17kw Air Source Heat Pump - Retro Fit 58,000 Btu's
This Retro Fit Air to Water Heat Pump 17Kw has been specifically designed for the Ireland Detached House market and as such it has a Sanyo Compressor running on R407C refrigerant and the unit is housed in a Stainless Steel cabinet for long term anti corrosion resistance and can heat your house to a very warm +28C during the Winter months, just imagine the comfort of being able to wear shorts and a t-shirt indoors in November, December, January, February and March. We have designed this 17kw Air Source Heat Pump for a Typical Rural Detached House, perfect for all Detached houses built in Ireland 32 counties. We also have indoor heating controls here designed to allow you to control the ON / Off timing of your ASHP from the comfort of your home
Why R407C ? Well in short we only use R407C as it has a high heat output and it is NON OZONE depleting.
Air Source Heat Pump vs Oil Boiler ? Our Air Source Heat Pumps are typically 400% efficient while a typical oil boiler new out of the box is 65% efficient so in real terms for every €100 you spend on oil you get €65 worth of heat while €100 euros spent on our Heat Pumps will give you €400 worth of heat in your house.Radiators for Air Source Heat Pumps? Our Air Source Heat pumps are as happy with steel radiators as they are with Aluminium radiators, both will work well and even if you have a mixture or radiator types do not be concerned as we have designed our Air Source Heat Pumps to work with all types of radiators and also with underfloor heating.
Air Source Heat Pumps in Cold Climates? We designed these Air Source Heat pumps for the Irish market and as such they will work perfectly well at -5C and even at -7C so you never have worry about being cold during the winter ever again.
Air Source Heat Pumps Advantages? The advantages are numerous;
1: You will save money on heating your house ,
2: You will help our Planet by no longer burning Coal , Oil, Wood etc,
3: You will see a reduction in your monthly outgoings as you will no longer have to drive to collect coal or phone ahead to arrange to have oil delivered only to find later that someone has drained your oil tank.
4: You will never again run out of a way to heat your house.
5: Low carbon footprint
6: Air Source Heat pumps are safer than combustion-based heating systems.
7: Your grandchildren will thank you for the clean air they can now breath.
This Retro Fit 17Kw Air Source Heat Pump can generate up to 58,000 Btu's of energy so it will be more than enough to satisfy the heating and hot water needs for a typical detached or semi-detached 4/8 bedroom house in Ireland. Perfect for Dormer Bungalows with little or no insulation.
This unit comes with Wifi enabled so you can control the temperature output from the comfort of your house or office via your Smartphone.
If you already have an outside Oil Boiler then installation is very straight forward, simply get your local Plumber to remove your Oil Boiler and ask him/ her to replace it with this Retro Fit Air Source 17kw Heat Pump. Same pipes and electricity supply can be used so no need for a dig up, a site survey or a costly run of new copper piping.
If you live in a house with a mains gas supply then the install can still be simple. You will need to contact a Bord Gais registered Plumber who will be able to install this Retro Fit Air to Water 17kw Heat Pump for you.
Tools required for this install?
1 X Pipe cutter for 1" Copper Pipe
1 X Pipe Cutter for 1" Plastic pipe
2 X 1" spanners to tighten compression nuts
Options Required with this 17KW ASHP
1 x 18amp Contactor if you have a central heating time clock , if not you will need this item
1 x 22m Head Water Pump
1 x Magnetic Water Filter
The 17kw ASHP is 50inches tall , 54 inches Wide and 20inches deep, also
you will need to account for another 8 inches of clearance from whatever
wall the 17KW ASHP is located at to allow for sufficient air flow around the
The running costs for this Retro Fit Air source 17kw Heat Pump is typically a reduction of 75% on your existing Oil Bill or 65% on your existing gas bill.
On test in Mayo over the last 4 winters the running cost of this 17kw Air Source Heat Pump was €5 per day and we had the heat coming on at 06:30 and off at 23:00 every day.
Heating Power Input: 5.2KW- typically 3.8-4kw in Use
Heating Power Output: 17KW
Air temp 7C Water 45C: 58,000BTU's
COP when A=7C W=45 THEN Cop = 4
Power Supply: 230v Single Phase 50Hz
Max Out Water Temperature: 65C
Working Temperature: minus 7 to plus 43 C
Compressor Quantity: 1
Compressor Type: Sanyo Scroll
Housing : Stainless Steel painted White
If you find the running costs of your ASHP excessive did you know you can reduce the running costs by reducing the output water temperature from the default 55C to 45C and by leaving the ASHP on 24/7 during the winter months , having the ASHP come on and off multiple times per day will only increase the KW usage and hence the running costs.
Buy your Retro Fit 17kw Air Source Heat Pump 58,000 Btu's from Carbonfreeheat Ireland, your Irish free delivery store.
|test 1||On test in Mayo F12 H4C4 since December 15th 2019 the 17KW Air Source Heat Pump not only provided all the heat but also all the hot water needs for a family of 5 during the coldest winter months at a average cost of €150 per month, the Heat Pump was running from 6am to 11pm every day for a mere €150 per month. aka €5 per day|
17kw Air Source Heat Pump - Retro Fit - Detached House
- Brand: BORC
- Product Code: Retro Fit 17kw Air Source Heat Pump
- Availability: In Stock
- Ex Tax: €4,711.38