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Low Pressure Vitreous Enamel Electric Hot Water Cylinders

Rheem low pressure vitreous enamel hot water cylinders offer reliable long-term solutions to water heating for homeowners, landlords and property managers. The vitreous enamel cylinder lining provides resistance to corrosion from a wide range of water conditions including varying pH levels, high chlorides, hard water and MIC (Microbiological Induced Corrosion) as found in parts of New Zealand or in areas with untreated bore water. Models range from 90 litre to 270 litre capacity.

Key Features
  • Low pressure use, rated for a maximum 'Heavy Head' 120kPa for improved shower pressure when replacing existing low pressure copper water heaters
  • Galvanised steel exterior
  • Inner steel cylinder coated with vitreous enamel to suit a wide range of water conditions
  • Fitted with a sacrificial magnesium anode to provide additional corrosion protection to the cylinder in adverse water conditions
  • Solstice Green insulation helps maintain the optimum water temperature, reducing energy use and providing economic and environmental benefits
  • Designed and manufactured in New Zealand
  • 10 year domestic cylinder warranty

Available in the following model configurations:

  • LPVE 14809013T | 90L | 915 x 490mm | 2.0kW
  • LPVE 14809015T | 90L | 915 x 490mm | 3.0kW
  • LPVE 14813513T | 135L | 1315 x 490mm | 2.0kW
  • LPVE 14813515T | 135L | 1315 x 490mm | 3.0kW
  • LPVE 15813513T | 135L | 880 x 580mm | 2.0kW
  • LPVE 15813515T | 135L | 880 x 580mm | 3.0kW
  • LPVE 14818013T | 180L | 1710 x 490mm | 2.0kW
  • LPVE 14818015T | 180L | 1710 x 490mm | 3.0kW
  • LPVE 15818013T | 180L | 1135 x 580mm | 2.0kW
  • LPVE 15818015T | 180L | 1135 x 580mm | 3.0kW
  • LPVE 15827015T | 270L | 1640 x 580mm | 3.0kW
NZ Made
NZ Made
Scope of Use
  • Most commonly used in domestic dwellings
  • Good choice for like-for-like replacement
  • Can operate at higher pressure (120kPa) and are ideal for pumped systems and areas where water quality is poor
  • Three inlets from which to choose from: bottom, left and right-hand sides
  • Indoor installation
  • Range of models available to suit between 1–7 people in moderate climates
  • Suitable for use across a wide range of water conditions
  • Suitable for areas where copper or stainless steel cylinders are unsuitable
Limitations on Use
  • Not suitable for outdoor installation
  • Not suitable for uncontrolled heat sources (solar/wetback).
Low Pressure
Low Pressure
Statement of Building Code Compliance
  • NZ MEPS Compliant
Other Performance Attributes
  • Domestic Warranty: Cylinder/Tank (Replacement): 10 year
  • Domestic Warranty: Cylinder/Tank (Labour): 5 year
  • Domestic Warranty: Parts (Parts/Labour): 1 year
Data Sheet
Supplier Declaration of Conformity
Installation Instructions & Owner's Guide
Brochure: Hot Water For Your Home


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