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IntheU.S.A.:
Anindividual
manual
shutoff
valvemustbeinstalled
within
six(6)
feet(1.8m)ofthedryer
inaccordance
withtheNational
Fuel
GasCode,
ANSI
Z223.1.
In Canada:
An individual
manual shutoff valve must be installed in
accordance
with the B149.1,
Natural Gas and Propane
Installation
Code. It is recommended
that an individual
manual
shutoff
valve be installed within six (6)feet (1.8 m)
of the dryer.
The location
should be easy to reach for opening
and closing.
A
C
E
;r
B
D
A.
_"
flexible
gas connector
B.
_"
pipe
to flare adapter
fitting
C.
_"
NPT minimum
plugged
tapping
D.
_2"
NPT gas
supply
line
E. Gas
shutoff
valve
Gas
supply
connection
requirements
Use an elbow and a %" flare x 3/8"NPT adapter
fitting
between
the flexible
gas connector
and the dryer gas pipe, as needed
to avoid kinking.
Use only pipe-joint
compound.
Do not use TEFLON °t tape.
This dryer must be connected
to the gas supply
line with a
listed flexible
gas connector
that complies
with the standard
for connectors
for gas appliances,
ANSI Z21.24
or CSA 6.10.
Burner Input Requirements:
Elevations
above
10,000 ft (3,048 m):
When installed above 10,000 ft (3,048 m) a 4% reduction
of
the burner
Btu rating shown
on the model/serial
number
plate
is required for each 1,000 ft (305 m) increase in elevation.
Gas supply
pressure
testing
The dryer must be disconnected
from the gas supply
piping
system during pressure testing at pressures
greater than
1/2psi.
Dryer Gas Pipe
The gas pipe that comes out through
the rear of your dryer
has a %" male pipe thread.
11_"
(3.2cm)
(23.5cm)
A.
_"
NPT dryer pipe
Fire
Hazard
Use a
heavy
metal
vent,
Do not
use a plastic
vent.
Do not
use a metal
foil
vent.
Failure
to follow
these
instructions
can result
in
death
or fire.
WARNING:
To reduce the risk of fire, this dryer
MUST BE
EXHAUSTED
OUTDOORS.
IMPORTANT:
Observe all governing
codes and ordinances.
The dryer
exhaust
must not be connected
into any gas vent,
chimney, wall, ceiling or a concealed
space of a building.
If using an existing
vent system
Clean lint from the entire length of the system and make sure
exhaust
hood is not plugged
with lint.
Replace any plastic or metal foil vent with rigid or flexible
heavy metal vent.
Review Vent system chart.
Modify existing
vent system if
necessary to achieve the best drying performance.
If this is a
new
vent system
Vent material
Use a heavy metal vent. Do not use plastic
or metal foil vent.
4" (10.2 cm) heavy metal exhaust vent and clamps
must be
used. DURASAFE
TM
venting
products
are recommended.
4" (10.2cm) heavymetal
exhaust
vent
DURASAFF
u vent products
can be purchased
from your
dealer or the toll-free
number
listed on the cover of the Dryer
User Instructions.
For more information,
see the "Assistance
or Service"
section of the Dryer User Instructions.
Rigid
metal
vent
For best drying
performance,
rigid metal vents are
recommended.
Rigid metal vent is recommended
to avoid crushing
and
kinking.
Flexible metal vent
Flexible metal vents are acceptable
only if accessible
for
cleaning.
Flexible metal vent must be fully extended
and supported
when the dryer is in its final location.
1-®TEFLON
is a registered
trademark
of E.I. Du Pont De Nemours
and Company.