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ProLine ® XE High Efficiency Non-Condensing Flue Damper 50-Gallon Gas Water Heater

ProLine ® XE High Efficiency Non-Condensing Flue Damper 50-Gallon Gas Water Heater

ProLine ® XE High Efficiency Non-Condensing Flue Damper 50-Gallon Gas Water Heater

Model # GS6-50-YBFT
ENERGY STAR
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Product Description

The ProLine® XE High Efficiency Flue Damper gas water heater offers highly optimized performance and increased efficiency thanks its automatic flue damper and electronic gas control.

Featuring a 50-gallon (nominal) tank and a 40,000 BTU gas burner, the GS6 50 YBFT Standard Vent delivers a first hour rating of 84 gallons and a recovery rate of 42 gallons per hour. With an 0.69 Uniform Energy Factor, this water heater is ENERGY STAR® qualified. It carries a 6-year limited warranty, and meets Low NOx emission requirements.

Certifications

6

year

limited warranty

0.69

Uniform Energy Factor

CSA International Low Lead Content Certification in compliance with U.S. and Canadian safety standards on gas components
ASME American Society of Mechanical Engineers
The Blue Diamond formula is enriched with a high level of zircon, producing a coating that is harder and more water-resistant than any other in the industry
CSA International Design Certification The CSA Blue Star indicates the product is certified to applicable U.S. standards for appliances using gas or other petroleum fuel
  • Nominal Capacity:
    ?Nominal Capacity is a representative number provided by a manufacturer for comparison purposes. The actual rated storage volume of our water heaters may be found on the product details page on our website.
    50
  • Rated Storage Volume
    ?Rated Storage Volume is the measured storage volume defined by the Department of Energy.
    48
  • UEF 0.69
  • Recovery Gallons: 42
  • Maximum BTUs: 40,000
  • Power Source: Natural Gas
  • Limited Tank Warranty: 6 Years
  • Limited Parts Warranty: 6 Years
  • Anode: Sacrificial Anode
  • T&P Relief Valve: Yes
  • Ignition Type: Electronic
  • Water Connection Location: Top
  • Water Connection Size: 3/4"
  • Emissions: Low NOx
  • ENERGY STAR®: Yes
  • LEED Points: 1
  • FVIR Certified: Yes
  • First Hour Rating: 84
  • Type: Tall
  • Height: 57 1/4"
  • Height w/Draft Hood: 63 1/2"
  • Diameter: 22"
  • Width: 22"
  • Depth: 22"
  • Vent Type: Standard Vent

Electronic Gas Control

Intelligent control logic provides enhanced operating parameters and tighter differentials for precise sensing and faster heating response to optimize performance.

Diagnostics

The electronic gas control incorporates an LED status indicator that monitors system operation and service diagnostics.

CoreGard™ Anode Rod

Our anode rods have a stainless steel core that extends the life of the anode rod allowing superior tank protection far longer than standard anode rods.

Brass Drain Valve

• Solid brass, tamper resistant, enhanced-flow, ball type, valve.

• Uses a standard female hose fitting that allows for fast and easy draining during maintenance.

• Screwdriver slot features a 1/4 turn radius, for straight-through water flow and a quick and positive shut off.

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Many factors affect the actual performance of a water heater. This represents our closest approximation of your likely experience with this water heater in Fairfield, Connecticut, but actual performance may vary depending on factors beyond our ability to control or estimate. To view or adjust our assumptions of the most common factors that impact this product’s performance in Fairfield, Connecticut, please view the advanced settings. *Annual Estimated energy costs are estimated calculated from the energy efficiency of each water heater, your household’s estimated hot water usage & set temperature, the average groundwater temperature for your location, and residential energy prices for your location as reported by the Department of Energy and the Energy Information Administration.

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Product Features & Options

Electronic Gas Control

Intelligent control logic provides enhanced operating parameters and tighter differentials for precise sensing and faster heating response to optimize performance.

Diagnostics

The electronic gas control incorporates an LED status indicator that monitors system operation and service diagnostics.

CoreGard™ Anode Rod

Our anode rods have a stainless steel core that extends the life of the anode rod allowing superior tank protection far longer than standard anode rods.

Brass Drain Valve

• Solid brass, tamper resistant, enhanced-flow, ball type, valve.

• Uses a standard female hose fitting that allows for fast and easy draining during maintenance.

• Screwdriver slot features a 1/4 turn radius, for straight-through water flow and a quick and positive shut off.


Nominal Capacity:
?Nominal Capacity is a representative number provided by a manufacturer for comparison purposes. The actual rated storage volume of our water heaters may be found on the product details page on our website.
50
Rated Storage Volume
?Rated Storage Volume is the measured storage volume defined by the Department of Energy.
48
UEF 0.69
Recovery Gallons: 42
Maximum BTUs: 40,000
Power Source: Natural Gas
Limited Tank Warranty: 6 Years
Limited Parts Warranty: 6 Years
Anode: Sacrificial Anode
T&P Relief Valve: Yes
Ignition Type: Electronic
Water Connection Location: Top
Water Connection Size: 3/4"
Emissions: Low NOx
ENERGY STAR®: Yes
LEED Points: 1
FVIR Certified: Yes
First Hour Rating: 84
Type: Tall
Height: 57 1/4"
Height w/Draft Hood: 63 1/2"
Diameter: 22"
Width: 22"
Depth: 22"
Vent Type: Standard Vent

Certifications

6

year

limited warranty

0.69

Uniform Energy Factor

CSA International Low Lead Content Certification in compliance with U.S. and Canadian safety standards on gas components
ASME American Society of Mechanical Engineers
The Blue Diamond formula is enriched with a high level of zircon, producing a coating that is harder and more water-resistant than any other in the industry
CSA International Design Certification The CSA Blue Star indicates the product is certified to applicable U.S. standards for appliances using gas or other petroleum fuel
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