Light Commercial Heating Product Review

September 17, 2003
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Arcoaire

Model: CHE Series 6-1/3 ton heat pump

Footprint (in inches): 33 (w) by 35 (d)

Serviceability features: Externally mounted gauge ports.

Technical support: Technical service advisor on staff at local distributor. Technical training available at ICP National Training Center (Lewisburg, Tenn.), at field schools held in participating distributor locations nationwide, and in ICP’s new mobile training center.

Noise-reduction features: Single high-efficiency scroll compressor; suction line accumulators designed to smooth out refrigerant management during mild ambient conditions and the transitions during defrost operation to eliminate sounds associated with the scroll compressor pumping liquid refrigerant.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Key components of this product are standardized throughout the product line.

Additional features: Top discharge air design, corrosion-resistant grille. Enhanced aluminum fins mechanically bonded to copper tubes are designed to provide improved heat transfer. Unit comes with a 0 degree F low-ambient device.

Warranty information: Five years limited on compressor, one year limited on parts. A HELP® extended service agreement is available, offering a five-year and a 10-year extended service agreement on parts and labor.

Special installation requirements: High- and low-pressure switches, anti-cycle timer, and crankcase provide compressor protection. Thermostatic expansion valve and suction accumulator are standard.

Contact: Arcoaire, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.arcoaire.com.

eProduct #181

Model: PHS package heat pump series

Footprint (in inches): 87-3/8 (w) by 57-3/4 (d)

Serviceability features: Convertible design for vertical or horizontal supply/return. Filter access panel does not require tools. Prewired for economizer. Color-coded electrical wiring.

Technical support: Technical service advisor on staff at local distributor available with technical assistance and troubleshooting. Technical training available at ICP National Training Center (Lewisburg, Tenn.), at field schools held in participating distributor locations nationwide, and in ICP’s new mobile training center.

Noise-reduction features: Belt-driven evaporator fans. Ten-ton model has scroll compressors mounted on vibration isolators.

Indoor air quality features: Accessories include fresh air dampers (manual and motorized).

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Key components standardized throughout the product line.

Additional features: The convertible design allows flexibility of installation on ground or rooftop. Refrigerant filter-driers are standard.

Warranty information: Five years limited on compressor, one year limited on parts. A HELP® extended service agreement is available, offering a five-year and a 10-year extended service agreement on parts and labor.

Special installation requirements: Utility connections routed through unit base pan, minimizing roof penetrations. High- and low-pressure switches. Evaporator freeze thermostats are designed to prevent coil freeze-up.

Contact: Arcoaire, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.arcoaire.com.

eProduct #182

Armstrong Air Conditioning

Model: AAC commercial L Series packaged gas heat with electric cooling

Footprint (in inches): Varies.

Serviceability features: Hinged compressor/controls/air filter/economizer access panels with toolless latches. Low voltage terminal strip. Lifting holes in base rail.

Technical support: Available at 419-484-2610 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday through Friday.

Noise-reduction features: Resiliently mounted compressor.

Indoor air quality features: Smoke detectors and CO2 sensors.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats and building automation systems.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts.

Additional features: Full line of accessories compatible with most building automation systems.

Warranty information: One year on parts, five years on compressor, and 10 years on heat exchanger.

Special installation requirements: Electrical lines can run either through unit base or horizontal through knockouts; gas lines can only run through horizontal knockouts.

Contact: Armstrong Air Conditioning, Bellevue, Ohio; Attn: Chuck Ponyik, 800-448-5872; 419-483-3557 (fax); charles.ponyik@aac-inc.com; www.armstrongair.com.

eProduct #183

Bard Manufacturing Co.

Model: Q-Tec/QW Series water-to-air heat pump

Footprint (in inches): 42 to 48 (w) by 20 (d) by 87 (h)

Serviceability features: Heavy-duty permanent rollers, ventilation package options, variable-speed ECM indoor blower motor, compressor time delay relay, solid-state electronic heat pump control, stainless steal drain pans, diagnostic indicator light, and optional hot-gas reheat with dehumidification circuit available.

Technical support: Available through local Bard distributor network.

Noise-reduction features: Quiet Technology meets and exceeds most classroom sound level requirements.

Indoor air quality features: Ventilation options include an energy recovery ventilator, commercial room ventilator, and motorized fresh air damper. Barometric fresh air damper is standard. Dehumidification options are available.

Thermostat compatibility: Unit is available with factory-installed climate control options or they can be ordered minus controls for field installation with heat pump thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Product line shares standard Bard replacement parts.

Additional features: The Q-Tec series is designed for installation inside a building structure against an exterior wall, eliminating the need for roof-mounted equipment and outside condensing units and meeting many architectural requirements. The product line is available in the following versions: “QH” air-to-air heat pump, “QW” water-to-air heat pump, “QC” chilled water air conditioner, and “QA” air conditioner.

