For #10 wire and wire supports/straps. Hardware: Four 5/16" (8mm) stainless steel bolts or lag bolts, flat washers and hose clamps. FROM WATER HEATER (See Fig. #1) To determine the proper setting of the gate valve (4), the engine should be operated at full throttle
224 Water Heater – Midwest Weatherization Best Practices May 2007 140 Best Practice Recommendations: • Water heaters should be • A minimum of three vinyl straps or belts commercially available for water heater jackets,
water heater is to be on the outside of the residence. (i.e. tankless water heaters, or water 9 Seismic Straps – Water heaters require two seismic straps; one located within the top 1/3 of the water heater unit and one at the bottom 1/3.
WATER HEATER INSTALLATION HANDOUT BH – 002 metal straps. Drill pilot hole on centerline of stud, insert 1/4” x 4” lag screw through hole in strap. Use washers. Combustion air duct must be 12” maximum from floor and must be
(third) set of bracing straps is provided at mid-height of the water heater. Water Heater Bracing Attachment to a Concrete or Concrete Masonry Wall Mechanical (expansion-type) anchor bolts or chemical (epoxy adhesive) anchor bolts may be
straps be provided to secure the water heater against movement. These guidelines were developed for water heaters with a capacity of 52 gallons or less, and may also be utilized for water heaters with a capacity of up to 75 gallons, provided an additional
It is simple to secure your water heater with straps that can be purchased at hardware stores, or you can hire a plumber to install the straps for you. Previous large earthquakes have caused experts to create new recommendations for securing water heaters.
Straps and screws visible with water heater in a garage installation. You may need to add wood blocking. Sheetrock If wood blocking is used, it must be attached to studs. WATER HEATER Straps Flexible pipes. Title: HOG Cover and Inside Front Cover 4-18-05.pmd
PERMITS AND INSPECTIONS: Water heater installations require permits and inspections. 2010 CPC 503.0, 504.0 2. EARTHQUAKE BRACING: All water heaters shall be braced with straps placed at the upper and lower third of the water heater.
WATER HEATER STRAPPING REQUIREMENTS BUILDING DIVISION 5201 RUFFIN ROAD, SUITE B, SAN DIEGO, Two metal straps, not less than 22 gauge, nor less than 5/8” wide will be used. One strap shall be placed in the
Attach earthquake straps that comply with manufacturer’s clearance requirements and local code. If necessary, attach blocks to studs using appropriate anchors and The heat pump water heater is ready to turn on. Turn on the power to the unit at
straps. One within the upper one-third and one within the lower one third of the water heater’s vertical dimensions. Plumber’s tape or equivalent strapping materials are acceptable. Connectors must have washers to assure the connector does not pull through the strapping.