Gledhill ElectraMate 2000 12kW Parts & Spares Guide

Comprehensive Guide to Gledhill Electramate 2000 12kW Parts: Understanding Your Heating System

Owning a Gledhill Electramate 2000 12kW heating system comes with the responsibility of understanding its components to ensure efficient functioning and timely maintenance. Here’s a guide to help you grasp the roles of each part:

  • Mixing Valve Superseded By XC005 & ZB014 (XC006): This valve regulates water temperature by mixing hot and cold water, ensuring comfortable temperatures for domestic use. The newer model provides enhanced performance and efficiency.

  • Replacement Pipework ZB014: Designed to replace worn-out or damaged sections of pipework, ensuring smooth water flow throughout the system and preventing leaks.

  • Y Strainer XB314: Filters out debris and impurities from the water supply, protecting other components like pumps and valves from damage and maintaining system efficiency.

  • Single Check Valve Superseded By GT045 (GT048): Prevents backflow, ensuring water flows in one direction only, preventing contamination and maintaining water quality.

  • Immersion Washer FT407: Seals the immersion heater element, preventing leaks and ensuring safe operation.

  • Brass Housing Superseded By GT045 (GT049): Provides support and protection for the pump valve, ensuring its longevity and efficient performance.

  • Pump Valve And Housing GT045: Regulates water flow through the pump, facilitating efficient circulation throughout the system.

  • PCB Stand Off Pegs (Set of 4) XB045: Supports the Printed Circuit Board (PCB), ensuring proper positioning and electrical connections.

  • PHE Pump Washers XC008: Washers for plate heat exchanger (PHE) pump, ensuring a secure seal and preventing leaks.

  • Flow Regulator GT086: Regulates water flow, optimizing energy efficiency and preventing pressure fluctuations.

  • Electronic Noise Filter XB307: Minimizes electrical interference, ensuring smooth operation and preventing disruptions to electronic components.

  • Aav/Avv Pipework MIP029: Facilitates the installation of air admittance valves, preventing airlocks and ensuring smooth water flow.

  • Mixing Valve XC005: Mixes hot and cold water to achieve desired temperature output, enhancing comfort and efficiency.

  • 90 Degree Angle Ballvalve XB398: Provides precise control over water flow direction, allowing for efficient plumbing configurations.

  • Tundish XB392: Acts as a safety device, providing visual indication of any discharge from safety valves or overflows.

  • Pressure Reducing Valve XB391: Regulates water pressure, protecting the system from damage caused by excessive pressure from the mains supply.

  • CA Backflow Prevention Valve XB390: Prevents backflow, ensuring water flows in one direction only, preventing contamination of the mains water supply.

  • 5 Amp Fuse XB382 / 25 Amp Fuse XB364 / Ac30 Fuse Base XB363: Protects electrical components from overload and short circuits, ensuring system safety.

  • Programmable Room Stat XB365: Allows programming of heating schedules, optimizing energy usage and comfort.

  • 22mm Pump Valves XB121: Controls water flow through the pump, facilitating efficient circulation within the system.

  • Mcb Single Pole 20A XB027 / Mcb Single Pole 25A XB026 / Mcb Single Pole 6A XB025: Provides circuit protection, safeguarding electrical components from damage due to overload.

  • Interface Spco Relay XB018 / Off Delay Relay (T3) XB017 / Off Delay Relay (T1 & T2) XB016: Control various electrical functions within the system, ensuring proper operation.

  • 2 Pole Contactor, 25Amp XB014 / 3 Pole Contactor, 63Amp XB002: Electrical switches used to control the power supply to specific components, enhancing system control.

  • Grundfos 15/50 Pump XB004 (Replacement Pump) XB1016: Reliable pump responsible for circulating water throughout the heating system.

  • Expansion Relief Valve GT195: Releases excess pressure from the expansion vessel, preventing damage due to overpressure.

  • Primary System Pressure Gauge GT179: Provides visual indication of the system's pressure, allowing for easy monitoring and adjustment.

  • Appliance Control PCB (Version 40) GT155: Controls operation of various components within the heating system, ensuring proper functionality.

  • Hot Water Sensor GT153 / Store Sensor GT147: Monitors water temperature in different parts of the system, ensuring efficient operation and safety.

  • Overheat Thermostat GT064: Acts as a safety feature, shutting down the system if temperatures exceed safe limits to prevent damage or injury.

  • Anti Vacuum Valve GT056: Prevents the formation of a vacuum within the system, ensuring smooth water flow and preventing damage to components.

  • Plate Heat Exchanger GT017: Transfers heat between different water circuits within the system, maximizing energy efficiency and hot water production.

  • Automatic Air Vent GT015: Automatically releases trapped air from the system, ensuring optimal performance and preventing airlocks.

Understanding these components and their functions is crucial for maintaining and troubleshooting your Gledhill Electramate 2000 12kW heating system effectively. If you encounter any issues beyond your expertise, seek professional assistance to ensure system safety and efficiency.