Warranty information: Five-year parts and compressor warranty standard. Optional 10-year compressor warranty.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Bard Manufacturing Co.; Bryan, Ohio; Attn: Pam Bard Steel, 419-636-1194; 419-636-2640 (fax); bard@bardhvac.com; www.bardhvac.com.

eProduct #184

Model: WG Series gas/electric wall-mount

Footprint (in inches): 38 to 42 (d) by 24 to 27 (d) by 81 to 87 (h)

Serviceability features: Heavy-duty 18-gauge stainless steel tubular heat exchanger, exterior mount, and factory- or field-installed ventilation options ranging from fresh air dampers to energy recovery ventilators. Lockable, hinged service door.

Technical support: Available through local Bard distribution network.

Noise-reduction features: Scroll compressor, advanced in-shot burner design, and insulated cabinet.

Indoor air quality features: Ventilation options include an energy recovery ventilator, commercial room ventilator, and motorized fresh air damper. Barometric fresh air damper is standard. Dehumidification options are available.

Thermostat compatibility: All models compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Product line shares standard Bard replacement parts.

Additional features: The WG series combination gas/electric wall-mount is designed to combine the benefits of gas heating and high-efficiency cooling with the space-saving advantages of a wall-mounted unit.

Warranty information: Five-year parts and compressor warranty standard. Ten-year heat exchanger warranty.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Bard Manufacturing Co.; Bryan, Ohio; Attn: Pam Bard Steel, 419-636-1194; 419-636-2640 (fax); bard@bardhvac.com; www.bardhvac.com.

eProduct #185

Carrier Corp.

Model: Model 48XP gas furnace

Footprint (in inches): 33 by 48

Serviceability features: Easy-access service.

Technical support: Call 800-CARRIER (800-227-7437) or local distributor during normal business hours.

Noise-reduction features: Low-speed outdoor fan, insulated blower compartment.

Indoor air quality features: Variable-speed indoor blower.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats. The company recommends adding its patented Thermidistat control.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares most replacement parts with all other products offered in this chassis design.

Additional features: Uses Puron.

Warranty information: Five years limited on entire unit, 10 years limited on compressor, and 15 years limited on heat exchanger.

Special installation requirements: Standard installation practices. All installation instructions are included with the unit.

Contact: Carrier Corp., Indianapolis; Attn: Charles Mitchell, 317-240-5320; 317-240-5666 (fax); charles.mitchell@carrier.utc.com; www.carrier.com.

eProduct #186

Model: StreamLine Series ductless split system

Footprint (in inches): 70-5/8 by 13-7/8 by 8-1/8

Serviceability features: Automatic restart, automatic diagnostics, and vital function protection against coil freezing, overheating, coolant pressure loss, voltage fluctuations, and power failures.

Technical support: Available at 800-CARRIER (800-227-7437).

Noise-reduction features: “Silent Partner” aerodynamics.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Operates via a remote control device.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts.

Additional features: System is ideal for a variety of residential and light commercial applications, including homes, schools and offices, the company states.

Warranty information: One year on parts, five years on compressor. Optional extended warranty available for two to five years on parts and one to five years on labor.

Special installation requirements: Low-voltage control wire designed to make installation easier and save on the amount of wiring required for installation.

Contact: Carrier Corp., Syracuse, N.Y.; 800-227-7437; contact@carrier.utc.com; www.carrier.com.

eProduct #187

Century

Model: H Series wall-mount heat pump

Footprint (in inches): 35 (w) by 15 (d) to 38 (w) by 19 (d)

Serviceability features: Permanently lubricated PSC blower and fan motors. Easy-access panels.

Technical support: Available at 517-787-2100.

Noise-reduction features: Horizontal outdoor fan discharge.

Indoor air quality features: Factory installed 1-inch disposable filter (2-inch pleated optional); economizer with washable aluminum filter for up to 100 percent fresh air.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares many parts among H Series models and V Series wall-mount air conditioners.

Additional features: Economizer ready with full offering of field- or factory-mounted accessories. Adjustable supply and return opening.

Warranty information: Five years on compressor, one year on parts.

Special installation requirements: Ready-to-mount unitized cabinet with full-length side mounting brackets. Designed for ducted and non-ducted applications.

Contact: Century, Jackson, Mich.; Attn: Brian King, 517-787-2100; 517-787-9341 (fax); www.heatcontroller.com

eProduct #188

ClimateMaster

Model: Genesis Compact, GC006-GC060 water-source heat pump

Footprint (in inches): Vertical — 19 by 19 by 22 to 24 by 32 by 46; horizontal — 19 by 34 by 11 to 24 by 54 by 21

Serviceability features: Service panels, control box, and Schrader ports are conveniently located. All sizes have removable blower inlet rings.

Technical support: Available at 800-299-9747, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time.

Noise-reduction features: Mute option. Dual density 1-inch (25-mm) insulation on internal divider, side, bottom, and top panel of units.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with many common heat pump thermostats on the market.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares parts with all units in its line.

Additional features: Compact design for commercial applications.

