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Ultra Force™ Up to 96% Efficient Commercial Gas Water Heaters
Item # SUF 60 120 NE-A
Item # SUF 60 120 NE-A, Ultra Force™ Up to 96% Efficient Commercial Gas Water Heaters
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The Ultra Force™ SUF product line is the most efficient State commercial water heater line ever built. With a storage tank of up to 130 gallons, high BTU input and up to 96% thermal efficiency, these models deliver more hot water for every energy dollar. A single Ultra Force™ unit is an ideal energy-saving choice for restaurants and other mid-sized commercial applications. Multiple Ultra Force™ water heaters can be manifolded together to meet the demands of large commercial and industrial applications.
Unit of Measure:
3" Vent Pipe
4" Vent Pipe
Testing and Certifications
Standard Approximate Shipping Weight
ASME Approximate Shipping Weight
Minimum Supply Natural Gas Line Size (N.P.T.)
Minimum Supply Propane Gas Line Size (N.P.T.)
Liquid Propane Gas
Recovery at 30 ºF Temperature Rise
Recovery at 17 ºC Temperature Rise
Recovery at 40 ºF Temperature Rise
Recovery at 22 ºC Temperature Rise
Recovery at 50 ºF Temperature Rise
Recovery at 28 ºC Temperature Rise
Recovery at 60 ºF Temperature Rise
Recovery at 33 ºC Temperature Rise
Recovery at 70 ºF Temperature Rise
Recovery at 39 ºC Temperature Rise
Recovery at 80 ºF Temperature Rise
Recovery at 44 ºC Temperature Rise
Recovery at 90 ºF Temperature Rise
Recovery at 50 ºC Temperature Rise
Recovery at 100 ºF Temperature Rise
Recovery at 56 ºC Temperature Rise
Recovery at 110 ºF Temperature Rise
Recovery at 61 ºC Temperature Rise
Recovery at 120 ºF Temperature Rise
Recovery at 67 ºC Temperature Rise
Recovery at 130 ºF Temperature Rise
Recovery at 72 ºC Temperature Rise
Recovery at 140 ºF Temperature Rise
Recovery at 78 ºC Temperature Rise
3" Vent Pipe
One 90º Elbows for Maximum 3" Vent Pipe
Two 90º Elbows for Maximum 3" Vent Pipe
Three 90º Elbows for Maximum 3" Vent Pipe
Four 90º Elbows for Maximum 3" Vent Pipe
4" Vent Pipe
One 90º Elbows for Maximum 4" Vent Pipe
Two 90º Elbows for Maximum 4" Vent Pipe
Three 90º Elbows for Maximum 4" Vent Pipe
Four 90º Elbows for Maximum 4" Vent Pipe
Five 90º Elbows for Maximum 4" Vent Pipe
Six 90º Elbows for Maximum 4" Vent Pipe
Condensate Drain - This is a fully condensing water heater and should be located near a drain to permit proper disposal of condensate.
Vent Termination - Exhaust gases of this water heater are less than 140 ºF. In cold climates, water vapor in flue gases will condense into a cloud of vapor where the vent exits the building. This vapor can gradually discolor exterior building surfaces. Vent termination should be located where this vapor cloud and potential discoloration are not a concern. Extending the vent termination up to 6" from the wall helps vapor from being trapped along a building's face. To avoid this problem, the vent can be terminated on the roof. Always locate vent termination above the maximum snowline, and do not locate vent termination above a walkway.
Air Intake - In cold climates, air intake should be located at least four feet from the vent termination of the water heater and any other appliance vents that discharge moisture-laden air (such as clothes dryers). This will help prevent freeze-over of the intake screen required to prevent foreign objects from entering the intake pipe. Air intake should be located above the maximum snowline.
Blockage Sensors - The water heater is equipped with sensors to shut it down if blockage of vent or air intake occurs. The water heater control system will display detailed diagnostic information on the LCD screen to help service technicians quickly locate and correct the problem.
Noise - Vent terminal should be located away from bedroom windows or other areas where blower noise will be objectionable. Avoid venting into corners or confined areas, which will amplify sound. Anchoring intake or vent pipe walls or ceilings can cause noise to be transmitted to living areas, and isolation mounts should be used where anchoring is required.
