The capacity of a storage type electric water heater is in liters (L). The larger the capacity, the greater the hot water supply capacity of the water heater. At present, the common capacities on the market are: 10L, 15L, 40L, 50L, 60L, 80L, 100L, and a few manufacturers can produce products above 100L.
Common water heater introduction
Users can choose the capacity of the water heater according to the purpose, the size of the family and the water habits. 10L-15L water heaters are generally used in the kitchen for washing dishes, washing vegetables or washing the face and brushing teeth in the bathroom, so people call it a kitchen treasure or a small kitchen treasure.
The water heater used for bathing should choose a capacity of more than 40L. For one person, a water heater with a capacity of 40-50L is suitable; for two people, a water heater with a capacity of 50-60L is suitable; for a family of three, a water heater with a capacity of 80-100L is suitable; Families with more than one person are suitable to choose a water heater above 120L; if you are used to bathing in a bathtub, it is best to choose a water heater above 150L.see more:Best 8 Portable Water Heaters for RV or Camping
Pay attention to choosing a water heater
Capacity: The family population and hot water consumption need to be considered when purchasing a water heater. Generally, a 30-40 liter electric water heater is suitable for continuous use by 3-4 people, a 40-50 liter electric water heater is suitable for continuous use by 4-5 people, and a 70-90 liter electric water heater is suitable for continuous use by 5-6 people.
Inner tank: The inner tank is the key to the quality of the electric water heater. If the inner tank of the water heater is broken, it proves that the life of the water heater has come to an end. Electric water heater tanks can be roughly divided into three grades: stainless steel tanks, enamel tanks, and galvanized tanks. It is recommended to buy a galvanized liner for better results.
See if the water heater has a leakage protector.
Check the shell material. Common shell materials include metal panels, ordinary plastics, ABS special rubber, etc. It is recommended to buy ABS special rubber shells, which have better flame retardancy.