Warranty information: The standard warranty is the “Limited Express Warranty,” which provides coverage for a period of 18 months from date of shipment or 12 months from the date of start-up, whichever comes first. Optional extended warranties are available.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: ClimateMaster, Oklahoma City, Okla.; Attn: Scott Stevens, 405-745-6000; 405-745-6058 (fax); sstevens@climatemaster.com; www.climatemaster.com.

eProduct #189

Model: Vertical high-rise stack series, 816-10 through 36

Footprint (in inches): 17 by 10 by 88 to 24 by 17 by 88

Serviceability features: Easy-access service panels. Chassis can be easily removed from cabinet. Schrader ports are located for service convenience.

Technical support: Available at 800-299-9747, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time.

Noise-reduction features: “Ultra Quiet” option.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with many common heat pump thermostats on the market.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares parts with all units in its line.

Additional features: Hose kit connection is designed to reduce the possibility of leaks and vibration.

Warranty information: The standard warranty is the “Limited Express Warranty,” which provides coverage for a period of 18 months from date of shipment or 12 months from the date of start-up, whichever comes first. Optional extended warranties are available.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: ClimateMaster, Oklahoma City, Okla.; Attn: Scott Stevens, 405-745-6000; 405-745-6058 (fax); sstevens@climatemaster.com; www.climatemaster.com.

eProduct #190

Coleman

Model: BAUP single package heating and cooling unit

Footprint (in inches): 49-1/8 (w) by 47-1/4 (d)

Serviceability features: Compact cabinet, up and horizontal application, slide-out blower assembly, separate blower and burner door. Belt-drive blower offers easy access to blower motor.

Technical support: First level of support is provided by distribution; factory support is available to distributors and dealers by calling 877-874-7378 (877-UPG-SERV) from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., Eastern Time.

Noise-reduction features: Top discharge.

Indoor air quality features: 120-V output located on control board for power humidifier accessory.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Manufacturer didn’t specify.

Additional features: Compact cabinet; 13-SEER efficiency level with factory-installed TXV.

Warranty information: Ten years limited on compressor, five years limited on parts.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer didn’t specify.

Contact: Coleman, Norman, Okla.; Attn: Andy Fracica, 405-419-6563; andy.fracica@york.com.

eProduct #191

Comfort-Aire

Model: LG Series oil furnace

Footprint (in inches): Vertical — 29 by 44; horizontal — 65 by 46

Serviceability features: Easy-access panels, blowers mounted on rails.

Technical support: Available at 517-787-2100.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer didn’t specify.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer didn’t specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Most LG Series parts are interchangeable.

Additional features: Large capacity, dual fuel, field convertible to LP gas.

Warranty information: Five years on heat exchanger, one year on other parts.

Special installation requirements: Burners ordered separately, depending on fuel requirements.

Contact: Comfort-Aire, Jackson, Mich.; Attn: Brian King, 517-787-2100; 517-787-9341 (fax); www.heatcontroller.com.

eProduct #192

Model: TGC packaged heating and cooling unit

Footprint (in inches): 82 by 48

Serviceability features: Hinged access doors, slide-out blower assembly.

Technical support: Available at 517-787-2100.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Indoor air quality features: Economizers and CO sensors available as options.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Commonality of parts within the line.

Additional features: Compact size, in-shot burners, and multiple inducers.

Warranty information: Ten years on heat exchanger, one year on all other parts.

Special installation requirements: Forkable base with rigging holes. Site-assembled roof curbs.

Contact: Comfort-Aire, Jackson, Mich.; Attn: Brian King, 517-787-2100; 517-787-9341 (fax); www.heatcontroller.com.

eProduct #193

Comfortmaker

Model: GPF packaged gas/electric

Footprint (in inches): 73 (w) by 48 (d)

Serviceability features: Externally mounted gauge ports, easy-access air filters.

Technical support: Technical service advisor on staff at local distributor. Technical training available at ICP National Training Center (Lewisburg, Tenn.), at field schools held in participating distributor locations nationwide, and in ICP’s new mobile training center.

Noise-reduction features: Scroll compressor has external rubber mounts.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Key components are standardized throughout the product line.

Additional features: Induced draft combustion system and in-shot burners; aluminized steel tubular heat exchanger. Units are equipped with dual-density insulation. All models have a single scroll compressor.

Warranty information: Ten years limited on heat exchanger, five years limited on compressor, one-year limited on parts. A HELP® extended service agreement is available, offering a five-year and a 10-year extended service agreement on parts and labor.

Special installation requirements: Convertible design allows for either horizontal or down discharge airflow applications. Designed for slide-in, plug-in economizer.

Contact: Comfortmaker, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.comfortmaker.com.

eProduct #194

Model: PHE package heat pump series

Footprint (in inches): 87-3/8 (w) by 57-3/4 (d)

Serviceability features: Filter access panel does not require tools. Convertible design allows for vertical or horizontal supply/return. Prewired for economizer.

Technical support: Technical service advisor on staff at local distributor. Technical training available at ICP National Training Center (Lewisburg, Tenn.), at field schools held in participating distributor locations nationwide, and in ICP’s new mobile training center.

Noise-reduction features: Belt-driven evaporator fans. Scroll compressors are mounted on vibration isolators.

