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Residential Gas Water Heater, 50 gal. Tank Capacity, Natural Gas, 38,000 BtuH

  • Item# 5AU70
  • Mfr. Model# 5AU70
  • Catalog Page# 3378
  • UNSPSC# 40101825
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Product Details

Features an energy shut-off device that cuts off gas to pilot and burner if the temp. exceeds a safe limit. Model comes with a glass-lined tank, enhanced flow brass drain valve, and anode rod. Eco-friendly burner and Low NOx design meets 40ng/J limit.
Note: Not for use in mobile homes. Conversion kits are not available. For SCAQMD-compliant heaters for California, call 1-800-GRAINGER (472-4643).

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Technical Specs

  • Item Residential Gas Water Heater
  • Tank Capacity 50 gal.
  • Fuel Type Natural Gas
  • BtuH 38,000
  • Jacket Dia. 20-1/8"
  • Draft Hood Size 3"
  • Height to Top of Vent Connection 61-1/2"
  • Recovery @ 90 F Rise 38.4 gph
  • Low Nox Burner No
  • First Hour Recovery 90 gph
  • Max. Pressure 150 psi
  • Temp. Range 60 Degrees to 160 Degrees F, Preset at 120 Degrees F
  • Vent Type Standard
  • Ignition Type Standing Pilot
  • Energy Factor 0.58
  • Gas Connection 1/2"
  • Top Water Connection Size 3/4"
  • Height to Top of Heater 58-1/4"
  • Height to Gas Connection 14-1/2"
  • Top Nipple Spacing 8"
  • Altitude Range 6000 ft.
  • Features FVIR Design with Air/Fuel Shut Off Device, Maintenance Free No Filter, High Altitude Compliant to 6000 ft. Above Sea Level
  • Includes Brass Drain Valve and Factory Installed T and P Valve
  • Manufacturers Warranty Length Limited 6 yr. Tank and Parts
  • Standards Meets or Exceeds National Appliance Energy Conservation Act and ASHRAE Requirements
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Compliance and Restrictions

  • This product has been certified by a third party to be compliant with the “Safe Drinking Water Act” requirements for low lead in potable (human consumption - drinking and cooking) and non-potable water applications (non-human consumption).

  • This item has been restricted from sale in the following states: CA

  • This item is restricted for international sale.

  • This product contains a chemical that is regulated under California Proposition 65.

    Warning: This product contains a chemical known to the State of California to cause cancer.

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