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2010 Residential Cooling Showcase

April 12, 2010


This photo feature provides in-depth information on the features of each individual residential cooling product and also includes technical support information from the manufacturer.

To view the Residential Cooling Showcase product grid, see the feature article “Keeping Customers Cool With Quality Residential Equipment” in this issue.

AAON

Model: RQ Series packaged rooftop unit, heat pump, and outdoor air-handling unit

Footprint (inches): 82 (length) by 44 (width) by 43 (height)

Serviceability features: Service access doors with full-length, stainless steel piano hinges and zinc cast, lockable handles provide installation and maintenance service access to controls, filters, fans, compressors, condensers, refrigerant-to-water heat exchangers, heaters, dampers, energy recovery wheels, and coils. Direct-drive supply fans have no belt maintenance requirements.

Technical support: Contact local AAON representative.

Technical support materials: Installation, O&M manual, laminated color-coded wiring diagram, and run test report are provided within the control and compressor service compartment. Parts are available directly online (www.aaonparts.com).

Noise-reduction features: Direct-drive, backward-curved plenum fans do not create belt noise. High-efficiency fans create less noise. Two-inch, double-wall, rigid polyurethane foam panel construction dampens compressor noise.

IAQ equipment supported: Four-inch high-efficiency pleated filters (MERV 11, 13, 14), double-wall construction, stainless steel drain pans, optional interior corrosion protection, optional AAONAIRE® energy recovery, optional E-coated coils, optional modulating humidity control, and makeup air capability can improve IAQ.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Variable-capacity scroll compressors and ECM-driven, direct-drive, backward-curved plenum supply fans provide energy savings and consistent temperature control at all conditions. Double-wall foam-insulated construction provides energy savings by reducing infiltration and heat transfer through the cabinet. Air-source and geothermal heat pump configurations provide energy-efficient cooling and heating.

Warranty information: Standard two-year material and workmanship defect and one-year labor. Five-year nonprorated compressor. Fifteen-year nonprorated aluminized steel gas heater. Twenty-five-year nonprorated stainless steel gas heater warranty.

Special installation requirements: Most features and options are factory installed.

Contact: AAON, 918-583-2266; www.aaon.com

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Acadia

Model: 024 heat pump

Footprint (inches): 48.5 (length) by 31 (width) by 28 (height)

Serviceability features: Industry-standard components within the system. The new multistage logic control board has new diagnostic field tests and digital readout. The new control board will also have the ability to communicate with a laptop or PDA for ease in troubleshooting and diagnosis. Easily accessible service panel. Foil-insulated cabinet to enhance visibility.

Technical support: 24 hours at 207-990-5600.

Technical support materials: All technical support materials such as the spec sheets, installation manual, performance charts, and technical paper are available online. Wiring diagrams, zone control information, troubleshooting-service information, and repair parts are accessible through the Hallowell Technical Department.

Noise-reduction features: Insulated and isolated compressor department from the coil. Fully insulated line set. Discharge muffler on the primary compressor.

IAQ equipment supported: UV, electronic, and media filtration products.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The system uses a true-split 50/50 staging, where stage one uses 50 percent capacity and 50 percent electrical. Stage two utilizes 100 percent capacity. This allows for better dehumidification and load management.

Warranty information: Five-year parts. Extended warranties are available directly through distributors.

Special installation requirements: Insulate the entire line set from the condensing unit to the AHU. Elevate the condensing unit at least 6-8 inches on snow stands or more depending on the climate zone. Ten conductor thermostat wire is necessary for electrical components. Filter-drier is to be installed inside by the AHU and insulated.

Contact: Hallowell International, 207-990-5600; www.gotohallowell.com

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Model: 036 heat pump

Footprint (inches): 48.5 (length) by 31 (width) by 28 (height)

Serviceability features: Industry-standard components within the system. The new multistage logic control board has new diagnostic field tests and digital readout. The new control board also has the ability to communicate with a laptop or PDA for ease in troubleshooting and diagnosis. Accessible service panel. Foil-insulated cabinet to enhance visibility.

Technical support: 24 hours at 207-990-5600.

Technical support materials: All technical support materials such as the spec sheets, installation manual, performance charts, and technical paper are available at www.gotohallowell.com. Wiring diagrams, zone control information, troubleshooting-service information, and repair parts are accessible through the Hallowell Technical Department.

Noise-reduction features: Insulated and isolated compressor department from the coil. Fully insulated line set. Discharge muffler on the primary compressor.

IAQ equipment supported: UV, electronic and media filtration products.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The system uses a true-split 50/50 staging, where stage one uses 50 percent capacity and 50 percent electrical. Stage two utilizes 100 percent capacity, allowing for better dehumidification and load management.

Warranty information: Five-year parts. Extended warranties are available directly through distributors.

Special installation requirements: Insulate the entire line set from the condensing unit to the AHU. Elevate the condensing unit at least 6-8 inches on snow stands, or more depending on the climate zone. Ten conductor thermostat wire is necessary for the electrical components. Filter-drier is to be installed inside by the AHU and insulated.

Contact: Hallowell International, 207-990-5600; www.gotohallowell.com

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AirEase

Model: 4SHP16 heat pump

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 31 (width) by 38 (height)

Serviceability features: Easy-to-remove (two screws) louvered panels to access coils. Double and single concentric knockouts for quick electrical connections. Ground lugs standard on all models. Corner-mounted service valves for access.

Technical support: Available Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern at 800-515-3501.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagram, troubleshooting information, installation data performance, parts and accessories documentation all readily available.

Noise-reduction features: Comes standard with compressor sound blankets to help lower sound levels.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with most IAQ products.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: All new for 2010, the 16-SEER heat pumps meet criteria for tax credit-qualifying equipment. Five-ton match complements the 2-, 3-, and 4-ton matches.

Warranty information: Ten-year compressor, 10-year parts (with registration).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Allied Air Enterprises, 803-738-4114; www.alliedair.com

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Amana

Model: ASXC18 air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 36 (length) by 36 (width) by 38 (height)

Serviceability features: Diagnostic indicator lights and storage of six fault codes, expanded Comfort Alert diagnostics built in, color-coded terminal strip, fully charged for 15-feet tubing length, coil and ambient temperature sensors, sweat connection service valves with access to gauge ports, top and side maintenance access, single-panel access to controls with space provided for field-installed accessories.

Technical support: Available from all distributors of Amana brand HVAC products; factory support available at 888-593-9988.

Technical support materials: All technical documents are available from distributors of the brand and can be found at several Websites.

Noise-reduction features: High-density foam compressor sound blanket, isolated mounting of compressor, sound-control top discharge, two-speed quiet condenser fan motor.

IAQ equipment supported: This unit supports the operation and function of all IAQ products.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: This unit can be installed independently or as part of a ComfortNet™ communicating system. When installed as part of the system, only two low-voltage wires are required for connection to achieve full communicating status for auto configuration.

Warranty information: Lifetime unit replacement limited warranty, 10-year parts limited.

Special installation requirements: No special installation requirements.

Contact: Goodman Mfg. Co., L.P., 713-263-5064; www.amana-hac.com

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Model: ASZC18 heat pump

Footprint (inches): 36 (length) by 36 (width) by 35 (height)

Serviceability features: Diagnostic indicator lights and storage of six fault codes, expanded Comfort Alert diagnostics built in, color-coded terminal strip, fully charged for 15 feet of tubing length, coil and ambient temperature sensors, sweat connection service valves with access to gauge ports, top and side maintenance access, and single-panel access to controls with space provided for field-installed accessories.

Technical support: Available from all Amana brand HVAC distributors; factory support available at 888-593-9988.

Technical support materials: All technical support items are available from the brand’s distributors and can be found at various Websites.

Noise-reduction features: High-density foam compressor sound blanket, isolated mounting of compressor, exclusive sound control top, two-speed quiet condenser motor.

IAQ equipment supported: This unit supports all IAQ products.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: This unit can be installed separately or as part of a ComfortNet communicating system. When installed as part of the ComfortNet system, only two low-voltage wires are required for connection to achieve full communicating status for auto configuration.

Warranty information: Lifetime unit replacement limited warranty, 10-year parts limited.

Special installation requirements: No special installations requirements are associated with this product.

Contact: Goodman Mfg. Co., L.P., 713-263-5064; www.amana-hac.com

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American Standard Heating and Air Conditioning

Model: Allegiance® 14 noncommunicating, 4A6B4

Footprint (inches): 33-45 (length) by 37 (width) by 34 (height)

Serviceability features: Easy-Sess™ cabinet, service access, and refrigerant connections with full coil protection. Easy single side access. Easy top and fan removal. Refrigerant components outside of coil. Easy coil cleaning. Roto-lock fitting/no brazing. Standardized component locations.

Technical support: Contact local distributor.

Technical support materials: The ASDealernet intranet site for dealers and distributors allows access to the most current support materials, including Catalog Pages, Installer Guides, Service Facts, Dealer Sheet, Product Data, Submittals, and Owners’ Manuals.

Noise-reduction features: None.

IAQ equipment supported: Add the AccuClean™ whole-home air cleaner to the system for advanced air filtration that removes dust, pollen, and other irritants from conditioned air for a cleaner, healthier, more comfortable home.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Offers families a new option when it comes to having an ultra-efficient choice for home comfort and potential energy savings. Many tax credit combinations can help homeowners beat the heat and high cooling bills.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited compressor, five-year outdoor coil and parts (when registered). Optional extended warranties available. Warranties are for residential use only; some exclusions may apply.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: American Standard, 903-581-3467; www.americanstandardair.com

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Model: Allegiance® 15/4A7A5 air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 29-45 (length) by 33 or 37 (width), by 30 or 34 (height)

Serviceability features: Easy-Sess cabinet, service access, and refrigerant connections with full coil protection. Easier single-side access. Easier top and fan removal. Refrigerant components outside of coil. Easier coil cleaning. Roto-lock fitting (no brazing). Standardized component locations. Full-length control and service valve cover.

Technical support: Contact local distributor.

Technical support materials: The ASDealernet dealer-distributor intranet site allows quick access to the most current support materials, including Catalog Pages, Installer Guides, Service Facts, dealer Sheet, Product Data, Submittals, and Owners’ Manuals.

Noise-reduction features: Sound enclosure on the compressor (select models). The lowest sound level of any American Standard single-stage system.

IAQ equipment supported: Add the AccuClean whole-home air cleaner to the system for advanced air filtration that removes dust, pollen, and other irritants from conditioned air for a cleaner, healthier, more comfortable home.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The unit provides the highest efficiency attainable in a single-stage system, with reliability. The 15-SEER rating makes it an excellent choice for home comfort, and it potentially qualifies for a federal tax credit as part of an eligible system.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited compressor, outdoor coil and parts (when registered). Optional extended warranties available. Warranties are for residential use only; some exclusions may apply.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: American Standard, 903-581-3467; www.americanstandardair.com

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Arcoaire

Model: DX 1500 heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31-35 (length) by 31-35 (width) by 29-40 (height)

Serviceability features: Comfort Alert™ troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions. Innovative control box with easier-to-remove panel for troubleshooting access to components (plug and play), control accessories prepunched for attachment. Three-piece grille panels are easier to remove separately to view and clean. Free-and-Clear access to service valves on all models.

Technical support: Technical Service Advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance, troubleshooting. Technical training is available 24/7/365 online at www.GoArcoaire.com and at field schools held at participating distributor locations nationwide.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online at the dealer Website includes product spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals.

Noise-reduction features: Units are equipped with scroll compressors and two-speed fan motors to minimize sound at maximum performance. High-performance compressor sound shield is standard. Aerodynamic air discharge design reduces operating sounds.