Indoor air quality features: Accessories include fresh air dampers (manual and motorized).

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Key components of this product are standardized throughout the product line.

Additional features: Convertible design for flexibility of installation on ground or rooftop. Refrigerant filter-driers are standard.

Warranty information: Five years limited on compressor, one year limited on parts. A HELP® extended service agreement is available, offering a five-year and a 10-year extended service agreement on parts and labor.

Special installation requirements: High- and low-pressure switches provide compressor protection for extreme cooling operating conditions. Utility connections routed through unit base pan, minimizing roof penetrations. Evaporator freeze thermostats.

Contact: Comfortmaker, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.comfortmaker.com.

eProduct #195

Friedrich

Model: Vert-I-Pak heat pump

Footprint (in inches): 23 by 23

Serviceability features: Three-side service accessibility, two-piece condenser fan shroud. The indoor fan motor and heater assembly are removed through the top of the unit. All electrical controls are top-mounted, and a service quick disconnect is standard.

Technical support: Factory service available at 210-357-4400, ext. 723, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Central Time.

Noise-reduction features: The entire chassis features foil-backed insulation for sound reduction and additional thermal protection.

Indoor air quality features: A two-speed indoor fan motor is designed to properly balance the airflow to meet the needs of the room sizes, providing maximum air circulation.

Thermostat compatibility: Standard 24-V single stage cool/single stage heat thermostats will work on all Vert-I-Pak A series systems.

Replacement parts compatibility: Several components are common between other Vert-I-Pak models and other Friedrich equipment.

Additional features: The condenser and evaporator sections are located in the same package, and it is designed to be easy to install in a mechanical closet. Can be ducted to cool more than one room. Available in cool/electric heat or heat pump/electric heat.

Warranty information: One year on parts, five years on compressor.

Special installation requirements: Installs in a small closet located on an exterior wall. The new two-ton model utilizes the same installation accessories, including outdoor louver and plenum, as the rest of Friedrich’s A-series models.

Contact: Friedrich, San Antonio, Texas; Attn: Sales Department, 800-541-6645; 210-357-4480 (fax); sales@friedrich.com; www.friedrich.com.

eProduct #196

Model: Wall-mount packaged air conditioners and heat pumps

Footprint (in inches): Varies.

Serviceability features: Front-side service access; circuit breakers; slide-out blower and electric heater assembly; slide-out filter access.

Technical support: Available at 210-357-4400, ext. 723.

Noise-reduction features: Features 3/4-inch fiber insulation.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats, depending on application.

Replacement parts compatibility: Same cabinet sizes share the same size panels.

Additional features: Scroll compressor is standard (except on 1.5- and 2-ton models, which use a rotary compressor). Full bi-flow TXV is the standard refrigerant regulating device on heat pumps, and a single TXV is standard on the air conditioning units. Plastic drain pan and a coil freeze sensor are standard. Also standard are two-speed twin blowers; automatic freeze protection; standard manual fresh air damper; high- and low-pressure controls for system protection (low-pressure controls only standard on heat pumps). Filter brackets will accept 1- or 2-inch air filters.

Warranty information: Varies depending on application.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Friedrich, San Antonio, Texas; Attn: Sales Department, 800-541-6645; 210-357-4480 (fax); sales@friedrich.com; www.friedrich.com.

eProduct #197

Goodman Manufacturing Co.

Model: CPLE090/CPLE120 heat pump

Footprint (in inches): 35 by 35

Serviceability features: Single-panel access to controls.

Technical support: Available at 800-782-2585 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Central Time.

Noise-reduction features: Wire discharge condenser fan grille, basket-mount condenser fan motor.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares components with other Goodman products.

Additional features: Compact footprint. Complies with ASHRAE Standard 90.1.

Warranty information: Five years on parts, including compressor. “GoodCare” extended service plans are available.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Goodman Manufacturing Co., Houston; Attn: Al Knight, 713-861-2500, ext. 660; 713-861-0772 (fax); alknight2@goodmanmfg.com; www.goodmanmfg.com.

eProduct #198

Heil

Model: PGF packaged gas/electric

Footprint (in inches): 73 (w) by 48 (d)

Serviceability features: Externally mounted gauge ports, and easy-access air filters.

Technical support: Technical service advisor on staff at local distributor. Technical training available at ICP National Training Center (Lewisburg, Tenn.), at field schools held in participating distributor locations nationwide, and in ICP’s new mobile training center.

Noise-reduction features: Scroll compressor has external rubber mounts.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Key components are standardized throughout the product line.

Additional features: Compact design, aluminized steel tubular heat exchanger. Its convertible airflow discharge design allows installation in either horizontal or downflow applications. PGF units are designed with an induced-draft combustion system and in-shot burners. All models are equipped with a single scroll compressor.

Warranty information: Ten years limited on heat exchanger, five years limited on compressor, one-year limited on parts. A HELP® extended service agreement is available, offering a five-year and a 10-year extended service agreement on parts and labor.

Special installation requirements: Prewired for economizer. Designed for slide-in, plug-in economizer for easy installation.

