Bradford White has a wide variety of products that provide high quality and high performance to residential and commercial applications all over the world. The company started in 1881 and has been growing and growing into one of the leaders in the water heater industry. They have Solar, Gas and Electric Water Heaters available in Tallboy, Lowboy and Tankless designs. One of the most popular is the gas water heaters, Bradford White offers some good quality water heaters but one of their premium gas water heaters is the Bradford White M440T6FBN 40 Gallon Natural Gas Water Heater.
This residential water heater is considered to be a High EF FVIR Defender safety System Model, this means that the features offered on this model is nothing short of impressive. The M440T6FBN 40 Gallon Natural Gas Water Heater is Energy Star rated, this means that this water heater meets and exceeds all necessary standards and codes to be called energy efficient. With an Energy Star model, you can ensure high performance while conserving energy. This model also features the Bradford white Advanced ScreenLok technology Flame Arrestor Design. The flame arrestor was designed to help prevent the ignition of the flammable vapors from the gas water heater to ignite outside the water heater.
The Resettable Thermal Switch is a reliable bimetallic switch that was designed to help prevent the burner and the pilot to operate in case of an ongoing flammable vapor burn that is inside of the combustion chamber. The igniter is a Piezo Igniter, which is a lot easier and faster to light by simply pushing a button. The Bradford White M440T6FBN 40 Gallon Natural Gas Water Heater has a Factory Installed Hydrojet Total Performance System; the system is sediment reducing devices that will help guard the tank from sediment build up in the tank. It will also increase the first hour water delivery rate.
There is a Sight Window, which offers a look into the combustion chamber to check the water heater operation of the burner and the pilot. This unit is energy efficient, contributing to the effiency of the water heater is the VitraGlas Lining, this design offers protection from the harsh and corrosion prone effects of hot water, this is done with a ceramic porcelain coating around the tank. The high silica lining will offer a tough and dependable inside surface for the hot water tank.
The water heater is also protected by 2-inch Non CFC Foam Insulation; this insulation covers the sides and the top of the water heater. This insulation will help reduce the amount of heat loss when the heater is on stand by. You can ensure less energy consumption and improved operation. The M440T6FBN 40 Gallon Natural Gas Water Heater comes with factory installed Heat Traps, these are designed to combine a flexible disk that will reduce heat loss in the piping and will decrease the chance for any noise generation from the water heater. Bradford White is offering a 6 or 10 Year limited Warranty on the Tank and on Component Parts.