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What Is A Heat Trap?

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A Heat Trap is a device or, method of piping used to limit the loss of heat from a water heater by convection or, thermosyphoning up through the pipes entering or leaving the water heater. Many codes require the installation of heat traps to save on energy costs. The most common method used is to install heat trap nipples on the inlet and outlet of […]

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