Contact: Heil, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.heil-hvac.com.

eProduct #199

Model: PGS packaged gas/electric series

Footprint (in inches): 87-3/8 (w) by 57-3/4 (d)

Serviceability features: Toolless filter access panel and integrated gas control board with diagnostics.

Technical support: Technical service advisor on staff at local distributor. Technical training available at ICP National Training Center (Lewisburg, Tenn.), at field schools held in participating distributor locations nationwide, and in ICP’s new mobile training center.

Noise-reduction features: Belt-driven evaporator fans are designed to provide quiet operation.

Indoor air quality features: Accessories include fresh air dampers (manual and motorized).

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Key components are standardized throughout the product line.

Additional features: Unit comes prewired for economizer with the connecting plug conveniently located for easy installation.

Warranty information: Five years limited on heat exchanger, five years limited on compressor, one-year limited on parts. A HELP® extended service agreement is available, offering a five-year and a 10-year extended service agreement on parts and labor.

Special installation requirements: Commercial-strength base rails with built-in rigging capability. Utility connections routed through unit base pan, minimizing roof penetrations.

Contact: Heil, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.heil-hvac.com.

eProduct #200

ICP Commercial

Model: CHE Series 10-ton heat pump

Footprint (in inches): 59-1/2 (w) by 45-3/4 (d)

Serviceability features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Technical support: Technical service advisor on staff at local distributor. Technical training available at ICP National Training Center (Lewisburg, Tenn.), at field schools held in participating distributor locations nationwide, and in ICP’s new mobile training center.

Noise-reduction features: Single high-efficiency scroll compressor; suction line accumulators designed to smooth out refrigerant management during mild ambient conditions and the transitions during defrost operation to eliminate sounds associated with the scroll compressors pumping liquid refrigerant. Compressor is mounted on vibration isolators.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Key components are standardized throughout the product line.

Additional features: Features top discharge air design, corrosion-resistant grille, and an electronic defrost control. Its safety controls include high- and low-pressure switches, anti-cycle timer, crankcase heater, and compressor overload protection. It is constructed of prepainted galvanized steel and has copper tube/aluminum fin outdoor coil construction and PVC-coated steel wire condenser fan guards.

Warranty information: Five years limited on compressor, one-year limited on parts. A HELP® extended service agreement is available, offering a five-year and a 10-year extended service agreement on parts and labor.

Special installation requirements: Meets ASHRAE 90.1 efficiency standards. A low-ambient control device is available as an accessory.

Contact: ICP Commercial, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.icpcommercial.com.

eProduct #201

Model: PGE packaged gas/electric series

Footprint (in inches): 86-1/8 by 83-1/2 (d)

Serviceability features: Integrated gas control board with diagnostics, toolless filter access panel, and a TXV refrigerant metering device. It comes prewired for economizer.

Technical support: Technical service advisor on staff at local distributor. Technical training available at ICP National Training Center (Lewisburg, Tenn.), at field schools held in participating distributor locations nationwide, and in ICP’s new mobile training center.

Noise-reduction features: Belt-driven evaporator fans.

Indoor air quality features: Accessories include fresh air dampers (manual and motorized).

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Key components are standardized throughout the product line.

Additional features: Design allows flexibility for installation at ground level or on a rooftop. It features two-stage cooling with scroll compressor on each circuit. Refrigerant filter-driers are standard. High- and low-pressure controls provide system protection for extreme cooling operating conditions.

Warranty information: Ten years limited on heat exchanger, five years limited on compressor, one-year limited on parts. A HELP® extended service agreement is available, offering a five-year and a 10-year extended service agreement on parts and labor.

Special installation requirements: Roof penetrations are minimized due to routing pan utility connections (power, control wiring, and gas) through the unit’s base. Commercial-strength base rails feature built-in rigging capability. Features part-load operation using two stages of cooling.

Contact: ICP Commercial, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.icpcommercial.com.

eProduct #202

Lennox

Model: L Series packaged rooftop unit

Footprint (in inches): Varies.

Serviceability features: Toolless access doors, color-coded and numbered wiring, slab (non-bent) outdoor coils on units larger than six tons, slide-out blower deck, and isolated compressor compartment. Integrated Modular Control unit controller features alarms codes.

Technical support: Web site access to engineering data, wiring diagrams, and service literature at www.lennoxdavenet.com. Service assistance is available to Lennox dealers 12 hours a day, five days a week toll-free at 800-453-6669. On-site customized training and troubleshooting assistance is available through distribution centers.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Indoor air quality features: Humiditrol® dehumidification system, MERV-11 filter, economizers, demand control ventilation, sloped drain pans, and energy recovery systems.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with several thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: A majority of the components are common across all models in the line.

Additional features: Integrated Modular Control unit controller can diagnose over 85 different unit issues and perform over 110 unit functions. Configure-to-order manufacturing allows custom-built units to be built within three to four weeks. The Humiditrol dehumidification system features dehumidification-on-demand capabilities.

