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GE RealMAX® Platinum 40-Gallon Short Liquid Propane Atmospheric Water Heater

GE Appliances GP40S12BXR

Features

  • Household Size
  • Quick Recovery
  • Anode Rod
  • SmartShield ™ Safety System

Quick Specs

  • Type: Heater

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Household Size

Provide hot water for the whole family of 2 to 4 persons.

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Quick Recovery

Quickly replenish hot water with a max-performance 38K burner.

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Anode Rod

Durable design offers long-lasting protection against corrosion to extend the life of your water heater tank.

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SmartShield ™ Safety System

Monitors the surrounding air and automatically shuts off the unit if abnormal temperatures are detected.

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Self-Diagnostic

Monitors and reports on gas system status via LED status indicator.

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Brass Drain

Rust-proof construction can be counted on to provide long-lasting service.

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Easy Installation

Replace your old water heater quickly and easily using standard water and gas connections.

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Built-To-Last warranty

RealMAX™ Platinum water heaters carry a 12-year tank and parts limited warranty.

Household Size Provide hot water for the whole family of 2 to 4 persons.

Quick Recovery Quickly replenish hot water with a max-performance 38K burner.

Anode Rod Durable design offers long-lasting protection against corrosion to extend the life of your water heater tank.

SmartShield ™ Safety System Monitors the surrounding air and automatically shuts off the unit if abnormal temperatures are detected.

Self-Diagnostic Monitors and reports on gas system status via LED status indicator.

Brass Drain Rust-proof construction can be counted on to provide long-lasting service.

Easy Installation Replace your old water heater quickly and easily using standard water and gas connections.

Built-To-Last warranty RealMAX™ Platinum water heaters carry a 12-year tank and parts limited warranty.

Features

  • Household Size
  • Quick Recovery
  • Anode Rod
  • SmartShield ™ Safety System
  • Self-Diagnostic
  • Brass Drain
  • Easy Installation
  • Built-To-Last warranty
CAPACITY
Unit Capacity 40 Gallons
APPEARANCE
Color Appearance Gray
WARRANTY
Warranty Notes See written warranty for full details
Parts Warranty 12-year limited
Labor Warranty 1-year limited
POWER / RATINGS
First Hour Delivery GPH 78.0
WEIGHTS & DIMENSIONS
Net Weight 133.0
Connection Sizes - Water Inlet (MNPT) 3/4"
Vent Size 3" Type B Vent
Product Diameter 22.0
Connection Sizes - Hot Water Outlet (MNPT) 3/4"
Product Height (to top of unit) 47.5
Approximate Shipping Weight 140.0
FEATURES
Controls LED Indicator
Burner BTU Size (k) 34.5
UEF .64
Bin Testing High
Overheat Protection Dry Burning Protection
Fuel Type Liquid Propane Gas (factory set)
Gas Valve Self Powered
Drain Valve Type Brass
Configuration Short
FVIR Safety System Prevents accidental ignition of flammable vapors
Water Connection Location Top
Pilot Light Wndow / Button Yes
Temperature Setting 45-160° F Range
Product Type Gas
Family Size 2-5 People
Height Description Short
Anode Rod Magnesium
Temp & Pressure Relief Valve Yes
Vent Atmospheric
Altitude Rating 10100.0

Quick Specs


  • Appearance

  • Type: Heater

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