IAQ equipment supported: Supports a wide range of products, including filters, humidifiers, UV lights, and EACs.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Tax credit ratings with selected fan coils in every model; 15-SEER efficiency rating. Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions. Tight wire coil guard with 3/8-inch spacing provides maximum protection with optimal airflow. An Air Management System (AMS) helps improve performance without increasing sound.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited parts, including compressor and coils, to original homeowner. Restrictions apply. See warranty for details. This product qualifies for the Five-Year No Hassle Replacement™ limited warranty. (If the compressor or covered coil fails within five years from the installation date, ICP will provide a replacement outdoor unit at no charge. Some restrictions apply. See warranty for details.)

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: International Comfort Products, LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.goarcoaire.com

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Model: DXT+ air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 35 (length) by 35 (width) by 37-40 (height)

Serviceability features: Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions. Innovative control box with easier-to-remove panel for troubleshooting access to components (plug and play), control accessories prepunched for attachment. Three-piece grille panels are easier to remove separately to view and clean. Free-and-Clear access to service valves on all models.

Technical support: Technical Service Advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance, troubleshooting. Technical training is available 24/7/365 online, and at field schools held at participating distributor locations nationwide.

Technical support materials: Product information posted at dealer Website includes spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals.

Noise-reduction features: Ultratech compressors and two-speed fan motors minimize sound at maximum performance. High-performance compressor sound shield standard.

IAQ equipment supported: Supports a wide range of products including filters, humidifiers, UV lights, and EACs.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions. Provides two-stage comfort. Efficiencies up to 18 SEER. Tight wire coil guard with 3/8-inch spacing provides maximum protection with optimal airflow. Air Management System (AMS) improves performance without increasing sound.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited parts, including compressor and coils, to original homeowner. Restrictions apply. See warranty for details. This product qualifies for the 10-Year No Hassle Replacement™ limited warranty. (If the compressor or covered coil fails within 10 years from the installation date, then ICP will provide a replacement outdoor unit at no charge. Some restrictions apply. See warranty for details.)

Special installation requirements: TXV expansion devices recommended for maximum system reliability. The units must be installed with a fan coil or furnace capable of supporting two-stage cooling.

Contact: International Comfort Products, LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.goarcoaire.com

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Armstrong Air

Model: 4AC13 air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 24 (length) by 24 (width) by 29 (height)

Serviceability features: Easy to remove (two screws) louvered panels to access coils. Double and single concentric knockouts for quick electrical connections. Ground lugs standard on all models. Corner mounted service valves for easier access.

Technical support: Available at 800-515-3501 from Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagram, troubleshooting information, installation data performance, parts and accessories documentation all readily available.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with most IAQ products.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Ten-year compressor, 10-year parts (with registration).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Allied Air Enterprises, 803-738-4114; www.alliedair.com

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Model: 4SHP16 heat pump

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 31 (width) by 38 (height)

Serviceability features: Easy-to-remove (two screws) louvered panels to access coils. Double and single concentric knockouts for quick electrical connections. Ground lugs standard on all models. Corner-mounted service valves for easier access.

Technical support: Available at 800-515-3501, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagram, troubleshooting information, installation data performance, parts and accessories documentation all readily available.

Noise-reduction features: Comes standard with compressor sound blankets to help lower sound levels.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with most IAQ products.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: All new for 2010, the 16-SEER heat pumps meet the criteria for tax credit-qualifying equipment. Five-ton match complements the 2-, 3-, and 4-ton matches available at a low cost.

Warranty information: Ten-year compressor, 10-year parts (with registration).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Allied Air Enterprises, 803-738-4114; www.alliedair.com

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Bard Manufacturing

Model: GeoTec/GV Series geothermal heat pump

Footprint (inches): 26 (length) by 27 (width) by 48 (height)

Serviceability features: Two-stage step capacity scroll compressor, R-410A refrigerant, and variable-speed ECM motor for higher efficiencies and quieter performance. Increased dealer-friendly installation and service features include left- or right-side water connections outside the cabinet, left- or right-hand access to control panel, slide-in electric heat packages, and simplified wiring and troubleshooting.

Technical support: In-house and field classes available. Service provided through distribution network.

Technical support materials: Service parts guides, wiring diagrams, installation manuals (digital and printed formats), Website.

Noise-reduction features: Scroll step-capacity compressor, ECM blower motor, service compartment insulated to reduce noise levels.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with field-installed electronic air cleaners or high-efficiency media-type filters through the installing dealers.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Suitable for ground water or ground loop applications. Features multicapacity two-stage compressor, variable-speed ECM blower motor, R-410A refrigerant, Energy Star efficiency rating, built-in domestic hot water heat exchanger, COP ratings up to 5.4, and EER ratings up to 30.6.

Warranty information: Limited 10-year parts.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Bard Mfg. Co. Inc., 419-636-1194; www.bardhvac.com

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Broan

Model: FS4BI iQ Drive air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 31 (width) by 37-45 (height)

Serviceability features: The iQ Drive is designed to make servicing easier. Access panels are provided to all controls and the compressor from the side of the unit. A removable top grille assembly facilitates service from the top without disconnecting fan motor leads. Compact footprint makes transporting and installation easier.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Technical specs and installation instructions available online via the Broan dealer extranet and www.nordyne.com.

Noise-reduction features: Swept-wing fan blade and compressor sound blanket. Inverter-driven rotary compressor operates at a reduced capacity for additional noise reduction.

IAQ equipment supported: Upgraded filters, media and electronic air cleaners, UV lights.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Rated a Consumers Digest Best Buy for premium air conditioners, the iQ Drive® air conditioner features fully variable-speed compressor technology, modulating over a 5°F temperature range as needed. The system may run anywhere between 40 and 118 percent of capacity to provide rapid cooling or heating. The iQ Drive’s built-in humidity control activates humidifier equipment (if supplied) and reduces blower speed if indoor relative humidity is greater than set point (default set at 60 percent).

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year parts and 10-year Quality Pledge to replace the entire unit if the compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: Dealers must have factory certification before installing an iQ Drive system.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7548; www.broanhvac.net

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Model: P5RF two-stage package A/C

Footprint (inches): 49 (length) by 35 (width) by 30-38 (height)

Serviceability features: Includes accessible service valves and access panels to all major components. Compact footprint and profile make the unit easier to transport and install. A 0-inch clearance to combustibles on duct side of the unit allows for installations in tight areas.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Technical specs and installation instructions available online via Broan dealer extranet and www.nordyne.com.

Noise-reduction features: Standard compressor blanket and swept-wing fan blade.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The efficient packaged air conditioner qualifies for the federal tax credit. Because of its efficient ECM blower motor and two-stage compressor, it qualifies for Broan’s ecoLogic green seal.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year parts and 10-year Quality Pledge to replace the entire unit if the compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-751-7481; www.broanhvac.net

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Bryant Heating and Cooling Systems

Model: Evolution® 186B single stage air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 31 (width) by 32 (height)

Serviceability features: Compatible with either an Evolution Control or thermostat. When installed with an Evolution Control, the service contractor can read the last 10 system faults in English.

Technical support: Available at 800-428-4326 on weekdays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Contact local distributor for information. All unit specs are available in product data sheet PDS186B-01.

Noise-reduction features: A compressor sound blanket reduces noise associated with the compressor.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: This air conditioner has flexibility in AHRI ratings. The family will achieve 16 SEER with 13 EER ratings up through 5 tons. This unit will also achieve Energy Star ratings through 5 tons in a coil-only application. Visit www.ahridirectory.org for the latest rating combinations.

Warranty information: To the original owner, 10-year parts limited upon timely registration of new equipment. Warranty period is five years if not registered within 90 days. Jurisdictions where warranty restrictions are not allowed automatically receive a 10-year parts warranty. See warranty on Website for complete details.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Bryant Heating and Cooling Systems, 317-240-5231; www.bryant.com

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Model: Evolution® 285A single-stage heat pump

Footprint (inches): 35 (length) by 35 (width) by 32 (height)

Serviceability features: Compatible with either an Evolution Control or a thermostat. When installed with an Evolution Control, the service contractor can read the last 10 system faults in English.

Technical support: Available at 800-428-4326 on weekdays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Contact local distributor for information. All unit specs are available in the product data sheet PDS285A-01.

Noise-reduction features: Comes standard with a compressor sound blanket to reduce noise associated with the compressor.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The heat pump family will achieve 15 SEER, 12.5 EER, with 8.5 HSPF ratings in 1.5- through 5-ton models. Visit www.ahridirectory.org for the latest rating combinations.

Warranty information: To the original owner, 10-year parts limited upon timely registration of new equipment. Warranty period is five years if not registered within 90 days. Jurisdictions where warranty restrictions are not allowed automatically receive a 10-year parts warranty. See warranty online for complete details.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Bryant Heating and Cooling Systems, 317-240-5231; www.bryant.com

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Carrier Corp.

Model: Performance™ Series 24APA7 air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 31 (width) by 39 (height)

Serviceability features: System supports Infinity™ control or standard thermostat controls. Infinity control gives up to 73 scripted points of diagnostics and also provides integrated low ambient down to 0°F. Standard unit includes high and low pressure switches, coil and ambient air sensors, crankcase heater, and field-installed filter drier.

Technical support: Contact local distributor for technical support.

Technical support materials: Contact local distributor for additional supporting materials, up to and including long-line applications.

Noise-reduction features: Standard unit includes sound blanket and sound levels as low as 71 dBA.

IAQ equipment supported: As part of a ducted system, Carrier systems can support many of the unique IAQ features, such as the Infinity air purifier, UV lights, humidifiers, and Carrier exclusive features such as Ideal Humidity™, Smart Evap™, and Comfort Fan™.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: System combinations (with appropriate indoor equipment) provide 2010 tax credit eligible values.

Warranty information: Ten-year parts limited when properly registered; see warranty at www.residential.carrier.com for complete details. Additionally, the manufacturer also offers a variety of extended warranty programs.

Special installation requirements: No special installation required. The Infinity Control can simplify the installation by utilizing a four-wire hook-up design. The communicating system provides easier installation.

Contact: Carrier Corp., 317-240-5282; www.residential.carrier.com

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Century

Model: HAGV Series air handler

Footprint (inches): 21-24 (length) by 21 (width) by 48-59 (height)

Serviceability features: Slide-out blower assembly speeds service and maintenance. Panels are easily removed for access to components.

Technical support: Available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays at 517-787-2100.

Technical support materials: Installation, operating, and maintenance manual with parts list available on Website or by e-mail.

Noise-reduction features: Full cabinet insulation reduces blower motor noise. Cabinet is 22-gauge galvanized steel. ECM brushless blower motor operates more quietly than PSC.

IAQ equipment supported: Durable, noncorrosive drain pans have primary and secondary openings for right or left connections, meet ASHRAE standard for IAQ.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: AHRI matched to Century condensing units and heat pumps. Comes a/c ready with installed coil equipped with R-410A thermal expansion valve. Variable-speed ECM blower motor adjusts cfm to remain constant over a wide variety of static pressures in the system. Blower time delay increases cooling efficiency. Optional heater kits available.

Warranty information: Limited 12 years when part of AHRI matched system and with registration by original owner within 90 days of purchase (other restrictions apply, see Website for printed warranty details). Extended service agreement available through AssurancePlus program.

Special installation requirements: Unit is shipped in upflow/horizontal-left configuration and can be converted in the field to horizontal-right airflow without additional parts. Factory-installed coil is equipped with TXV. Can be installed with zero clearance to combustible materials.

Contact: Century, 517-787-2100; www.century-hvac.com

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Model: TGRG Series package unit

Footprint (inches): 52 (length) by 48 (width) by 36-41 (height)

Serviceability features: Unit is wired and factory assembled with single-point wiring for fast hookups and service. Refrigerant connections are located for diagnosis and service, and panels are readily removed. Control box is easy accessed.

Technical support: Available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays at 517-787-2100.

Technical support materials: Installation/Operation/Maintenance Manual and parts list available online or by e-mail.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Filter for return air duct is provided. A field-installed internal filter kit is available.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Space-saving design makes unit suited to variety of applications. Enhanced fins and rifled copper tubing provide excellent heat transfer and efficiency; the thermal expansion valve is designed for superior superheat control. Multiple features provide superior water management, including one-piece top with deep flange. Unit can be modified to fit horizontal or vertical configuration without a transition plenum. Louvered condenser compartment protects the coil.