Warranty information: Fifteen years limited on stainless steel gas heat exchangers, 10 years limited on aluminized gas heat exchangers, five years limited on compressors, three years limited on Integrated Modular Control unit controller, and one year limited on all remaining components.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Lennox, Richardson, Texas; Attn: Mike Walker, 972-497-6124; 972-497-5112 (fax); mike.walker@lennoxind.com; www.lennox.com.

eProduct #203

Luxaire

Model: BAUP single packaged cooling and heating unit

Footprint (in inches): 49-1/8 (w) by 47-1/4 (d)

Serviceability features: Compact cabinet, up and horizontal application, slide-out blower assembly, and separate blower and burner door. Belt-drive blower offers easy access to blower motor.

Technical support: First level of support is provided by distribution; factory support is available to distributors and dealers by calling 877-874-7378 (877-UPG-SERV). Support is available from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern Time.

Noise-reduction features: Top discharge carries noise up and away from landscaping.

Indoor air quality features: 120-V output located on control board for power humidifier accessory.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Additional features: Compact cabinet consumes much less space and offers similar performance. Unit has 13-SEER efficiency level with factory-installed TXV.

Warranty information: Ten years limited on compressor, five years limited on parts.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Luxaire, Norman, Okla.; Attn: Andy Fracica, 405-419-6563; andy.fracica@york.com.

eProduct #204

Marvair

Model: Classic 12 heat pumps

Footprint (in inches): 86 by 44 by 23

Serviceability features: All service can be performed without entering the classroom.

Technical support: Available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Time at 229-273-3636. Service dispatch is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week at 229-273-3636.

Noise-reduction features: Large, slow-moving outdoor fan; two-speed indoor motor; scroll compressor.

Indoor air quality features: Ventilation options include GreenWheel™ ERV, hot gas reheat, up to 450 cfm of outside air with and without pressure relief, motorized and manual dampers, and 100 percent outside air economizer.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with standard thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares many components.

Additional features: No other vertical wall-mounted unit is more energy efficient, the company states.

Warranty information: Standard warranty is one year on parts, five years on compressor. Extended parts and labor warranties are available.

Special installation requirements: Factory-installed disconnects on all 208/230-V units. Sloped top eliminates need for rain hood. Built-in mounting flanges.

Contact: Marvair, Cordele, Ga.; Attn: Bill Wilson, 229-273-3636; 229-273-5154 (fax); bwilson@airxcel.com; www.marvair.com

eProduct #205

Mitsubishi Electric

Model: City Multi R2 variable refrigerant flow zoning system

Footprint (in inches): 39 by 33

Serviceability features: Inverter-driven scroll compressor. Unit is serviceable from front and back.

Technical support: Available from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 800-811-3112 (East), 800-811-3114 (Central), or 800-811-3115 (West). Automated, toll-free 24-hour service is available at 866-840-4822.

Noise-reduction features: Sound levels as follows: PURY80TMU — 56 dBA; PURY100TMU — 57 dBA. Indoor unit range is 24 to 49 dBA.

Indoor air quality features: Designed to provide exceptional humidity control because system is constantly running and indoor units are within the zone.

Thermostat compatibility: An extensive array of unit and system controllers are available, as well as WWW-enabled control functionality. Citi Multi can be tied into a building’s existing control network, such as LonWorks.

Replacement parts compatibility: Replacement parts are shared within the product family.

Additional features: This variable refrigerant flow zoning system has the ability to simultaneously heat and cool a building. It uses inverter motor and compressor technologies; up to 16 indoor units can be connected to a single outdoor unit, with combined capacities up to 12.5 tons (with the PURY100TMU). These systems are designed to be complete zoning systems for total system control from one source.

Warranty information: Six years on compressor, one year on parts. Extended warranty program is available for Diamond designers.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Mitsubishi Electric, Lawrenceville, Ga.; Attn: Mike Smith, 678-376-2900; 678-376-3540 (fax); info@hvac.mea.com; www.MitsubishiElectric.com/HVAC.

eProduct #206

Modine Mfg. Co.

Model: Model PDP gas-fired, power-vented unit heater

Footprint (in inches): Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Diagnostic LED on ignition controller, toolless bottom pan access, safety controls designed for easy access.

Technical support: Toll-free phone number directs callers to their local Modine representative by calling 800-828-4328 (HEAT) between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. Central Time.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Indoor air quality features: Blower units may be configured with Modine accessories for filtering the air.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most common thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares a large number of parts with the current gravity vented and separated combustion units.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Ten years on heat exchanger, two years on remaining parts.

Special installation requirements: Given the complexity of the product, there are many items covered in the installation and service manual, which is supplied with each unit or may be downloaded from the Modine Web site, www.modine.com.

Contact: Modine Manufacturing, Racine, Wis.; Attn: Hal Sindelar, 262-636-1565; 262-636-1665 (fax); h.m.sindelar@modine.com; www.modine.com.

eProduct #207

Model: WeatherHawk H Series gas furnace

Footprint (in inches): Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Service switches for burner/blower/damper, 14-point service circuit analyzer, separate line and low voltage terminal strips, easy burner/pilot access, and custom wiring diagrams.

