A-C | D-G | H-K | L | M | O-P | R-S | T-X

 


A - C

Aero Series: Product series within BWC line containing oil-powered product, air handlers, oil burners and gas power burners.

Air Handlers: Fan coil heating units that connect to hot water source (i.e. water heater) and utilize that heat to create warm air for space heating or fresh air make up.

ASME Immersion Thermostat: Refers to standard duty commercial electric water heater built to A.S.M.E. code construction specifications and where temperature sensor is inside integral storage tank.

AST (Aero) (AKA Storage tank): Hot water storage tank used in conjunction with a boiler or fuel fired water heater.

Boiler: Gas or oil fueled appliance without storage tank that heats water via heat exchanger for whole house or building space heating.

Booster: Refers to under-counter style or point of use water heater used in commercial dishwashing applications.

Center Flue: Refers to Flue configuration in center of oil-powered water heater (Aero Series)

CombiCor: First generation dedicated combination space and water heating product with internal heat exchanger coil. Can be oil or gas-powered.

Combination Heating: Refers to products designed to heat both water and living space.

Commercial: Refers to products with output sufficient for industrial or business use.

Copper Brute I & II: Refers to multiple types of commercial gas powered water heaters that can supply maximum demand and are used in conjunction with a large volume commercial storage tank. Models for both indoor and outdoor installation.


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D - G

Dairy Barn: Refers to electric water heater with high ground clearance for use in dairy industry.

Defender: BWC name for FVIR compliant combustion chamber (Defender Safety System).

Direct Vent: Refers to water heaters that utilize dual pipe venting system for combustion air and exhaust.

Double Wall: Refers to the internal heat exchange coil in an indirect water heater as two layers of glass-lined steel.

eF Series: Standard duty commercial gas water heater with unbalanced, directventing and efficiencies as high as 99.1%.

Electric Brute: Refers to high demand commercial electric water heaters used in conjunction with a large volume commercial storage tank. Includes Vertical Round, Vertical Square and Horizontal Square configurations.

Electric-powered: Refers to Products that use electricity as fuel.

Energy Saver: residential and commercial water heater classification.

Energy Saver – Electronic Ignition: Standard duty commercial gas water heater with electronic ignition.

Energy Saver – Millivolt: Standard duty commercial gas water heater with millivolt controls.

EverHot: Bradford White name for tankless, continuous flow water heater line.

Gas-powered: Refers to Products that use either natural or propane gas as fuel.


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H - K

High Input Direct Vent: Refers to water heaters that utilize a dual pipe venting system for combustion air and exhaust and recover more hot water faster than standard models.

Hydronic Heating: Refers to the use of heated water to heat living space (i.e. baseboard, in-floor radiant applications).

Immersion Thermostat: Refers to standard duty commercial electric water heater where temperature sensor is inside integral storage tank.

Indirect-powered: Refers to products used in conjunction with a boiler or other hot water source to heat water in a storage tank via an internal heat exchange coil.

KwickShot: Point of use electric instantaneous water heater.


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L

Large Volume Jacketed: Refers to storage tank that is insulated and has outer sheet metal shell. Used with water heater in standard commercial applications.

Large Volume Unjacketed: Refers to storage tank that is un-insulated (bare) and has no outer shell. Used with water heater in standard commercial applications.

LD DV: Refers to water heaters that utilize dual pipe venting system for combustion air and exhaust for use in smaller commercial applications.

LD Jacketed: Refers to storage tank that is insulated and has outer sheet metal shell. Used with water heater in smaller commercial applications.

LD Lowboy: Style of electric water heater for use in smaller commercial applications with cylindrical shape and reduced height for low ceiling/confined spaces.


LD PDV: Refers to water heaters with power blower that utilizes a dual pipe venting system for combustion air and exhaust for smaller commercial applications.

LD TTW: Refers to water heater that uses a powered blower to vent combustion gases through outside wall or roof in smaller commercial applications.

LD Upright: Traditional style of electric water heater with cylindrical shape for use in smaller commercial applications.

