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5 Series SAH Air Handler features slide-out blower motor.

Press Release Summary:

5 Series SAH Air Handler features slide-out blower motor.

May 24, 2017 -

Available in 2- to 6-ton capacities in three compact cabinet sizes, 5 Series SAH Air Handler uses R-410A refrigerant. Designed with an optional cased/uncased coil for dual fuel applications, product comes with professional-grade finish and 1 in. insulation. Having less than 2% air leakage, air handler features all-aluminum A-Coils and external diagnostic port. Equipped with ECM motor, unit can be field adjusted to four configurations for wide range of applications.

WaterFurnace International, Inc. - Fort Wayne, IN

Original Press Release

New WaterFurnace 5 Series SAH Air Handler Offers 2- to 6-Ton Capacities in Compact Cabinet Sizes

Press release date: May 22, 2017

Units pair with 5 Series split systems to reduce energy use as much as 70 percent

WaterFurnace International, Inc., the leading manufacturer of geothermal and water source heat pumps, introduces the 5 Series SAH Air Handler. Available in 2- to 6-ton capacities, the units offer comfort, versatility and efficiency in three compact cabinet sizes.

When paired with the WaterFurnace 5 Series split system, a 5 Series Air Handler provides the perfect solution for replacing an air conditioner or heat pump in homes with limited utility space. The air handler utilizes R-410A refrigerant and can be field adjusted to four configurations for a wide range of applications. An optional cased/uncased coil is available for dual fuel applications, while an electric back-up heat option provides added peace of mind.

The air handler’s Aurora control board couples with the Aurora Expansion Board in the split system for energy monitoring and troubleshooting capabilities. With these controls, the air handlers work seamlessly with the WaterFurnace Symphony home comfort platform, IntelliZone2 zoning system and all WaterFurnace communicating thermostats.

5 Series SAH Air Handlers feature all-aluminum A-Coils, which are not susceptible to formicary corrosion and provide extra durability and extended system life. The units’ variable speed ECM motor, when equipped with Aurora Advanced Controls, runs at only the speed needed for maximum efficiency, which leads to lower electric bills and greater comfort.

The new air handlers also offer these standard features:

  • Professional-grade finish for long-lasting beauty and protection
  • 1-inch insulation for noise reduction
  • Slide-out blower motor for ease of service
  • Less than 2 percent air leakage
  • External diagnostic port to comfortably service and diagnose the system

To learn more, visit the WaterFurnace website at www.waterfurnace.com.

More Information:

As part of NIBE Climate Solutions North America, WaterFurnace International, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of residential, commercial, industrial and institutional geothermal and water source heat pumps. Although it earned a reputation as a leader in geothermal heat pumps, WaterFurnace has worked in recent years to innovate new technologies, integrate key trends and grow the core business to represent a portfolio of clean and sustainable solutions. WaterFurnace was founded in 1983, and the company is headquartered in Fort Wayne, Ind.

Contact:

WaterFurnace International, Inc

9000 Conservation Way

Fort Wayne, IN 46809

260-478-5667

www.waterfurnace.com