Kenmore 57951 50 gal. 9-Year Tall Natural Gas Water Heater

Kenmore 57951 50 gal. 9-Year Tall Natural Gas Water Heater
Item # 04257951000P Model # 57951

Kenmore 57951 50 gal. 9-Year Tall Natural Gas Water Heater

The Kenmore 57951 50-gallon tall residential natural gas water heater is energy-efficient, with foam insulation, and has a cobalt blue glass-lined tank with a large anode rod to protect the tank from corrosion. It also includes a self-cleaning cold water inlet tube which reduces and protects against mineral build-up in the tank.

A 50-gallon natural gas water heater is the minimum recommended size for a 5-person or more household with typical water use.

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  • Glass-lined steel tank with one anode rod for increased tank protection
  • 1-1/2 inches of energy-efficient foam insulation
  • Factory-installed temperature and pressure safety valve
  • 9-year warranty on tank and parts


Capacity and Flow:_UP
Tank Capacity 50 gal.
Recovery at 90 Degree Rise (gph.) 41
First Hour Delivery (gal.) 88
Dimensions and Capacity:
Tank Insulation Thickness 1-1/2 in
Required Vent Size 3 in. or 4 in.
Tank Diameter (In.) 21
Tank Height (In.) 57.25
Height to Water Connection (In.) 59.25
Water Inlet/Outlet Size 3/4 in.
Height to Vent Hood (In.) 60.75
Gas Inlet Size 3/4 in.
Height to Gas Connection (In.) 12.25
General Features:
Number of Anode Rods 1
Power Cord Included No
Control Type Mechanical
Tank Style Tall
Low NOx Burner No
Color Family Gray
Altitude Rating (ft.) 10100
Heavy Duty Anode Rod Yes
Unit Location Indoor
Drain Valve Plastic
Relief Valve Included Temperature and Pressure
Self Cleaning Yes
Tank Lining Glass
Venting Atmospheric (standard)
Parts Warranty 9 year limited
Tank Warranty 9 year limited
ENERGY STAR Compliant No
Power and Performance:
Fuel Type Natural gas
Energy Factor 0.60
Gas Input (btu/hr) 40000
Maximum Operating Pressure (psi.) 150
Heating Range (deg F.) 55 - 155


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ItemPNO 04257951000
MfgPartNumber 57951
BrandName Kenmore

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