Bosch Tronic 5000C PRO WH17
The compact and powerful WH17 electric tankless water heaters can be installed virtually anywhere for commercial or residential applications. Advantages include 97 % efficiency with minimal stand-by loss and a built-in flow sensor to ensure a constant output temperature to deliver endless hot water for 1 major application at a time.
- Provides endless hot water for 1 major application at a time
- 97 % efficiency rating
- Compact & lightweight
- Electronic flow sensor
- Element modulation provides a constant output temperature
- Filter screen on inlet
- Improved temperature stability & control
- Enhanced scale resistance
- 5-year limited warranty on the heating modules.
- 2-year limited warranty on other component parts.
- Commercial tenant improvements (ie: office suite with an attached bathroom / shower)
- Garage apartments
- In-law suites
- Smaller homes
^Specs are based on 240 V. Lesser voltage (220 V or 208 V) will result in reduced output
GPM: gallons per minute
NOTE: The unit will not provide an output temperature above 131?F
IMPORTANT ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS:
* The WH36 requires 180 amp circuit protection through three 60-amp circuit breakers. Your house MUST have at least 300 amp service.
** The WH27 requires 120 amps of electricity. This would be supplied through three 40-amp double-pole breakers in your breaker box. Your house MUST have at least 200 amp service.
*** The WH17 requires 80 amps of electricity. This would be supplied through two 40-amp double-pole breakers in your breaker box. Your house MUST have at least 150 amp service.
? In Canada unit must be wired to a single breaker. AE Canada Kit required.
?? In Canada the WH36 must be wired to an Engle 175 amp breaker. AE Canada Kit required.
|Bosch Tronic 5000 Whole House Series||WH36||WH27||WH17|
|Applications||Whole House||Whole House||Whole House|
|GPM Output @ Temp Rise of 75?F Rise||3.6 GPM||2.4 GPM||1.6 GPM|
|GPM Output @ Temp Rise of 65?F Rise||-||2.8 GPM||1.8 GPM|
|GPM Output @ Temp Rise of 55?F Rise||-||3.5 GPM||2.1 GPM|
|Input (High/Low Setting, kW)||36.0 kW||26.85 kW||17.25 kW|
|Activation Flow Rate||0.6 GPM||0.8 GPM||0.6 GPM|
|Water Pressure Range||15 - 150 psi||15 - 150 psi||15 - 150 psi|
|Thermal Efficiency||97 %||97 %||97 %|
|Volts*||208-240 VAC||208-240 VAC||208-240 VAC|
|USA||-||120 (3 x 40 A*)||80 (2 x 40 A)|
|Canada||120 (1 x 120A)||80 (1 x 80 A) ?|
|Minimum Wire Size|
|USA||-||8 AWG (6 conductors + ground)||8 AWG (4 conductors + ground)|
|Canada||-||2 AWG (2 conductors + ground)||4 AWG (2 conductors + ground)|
|Dimensions||20" x 12 x 4"||15" x 12 x 4"||15" x 12 x 4?"|
|Weight||27 lbs.||22 lbs.||20 lbs.|
|Water Fittings||3/4" Male NPT||3/4" Male NPT||3/4" Male NPT|
|Recommended Minimum Installation Clearances|