Technical support: Available from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday through Friday at 540-261-2166.

Noise-reduction features: Blower and motor vibration isolation. Unit features double-wall construction and insulation.

Indoor air quality features: Three-way sloping drain pan, 100 percent outside air ventilation capability.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Common platform design, so almost all replacement parts are the same between indoor and outdoor units.

Additional features: Downstream cooling cabinet is factory installed. The unit can be ordered in right- and left-hand access configurations to match jobsite requirements.

Warranty information: One year on whole unit, two years on parts. Extended warranty is not available.

Special installation requirements: Factory installed dead-front disconnect switches eliminate time-consuming field mounting of a box-type disconnect. Roof curb discharge air and return air connection kits allow ductwork to be installed before unit arrival at jobsite. Through-the-roof curb gas and electrical connections minimize roof membrane penetrations.

Contact: Modine Manufacturing Co., Racine, Wis.; Attn: Joseph Van Beek, 262-636-1804; 262-636-1665 (fax); j.a.vanbeek@modine.com; www.modine.com.

eProduct #208

Multiaqua

Model: MACH060 heat pump

Footprint (in inches): Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Easy-access service panels, modular design.

Technical support: Available at 954-431-1300, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Noise-reduction features: Insulated for sound reduction.

Indoor air quality features: Dehumidification; mold and mildew control.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shared parts.

Additional features: Five-ton, single-phase heat pump circulating water.

Warranty information: One year on all parts, five years on compressor and heat exchanger.

Special installation requirements: No refrigerant handling for installation.

Contact: Multiaqua, Miramar, Fla.; Attn: Peter D’Ambrosio, 954-431-1300; 954-431-1303 (fax); peterd@multiaqua.com; www.multiaqua.com

eProduct #209

Reznor/Thomas & Betts

Model: Model UDBP of V3 Series of unit heaters

Footprint (in inches): Suspended unit.

Serviceability features: Easy-access service door.

Technical support: Contact local Reznor representative at 800-695-1901.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Most replacement parts are the same as the rest of the V3 Series.

Additional features: The new V3 Series of unit heaters uses the new TCORE2 burner and heat exchanger technology. The result is a unit heater that is up to 83 percent efficient.

Warranty information: Ten years on heat exchanger, five years on all electrical and mechanical parts.

Special installation requirements: Installation manual is shipped with every unit.

Contact: Reznor/Thomas & Betts, Memphis, Tenn.; 800-695-1901; 901-252-1305 (fax); hvacadmin@tnb.com; www.RezSpec.com.

eProduct #210

Rheem

Model: RKNP super high-efficiency package unit

Footprint (in inches): 93 by 58

Serviceability features: Easily accessible control box and blower section with slide-out blower. The condenser fan motor can be accessed and maintained through the blower compartment.

Technical support: Available Monday through Friday at 479-648-4900.

Noise-reduction features: Quiet scroll compressor and draft inducer motor.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts within the Rheem line.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Ten years on heat exchanger, five years on compressor, and one year on all other parts.

Special installation requirements: Typical installation.

Contact: Rheem, Fort Smith, Ark.; 479-646-4311; 479-648-4918 (fax); www.rheemac.com.

eProduct #211

Model: RRNA super high-efficiency package unit

Footprint (in inches): 49 by 45

Serviceability features: Easily accessible control box and blower section with slide-out blower. All units feature a system-matched MultiFlex coil with low static pressure drop. Refrigerant connections are conveniently located for service diagnostics. Single-point wiring.

Technical support: Available Monday through Friday at 479-648-4900.

Noise-reduction features: Scroll compressor and draft inducer motor.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models within the Rheem line.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Five years on compressor, one year on all other parts. Factory stainless steel heat exchanger has a 20-year warranty.

Special installation requirements: Typical installation.

Contact: Rheem, Fort Smith, Ark.; 479-646-4311; 479-648-4918 (fax); www.rheemac.com.

eProduct #212

Ruud

Model: UKNB super high-efficiency package unit

Footprint (in inches): 93 by 58

Serviceability features: Easily accessible control box and blower section with slide-out blower. The condenser fan motor can be accessed and maintained through the blower compartment.

Technical support: Available Monday through Friday at 479-648-4900.

Noise-reduction features: Scroll compressor and draft inducer motor.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts within the Ruud line.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Ten years on heat exchanger, five years on compressor, and one year on all other parts.

Special installation requirements: Typical installation.

Contact: Ruud, Fort Smith, Ark.; 479-646-4311; 479-648-4918 (fax); www.ruudac.com.

eProduct #213

Model: URNA super high-efficiency package unit

Footprint (in inches): 49 by 45

Serviceability features: Easily accessible control box and blower section with slide-out blower. All units feature a system-matched MultiFlex coil with low static pressure drop. Refrigerant connections are conveniently located for service diagnostics. Single-point wiring.

Technical support: Available Monday through Friday at 479-648-4900.

Noise-reduction features: Scroll compressor and draft inducer motor.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models within the Ruud line.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Five years on compressor, one year on all other parts. Factory stainless steel heat exchanger has a 20-year warranty.