Warranty information: Limited five-year compressor, 10-year heat exchanger, and one-year parts (some limitations apply, see Website for printed warranty details). Extended service agreements are available through AssurancePlus program.

Special installation requirements: Unit can be rooftop or slab mounted. Side- and down-discharge convertibility is standard on all models. An internal trap eliminates the time required to install an external trap on-site. Forkable baserail makes it easier to handle the unit, even for rooftop installations.

Contact: Century, 517-787-2100; www.century-hvac.com

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ClimateMaster

Model: Tranquility (TTP) Outdoor Split Series

Footprint (inches): 37 (length) by 26 (width) by 29 (height)

Serviceability features: Removable service panels. Control box provides easier access to all internal components. Factory-installed liquid line filter-drier. Brass swivel-type water connections for quick connection and elimination of wrenches or sealants during installation (indoor model). Bidirectional thermal expansion valve. CXM control features status lights with memory for easier diagnostics. High- and low-pressure service ports on refrigerant circuit.

Technical support: Available at 405-745-6000.

Technical support materials: All technical support materials are available online.

Noise-reduction features: Double isolation-mounted compressors; insulated compressor compartment; interior cabinet insulation using ½-inch coated glass fiber.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Easily connects to a new or existing fossil fuel and electric furnaces. Designed for the replacement market, quiet outdoor installations with weather- and sound-insulated cabinets make it the perfect fit. Ideal for retrofits to heat and cool customers’ homes quietly, efficiently, and economically. Customers get the maximum in convenience and earth-friendly comfort.

Warranty information: Standard and extended warranty is available. Contact manufacturer for more details.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: ClimateMaster, 405-745-6000; www.climatemaster.com

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Coaire

Model: COTC36M2Z split system

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 29 (width) by 25 (height)

Serviceability features: Easy access to all components.

Technical support: Available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at 562-699-6066.

Technical support materials: Service manuals, wiring diagrams.

Noise-reduction features: Swept-wing fan blade.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Scroll compressor, swept-wing fan blade for low noise levels, small footprint.

Warranty information: Ten-year compressor, 10-year parts.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Coaire, 562-699-6066; www.coaire.com

eProduct 181

Coleman

Model: Echelon™ horizontal-discharge condensing unit, TCHD

Footprint (inches): 15-17 (length) by 37-45 (width) by 25-43 (height)

Serviceability features: Fully exposed refrigerant connections and a single panel covering the electrical controls make for easier servicing. Secured, reusable service valves on the liquid and vapor sweat connections ensure easier evacuating and charging. Long-life, permanently lubricated motor bearings need no annual servicing.

Technical support: First level of support is provided by the distributor. Factory support is available to distributors and dealers by calling 877-874-7378, 7 a.m.-6 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: A full technical guide includes wiring diagrams, sizes, parts, accessories, part numbers, and installation instructions, available online or by request.

Noise-reduction features: The WhisperDrive™ System utilizes a swept-wing fan design, isolated compressor compartment, and high-efficiency compressor technology to provide quieter operation and more energy-efficient performance.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with a complete line of Coleman residential IAQ products, including ventilation systems, UV air-treatment systems, hybrid electronic and media air cleaners, and whole-house humidifiers.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The MicroChannel aluminum coil technology enhances efficiencies and makes it long lasting, light, and easier to service. It features a compact, slim-line design that makes the unit perfect for small yards and zero-lot-line homes. The stackable unit only requires a 6-inch clearance on either the air discharge or inlet.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited parts and 10-year limited compressor (requires online registration within 60 days of installation).

Special installation requirements: None. The design allows for easier installation in tight spaces, and units can be stacked. Installation time and costs are reduced by easier power and control wiring connections. The unit comes out of the box for 200-foot line set lengths.

Contact: Johnson Controls Inc./Coleman, 405-419-6230; www.colemanhvacdealer.com

eProduct 182

Model: LX Series air conditioner (TCJF) with air handler (AHX)

Footprint (inches): 29-34 (length) by 29-34 (width) by 28-40 (height)

Serviceability features: The footprint makes it easier to install where space is limited. Fully exposed refrigerant connections and a single panel covering the electrical controls make for easier servicing. The MicroChannel aluminum coil enhances serviceability.

Technical support: First level of support is provided by the distributor. Factory support is available to distributors and dealers by calling 877-874-7378, 7 a.m.-6 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: A full technical guide includes wiring diagrams, sizes, parts, accessories, part numbers, and installation instructions is available online or by request. Information about the X-13 air handler is also available by request.

Noise-reduction features: The upward airflow carries the normal operating noise away from the living area. The rigid top panel isolates any motor sound, and the isolator-mounted compressor and rippled fins of the condenser coil muffle the normal fan motor and compressor operating sounds. A sound blanket and swept-wing fan blade help provide even quieter operations. The air handler’s X-13 air circulating blower ensures quiet indoor operation.

IAQ equipment supported: LX Series air conditioners with X-13 air handlers are compatible with a complete line of Coleman residential IAQ products, including ventilation systems, UV air treatment systems, hybrid electronic and media air cleaners, and whole-house humidifiers.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The air conditioner with the air handler create a high-value, high-efficiency, cost-effective, sustainable cooling system. MicroChannel technology uses less refrigerant. and system ratings are increased by as much as 1 SEER thanks to the quiet DC blower motor.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited parts and 10-year limited compressor (requires online registration within 60 days of installation).

Special installation requirements: TXV; both the air conditioner and the air handler are easier to install.

Contact: Johnson Controls Inc./Coleman, 405-419-6230; www.colemanhvacdealer.com

eProduct 183

Comfort-Aire

Model: HPV Series geothermal heat pump

Footprint (inches): 34-54 (length) by 19-24 (width) by 11-21 (height)

Serviceability features: Panels on three sides are removable for easier access to components for service and maintenance. Service valves are built in and CMX controls with LED status light has memory feature to simplify diagnosis. Removable blower inlet rings allow easier access to the fan and motor. Performance-monitoring system signals a potential problem before a lock-out occurs so service can be scheduled.

Technical support: Available weekdays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at 517- 787-2100.

Technical support materials: Engineering Design Guide, IOM, and Parts List are available on the Website or by e-mail.

Noise-reduction features: Special compressor and motor mountings reduce vibration and any related sound; flexible torsion motor mounting further reduces vibration. Compressor compartment is insulated, and compressor and air handler compartments are separated by an insulated divider. A discharge muffler on the compressor reduces inherent compressor pulse noise.

IAQ equipment supported: Comes with 1-inch disposable filters.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Extended operating range of 20° to 120°F entering water temperature makes HPV Series suitable for virtually all climates and applications. Performance monitoring system and seven safeties protect the unit and the installation. Comes with desuperheater for domestic hot water generator with built-in circulating pump for extra value. Compact vertical design fits well in equipment rooms and closets.

Warranty information: Limited seven-year compressor, five-year parts (some restrictions apply, see printed warranty for details). Extended service agreements available through AssurancePlus program.

Special installation requirements: Comes with factory-installed TXV. Geothermal piping field required; installation can be ground water or ground loop design.

Contact: Comfort-Aire, 517-787-2100; www.comfort-aire.com

eProduct 184

Model: MAHG Series package A/C for manufactured housing

Footprint (inches): 59 (length) by 33 (width) by 29-37 (height)

Serviceability features: Outdoor section top cover is easily removed for access to components; the control box leaves plenty of room for connections; wires are coded by number and color; indoor section top opens easily for access to blower, motor, and indoor coil.

Technical support: Available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays at 517-787-2100.

Technical support materials: Design Guide, Installation/Operation/Maintenance Manual, and parts list available on Website or by e-mail.

Noise-reduction features: Interior of cabinet is lined with foil-faced insulation. On base of unit, closed-cell insulation helps moisture from being absorbed.

IAQ equipment supported: Closed-cell insulation on unit base not only prevents moisture from being absorbed into unit, but also helps reduce any mold content for improved IAQ. Sloped drain pan removes condensate to maintain good IAQ.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: MAHG Series is ideal for manufactured home installations, rooftop installations, and for conventionally built structures. Powder coat paint on exterior protects against sharp edges, meets 1,000-hour salt spray test, and provides attractive appearance. Indoor motor and blower system will achieve 400 cfm per ton up to a minimum of 0.8 inch of static pressure to overcome poor duct design. Optional electric heat can be installed in the field.

Warranty information: Limited five-year (some restrictions apply, see printed warranty for details). Extended service agreements available through AssurancePlus program.

Special installation requirements: For space limited installations, unit can be installed flush to the structure without blocking airflow over the outdoor coil or making screws on access panels inaccessible. Two 14-inch duct collars included. Optional electric heat can be installed in the field.

Contact: Comfort-Aire, 517-787-2100; www.comfort-aire.com

eProduct 185

Comfortmaker

Model: SoftSound™ SX 2500 heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31-35 (length) by 31-35 (width) by 29-40 (height)

Serviceability features: Three-piece grille panels are easier to remove separately to view and clean. Free-and-clear access to service valves on all models. Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions. Innovative control box with easier-to-remove panel for troubleshooting access to components (plug and play), control accessories prepunched for attachment.

Technical support: Technical Service Advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance, troubleshooting. Technical training is available 24/7/365 online and at field schools held at participating distributor locations nationwide.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online at dealer Website includes product spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals.

Noise-reduction features: Aerodynamic air-discharge design reduces operating sounds. Units are equipped with scroll compressors and two-speed fan motors to minimize sound at maximum performance. High-performance compressor sound shield standard.

IAQ equipment supported: Supports a wide range of IAQ products including filters, humidifiers, UV lights, and EACs.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Tax credit ratings with selected fan coils in every model; 15-SEER efficiency rating. Tight wire coil guard with 3/ 8 -inch spacing provides maximum protection with optimal airflow. Air Management System (AMS) improves performance without increasing sound. Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited parts, including compressor and coils to original homeowner. Restrictions apply. See warranty for details. This product qualifies for the Five-Year No Hassle Replacement™ limited warranty. (If the compressor or covered coil fails within five years from the installation date, ICP will provide a replacement outdoor unit at no charge. Some restrictions apply. See warranty for details.)

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.gocomfortmaker.com

eProduct 186

Model: SoftSound™ SXT+ air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 35 (length) by 35 (width) by 37-40 (height)

Serviceability features: Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions. Innovative control box with easier-to-remove panel for troubleshooting access to components (plug and play), control accessories prepunched for attachment. Three-piece grille panels are easier to remove separately to view and clean. Free-and-Clear refrigerant tube stubs.

Technical support: Technical Service Advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance, troubleshooting. Technical training is available 24/7/365 online and at field schools held at participating distributor locations nationwide.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online at dealer Website includes product spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals.

Noise-reduction features: Units are equipped with Ultratech compressors and two-speed fan motors to minimize sound at maximum performance. High-performance compressor sound shield standard.

IAQ equipment supported: Supports a wide range of IAQ products including filters, humidifiers, UV lights, and EACs.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Two-stage comfort, efficiencies up to 18 SEER. Tight wire coil guard with 3/ 8 -inch spacing provides maximum protection with optimal airflow. Air Management System (AMS) improves performance without increasing sound. Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited parts, including compressor and coils, to original homeowner. Restrictions apply. See warranty for details. This product qualifies for the Comfortmaker 10-Year No Hassle Replacement™ limited warranty. (If the compressor or covered coil fails within 10 years from the installation date, ICP will provide a replacement outdoor unit at no charge. Some restrictions apply. See warranty for details.)

