Motor & Blower Compartment Energy efficient & quiet variable speed ECM motor, An insulated blower compartment, a slow-open gas valve, specially designed 2-speed induced draft motor & blower motor make it one of the most reliable & quietest furnaces on the market today. Variable speed blower motor technology provides ultimate humidity control, quieter sound levels & year-round energy savings.
Two stages of operation to save energy and maintain optimal comfort level.
Furnace operates at 70% capacity for low-heat and 100% capacity for high-heat.
The 34 inch [864mm] design is lighter & easier to handle, making is easily installed & leaves room for optional equipment & optimal access for maintenance.
Cabinet & Design
The units are constructed with Pre-paint galvanized steel cabinets for added reliability & durability. Solid doors & easy door removal & replacement makes for an easier time with service-ability. Also, all models are equipped with a molded permanent filter & right, left, or top side gas & electric inlet connections. Units all come with a standard solid bottom.
Patented Heat Exchanger
Primary heat exchanger constructed of aluminized steel and secondary heat exchanger constructed of stainless steel for maximum corrosion resistance and thermal fatigue reliability.
Direct Spark Ignition & Remote Sensor
The direct spark ignition with reduced firing rates is an efficient method of gas ignition while the remote flame sensor monitors the flame. For added safety & personal peace of mind the direct spark ignition with remote sensor will lock out system after trial for ignition if main burner fails to ignite.
For added customer assurance, all models feature an integrated board which manages all operational functions & are equipped with humidifier & electronic air cleaner hookups for added heating capacity & efficiency.
Thermostat is compatible with single or two-stage thermostats. (For optimal performance, two-stage thermostats are recommended.) A variety of cooling coils & plenums designed to use with (Rheem Classic Series) two stage gas furnaces are available as optional accessories.
Air Quality & Control
With several options for easy install-ability these units have optional indoor or outdoor combustion air. In addition, combustion air may be piped to either the top or side of the cabinet on all downflow models. A special molded fitting is provided to ease installation