WEIL-MCLAIN EXTENDS EVERGREEN HIGH- EFFICIENCY CONDENSING BOILER LINE Weil-McLain has added three smaller sizes to its advanced high-efficiency Evergreen condensing boiler line in order to accommodate small to aver- age size residential, along with light commercial applications. The 95 percent AFUE boiler is now available in 70, 110 and 155K Btu/hr input sizes, joining the existing 220, 299 and 399 sizes. The boiler's straightforward and user-friendly design makes installation easy for contractors. The unit features a guided setup wizard, an easy to understand graphical user interface, simple controls and 10 heating system presets for quick setup. For the residential and light commercial customer who requires a multiple boiler setup, the Evergreen offers the ability to cascade two to eight boilers together and ZoneStacking up to 24 programmable zones with no external panel required. CHECK OR CIRCLE #102 4. MODINE OFFERS COIL OPTIONS FOR GEOTHERMAL SYSTEMS Modine's AHRI Certified geothermal family of products now offers standalone A-coils for use with matching Modine split ground source heat pump systems that can be matched with furnaces by other manufacturers for dual-fuel installations. These coils are available in both cased and uncased configurations for easy application. The units feature A-coils, stainless steel drain pans, condensate overflow switch, TXV and 18 gauge alu- minized powder-coated steel cabinet (cased only). Modine's GA/EA series air handling units were redesigned to provide better performance and efficiency and include 4-inch-thick filters and more installation flexibility than the previous design. The units now include supply duct flanges and the 048 model size motor has been increased to 1 horse- power from 1/2 horsepower. So, horizontal models can be installed with either right or left side return. CHECK OR CIRCLE #103 5. NOBLE FIRE TUBE COMBI BOILER FEATURES INSTANTANEOUS RESPONSE TIME, INTUITIVE SETUP GUIDE Lochinvar has released the Noble Fire Tube Combi Boiler for residential applications. With three mod- els ranging from 110,000 to 199,999 Btu/hr, the boiler offers easy installation and serviceability, true instantaneous response time and a user-friendly interface. In addition to 10:1 turndown and 95 per- cent annual fuel utilization efficiency, the boiler is designed, engineered and assembled in the U.S. cover Warmth and Comfort 1 2 pump sy by othe r Th es e uncase d units fe a conden s minized Modine ' redesi gn efficien c installa t units n o m o d e l s p ower f r ca n be i n 4 6 5 HVACPproducts.com HVAC & Plumbing Product News \ Winter 2017/2018 12

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