Optional Concentric Vent Kit - Helps to minimize unsightly wall/roof penetrations.
SUF 60 120NE - SUF 130 300NEA vent kit p/n 9006328005
SUF 130-400-500 NEA vent kit p/n 9006144005
Down-Fired Low NOx Power Burner Design
Top-mounted radial burner design ensures optimum combustion efficiency.
Fully Submerged, Spiral-Shaped Condensing Heat Exchanger
Spiral shaped heat exchanger coils keeps hot flue gases swirling through the heat exchanger maximizing heat transfer and efficiency.
Spiral shaped heat exchanger reduces the accumulation of lime scale; maintains higher efficiency performance over time.
Standard Power Vent or Power Direct Vent Flexibility
Vertical or sidewall power-venting.
Vertical or sidewall powered-direct vent draws all combustion air from outside the building.
Vents using inexpensive PVC, ABS or CPVC pipe. Canadian installations require ULC S636 listed PVC or CPVC pipe for intake and exhaust.
Air intake and vent runs can be up to 120 equivalent feet.
Space-Saving Design, with Zero Clearance to Combustibles
Approved for installation on combustible flooring.
All Controls Including Gas Valve and Combustion Air Blower Located on Top
Provides easy access during installation and service.
Protects against high water damage.
Protected from dirt and incidental damage.
Advanced Electronic Control System
Microprocessor controls all water heater functions including ignition and temperature regulation.
Precise temperature control adjustable from 90 ºF to 180 ºF.
Large LCD display provides detailed operational and diagnostic information in plain English for ease of operation and service.
Ultra Force water heaters are iCOMM™ compatible and can be monitored from remote locations. Call 1.888.WATER02 for more information.
Powered Anodes (Standard on All Models).
Provide long-lasting tank protection.
Non sacrificial anodes never need replacing unless damaged.
Commercial Grade Glasslined Tank & Heat Exchanger for Long-Term Protection Against Corrosion
Heat exchanger glasslined on both water and vent sides to protect against corrosive flue gases and condensate inside the coil
For easy inspection and cleaning
Meets the Thermal Efficiency and Standby Loss Requirements of the U. S. Department of Energy and Current Edition of ASHRAE/IESNA 90.1
Complies with SCAQMD Rule 1146.2 and other air quality management districts with similar requirements for NOx emissions
The 120-250K BTU models are design-certified by CSA® International, according to ANSI Z21.10.3 - CSA® 4.3 Standards governing storage-type water heaters
The 300-500K BTU models are design-certified by Underwriter's Laboratories (UL), Inc., according to ANSI Z21.10.3-4.3 CSA® Standards governing storage-type water heaters
Design-certified by Underwriter's Laboratories (UL), Inc., to NSF Standard 5
Testing and Certifications
Optional on all models
Maximum Hydrostatic Working Pressure: 160 psi
CSA® Certified and ASME Rated T&P Relief Valve
All models are ENERGY STAR® Qualified
3-Year Limited Tank Warranty.
Recovery capacities are based on heater performance at 95% and 96% thermal efficiency.
Add "A" to model number when ordering ASME. Optional on all Models.
Maximum gas supply pressure: 10.5" W.C. natural gas 14" W.C. propane.
Electrical requirements: 120/60 Hz VAC, Blower 2.2 Amps FL, Igniter 4.0 Amps.
Minimum clearance to remove top cover. Additional clearances recommended in case service is needed.
Maximum number of 90º elbows allowed for the vent (exhaust) pipe is four (4) when installing 3 inch pipe and six (6) when installing 4 inch pipe.
Maximum number of 90º elbows allowed for intake air pipe is four (4) when installing 3 inch pipe and six (6) when installing 4 inch pipe. Two (2) 45º elbows equal one (1) 90º elbow.
Center line of water outlet on top of the water heaters is approximately 7 inches from the front edge of the water heater.
Standards for Ultra Force™ Up to 96% Efficient Commercial Gas Water Heaters (SUF 60 120NE (A) - SUF 100 250NE (A) Models)
Ultra Force™ Up to 96% Efficient Commercial Gas Water Heaters (SUF 120 & 150 Models)
Brochure for Ultra Force™ Up to 96% Efficient Commercial Gas Water Heaters