Special installation requirements: TXV expansion devices recommended for maximum system reliability. The units must be installed with a fan coil or furnace capable of supporting two-stage cooling.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.gocomfortmaker.com

eProduct 187

Concord

Model: 4AC14 and 4AC13 air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 29 (width) by 37 (height)

Serviceability features: Easy-to-remove (two screws) louvered panels to access coils. Double and single concentric knockouts for quick electrical connections. Ground lugs standard. Corner-mounted service valves for easier access.

Technical support: Available at 800-515-3501, Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagram, troubleshooting information, installation data performance, and parts and accessories documentation readily available.

Noise-reduction features: Comes with compressor sound blankets to help lower sound levels.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with most IAQ products.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Cost-effective tax credit-qualified models; 1.5 through 3 tons.

Warranty information: Ten-year compressor, 10-year parts (with registration).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Allied Air Enterprises, 803-738-4114; www.alliedair.com

eProduct 188

Model: 4AC18LT and 4AC16LT air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 29 (width) by 37 (height)

Serviceability features: Easy-to-remove (two screws) louvered panels to access coils. Double and single concentric knockouts for quick electrical connections. Ground lugs standard on all models. Corner-mounted service valves for easier access.

Technical support: Available at 800-515-3501, Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagram, troubleshooting information, installation data performance, parts and accessories documentation readily available.

Noise-reduction features: Comes with compressor sound blankets to help lower sound levels.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with most IAQ products.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Cost-effective tax credit-qualified models; 1.5 through 3 tons.

Warranty information: Ten-year compressor, 10-year parts (with registration).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Allied Air Enterprises, 803-738-4114; www.alliedair.com

eProduct 189

Daikin AC

Model: Quaternity RXG09HVJU/FTXG09HVJU heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 11 (width) by 22 (height)

Serviceability features: Built-in self diagnostics, suitcase-style condensing unit cabinet, horizontal discharge air, compact and lightweight, and comes with serviceable-washable filter.

Technical support: Available at 972-245-1510, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Technical support materials: Service manual, engineering data book, installation manual, submittal data sheets, parts lists, and guide specs.

Noise-reduction features: Additional setback ability.

IAQ equipment supported: Uses multistage filtration for faster purification. Flash Streamer Technology is a multilayered air-purifying function that decomposes and removes molecules of allergens and odors by colliding them with high-speed electrons.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: An all-in-one solution that provides high-capacity and -efficiency heating and cooling, dehumidifies the air to a user-defined relative humidity (rh %) setting, and provides air-cleaning functions. It reduces indoor humidity by mixing dry, cool air with warm air to produce comfortable, dry air. Users can set higher set point temperatures with a 50 percent humidity target, realizing significant energy savings.

Warranty information: Standard limited includes seven-year compressor, five-year parts, and one-year labor.

Special installation requirements: R-410A certification; factory training is standard. Manufacturer’s installation instructions, service space, and piping limitations must be followed as described in the engineering databook.

Contact: Daikin AC, 972-245-1510; www.daikinac.com

eProduct 190

Model: VRV®III-S/RXYMQ48PVJU heat pump with multiple nonducted indoor units

Footprint (inches): 35 (length) by 12 (width) by 53 (height)

Serviceability features: The advanced self-diagnostic auto-check function detects malfunctions and immediately displays an error code, allowing for quick and effective resolution.

Technical support: Available at 972-245-1510, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Technical support materials: Service manual, engineering databook, installation and operation manuals, parts list.

Noise-reduction features: The outdoor unit features a night quiet mode, so when temperatures fall 9°F below the preset temperatures, the noise level drops. The duct-free indoor fan coil units designed to be used with the VRVIII-S can also be set to run at reduced noise levels.

IAQ equipment supported: A new, 100 percent outside air processing unit (FXMQ_MFVJU) allows both fresh air treatment and heating and cooling to be achieved successfully in a single system via heat pump technology. It also eliminates the traditional design problems associated with balancing air supply and discharge.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Improved VRVIII-S has SEER ratings that have increased by 9 percent and HSPF ratings that have increased by 12 percent. The G-type inverter compressor and superior heat exchanger technology increase efficiency. The unit is an excellent choice for residential applications (single home or multitenants), as well as small offices and retail stores.

Warranty information: Standard limited includes six-year compressor, one-year parts, one-year labor.

Special installation requirements: R-410A certification, factory training are standard. Manufacturer installation instructions, service space, and piping limitations must be followed as described in the engineering databook.

Contact: Daikin, 972-245-1510; www.daikinac.com

eProduct 191

Day and Night

Model: Constant Comfort™ SX 2500 heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31-35 (length) by 31-35 (width) by 29-40 (height)

Serviceability features: Innovative control box with easier-to-remove panel for troubleshooting access to components (plug and play), control accessories prepunched for attachment. Three-piece grille panels are easier to remove separately to view and clean. Free-and-Clear access to service valves on all models. Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions.

Technical support: Technical Service Advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance, troubleshooting. Technical training is available 24/7/365 online at www.GoDayandNight.com and at field schools held at participating distributor locations nationwide.

Technical support materials: Product Information posted online at dealer Website includes product spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals.

Noise-reduction features: High-performance compressor sound shield standard. Aerodynamic air discharge design reduces operating sounds. Units are equipped with scroll compressors and two-speed fan motors to minimize sound at maximum performance.

IAQ equipment supported: Supports a wide range of IAQ products including filters, humidifiers, UV lights, and EACs.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Tax credit ratings with selected fan coils in every model; 15-SEER efficiency rating. Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions. Tight wire coil guard with 3/ 8 -inch spacing provides maximum protection with optimal airflow. Air Management System (AMS) improves performance without increasing sound.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited parts, including compressor and coils to original homeowner. Restrictions apply. See warranty for details. This product qualifies for the Five-Year No Hassle Replacement™ limited warranty. (If the compressor or covered coil fails within five years from the installation date, ICP will provide a replacement outdoor unit at no charge. Some restrictions apply. See warranty for details.)

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.godayandnight.com

eProduct 192

Model: Constant Comfort™ SXT+ air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 35 (length) by 35 (width) by 37-40 (height)

Serviceability features: Three-piece grille panels are easier to remove separately to view and clean. Innovative control box with easier-to-remove panel for troubleshooting access to components (plug and play), control accessories prepunched for attachment. Free-and-Clear refrigerant tube stubs. Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions.

Technical support: Technical Service Advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance, troubleshooting. Technical training is available 24/7/365 online and at field schools held at participating distributor locations nationwide.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online at dealer Website includes product spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals.

Noise-reduction features: UltraTech compressors and two-speed fan motors to minimize sound at maximum performance. Unit also features high-performance compressor sound shield.

IAQ equipment supported: Supports a wide range of IAQ products including filters, humidifiers, UV lights, and EACs.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats. Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Features two-stage comfort, efficiencies up to 18 SEER. Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions. Air Management System (AMS) improves performance without increasing sound. Tight wire coil guard with 3/ 8 -inch spacing provides maximum protection with optimal airflow.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited parts, including compressor and coils to original homeowner. Restrictions apply. See warranty for details. This product qualifies for the 10-Year No Hassle Replacement™ limited warranty. (If the compressor or covered coil fails within 10 years from the installation date, then ICP will provide a replacement outdoor unit at no charge. Some restrictions apply. See warranty for details.)

Special installation requirements: TXV expansion devices recommended for maximum system reliability. The units must be installed with a fan coil or furnace capable of two-stage cooling.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.godayandnight.com

eProduct 193

Ducane

Model: 4AC14 and 4AC13 air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 29 (width) by 37 (height)

Serviceability features: Easy-to-remove (two screws) louvered panels to access coils. Double and single concentric knockouts for quick electrical connections. Ground lugs standard on all models. Corner-mounted service valves for easier access.

Technical support: Available at 800-515-3501, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagram, troubleshooting information, installation data performance, and parts and accessories documentation available.

Noise-reduction features: Comes with compressor sound blankets to help lower sound levels.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with most IAQ products.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Cost-effective tax credit-qualified models; 1.5 through 3 tons.

Warranty information: Ten-year compressor, 10-year parts (with registration).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Allied Air Enterprises, 803-738-4114; www.alliedair.com

eProduct 194

Model: 4AC18LT and 4AC16LT air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 38 (length) by 36 (width) by 44 (height)

Serviceability features: Easy-to-remove (two screws) louvered panels to access coils. Double and single concentric knockouts for quick electrical connections. Ground lugs standard on all models. Corner-mounted service valves for easier access.

Technical support: Available at 800-515-3501, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Wiring diagram, troubleshooting information, installation data performance, and parts and accessories documentation available.

Noise-reduction features: Comes with compressor sound blankets to help lower sound levels.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with most IAQ products.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The 16- and 18-SEER air conditioners meet the criteria for tax credit-qualifying equipment. Industry-leading 5-ton match complements the 2-, 3-, and 4-ton matches available.

Warranty information: Ten-year compressor, 10-year parts (with registration).

Special installation requirements: TXV required.

Contact: Allied Air Enterprises, 803-738-4114; www.alliedair.com

eProduct 195

EarthLinked

Model: Model SC and SW direct geoexchange heat pump

Footprint (inches): 24 (length) by 28 (width) by 25 (height)

Serviceability features: Adaptiv™ refrigerant flow controls make system charging simpler. Service valves provided to isolate earth loops from compressor unit. SW Model includes on-demand domestic water preheating.

Technical support: Available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern. Authorized dealers have access to afterhours phone support.

Technical support materials: Application and system selection, installation, and service manuals.

Noise-reduction features: Fully insulated cabinet, no outdoor fan.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Direct geoexchange uses highly conductive copper loops to transfer renewable energy from the earth, eliminating the indirect transfer medium found in water loop geothermal systems.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor and refrigerant flow controls.

Special installation requirements: Sold only through authorized, factory-trained installers.

Contact: EarthLinked Technologies Inc., 863-701-0096; www.earthlinked.com

eProduct 196

EnviroMaster International

Model: T_CG/T_HG multizone condenser/heat pump

Footprint (inches): 38 (length) by 38 (width) by 32 (height)

Serviceability features: The top-discharge, multizone units allow for control box removal for easier access to the compressors. Heat pump units have a common suction port for easier charging.

Technical support: Available Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern, at 800-228-9364.

Technical support materials: All available.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Units offer two to four independent zones within one cabinet, with separate compressors and refrigerant circuits for each zone. All zones can be matched with any of EMI’s ductless air handlers, high wall, cassette or universal (ceiling suspended or floor console).

Warranty information: One-year limited parts, five-year limited compressor with optional extended warranties available.

Special installation requirements: No special requirements.

Contact: ECR International, 315-731-4185; www.ecrinternational.com

eProduct 197

Friedrich

Model: M12YG ductless split heat pump

Footprint (inches): 8 (length) by 31 (width) by 10 (height)

Serviceability features: Easy-access lift-out, cleanable air filter. Removable front panel. Factory-installed access ports.

Technical support: Available 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central, at 877-599-5665.

Technical support materials: Operating manual, service parts manual, and sales data.

Noise-reduction features: Internal tubing is insulated and the compressor is blanketed to provide acoustic dampening for the outdoor condensing unit. Indoor air handler features an ultra-quiet, tangential blower wheel for great air distribution.

IAQ equipment supported: Washable, reusable filters. Variable-speed motors and variable-capacity compressor for improved air circulation and dehumidification. Continuous “air sweep” mode. Dehumidification mode.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Commercial-grade features, including corrosion-resistant components; powder-coated, galvanized steel cabinet; and insulated wiring terminals. Curved coil technology in both indoor and outdoor units feature specialized bent and angled coils to pack the most heat exchanger surface into a compact package. Both the indoor and outdoor units are controlled by intelligent microprocessors that determine optimum running characteristics and provide self diagnostics.

Warranty information: One-year parts and five-year compressor.

Special installation requirements: Refrigeration line sets in either 15- or 35-foot lengths from the factory, or up to 66 feet field supplied on a maximum height difference of 49 feet.