LD Utility: Style of electric water heater with varying storage capacity for smaller, point of use, commercial applications.

LD Wall Hung: Style of electric water heater designed for wall mounting with bottom inlet and outlet connections for use in smaller commercial applications.

Light Duty (LD) Energy Saver: Refers to conventional vent water heater for smaller commercial applications.

Lowboy: Style of electric water heater with cylindrical shape and reduced height for low ceiling/confined spaces.


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M

M1: Denotes standard model, gas-powered residential water heater.

M4: Refers to gas-powered models that meet C.E.C. Title 24, South Coast Air Quality Management District and all other district requirements.

Manufactured Home – Atmospheric Combustion: Refers to water heaters for use in mobile homes that utilize conventional combustion and venting.

Manufactured Home – Closed Combustion/Direct Vent: Refers to water heaters for use in mobile homes that utilize a single vent configuration that provides both intake air and exhaust venting.

MD 3-Element: Medium duty electric water heater with three heating elements for use in large residential or smaller commercial applications.

Multi-Flue: Refers to multiple Flue configuration for enhanced heat transfer in commercial oil-powered water heater.


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O - P

Oil Burners: Combustion apparatus utilizing fuel oil to generate heat/hot water (Aero Series).

Oil-powered: Refers to products that use oil for fuel.

PDV with Independent Venting: Standard duty commercial gas water heater with powered direct venting that utilizes external combustion air and exhaust through outside wall via separate vent and intake pipes.

Pool Heater: Heater designed to heat water in a residential swimming pool (Aero Series).

Power Burners: High input combustion apparatus utilizing natural gas to generate heat/hot water in power burner water heaters.

Power Burner Water Heaters: Large volume commercial gas water heaters with gallon capacities up to 1,500 gallons. For use in hotels, hospitals, stadiums, etc.

Powerful Compact (PC): Point of use electric water heater featuring 2 gallon storage capacity.

Power Direct Vent (PDV): Refers to water heaters with power blower that utilizes dual pipe venting system for combustion air and exhaust.

PowerStor DW: Indirect-powered (or fired) water heater with double wall glass-lined steel heat exchanger coil.

PowerStor SS: Indirect-powered (or fired) water heater with stainless steel single wall heat exchanger coil and tank.

PowerStor SW: Indirect-powered (or fired) water heater with single wall glass-lined steel heat exchanger coil.


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R - S

Rear Flue: Refers to Flue configuration at rear of oil-powered water heater (Aero Series)

Residential: Refers to products with output sufficient for in-home/consumer use.

Side Connects: Refers to water heaters with tappings or holes in side of storage tank for use in hydronic heating applications.

Single Wall: Refers to the internal heat exchange coil in an indirect water heater as one layer of glass-lined steel.

Solar Saver: Water heater used in conjunction with solar heating equipment. Includes electric element back up.

Space Heating: Refers to products designed to heat living space.

Storage: Refers to water heaters with integral tank to hold heated water.

Surface Mount Thermostat: Refers to standard duty commercial electric water heater where temperature sensor is mounted on outside of integral storage tank.


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T - X

Tabletop1: Style of electric water heater for use in kitchen with integral countertop1.

Tankless: Refers to products with no storage capacity that utilize a heat exchanger or burner system to heat water as it passes through tubular heat exchanger.

TTW1(Through-the-Wall): First generation product that uses a powered blower to vent combustion gases through outside wall or roof.

TTW2 (Through-the-Wall): Second generation product with higher BTU inputs that uses a powered blower to vent combustion gases through outside wall or roof.

Upright: Traditional style of water heater with cylindrical shape.

Upright HE: Refers to electric water heater with higher efficiency ratings than standard upright electric models.

Utility: Style of electric water heater with varying storage capacity for point of use applications.

Water Heating: Refers to products designed to heat water.

Wall Hung: Style of electric water heater designed for wall mounting with bottom inlet and outlet connections.

XR: Extra Recovery - Refers to gas-powered models that recover more hot water faster than standard models.