Model GV

Discover Unmatched Comfort and Efficiency with the Model GV by DuraVent Fireplaces!

Product Description

Experience the pinnacle of warmth and style with the Model GV fireplace by DuraVent. Crafted with precision and innovation, this fireplace redefines home comfort, providing not just heat but a focal point of beauty in any room.

Product Features

DuraLock Technology: Ensure a secure and tight connection with the innovative DuraLock system, guaranteeing safety and reliability.

Rugged Design: Engineered to meet the demands of any job site, the inner wall is recessed to eliminate handling damage, ensuring longevity.

Rapid Heating: The Type B Gas Vent system heats up rapidly, minimizing condensation in the appliance and vent system for efficient operation.

Versatile Sizing: Available in multiple lengths from 6 to 60 inches, with adjustable and rigid fittings, catering to various installation needs.

Application Versatility: Ideal for natural gas fireplaces, gas-fired furnaces, boilers, water heaters, and wall or space heating applications.

Material Excellence: Crafted with precision – aluminum inner walls and galvanized outer walls for durability and performance.

Safety Compliant: UL Listed to UL 441 and UL 1777 (MH6357) and ULC Listed to ULC S605 (CMH1276 & CMH1407), ensuring the highest safety standards.

Model GV

Product Specifications

General:

Product Name: Model GV by DuraVent Fireplaces
Type: Type B Gas Vent System
Materials and Construction:

Round Type B Gas Vent 3″ – 8″ and Oval 4″ – 6″:
Inner Wall: Aluminum .012″
Outer Wall: Galvanized .018″
Round Type B Gas Vent 10″ – 16″:
Inner Wall: Aluminum .016″
Outer Wall: Galvanized .021″
Round Type B Gas Vent 18″ – 30″:
Inner Wall: Aluminum .020″
Outer Wall: Galvanized .021″
Diameters:

Round Diameter: 3″-30″
Oval Diameter: 4″, 5″, and 6″
Clearances:

1″ clearance to combustibles in single and multi-family dwellings
Applications:

Use with natural gas or liquid propane category I and draft hood equipped appliances
Suitable for natural gas fireplaces, gas-fired furnaces, boilers, water heaters, and wall or space heating applications
Listings:

Installation Options

Standard Vertical Installation:

Suitable for most residential settings.
Follow the typical venting installation drawings provided by DuraVent.
Use components like Round Pipe, Elbow, Tee, and Cap for a secure and efficient installation.
Through-the-Wall Installation:

Ideal for spaces where a vertical installation is not feasible.
Utilize components such as Oval Pipe, Oval to Round Adapter, and Oval Tee for compatibility with stud walls.
Maintain proper clearances to combustibles for safety.
Multi-Appliance Venting:

For scenarios where multiple appliances share a common venting system.
Utilize Tee and Tee Cap components for branching connections to different appliances.
Ensure each appliance is compatible with the Type B Gas Vent system.
High-Efficiency Heating System Integration:

Specifically designed for use with high-efficiency heating systems.
Incorporate components like DuraFlex AL Length and DuraFlex Motar Sleeve for gas relining in masonry applications.
Follow sizing tables for compatibility and efficiency.

Fuel Types

Gas

Fuel Type Application

Gas

Clearances and Cavity Measurements

Clearances:

Maintain a 1-inch clearance to combustibles in both single and multi-family dwellings. This air space between the vent and combustible materials is crucial for safety.
Cavity Measurements:

The specific cavity measurements may vary based on the components used and the type of installation. However, some general guidelines include:
Oval Type B Vent 4″ and 5″:
2″ x 4″ & 2″ x 6″ stud wall and 1 inch clearance to combustibles.
Oval Type B Vent 6″:
2″ x 6″ stud wall and 1 inch clearance to combustibles.
Type B Vent 3″ to 6″ Round Liner:
0″/Masonry and 50 feet maximum height with a 5/8″ larger than ID clearance.
DuraFlex AL Gas Relining 3″ to 6″:
0″/Masonry and 50 feet maximum height with a 1/4″ larger than ID clearance.
DuraConnect 3″ to 6″:
1 inch to combustibles with a 1/4″ larger than ID clearance.
DuraConnect II 3″ to 6″:
1 inch to combustibles with a 1/4″ larger than ID clearance.