Contact: Friedrich Air Conditioning, 877-599-5665; www.friedrich.com

eProduct 198

Frigidaire

Model: FT4BI iQ Drive heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 31 (width) by 37-45 (height)

Serviceability features: The iQ Drive is designed to make servicing easier for the contractor. Access panels are provided to all controls and the compressor from the side of the unit. A removable top-grille assembly allows ease of service from the top without disconnecting fan motor leads. Compact footprint makes transporting and installation easier.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Technical specs and installation instructions available online via the Frigidaire dealer extranet and www.nordyne.com.

Noise-reduction features: Swept-wing fan blade and compressor sound blanket. Inverter-driven rotary compressor operates at a reduced capacity for additional noise reduction.

IAQ equipment supported: Upgraded filters, media and electronic air cleaners, and UV lights.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Features fully variable-speed compressor technology, modulating over a 5°F temperature range as needed. It operates near the nominal rated capacity at the thermostat set point and modulates as temperature difference between set point and room temperature changes. The system may run anywhere between 40 and 118 percent of capacity to provide rapid cooling or heating. A built-in humidity control that activates humidifier equipment (if supplied) and reduces blower speed if indoor relative humidity is greater than set point (default set at 60 percent).

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year parts and 10-year Quality Pledge to replace the entire unit if the compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: Dealers must have factory certification before installing an iQ Drive system.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7548; www.frigidaire.net

eProduct 199

Model: P5RF two-stage package A/C

Footprint (inches): 49 (length) by 35 (width) by 30-38 (height)

Serviceability features: Includes accessible service valves and access panels to all major components. Compact footprint and profile make the unit easier to transport and install. A 0-inch clearance to combustibles on duct side of the unit allows for installation in tight areas.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Technical specs and installation instructions available online via Frigidaire dealer extranet and www.nordyne.com.

Noise-reduction features: Standard compressor blanket and swept-wing fan blade.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Highly efficient package air conditioner that qualifies for the federal tax credit. Because of its energy-efficient ECM blower motor and two-stage compressor, it qualifies for Frigidaire’s ecoLogic green seal.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year parts and 10-year Quality Pledge to replace the entire unit if the compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7481; www.frigidaire.net

eProduct 200

Fujitsu General America Inc.

Model: Halcyon System 18RLXS mini-split heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 9 (width) by 11 (height)

Serviceability features: An LED lights up when the unit needs to be cleaned. This occurs after about 400 hours of use.

Technical support: Available at 866-952-8324 from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Operation manual, installation manual, service manual, detailed specs available on Website.

Noise-reduction features: Up to 23 percent quieter than conventional models.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: High 20 SEER, environmentally friendly R-410A, built-in plasma filtration unit, wireless remote control, optional wired remote controller, 24-hour timer, dry mode, auto restart/reset, low ambient.

Warranty information: Two-year parts, six-year compressor.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Fujitsu General America Inc., 973-575-0380; www.fujitsugeneral.com

eProduct 201

Model: Halcyon System 24RLXS mini-split heat pump

Footprint (inches): 39 (length) by 9 (width) by 13 (height)

Serviceability features: An LED lights up when the unit needs to be cleaned. This occurs after about 400 hours of use.

Technical support: toll free service hotline 866-952-8324, available 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Operation manual, installation manual, service manual, detailed specs available on Website.

Noise-reduction features: Up to 23 percent quieter than conventional models.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Energy Star qualified, federal tax credit qualified, environmentally friendly R-410A refrigerant, wireless remote control, optional wired remote controller, 24-hour timer, dry mode, auto restart/reset, low ambient.

Warranty information: Two-year parts, six-year compressor.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Fujitsu General America Inc., 973-287-1645; www.fujitsugeneral.com

eProduct 202

GeoComfort

Model: Compass GXT Series geothermal multipositional package unit

Footprint (inches): 30 (length) by 32 (width) by 60 (height)

Serviceability features: Remote-mount control box provides eye-level access for easier wiring and service and also allows the unit to be installed as left- or right-hand return. Rail-mounted blower assembly makes conversion from upflow to downflow easier, and increases serviceability.

Technical support: 24-hour technical support available.

Technical support materials: Full technical information available online. Materials include spec catalogs, installation-operation-maintenance manual, wiring diagrams, and owners’ manuals.

Noise-reduction features: Exclusive quadruple compressor isolation combines sound and vibration absorption. Additionally, the design of the cabinet includes integrated seals on all access panels, making the cabinet nearly air-tight and eliminating additional vibration.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with virtually any field-installed accessory available. This includes whole-house humidifiers and upgraded air filtration products.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Field convertible to upflow or downflow, right- or left-hand return, all in the same cabinet.

Warranty information: Five-year labor allowance (second through fifth years, dealer warrants first year), five-year parts, five-year refrigerant circuit, 10-year compressor (parts only years six to 10). Optional extended warranty increases all parts warranty to 10 years and labor allowance to 10 years (dealer warrants first year).

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Enertech Manufacturing LLC, 618-690-3246; www.geocomfort.com

eProduct 203

Goodman Manufacturing

Model: DSXC18 air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 36 (length) by 36 (width) by 38 (height)

Serviceability features: Diagnostic indicator lights and storage of six fault codes, expanded Comfort Alert diagnostics built in, color-coded terminal strip, fully charged for 15 feet of tubing length, coil and ambient temperature sensors, sweat connection service valves with easier access to gauge ports, top and side maintenance access, single-panel access to controls with space provided for field-installed accessories.

Technical support: Available from company-operated and independent distributors; factory support is available at 888-593-9988.

Technical support materials: All technical support items are available from company-operated and independent distributors and can be found at several Websites.

Noise-reduction features: High-density foam compressor sound blanket, isolated mounting of compressor, exclusive sound control top-discharge grille, two speed.

IAQ equipment supported: This unit supports all IAQ products.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: This unit can be installed separately or as part of a ComfortNet communication system. When installed as part of the ComfortNet system, only two low-voltage wires are required for connection to achieve full communicating status for auto configuration.

Warranty information: Ten-year unit replacement limited, lifetime compressor limited, 10-year parts limited, and the unit qualifies for nearly all extended limited warranties offered by the manufacturer.

Special installation requirements: No special installation requirements required.

Contact: Goodman Mfg. Co., L.P., 713-263-5064; www.goodmanmfg.com

eProduct 204

Model: DSZC18 air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 36 (length) by 36 (width) by 38 (height)

Serviceability features: Diagnostic indicator lights and storage of six fault-coded, expanded Comfort Alert diagnostics built in, color-coded terminal strip, fully charged for 15 feet of tubing length, coil and ambient temperature sensors, sweat connection and service valves with easier access to gauge ports, top and side maintenance access, single-panel access to controls with space provided for field-installed accessories.

Technical support: Available from company-operated and independent distributors; factory support is available at 888-593-9988.

Technical support materials: All technical support items are available from company-operated and independent distributors, and can be found at several Websites.

Noise-reduction features: High-density foam compressor sound blanket, isolated mounting of compressor, exclusive sound-control top discharge, two-speed quiet condenser fan motor.

IAQ equipment supported: This unit supports all IAQ products and components.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: This unit can be installed individually or as part of a ComfortNet communicating control system. When installed as part of the ComfortNet system, only two low-voltage wires are required for connection to achieve full communicating status for auto configuration.

Warranty information: Ten-year unit replacement limited, lifetime compressor limited, 10-year parts limited.

Special installation requirements: No special installation requirements.

Contact: Goodman Mfg. Co., L.P.; 713-263-5064; www.goodmanmfg.com

eProduct 205

Heil

Model: QuietComfort™ DX 1500 heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31-35 (length) by 31-35 (width) by 29-40 (height)

Serviceability features: Innovative control box with easier-to-remove panel for troubleshooting access to components (plug and play), control accessories prepunched for attachment. Three-piece grille panels are easier to remove separately to view and clean. Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions. Free-and-Clear access to service valves on all models.

Technical support: Technical Service Advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance, troubleshooting. Technical training is available 24/7/365 online and at field schools held at participating distributor locations nationwide.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online at dealer Website includes product spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals.

Noise-reduction features: Units are equipped with scroll compressors and two-speed fan motors to minimize sound at maximum performance. High-performance compressor sound shield standard. Aerodynamic air discharge design reduces operating sounds.

IAQ equipment supported: Supports a wide range of IAQ products including filters, humidifiers, UV lights, and EACs.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Tax credit ratings with selected fan coils in every model; 15-SEER efficiency rating. Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions. Tight wire coil guard with 3/ 8 -inch spacing provides maximum protection with optimal airflow. Air Management System (AMS) improves performance without increasing sound.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited parts, including compressor and coils to original homeowner. Restrictions apply. See warranty for details. This product qualifies for the Five-Year No Hassle Replacement™ limited warranty. (If the compressor or covered coil fails within five years from the installation date, then ICP will provide a replacement outdoor unit at no charge. Some restrictions apply. See warranty for details.)

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.goheil.com

eProduct 206

Model: QuietComfort™ DXT+ air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 35 (length) by 35 (width) by 37-40 (height)

Serviceability features: Innovative control box with easier-to-remove panel for troubleshooting access to components (plug and play), control accessories prepunched for attachment. Three-piece grille panels are easier to remove separately to view and clean. Easier access to service valves on all models. Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions.

Technical support: Technical Service Advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance, troubleshooting. Technical training is available 24/7/365 online and at field schools held at participating distributor locations nationwide.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online at dealer Website includes product spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals.

Noise-reduction features: UltraTech compressors and two-speed fan motors to minimize sound at maximum performance. High-performance compressor sound shield standard.

IAQ equipment supported: Supports a wide range of IAQ products including filters, humidifiers, UV lights, and EACs.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Provides two-stage comfort. Efficiencies up to 18 SEER. Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions. Air Management System (AMS) improves performance without increasing sound. Tight wire coil guard with 3/ 8-inch spacing provides maximum protection with optimal airflow.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited parts, including compressor and coils, to original homeowner. Restrictions apply. See warranty for details. This product qualifies for the 10-Year No Hassle Replacement limited warranty. (If the compressor or covered coil fails within 10 years from the installation date, ICP will provide a replacement outdoor unit at no charge. Some restrictions apply. See warranty for details.)

Special installation requirements: TXV expansion devices recommended for maximum system reliability. The units must be installed with a fan coil or furnace capable of two-stage cooling.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.goheil.com

eProduct 207

Hydron Module

Model: Revolution HXT Series geothermal multipositional package unit

Footprint (inches): 30 (length) by 32 (width) by 60 (height)

Serviceability features: Remote-mount control box provides eye-level access for easier wiring and service, and also allows the unit to be installed as left- or right-hand return. Rail-mounted blower assembly makes conversion from upflow to downflow a breeze, and increases serviceability.

Technical support: Available 24 hours a day.

Technical support materials: Full technical information available online. Materials include spec catalogs, installation-operation-maintenance manual, wiring diagrams, and owners’ manuals.

Noise-reduction features: Exclusive quadruple compressor isolation combines sound and vibration absorption. Additionally, the design of the cabinet includes integrated seals on all access panels making the cabinet nearly air-tight and eliminates additional vibration.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with virtually any additional field-installed accessory available, including UV lamp systems, whole-house humidifiers, and upgraded air filtration products.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Field convertible to upflow or downflow, right- or left-hand return, all in the same cabinet.

Warranty information: Ten-year labor allowance (second through 10th years, dealer warrants first year), 10-year all parts, 10-year refrigerant circuit components. For original owner, lifetime cabinet, lifetime heat exchanger, and lifetime compressor.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Enertech Mfg., LLC, 618-690-3246; www.hydronmodule.com

eProduct 208

Hydronika

Model: Series CM four-pipe chiller

Footprint (inches): 72 (length) by 48 (width) by 48 (height)

Serviceability features: Extra-large, cam-locked service panels. External refrigeration test ports, running status LEDs, and fluid temperature gauges. Chillers arrive on the jobsite precharged and wet tested with pumps, controls, connection ball valves, and Y-strainers installed.

