Lochinvar, an industry leader in high performance boilers and water heaters, today announced the next generation of the KNIGHT® XL family of commercial boilers. The advanced units are available in five models ranging from 399,000 to 1 million BTU / hour and feature 97% thermal efficiency, a 10: 1 turndown ratio and an upgraded heat exchanger.
The new KNIGHT XL models offer advanced venting (up to 150 feet), rear connections, and the ability to cascade multiple units for greater performance. This makes them ideal for retrofits and new construction applications. It also comes standard with CON · X · US® Remote Connectivity and SMART TOUCH ™, and provides contractors and facility managers with connectivity and system control for easy monitoring and adjustment.
“At Lochinvar we can look back on many years of experience with advanced components, product reliability and consistently high efficiency. This makes the KNIGHT XL product family the first choice for many engineers and contractors, ”said Dan Rettig, Product Manager at Lochinvar. “By upgrading the units with more robust connectivity, technology and efficiency, we are reaffirming our continued commitment to excellence in sustainability and delivering customer solutions.”
The next generation of KNIGHT XL also features an advanced heat exchanger with larger hoses that uses less pump energy for greater system efficiency. In addition, the new units will be equipped with an improved air filter system, borrowed from the Lochinvar CREST® condensing boiler line, to protect the burner by trapping particles in the filter.
The updated KNIGHT XL has been designed with a sleek, industrial design and a nifty badge, and is available in five sizes – with a new unit of 1 million BTU / h – ideal for schools, commercial buildings, hotels and healthcare facilities. KNIGHT XL is also available in outdoor models.
More information is available at www.Lochinvar.com.
Lochinvar, LLC is the leading manufacturer of high performance boilers, water heaters, pool heaters, water heating systems and storage tanks. In cooperation with EC Power, Lochinvar also offers innovative CHP water heating solutions. Lochinvar is based in Lebanon, Tennessee, and has offices in Chicago, Detroit, Orlando, Phoenix, Pompano Beach, and Dallas. All products are offered at all locations. More information about Lochinvar can be found at www.Lochinvar.com.