Warranty

Limited warranty

Product Highlights

Experience unmatched comfort and style with the Model GV by DuraVent Fireplaces. Engineered with precision and innovation, this Type B Gas Vent system redefines home heating, providing not just warmth but also a focal point of beauty in any room. The DuraLock technology ensures a secure and tight connection, offering peace of mind and reliability. Crafted with durability in mind, the rugged design eliminates handling damage, ensuring a long-lasting solution for your heating needs. Whether it’s a natural gas fireplace, gas-fired furnace, boiler, water heater, or wall heating application, the Model GV delivers versatility and performance. With a range of diameters, adjustable fittings, and a full complement of installation components, it adapts seamlessly to various setups. The aluminum inner wall and galvanized outer wall, coupled with UL and ULC listings, make it a safety-compliant choice for residential spaces. Choose the Model GV for an efficient, stylish, and reliable heating solution.

Key features include rapid heating, minimal condensation, and a comprehensive set of installation components, ensuring a hassle-free setup. The product specifications showcase the meticulous attention to detail, from materials and clearances to applications and listings. The gas vent specification chart provides a clear overview of sizing options, while the vent termination chart simplifies the installation process based on roof pitch. Whether opting for standard vertical installation, through-the-wall setup, multi-appliance venting, or roof venting, the Model GV offers flexibility without compromising safety. With a commitment to excellence and a focus on both aesthetics and functionality, DuraVent’s Model GV elevates your home heating experience to new heights. Trust in the durability, efficiency, and design of the Model GV for a fireplace solution that exceeds expectations.

Company Overview for Manufacturer

DuraVent Fireplaces, a flagship brand of the DuraVent Group, stands as a beacon of innovation and reliability in the heating and venting industry. With a rich history dating back to its establishment, the company has consistently delivered cutting-edge solutions that redefine the standards of home comfort. DuraVent has earned a stellar reputation for its commitment to quality, safety, and sustainability. The brand is at the forefront of designing and manufacturing venting systems that cater to a diverse range of heating appliances, ensuring optimal performance and efficiency.

DuraVent’s dedication to technological advancement is evident in its product lineup, with the Model GV being a prime example. The company leverages state-of-the-art engineering and materials to create venting systems that not only meet but exceed industry standards. Safety is paramount, and all DuraVent products undergo rigorous testing to achieve UL and ULC listings, providing consumers with the assurance of reliability and compliance. As a leader in the market, DuraVent continues to push boundaries, offering a comprehensive portfolio that includes venting solutions for fireplaces, furnaces, boilers, and more.

Beyond its commitment to product excellence, DuraVent Fireplaces fosters a customer-centric approach. The brand is dedicated to providing comprehensive support and resources, from detailed installation guides to responsive customer service. DuraVent’s mission is to enhance the overall home heating experience, combining functionality with aesthetic appeal. As the industry evolves, DuraVent Fireplaces remains steadfast in its pursuit of excellence, ensuring that consumers can trust in the durability, performance, and innovation that define the brand.

FAQs

Q: Is the Model GV suitable for use with wood-burning or coal applications?
A: No, the Model GV is not suitable for use with wood-burning or coal applications.

Q: What fuel types are compatible with the Model GV?
A: The Model GV is compatible with natural gas or liquid propane.

Q: Can the Model GV be used with industrial ovens?
A: No, the Model GV is not suitable for use with industrial ovens.

Q: Are the components of the Model GV adjustable?
A: Yes, the Model GV comes with a full complement of adjustable and rigid fittings.

Q: What is the DuraLock technology in the Model GV?
A: DuraLock is an innovative system for a lock-tight connection, ensuring a secure and tight fit during installation.

Q: Is the Model GV listed by safety organizations?
A: Yes, the Model GV is UL Listed to UL 441 and UL 1777 (MH6357) and ULC Listed to ULC S605 (CMH1276 & CMH1407).

Q: Can the Model GV be used for high-temperature applications?
A: No, the Model GV is not recommended as a free-standing exhaust vent for high-temperature applications.

Q: What is the minimum clearance required for the Model GV in dwellings?
A: The Model GV requires a minimum 1-inch clearance to combustibles in single and multi-family dwellings.

Q: What is the maximum height for the Model GV venting system?
A: The maximum height varies by size and equipment but is generally 100 feet for most installations.

Q: Can the Model GV be used for gas-fired furnaces?
A: Yes, the Model GV is suitable for use with gas-fired furnaces.

Q: Is the Model GV suitable for wall or space heating applications?
A: Yes, the Model GV can be used for wall or space heating applications.

Q: What is the material composition of the Model GV components?
A: The materials include aluminum inner walls and galvanized outer walls, ensuring durability and performance.

Q: What are the oval vent cavity measurements for the Model GV?
A: For 4″ and 5″ oval vents, a 2″ x 4″ or 2″ x 6″ stud wall is suitable with a 1-inch clearance to combustibles.

Q: Can the Model GV be used with high-efficiency heating systems?
A: Yes, the Model GV is designed for integration with high-efficiency heating systems.