Tempstar furnaces range in the energy efficiencies from 80% AFUE to 95% AFUE. United Technologies is the parent company of Tempstar and owns Heil Bryant and Carrier, leading Tempstar to share common characteristics with those brands.
The features of various Tempstar furnaces are:
Direct ignition using hot surface igniters and no pilot light with direct ignition.
Weld-free heat exchangers that area stainless steel in selected models.
Two-stage gas furnaces with variable speed motors.
Two speed induced draft motors in selected furnace models.
Electronic control boards that have diagnostic capabilities in selected furnace models.
Lifetime limited warranties for the heat exchangers on selected models with other models having a 20-year warranty.
Tempstar has many types of gas furnaces to fit any budget or heating need. The wide range of furnaces that are all energy efficient help to reduce the heating costs while providing even heat throughout the home.
The Tempstar SmartComfort VS90 furnace is a gas furnace with electronic controls for monitoring and diagnostics. The Energy Star rating is an AFUE up to 92.1%. It is available in a single or two-stage heater that has a two speed induce draft blower.
The Tempstar SmartComfort VS80 furnace is a gas furnace with electronic controls for monitoring and diagnostics. The Energy Star rating is an AFUE up to 80%. It has a two-stage heater with a two-speed blower and a variable speed motor.
Both the VS90 and VS80 are CSA certified.
The two-stage ignitions on the furnace systems provide the opportunity to select the right level of power for heating the home. The two-stage furnaces operated with lower heating output settings most of the time then will increase the heating output as the weather becomes colder. This transition creates a more even heating throughout the home.
Tempstar is a trusted name in residential gas furnaces backed by high quality craftsmanship materials and construction. The Tempstar furnace will provide years of warmth and comfort in an affordable price that will also warm the wallet.
Originally posted 2009-08-27 02:03:13.