Technical support: Installation and startup support is available from the factory nationwide.

Technical support materials: Comprehensive installation and operation manual available online.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Highly efficient engineered design uses both water and air condensers. Heat generated during chiller operation can be diverted to an adequate water reservoir (swimming pool, geothermal loop) while the reservoir provides cooling to the unit. Models meant for above-ground installation are constructed of stainless steel for maximum durability and are equipped with vibration-isolation mounts for pad or curb installations.

Warranty information: Parts only; five-year compressors, two years all other components.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Hydronika, 502-647-8998; www.hydronika.com

eProduct 209

International Environmental Corp. (IEC)

Model: Vertical stainless steel floor fan coil FXY (flat top) and FSY (slope top)

Footprint (inches): 41-85 (length) by 9 (width) by 25 (height)

Serviceability features: Designed for safe serviceability with a unit disconnect switch. All internal components are accessible through the front of the unit. Removable motor and blower assembly. Cleanable insulation options. Removable and cleanable drain pan. Toolless filter removal.

Technical support: Available at 800-226-5406 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: See Website for all technical support literature (technical catalogs, installation and operation manuals, sales brochures, sales flyers, wiring diagrams, mechanical specs, mechanical submittal drawings, parts lists, etc.).

Noise-reduction features: A variety of insulation types and densities, ECM motor package, multispeed motors, heavy-gauge cabinet options, etc.

IAQ equipment supported: Fresh/outside air option, removable multispeed motor-blower assembly, cleanable insulations (no fibers in the airstream), removable and cleanable drain pan, antimicrobial coating option, noise-reduction options, ECM motor option, and filter options (MERV 13 and pleated).

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: This is the industry’s first stainless steel standard vertical floor fan coil product offering. The durable stainless steel cabinet feature allows for units to be installed from some of the harshest conditions to high-end luxury applications.

Warranty information: 12 months after startup or 18 months from shipment.

Special installation requirements: These units require no special on-site installation considerations.

Contact: International Environmental Corp. (IEC), 405-605-5129; www.iec-okc.com

eProduct 210

Klimaire

Model: ARAM18H2P heat pump

Footprint (inches): 20 (length) by 18 (width) by 41 (height)

Serviceability features: Environmentally friendly R-410A. Energy-saving, fixed-speed motor. Galvanized steel cabinet with protective coating, more than 500 hours salt spray test. Enhanced primary and secondary drainage design aiming at improving in-house air quality. Factory-installed coil temperature sensor provides an extra protection to the system. Suitable for horizontal, upflow, and downflow installations. Optional electric heater. Compatible with most famous brand thermostat. ARI certified.

Technical support: Available at 800-978-5628.

Technical support materials: Visit http://www.klimaire.com/CSHOWCASE/ARAMW.pdf or http://www.klimaire. com/CSHOWCASE/ARAMI.pdf.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Visit http://www.klimaire.com/CSHOWCASE/CRMWAR.pdf.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Klimaire Products Inc. , 305-593-8358; www.klimaire.com

eProduct 211

Model: CRM18H2P13 heat pump

Footprint (inches): 27 (length) by 23 (width) by 26 (height)

Serviceability features: High performance, high efficiency. High-efficiency condenser coil made of corrugated aluminum fins and inner grooved refrigeration-grade copper tubing. Factory-installed inline filter-drier for longer system life. Air conditioners utilize high-efficiency rotary/scroll compressors, which operate efficiently with high-efficiency coil.

Technical support: Available at 800-978-5628.

Technical support materials: Visit http://www.klimaire.com/CSHOWCASE/CRMI.pdf. or http://www.klimaire.com/CSHOWCASE/CRMWI.pdf.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Visit http://www.klimaire.com/CSHOWCASE/CRMWAR.pdf

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Klimaire Products Inc., 305-593-8358; www.klimaire.com

eProduct 212

Lennox

Model: Merit Series air conditioner and heat pump

Footprint (inches): Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Air conditioners and heat pumps feature a new louver design that adds protection to the coil and makes servicing easier. With an easier-to-handle four-panel design, the new louver design makes access to the coil and refrigeration components easier while offering an attractive look and unit protection.

Technical support: Available at 800-453-6669, 6:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Central, Monday-Friday.

Technical support materials: Engineering handbook, installation and operations manuals, and repair parts programs.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The new louver provides a rugged, attractive design. The horizontal louver design offers protection of the coil and easier access. The design allows the louver panels to be removed without negatively affecting the air conditioner’s or heat pump’s structural integrity.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor, five-year parts. Extended warranty with online registration to 10 years on all covered components.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Lennox, 972-497-5780; www.lennox.com

eProduct 213

Model: XC17 and XP17 air conditioner and heat pump

Footprint (inches): 40 (length) by 36 (width) by varies (height)

Serviceability features: Units make use of a new composite fan motor that makes servicing easier. With the fan and motor as a single unit servicing these new units is easier than before. Additionally, the compressor is accessible from a compressor access panel on the back of the unit.

Technical support: Available at 800-459-6669 from 6:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Monday-Friday.

Technical support materials: Engineering handbook, wiring diagrams, installation and operations manuals, and repair parts programs.

Noise-reduction features: The new 17s make use of a precision sand-filled compressor cover, virtually eliminating compressor noise. New to the XC and XP17s is the composite fan motor design that not only is energy efficient but helps lower operation sound to new low levels. In addition, the top grille is designed to minimize the noise of air passing across the grille opening.

IAQ equipment supported: The XC and XP17 are capable of supporting Lennox’s Humiditrol indoor whole-home dehumidification system.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: The XC and XP17 are the most efficient single-stage air conditioners and heat pumps you can buy, the company said; in addition, they are the quietest. Starting in September, the XC and XP17 will be able to make use of the new SunSource, bringing solar energy into the home through the outdoor unit.

Warranty information: Ten years on all covered components

Special installation requirements: Matched system combinations will require the use of an indoor TXV.

Contact: Lennox, 972-497-5780; www.lennox.com

eProduct 214

Luxaire

Model: Acclimate™ horizontal discharge condensing unit, TCHD

Footprint (inches): 15-17 (length) by 37-45 (width) by 25-43 (height)

Serviceability features: Fully exposed refrigerant connections and a single panel covering the electrical controls make for easier servicing. Secured, reusable service valves on the liquid and vapor sweat connections ensure easier evacuating and charging. Long-life, permanently lubricated motor bearings need no annual servicing.

Technical support: First level of support is provided by the distributor. Factory support is available to distributors and dealers by calling 877-874-7378, 7 a.m.-6 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: A full technical guide including wiring diagrams, sizes, parts, accessories, part numbers, and installation instructions is available at www.upgnet.com or by request.

Noise-reduction features: The SilentDrive™ system utilizes a swept-wing fan design, isolated compressor compartment, and high-efficiency compressor technology to provide quieter operation and more energy-efficient performance.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with a complete line of Luxaire residential IAQ products, including ventilation systems, UV air treatment systems, hybrid electronic and media air cleaners, and whole-house humidifiers.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The unit uses MicroChannel aluminum coil technology, enhancing efficiencies and making it long lasting, light, and easier to service. Its compact, slim-line design makes the unit perfect for small yards and zero-lot-line homes. The stackable unit requires a 6-inch clearance on either the air discharge or inlet.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited parts and 10-year limited compressor (requires online registration within 60 days of installation).

Special installation requirements: None; the compact, slim-line design allows for easier installation in tight spaces, and units can be stacked. Installation time and costs are reduced by easier power and control wiring connections. The unit comes out of the box for 200-foot lineset lengths.

Contact: Johnson Controls Inc./Luxaire, 405-419-6230; www.joinluxaire.com

eProduct 215

Maytag

Model: PDF2SF iHybrid package unit

Footprint (inches): 55-64 (length) by 47 (width) by 35-47 (height)

Serviceability features: Externally accessible service ports give quick access to the refrigerant system without disrupting operation. The model also provides access to controls and major components for easier in-and-out service.

Technical support: Available at 866-262-9824, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Technical specs and installation instructions available online via Maytag dealer extranet and www.nordyne.com.

Noise-reduction features: Low-vibration, 24-inch, swept-wing fan blade, combined with custom venturi condenser fan and compressor sound blanket.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Combines a heat pump with a gas furnace for ultimate energy efficiency in one package unit. A standard demand defrost provides additional energy savings in heat pump mode by defrosting only when necessary. The iHybrid qualifies for the federal tax credit and, because of its energy-efficient ECM motor and multistage heating and cooling, qualifies for Maytag’s ecoLogic seal.

Warranty information: With product registration, 12-year parts and 12-year Dependability Promise to replace the entire unit if the compressor or heat exchanger fails.

Special installation requirements: TXV comes standard.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7481; www.maytaghvac.com

eProduct 216

Model: PSH4BI iQ Drive heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 31 (width) by 37-45 (height)

Serviceability features: The iQ Drive is designed to make servicing easier for the contractor. Access panels are provided to all controls and the compressor from the side of the unit. A removable top grille assembly allows ease of service from the top without disconnecting fan motor leads. Compact footprint makes transporting and installation easier.

Technical support: Available at 866-262-9824, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central, Monday-Friday.

Technical support materials: Technical specs and installation instructions available online via the Maytag dealer extranet and www.nordyne.com.

Noise-reduction features: Swept-wing fan blade and compressor sound blanket. Inverter-driven rotary compressor operates at a reduced capacity for additional noise reduction.

IAQ equipment supported: Upgraded filters, media and electronic air cleaners, UV lights.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Features fully variable-speed compressor technology, modulating over a 5°F temperature range as needed. It operates near the nominal rated capacity at the thermostat set point and modulates as temperature difference between set point and room temperature changes. The system may run anywhere between 40 and 118 percent of capacity to provide rapid cooling or heating. Features built-in humidity control that activates humidifier equipment (if supplied) and reduces blower speed if indoor relative humidity is greater than set point (default set at 60 percent).

Warranty information: With product registration, 12-year parts and 12-year Dependability Promise to replace the entire unit if the compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: Dealers must have factory certification before installing an iQ Drive system.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7548; www.maytaghvac.com

eProduct 217

Mitsubishi Electric Cooling and Heating

Model: M-Series MSZ-FE09NA heat pump

Footprint (inches): 32 (length) by 11 (width) by 22 (height)

Serviceability features: Built-in self diagnostics direct a technician to a specific issue; washable filters speed up routine maintenance; convenient front, side, and top panels allow for easier access to serviceable components; reliable system components mean worry-free maintenance issues.

Technical support: Available at 877-391-5550, 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Diagrams, troubleshooting FAQs, installation instructions, submittals, and spec sheets available online.

Noise-reduction features: The compressor is housed in an insulated compartment within the outdoor unit.

IAQ equipment supported: The indoor units help improve IAQ in two ways. An anti-allergy enzyme filter, using artificial blue enzyme catalyst on the filter filaments, captures harmful microbes and reduces allergens, germs, and bacteria. An environmentally sound and hybrid catechin prefilters (with fibers deeply infused with a bioflavonoid found in green tea) have antiviral and antioxidant properties, which help reduce odors and bacteria.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: The product includes the use of H2i (hyper-heating) superior heating performance - 100 percent heating capacity at 5°F.

Warranty information: Five-year parts and defects, seven-year compressors.
Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Mitsubishi Electric Cooling and Heating, 678-376-2868; www.mehvac.com

eProduct 218

Model: M-Series MXZ-8B48NA split system

Footprint (inches): 13 (length) by 27 (width) by 53 (height)

Serviceability features: Complete built-in self diagnostics direct a technician to a specific issue; washable filters speed up routine maintenance; convenient front, side, and top panels allow for easier access to serviceable components; reliable system components mean worry-free maintenance issues.

Technical support: Available at 877-391-5550, 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: Diagrams, troubleshooting FAQs, installation instructions, submittals, and spec sheets available online.

