ProgressivTube® Specifications

Model #: metric / US PT30 PT40 PT50
Volumetric Capacity: l / gal
116.7 / 30.84
 156.7 41.40  194.5 / 51.44
 Gross Area: m2 / ft2  2.23 / 23.98  2.98 / 32.10  2.98 / 32.10
 Transparent Frontal Area: m2 / ft2  76.2 / 168  99.7 / 220  106.5 / 235
 Dry Weight: kg / lbs  76.2 / 168  99.7 / 220  106.5 / 235
  Wet Weight: kg / lbs  192.7 / 425  255.2 / 563  301.1 / 664
 Flow Pattern:  Series  Series  Series
 Test Pressure: KPa / psi  2068 / 300  2068 / 300  2068 / 300
 Design Pressure: KPa / psi  1034 / 150  1034 / 150  1034 / 150
 Maximum Design Temp: C / F  176 / 350  176 / 350  176 / 350
 Normal Operating Temp: C / F  4-93 / 40-200  4-93 / 40-200  4-93 / 40-200


ProgressivTube Dimensions


ProgressivTube Dimensions

Model #: metric / US PT30 PT40 PT50
 A  cm / in  247.5 / 97.44  247.5 / 97.44  247.5 / 97.44
 B  cm / in  90.0 / 35.44  90.0 / 35.44  90.0 / 35.44
 C  cm / in  241.9 / 95.25  241.9 / 95.25  241.9 / 95.25
 D  cm / in  84.1 / 33.125  114.6 / 45.125  114.6 /45.125
 E  cm / in  250.0 / 98.44  250.0 / 98.44  250.0 / 98.44
 F  cm / in  19.7 / 7.75  19.7 / 7.75  19.7 / 7.75
 G  cm / in  247.2 / 97.313  247.2 / 97.313  247.2 / 97.313
 H  cm / in  6.9 / 2.75  6.9 / 2.75  6.9 / 2.75
 I  cm / in  2.5 / 1.0  2.5 / 1.0  2.5 / 1.0
 J  cm / in  8.9 / 3.5  8.9 / 3.5  8.9 / 3.5
 K  cm / in  7.6 / 3.0  7.6 / 3.0  7.6 / 3.0
 L  cm / in  13.9 / 5.5  13.9 / 5.5  13.9 / 5.5
 M  cm / in  70.5 / 27.75  100.9 / 39.75  100.9 / 39.75
 N  cm / in  89.7 / 35.3125  120.2 / 47.313  120.2 / 47.313
 P  cm / in  9.2 / 3.625  9.2 / 3.625  9.2 / 3.625
 Q  cm / in  15.6 / 6.125  15.6 / 6.125  15.6 / 6.125
 R  cm / in  6.2 / 2.44  6.2 / 2.44  6.2 / 2.44

System Performance Ratings:

QNet: (2000 BTU/FT2/Day) = 31,870 BTU/Day
QNet: (1500 BTU/FT2/Day) = 24,208 BTU/Day
QNet: (1000 BTU/FT2/Day) = 16,540 BTU/Day

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Model PT20

Gross Length 6.97 feet
Gross Width 1.80 feet
Gross Depth .65 feet
Gross Area 12.56 square feet
Transparent Frontal Area 10.77 square feet
Volumetric Capacity 17.9 gallons
Weight (empty) 92.0 pounds
Recommended Flow Rate On demand only
Test Pressure 160 psig
Number of Cover Plates Two
Flow Pattern Series - Forced circulation
Number of Flow Tubes Four

Net Energy Delivered (QNet): 3.4 kWh - 11,600 Btu
Heat Loss Coefficiency (L): 3.9 W/ºC - 7.5 Btu/hrºF

Documents below are in PDF Format:


ProgressivTube Brochure:

PT Collector Specifications
System Performance Ratings
Plumbing Diagrams; Electric, Gas, SRCC OG 300, and Direct
2-Way and 3-Way Plumbing Valve Kit Components
Mounting Systems; Adjustable Tilt, Fixed Mount, Flush Mount

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System Description and Thermal Performance:

Summary Information Sheet PT-20-CN

Summary Information Sheet PT-30-CN

Summary Information Sheet PT-40-CN

Summary Information Sheet PT-50-CN



Complete Installation and Operations Manual:

Installation Manual

 
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