Built upon family values and premium service, Little Giant Manufacturing has over a century of experience serving churches and religious facilities worldwide. I'll attach the documents of interest to this article. The formation of scale increases with the temperature of the stored water. He is also a contributor to InspectApedia. Statement 1 below will be replaced by statement 2 in all future manuals.
Click Ok if you wish to continue to the website; otherwise, click Cancel to return to our site. For our clients who require permanently placed baptistery heating, Little Giant electric circulation heaters make water-warming efficient, simple and affordable. Caution: Be certain heater is turned off before draining Baptistry. Fortunately, with today's high quality glass-lined tanks, this is a very rare occurrence. So if we have no other data, we look for a pattern that can decode to a reasonable year using those schemas. The second letter in the serial code represents the month.
When choosing the appropriate storage tank size, the actual and usable storage will need to be addressed. Turn the knob on the thermostat to the pilot position. On occasion you may find the data tag information inside of the heating device, accessed by opening a removable front cover. If your water heater brand or trader name doesn't appear in the list at you can use this general data tag decoding guide. The bolt-on square flange elements are immersion-type elements and have thick steel flange that bolts to the water heater.
When water comes back in contact with the hot element surface, the water will flash into steam. Rather a large grate was provided in the building floor just above the furnace itself. Try the search box just below, or if you prefer, post a question or comment in the Comments box below and we will respond promptly. The Carson Dunlop Technical Reference Guide provides both equipment data tag decoding data and also manufacturer contact information as well as historical dates for many brands of heating and cooling equipment. Open a hot water faucet to let the accumulated air escape. The label shown here includes 0884 at the beginning of the serial number - August 1984.
The dew point is the temperature at which water vapour turns into liquid. But equipment age, capacity, specifications are not always so easy to recognize on the data tag. The first two numbers represent the year the heater was built. Anodes should be inspected more often and replaced when nearing the end of their useful life. Or see - questions and answers posted origionally on this page.
When the upper third of the tank is heated to the upper thermostat, power is switched to the lower heating element. For example, when decoding the age of an H. If not, write down the serial code. The yellow arrow points to the common location of the equipment data tag on the upper left side of a Weil McLain heating boiler. Their space-saving design is an excellent solution when space is an issue. The water heaters have a nameplate near the gas valve with the model number, date of manufacture and serial number. The plug-in elements are immersion-type elements and have a round flange that is held in place by a steel plate that bolts on to the water heater.
Chrysler Air Temp was sold by Chrysler and AirTemp was purchased by Fedders Corporation in the 1970's. Measure center to center distance exactly between inlet and outlet fittings. Leaking heaters cannot be repaired. Locate the most accessible place around the Baptistry for installation. John Wood water heaters have a ten digit serial number. The bacteria feeds off this soluble iron and, if not treated and allowed to flourish, will result in stained laundry, tablewear and plumbing fixtures.
A small rubber gasket usually orange in colour is used to seal the connection between the element and tank opening. A flashlight can be used to illuminate the slots in the flame arrester if necessary. If not, change the thermostat. Below are serial number lookup sections for every major water heater manufacturer. Tel: 416 964-9415 1-800-268-7070 Email:. This shortens the thermostat's life; and due to the off time lengthens the heating time.