Noise-reduction features: The compressor is housed in a cabinet within the outdoor unit that is lined with insulation.

IAQ equipment supported: The indoor units help improve IAQ in two ways. An anti-allergy enzyme filter, using artificial blue enzyme catalyst on the filter filaments, captures harmful microbes and reduces allergens, germs, and bacteria. An environmentally sound and hybrid catechin prefilters (with fibers deeply infused with a bioflavonoid found in green tea) have antiviral and antioxidant properties, which help reduce odors and bacteria.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The MXZ-8B48NA has a total line length of 377 feet and can connect to two styles of branch boxes. The LEV is contained within the branch boxes. This system has one set of ports on the ODU that connects up to two branch boxes.

Warranty information: Five-year parts and defects and seven-year compressors.

Special installation requirements: None, easier to install.

Contact: Mitsubishi Electric Cooling and Heating, 678-376-2868; www.mehvac.com

eProduct 219

NuTone

Model: DF6SF iHybrid package unit

Footprint (inches): 55-64 (length) by 47 (width) by 35-47 (height)

Serviceability features: Externally accessible service ports give quick access to the refrigerant system without disrupting operation. The unit also provides access to controls and major components for easier in-and-out service.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Technical specs and installation instructions available online via dealer extranet and www.nordyne.com.

Noise-reduction features: Low-vibration, 24-inch, swept-wing fan blade, combined with custom venturi condenser fan and compressor sound blanket.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Combines a heat pump with a gas furnace for energy efficiency in one packaged unit. A standard demand defrost provides additional savings in heat pump mode by defrosting only when necessary. The unit qualifies for the federal tax credit and, because of its energy-efficient ECM motor and multistage heating and cooling, qualifies for the ecoLogic seal.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year parts and 10-year Quality Pledge to replace the entire unit if the compressor or heat exchanger fail.

Special installation requirements: TXV standard.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7481; www.nutonehvac.com

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Model: FT4BF heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 31 (width) by 45 (height)

Serviceability features: Designed to make servicing easier. Access panels are provided to all controls and the compressor from the side of the unit. A removable top grille assembly allows ease of service from the top without disconnecting fan motor leads.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Technical specs and installation instructions available online via the NuTone dealer extranet and www.nordyne.com.

Noise-reduction features: Swept-wing fan blade and compressor sound blanket reduce unwanted noise. Composite base pan also absorbs sound.

IAQ equipment supported: Upgraded filters, media and electronic air cleaners, and UV lights.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Qualifies for the federal tax credit in all tonnages, including 5-ton matches, when matched with the appropriate indoor section. Upgraded comfort features include swept-wing fan blade, compressor sound blanket, two-stage heating and cooling, and demand defrost for heating mode.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year parts and 10-year Quality Pledge to replace the entire unit if the compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7548; www.nutonehvac.com

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Payne Heating and Cooling

Model: PA16N air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 31 (width) by 28 (height)

Serviceability features: Each compressor is protected with internal temperature and current-sensitive overloads. An internal pressure relief valve provides high-pressure protection to the refrigerant system. For improved serviceability, all models are equipped with a compressor terminal plug. One access panel provides access to electrical controls. Removal of top gives access to fan motor, compressor, and condenser coil.

Technical support: Available through local distributor location.

Technical support materials: Installation instructions, owner’s manual, product technical data, accessory and kit data, and wiring diagram.

Noise-reduction features: Accessory compressor sound blanket available for sound levels as low as 74 dB as tested in accordance with AHRI Standard 270-08.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Achieves a coil-only condenser SEER and EER rating that achieves performance requirements for Energy Star. When matched with a variable-speed furnace or fan coil, the unit achieves performance requirements that qualify for a federal tax credit.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited to original purchaser on parts and compressor upon timely registration, otherwise five years. Optional extended warranties available for purchase; see local distributor for pricing and terms.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Payne Heating and Cooling, 317-240-5163; www.payne.com

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Pridiom

Model: AMS121HX ductless mini-split heat pump

Footprint (inches): 39 (length) by 14 (width) by 11 (height)

Serviceability features: Inverter technology featuring low ambient operation to -4°F. Unit comes with a wireless remote. Clean styling with LCD display for temperature and functions.

Technical support: Available 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern, Monday-Friday at 201-266-8234 or e-mail at support@pridiom.com.

Technical support materials: Available online or via e-mail.

Noise-reduction features: Compressor insulation.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Fresh look with LCD for temperature and function. SEER of 18, low ambient operation to -4°F.

Warranty information: Three-year parts, five-year compressor, one-year limited labor. All warranty parts are shipped direct to contractor at no charge.

Special installation requirements: Capillary tube in condensing unit requires both lines to be insulated. Twenty-five-foot lineset is supplied with each system.

Contact: Pridiom Group, 201-266-8232; www.pridiom.com

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Quietside

Model: QSCE241 mini-split system, cooling only

Footprint (inches): 9 (length) by 49 (width) by 13 (height)

Serviceability features: All products are designed to be easier to install and service. Parts are easily accessible.

Technical support: Available from 8 a.m. Eastern to 5 p.m. Pacific at 866-243-6498 and 888-699-6067.

Technical support materials: Available online.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The unit packs plenty of cooling power in a compact and quiet package, all at a very economical price and with a great warranty package, the company said.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor, one-year functional parts, 90-day limited labor.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Quietside Corp., 717-243-2535; www.quietside.com

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RetroAire

Model: R Series replacement PTAC/PTHP

Footprint (inches): Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Control board provides easier diagnostic codes for troubleshooting.

Technical support: Available Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern, at 800-228-9364.

Technical support materials: All available.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Replacement units offer an economical means of replacing non 16- by 42-inch PTAC/PTHP units without modifying the opening. The more than 20 base models all meet or exceed federal minimum efficiency standards.

Warranty information: One-year limited parts and five-year limited compressor. Optional extended warranties are available.

Special installation requirements: None

Contact: ECR International, 315-731-4185; www.ecrinternational.com

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Rheem

Model: Value Series heat pump, 15PJL

Footprint (inches): 26 (length) by 27 (width) by 27 (height)

Serviceability features: Features an accessible control box, allowing for quick access during installation and maintenance.

Technical support: Available through www.myrheem.com or by phone at 800-548-74336 (800-548-RHEEM).

Technical support materials: Immediately available online; submittal sheet, sales fact sheet, customer literature, tax credit form, and spec sheet.

Noise-reduction features: Features a grille/motor mount for quiet fan operation. Air is discharged through a grille pattern located on top of the unit and is directed upward and away from bushes and shrubs. This discharge pattern allows for quiet fan operation and low noise levels. Expansion valves with internal check valves provide for quieter refrigerant metering.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with all Rheem IAQ products, including whole-home electronic air cleaners, energy/heat recovery ventilators, steam humidifiers, and UV antibacterial lights.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Product qualifies for a federal tax credit of 30 percent of the installed cost, up to $1,500. Due to its tax qualification, the unit can help contractors upsell more efficient products.

Warranty information: Ten-year conditional limited parts and compressor (registration required).

Special installation requirements: There are no special installation requirements for this product.

Contact: Rheem, 479-348-4311; www.rheem.com

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Samsung

Model: AQV12VBCN mini-split heat pump

Footprint (inches): 32 (length) by 8 (width) by 11 (height)

Serviceability features: Simple access to all components, completely self diagnostic with over 20 error codes.

Technical support: East Coast, 717-243-2535 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; Central, 817-838-6066 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; West Coast, 562-699-6066 from 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Technical support materials: Service manuals, error codes.

Noise-reduction features: Compressors are insulated for lower noise levels. Indoor unit blower wheel is designed for the lowest noise level in the class.

IAQ equipment supported: MPi/SPi Ionizer is built into the unit, which produces hydrogen atoms and oxygen ions to neutralize molds, viruses, bacteria, and allergens in the air. No ozone is produced and OH radicals are removed from the air.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: The Vivace mini-split offers outstanding performance from the inverter compressor and provides cooling, heating, dehumidification, and IAQ at the highest efficiency and lowest noise levels, the company said.

Warranty information: Five-year compressor, three-year parts, 120-days limited labor.

Special installation requirements: Uses a two-wire shielded cable for control communication, both suction and liquid refrigeration lines need to be insulated.

Contact: Quietside, 562-699-6066; www.quietside.com

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Sanyo

Model: Flexi-Multi indoor four-way ceiling-mounted cassette, XMS0972, XMS1272, XS1872, XMHS0972, XMHS1272, and XHS1872

Footprint: 2 (length) by 2 (width) by 1 (height)

Serviceability features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Technical support: Available by e-mail at hvac.service@sna.sanyo.com and by telephone at 800-851-1235 from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Eastern time from Monday-Friday. To find a local service representative, please visit http://us.sanyo.com/HVAC/Dealer-Locator.

Technical support materials: All available on Website.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: More than 1,000 different combinations allow the system to be tailored to the application.

Warranty information: Seven-year compressor, five-year parts.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Sanyo North America, 630-694-8238; http://us.sanyo.com/hvac

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Tappan

Model: FT4BE heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 31 (width) by 45 (height)

Serviceability features: Designed to make servicing easier. Access panels are provided to all controls and the compressor from the side of the unit. A removable top grille assembly allows ease of service from the top without disconnecting fan motor leads.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Technical specs and installation instructions available online via the Tappan dealer extranet and www.nordyne.com.

Noise-reduction features: Swept-wing fan blade significantly reduces unwanted noise. Composite base pan also absorbs sound.

IAQ equipment supported: Upgraded filters, media and electronic air cleaners, and UV lights.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Qualifies for the federal tax credits in 1.5- to 3.5-ton matches when paired with the appropriate indoor model. The unit features upgraded comfort features such as a swept-wing fan blade in a 14-SEER efficiency.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year parts and 10-year Tappan Tough Quality Pledge to replace the entire unit if the compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7548; www.tappan.net

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Model: Q5RF two-stage package heat pump

Footprint (inches): 49-63 (length) by 35 (width) by 30-38 (height)

Serviceability features: Includes easily accessible service valves and access panels to all major components. Compact footprint and profile make the unit easier to transport and install. A 0-inch clearance to combustibles on duct side of the unit allows for installations in tight areas.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Technical specs and installation instructions available online via Tappan dealer extranet and www.nordyne.com.

Noise-reduction features: Standard compressor blanket and swept-wing fan blade.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Package heat pump qualifies for the federal tax credit. Because of its energy-efficient ECM blower motor and two-stage compressor, it qualifies for Tappan’s ecoLogic green seal.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year parts and 10-year Tappan Tough Quality Pledge to replace the entire unit if the compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7481; www.tappan.net

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Tempstar

Model: SmartComfort™ TX 5500 heat pump

Footprint (inches): 31-35 (length) by 31-35 (width) by 29-40 (height)

Serviceability features: Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions. Three-piece grille panels are easier to remove separately to view and clean. Innovative control box with easier-to-remove panel for troubleshooting access to components (plug and play), control accessories prepunched for attachment. Free-and-Clear access to service valves on all models.

Technical support: Technical Service Advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance, troubleshooting. Technical training is available 24/7/365 online and at field schools held at participating distributor locations nationwide.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online at dealer Website includes product spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals.

Noise-reduction features: Units are equipped with scroll compressors and two-speed fan motors to minimize sound at maximum performance. High-performance compressor sound shield standard. Aerodynamic air discharge design reduces operating sounds.

IAQ equipment supported: Supports a wide range of IAQ products including filters, humidifiers, UV lights, and EACs.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Tax credit ratings with selected fan coils in every model; 15-SEER efficiency rating. Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions. Tight wire coil guard with 3/8-inch spacing provides maximum protection with optimal airflow. Air Management System (AMS) improves performance without increasing sound.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited parts, including compressor and coils to original homeowner. Restrictions apply. See warranty for details. This product qualifies for the Five-Year No Hassle Replacement™ limited warranty. (If the compressor or covered coil fails within five years from the installation date, then ICP will provide a replacement outdoor unit at no charge. Some restrictions apply. See warranty for details.)