Special installation requirements: Typical installation.

Contact: Ruud, Fort Smith, Ark.; 479-646-4311; 479-648-4918 (fax); www.ruudac.com.

eProduct #214

Tempstar

Model: CHE Series 7.5-ton heat pump

Footprint (in inches): 33 (w) by 35 (d)

Serviceability features: Externally mounted gauge ports.

Technical support: Technical service advisor on staff at local distributor available. Technical training available at ICP National Training Center (Lewisburg, Tenn.), at field schools held in participating distributor locations nationwide, and in ICP’s new mobile training center.

Noise-reduction features: Single high-efficiency scroll compressor. All models include suction line accumulators, regardless of the system refrigerant charge or unit capacity. The accumulators are designed to smooth out refrigerant management during mild ambient conditions and the transitions during defrost operation.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Key components are standardized throughout the product line.

Additional features: Top discharge design, corrosion-resistant grille. Prepainted fins provide additional corrosion resistance. It features an electronic defrost control and a thermostatic expansion valve.

Warranty information: Five years limited on compressor, one year limited on parts. A HELP® extended service agreement is available, offering a five-year and 10-year extended service agreement on parts and labor.

Special installation requirements: Meets ASHRAE 90.1 efficiency standards. High- and low-pressure switches, crankcase heater designed to provide compressor protection.

Contact: Tempstar, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.tempstar.com.

eProduct #215

Model: PGE package gas/electric series

Footprint (in inches): 87 (w) by 58 (d)

Serviceability features: Toolless filter access panel, integrated gas control board with diagnostics. Unit comes prewired for economizer.

Technical support: Technical service advisor on staff at local distributor available. Technical training available at ICP National Training Center (Lewisburg, Tenn.), at field schools held in participating distributor locations nationwide, and in ICP’s new mobile training center.

Noise-reduction features: Belt-driven evaporator fans.

Indoor air quality features: Accessories include fresh air dampers (manual and motorized).

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Key components are standardized throughout the product line.

Additional features: Design allows installation at ground level or on a rooftop. It also features two-stage cooling. Refrigerant filter-driers are standard. High- and low-pressure controls are designed to provide system protection for extreme cooling operating conditions.

Warranty information: Ten years limited on heat exchanger, five years limited on compressor, one year limited on parts. A HELP® extended service agreement is available, offering a five-year and 10-year extended service agreement on parts and labor.

Special installation requirements: Roof penetrations are minimized due to routing pan utility connections (power, control wiring, and gas) through the unit’s base. Commercial-strength base rails feature built-in rigging capability. Features part-load operation using two stages of cooling.

Contact: Tempstar, Nashville, Tenn.; Attn: John Mott, 800-315-4370; 615-383-2215 (fax); john.mott@mottpr.com; www.tempstar.com.

eProduct #216

Trane

Model: Odyssey TWA heat pump

Footprint (in inches): 41 by 34

Serviceability features: Outdoor units feature single-side service/access, numbered and colored control wiring, and standardized and compact cabinets.

Technical support: Local IWD, DSO, CSO.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Replacement parts are compatible.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Call local IWD, DSO, CSO office.

Special installation requirements: Designed to be very installation friendly. Special care should be taken while sizing the refrigeration piping between the outdoor units and air-handling units.

Contact: Trane; www.trane.com.

eProduct #217

York

Model: BHP single packaged cooling and heating unit

Footprint (in inches): 49-1/8 by 47-1/4

Serviceability features: Compact cabinet, up and horizontal application, slide-out blower assembly, separate blower and burner door for easy access. Belt-drive blower offers easy access to blower motor.

Technical support: First level of support is provided by distribution; factory support is available to distributors and dealers by calling 877-874-7378 (877-UPG-SERV). Support is available from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern Time.

Noise-reduction features: Top discharge carries noise up and away from landscaping.

Indoor air quality features: 120-V output located on control board for power humidifier accessory.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Additional features: Compact cabinet consumes much less space and offers similar performance; 13-SEER efficiency level with factory-installed TXV.

Warranty information: Ten years limited on compressor and five years limited on parts.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: York, Norman, Okla.; Attn: Andy Fracica, 405-419-6563; andy.fracica@york.com.

eProduct #218

Model: MagnaDRY high-efficiency single packaged rooftop unit

Footprint (in inches): 53 by 92 by 181

Serviceability features: Permanently lubricated condenser and evaporator fan motor bearings need no annual maintenance.

Technical support: First level of support is provided by distribution; factory support is available to distributors and dealers by calling 877-874-7378 (877-UPG-SERV). Support is available from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern Time.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Indoor air quality features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Additional features: Through its balanced V-coil design, the Sunline MagnaDRY can provide optimum levels of dehumidification without overcooling a space.

Warranty information: Ten years limited on heat exchanger, five years on compressor, one year on parts.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: York, Norman, Okla.; Attn: Andy Fracica, 405-419-6563; andy.fracica@york.com.

eProduct #219

Publication date: 09/22/2003

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