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EL280 Two-Stage Gas Furnace

Elite® Series

EL280 Two-Stage Gas Furnace

Consistent temperatures with two-stage heating

Engineered for maximum comfort, the EL280 furnace has two levels of heating—high heat for extremely cold days and low heat for milder days. An energy rating of 80% AFUE means the EL280 can reduce your heating bills, compared to an older model.

Overview

Here are some of the top features of the EL280:

3-YEAR SAVINGS
$1,421
$2,798
vs. 65% AFUE vs. 55% AFUE

Efficiency rating of 80% AFUE can save you hundreds of dollars each year* compared to older furnaces.

Improved cooling SEER efficiency is achieved by matching the EL280 with a Lennox air conditioner or heat pump.**

Continuous low-speed fan slowly circulates air for improved comfort and improved indoor air quality.

Features

Features and Benefits

Energy Efficiency

  • 80% AFUE heating efficiency—rating can save you hundreds of dollars each year, compared to older furnaces
  • Improved cooling efficiency—achieved by matching with a Lennox air conditioner or heat pump, the EL280 will improve the system's SEER**
  • Dual-fuel capability—can be combined with an electric heat pump to create a dual-fuel system. This combination minimizes heating costs by seamlessly alternating between the two energy sources, depending on outdoor conditions.
  • Sealed blower compartment—minimizes losses and maximizes efficiency and comfort

Quiet Operation

  • Special sound-absorbing materials—further reduce sound for even quieter operation

Home Comfort

  • Two-stage operation—provides more even temperatures in your home
  • Continuous low-speed fan slowly circulates air for improved comfort and improved indoor air quality.


Reliable Performance

  • Duralok™ heat exchanger—made of patented ArmourTuf™ steel. Life-tested in excess of agency requirements for long product life and durability
  • SureLight® igniter—silicone nitride construction ensures long product life and reliable operation
  • SureLight control board—controls furnace operation to ensure high reliability and efficiency
  • Durable steel cabinet—sleekly styled and made to last with a contoured design and high-quality paint finish

Warranty and Specs

Warranty and Specs

  • 20-year limited warranty on heat exchanger
  • 5-year limited warranty on covered components

Reviews

*This chart depicts potential energy savings you can expect from the EL280 furnace, versus older furnaces with lower efficiency ratings. Criteria used in this example are 2,000 full-load heating hours, with a 60,000 Btuh heating design load and $1.368 ccf for gas. Your actual savings may vary, depending on the weather patterns in your local area, local fuel rates and your individual lifestyle.
**Proper sizing and installation of equipment is critical to achieve optimal performance. Verify actual system efficiency at www.ahridirectory.org.


Recognitions and Certifications

AHRI Certified Good Housekeeping CSA Design Certified DualFuel

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