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.gotempstar.com

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Model: SmartComfort™ TXT+ air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 35 (length) by 35 (width) by 37-40 (height)

Serviceability features: Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions. Innovative control box design with prepunched panel for control accessory attachment. Two screws to access control panel. Easy access service valves on all models. External high and low refrigerant service ports. Plug-and-play wiring. Factory charged with R-410A.

Technical support: Technical Service Advisor on staff at local distributors is available with technical assistance, troubleshooting. Technical training is available 24/7/365 online and at field schools held at participating distributor locations nationwide.

Technical support materials: Product information posted online at dealer Website includes product spec sheets, installation and operation manuals, and technical support/parts manuals.

Noise-reduction features: High-performance compressor sound shield standard. Units are equipped with UltraTech compressors, two-speed fan motors, and a sound-reducing fan orifice to minimize sound at maximum performance.

IAQ equipment supported: Supports a wide range of IAQ products including filters, humidifiers, UV lights, and EACs.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Provides two-stage comfort. Efficiencies up to 18 SEER. Comfort Alert troubleshooting LED fault indicators diagnose system-related malfunctions. Air Management System (AMS) improves performance without increasing sound. Tight wire coil guard with 3/8 -inch spacing provides maximum protection with optimal airflow.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited parts, including compressor and coils to original homeowner. Restrictions apply. See warranty for details. This product qualifies for the 10-Year No Hassle Replacement™ limited warranty. (If the compressor or covered coil fails within 10 years from the installation date, then ICP will provide a replacement outdoor unit at no charge. Some restrictions apply. See warranty for details.)

Special installation requirements: TXV expansion devices recommended for maximum system reliability. The units must be installed with a fan coil or furnace capable of supporting two-stage cooling.

Contact: International Comfort Products LLC (ICP), 800-315-4370; www.gotempstar.com

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Trane

Model: XB300 air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 29 (length) by 26-29 (width) by 24-29 (height)

Serviceability features: The smaller, lighter unit represents a new level of portability and ease of installation. Not only can the unit be easily transported, installation is now a one-man job. The model also comes with manual Charge Assist™, which helps ensure the proper refrigerant charge.

Technical support: Contact local distributor.

Technical support materials: The ComfortSite intranet site for dealers and distributors allows quick access to the most current support materials, including catalog pages, installer guides, service facts, dealer sheet, product data, submittals, and owners’ manuals.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Add the CleanEffects whole-house air cleaner to systems for advanced air filtration that removes up to 99.98 percent of all the particles and allergens from the filtered air for a cleaner, healthier, more comfortable home.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: Engineered from the ground up to meet quality and reliability standards, the unit is designed for new construction, multifamily housing, and homeowners who require a lower cost option.

Warranty information: Ten-year compressor, 10-years coil, and five-year all other parts when registered within 60 days of installation.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Trane, 903-581-3467; www.trane.com

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Model: XL16i air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 50-54 (length) by 37 (width) by 34 (height)

Serviceability features: Quick-Sess cabinet, service access and refrigerant connections with full coil protection. Easy single side access, top and fan removal. Refrigerant components outside of coil. Easy coil cleaning. Roto-lock fitting/no brazing. Standardized component locations. Full-length control and service valve cover.

Technical support: Contact local distributor.

Technical support materials: The ComfortSite intranet site for dealers and distributors allows access to the most current support materials, including catalog pages, installer guides, service facts, dealer sheet, product data, submittals, and owners’ manuals.

Noise-reduction features: Sound enclosure on the compressor.

IAQ equipment supported: Add the CleanEffects whole-house air cleaner to a system for advanced air filtration that removes up to 99.98 percent of all the particles and allergens from the filtered air for a cleaner, healthier, more comfortable home.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The noncommunicating air conditioner offers a new option when it comes to having an ultra-efficient choice for home comfort and energy savings. There are many tax credit combinations available to help homeowners beat the heat and high energy bills.

Warranty information: 12-year limited compressor; 10-year limited outdoor coil; 10-year limited internal functional parts. The 10-year Functional Parts Limited Warranty extends to the indoor gas furnace, coil, air handler, and thermostat when installed as part of a complete comfort system. This includes an AHRI-certified matching outdoor XLi unit, indoor unit, and thermostat installed at the same time. If the product is not registered within 60 days of installation, base limited warranty terms will apply. Optional extended warranties available. Warranties are for residential use only, some exclusions may apply.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Trane, 903-581-3467; www.trane.com

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WaterFurnace International Inc.

Model: Envision NSW Series 018, 025, 040, 050, 060, 075 hydronic heat pump

Footprint (inches): Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Removable compressor access panels, integrated temperature controls with digital readout and user interface. Quick-attach wiring harnesses are used throughout for fast servicing.

Technical support: The dealer line is available at 888-929-2837 from 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Eastern. The technical service pager is available after hours at 800-455-3624.

Technical support materials: Contractors have access to a secure online site where they can download spec manuals, installation manuals, service and troubleshooting guides, diagrams, and parts information.

Noise-reduction features: These include an insulated and corrosion-resistant cabinet, sound-attenuating compressor blankets, and double-isolation mounting plates.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: The wide range of operating temperatures, compact size, reversible control box, and piping enable the hydronic heat pump to be used in a variety of applications. The controller enables the user to view all modes of operation and easily adjust temperatures.

Warranty information: Standard 10-year parts and labor allowance.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: WaterFurnace International, 717-393-3831; www.waterfurnace.com

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Model: Legend Series LSV 024-070, LSH 024-070 heat pump

Footprint (inches): Manufacturer did not specify.

Serviceability features: Removable panels provide quick access to all internal components with ductwork in place. Brass swivel-type water connections make a quick connection union and eliminate wrenches and sealants during installation. LED fault and status lights have memory for easier diagnostics.

Technical support: The dealer line is available at 888-929-2837 from 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Eastern. The technical service pager is available after hours at 800-455-3624.

Technical support materials: Contractors have access to a secure site, where they can download spec manuals, installation manuals, service and troubleshooting guides, diagrams, and parts information.

Noise-reduction features: Five-speed X13 ECM blower motors (or optional three-speed PSC motors) help ensure quiet operation.

IAQ equipment supported: Can be used with all AlpinePure IAQ products, which include: MERV 8, 11, and 13 filters, AlpinePure 411 (4-inch filter with 1-inch carbon filter), AlpinePure HEPA, and AlpinePure HRV.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: More than 25 years of research, engineering advancements, and manufacturing experience have come together to create the Legend Series, which benefits from technology that has been refined through four generations of products, the company said.

Warranty information: Standard 10-year parts and labor allowance.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: WaterFurnace International, 717-393-3831; www.waterfurnace.com

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Westinghouse

Model: FS4BI iQ Drive air conditioner

Footprint (inches): 31 (length) by 31 (width) by 37-45 (height)

Serviceability features: Designed to make servicing easier. Access panels are provided to all controls and the compressor from the side of the unit. A removable top grille assembly allows ease of service from the top without disconnecting fan motor leads. Compact footprint makes transporting and installation easier.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Technical specs and installation instructions available online via the Westinghouse dealer extranet and www.nordyne.com.

Noise-reduction features: Swept-wing fan blade and compressor sound blanket. Inverter-driven rotary compressor operates at a reduced capacity for additional noise reduction.

IAQ equipment supported: Upgraded filters, media and electronic air cleaners, and UV lights.

Thermostat compatibility: Requires a special thermostat.

Replacement parts compatibility: Some shared parts, some unique.

Additional features: Rated a Consumers Digest Best Buy for premium air conditioners, it features fully variable-speed compressor technology, modulating over a 5°F temperature range as needed. The system may run anywhere between 40 and 118 percent of capacity to provide rapid cooling or heating. A built-in humidity control activates humidifier equipment (if supplied) and reduces blower speed if indoor relative humidity is greater than setpoint (default set at 60 percent).

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year parts and 10-year Quality Pledge to replace the entire unit if the compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: Dealers must have factory certification before installing an iQ Drive system.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7548; www.westinghousehvac.com

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Model: Q5RF two-stage package heat pump

Footprint (inches): 49-63 (length) by 35 (width) by 30-38 (height)

Serviceability features: Includes accessible service valves and access panels to all major components. Compact footprint and profile make the unit easier to transport and install. A 0-inch clearance to combustibles on duct side of the unit allows for installations in tight areas.

Technical support: Available at 800-422-4328, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Central.

Technical support materials: Technical specs and installation instructions available online via Westinghouse dealer extranet and www.nordyne.com.

Noise-reduction features: Standard compressor blanket and swept-wing fan blade.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The unit is a highly efficient packaged heat pump that qualifies for the federal tax credit. Because of its energy efficient ECM blower motor and two-stage compressor, it qualifies for Westinghouse’s ecoLogic green seal.

Warranty information: With product registration, 10-year parts and 10-year Quality Pledge to replace the entire unit if the compressor fails.

Special installation requirements: None.

Contact: Nordyne, 636-561-7481; www.westinghousehvac.com

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Whirlpool Corp.

Model: Resource Saver™ Whirlpool Gold WGAC48 condenser and WGHP48 heat pump

Footprint (inches): 36 (length) by 36 (width)

Serviceability features: Condensers allows easier service with external gauge ports. The electrical cabinet is located on the corner of the unit for easier access and each of the louvered panels remove with two screws for condenser coil cleaning.

Technical support: Available at 866-944-7575 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday.

Technical support materials: Product specs, installation and operating manuals, Web access to part numbers, service bulletins, and warranty information.

Noise-reduction features: Manufacturer did not specify.

IAQ equipment supported: Manufacturer did not specify.

Thermostat compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Replacement parts compatibility: Manufacturer did not specify.

Additional features: Manufacturer did not specify.

Warranty information: Manufacturer did not specify.

Special installation requirements: Manufacturer did not specify.

Contact: Whirlpool Corp., 904-407-4470; www.whirlpoolcomfort.com

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York

Model: LX Series heat pump, YHJF

Footprint (inches): 34 (length) by 34 (width) by 29 (height)

Serviceability features: Fully exposed refrigerant connections and a single panel covering the electrical controls make for easier servicing of the unit. Secured reusable service valves are provided on both the liquid and vapor sweat connections for ease of evacuating and charging. Long life, permanently lubricated motor-bearings need no annual servicing.

Technical support: First level of support is provided by the distributor. Factory support is available to distributors and dealers by calling 877-874-7378 between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Eastern.

Technical support materials: A full technical guide and installation instructions, including wiring diagrams, sizes, parts, accessories, part numbers and installation instructions, are available at www.upgnet.com or by request.

Noise-reduction features: The upward airflow carries the normal operating noise away from the living area. The rigid top panel effectively isolates any motor sound, and the isolator-mounted compressor and rippled fins of the condenser coil muffle the normal fan motor and compressor operating sounds. The swept-wing fan blade and compressor sound jacket further reduce noise levels.

IAQ equipment supported: Compatible with a complete line of York residential IAQ products, including ventilation systems, UV air treatment systems, electronic and media air cleaners, and whole-house humidifiers.

Thermostat compatibility: Compatible with most thermostats.

Replacement parts compatibility: Shares replacement parts with other models.

Additional features: The compact footprint makes it a perfect fit for any installation. Coils constructed of copper tubing and enhanced aluminum fins combine for increased efficiency and corrosion protection. Most LX Series heat pump systems meet Energy Star requirements of 14.5 SEER, 12 EER, and 8.2 HSPF, and many units through 3.5 tons also meet tax credit requirements.

Warranty information: Ten-year limited parts and 10-year limited compressor.

Special installation requirements: None. Installation time and costs are reduced by easier power and control wiring connections.

Contact: Johnson Controls Inc./York, 414-524-4842; www.yorkhvacdealer.com

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Look for our Commercial Cooling Showcase in the May 3, 2010 issue.

Publication date: 04/12/2010