Residential Electric Water Heater – Standard – 60 Imp. Gal.

This top entry water heater is designed to meet all of your residential water heating requirements. Available in 60 imperial gallon capacity and can be connected to 208 V or 240 V.

Documentation

Additional information

Water heater

Electric – Standard

Model

172STE

Storage Capacity (U.S. Gal.)

74

Storage Capacity (Litres)

279

Storage Capacity (Imp. Gal.)

61

Voltage

208 V, 240 V

Power (Watt)

4,500 W

Warranty*

6 years
on inner tank


1 year
on component parts

*From the date of installation. For more specific warranty details including exceptions, consult the owner’s manual. Certain conditions apply.

Benefits

FACTORY INSTALLED TEMPERATURE & PRESSURE-RELIEF VALVE
Protects the tank from the damaging effects of excessive temperature and pressure.

FACTORY INSTALLED 3/4" NPT DI-ELECTRIC NIPPLES
Extend the life of the water heater by providing excellent corrosion protection.

FACTORY INSTALLED HEAT TRAPS
Helps reduce the migration of hot water, thus limiting heat loss escaping through inlet and outlet fitings.

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.

INSULATION
A thick uniform blanket of GREENFOAM® eco-friendly insulation keeps the water hotter for longer periods, reduces stand-by losses and energy costs. GREENFOAM® contains no HCFC’S (hydrochlorofluorocarbons), CFC’S (chlorofluorocarbons) nor VOC’s (volatile organic compounds).

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.

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 (2,06

HIGH QUALITY MAGNESIUM ANODE
Provides excellent protection against the corrosive effects of water and extends tank life.

DRAIN VALVE
Tamper-resistant, one-piece drain valve is installed for easy drainage.

OVERFLOW SYSTEM
A 90° elbow overflow tube is supplied with each residential electric water heater.

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