DuraVent 4" x 6 5/8" DirectVent Pro Low-Profile Termination Cap 46DVA-VC use for vertical terminations. To find out which caps are permitted for use with a particular device, consult the manufacturer's instructions. Aluminum and stainless steel are choices (S)
- Available in aluminum and stainless steel (S)
- Use for vertical terminations only
- Check the appliance manufacturer’s instructions to determine which caps are approved for use with their appliance
- Provides combustion air and exhaust venting for gas appliances
- Clearance to combustibles mandated by appliance listing
- The components twist-lock together for a quick, secure, fastener-free installation
- 0.020" aluminum inner
- 0.018" steel outer
- Offsets venting obstructions
|Pipe Diameter:||4'' x 6 5/8''|
|Product Type:||Termination Cap|
Installing DuraVent DirectVent Pro® Pipe:
When it comes to venting systems for stoves and inserts that use gas or pro, DuraVent's DirectVent Pro® stands as an industry leader. With its innovative design and commitment to quality, DirectVent Pro® offers a durable, safe, and aesthetically pleasing solution for your venting needs. In this article, we will explore the key features of DirectVent Pro® and provide you with a step-by-step guide on how to install it, along with answers to five frequently asked questions.
Key Features of DirectVent Pro®
Superferritic metal that resists corrosion: The inside wall of every DirectVent Pro® component that comes into contact with flue gases comprises superferritic metal that resists corrosion. Long-lasting performance is thus guaranteed, even under challenging circumstances.
Double-Wall, Air-Insulated Design: The performance and safety of DirectVent Pro® are improved by its double-wall, air-insulated design. This design is appropriate for various applications because it permits a 1" clearance to combustibles in the USA and Canada.
Laser-Welded Inner and Outer Wall: DirectVent Pro®'s inner and outer walls are laser-welded for a precise fit and finish that guarantees airtight seals and exceptional longevity.
Compatibility with a Variety of Fuels: DirectVent Pro® is a versatile option for a variety of heating systems because it is made to vent stoves and inserts using gas and propane.
UL Listed: DirectVent Pro® satisfies the strictest safety requirements for venting systems and is UL-listed for a 1-inch clearance to combustibles in both the USA and Canada.
Installing DirectVent Pro® is a straightforward process, but it's crucial to follow these steps carefully to ensure proper functioning and safety:
Step 1: Gather the Necessary Tools and Materials
DirectVent Pro® components
- Appropriate support brackets and hangers
- Wall thimble or ceiling support box
- Vent termination cap
- Pipe sections
- Screwdriver, drill, and screws
- Measuring tape
Step 2: Plan Your Installation Determine the optimal placement of your vent system, ensuring it complies with local building codes and regulations. Measure and mark the locations for wall thimble or ceiling support box, brackets, and pipe sections.
Step 3: Install the Support Brackets Attach the support brackets and hangers securely to the wall or ceiling, following the manufacturer's instructions. Ensure that they are level and provide proper support for the vent pipe.
Step 4: Connect the Vent Pipe Sections Assemble the DirectVent Pro® pipe sections, starting from the appliance and working your way towards the vent termination cap. Use the provided locking bands to secure each connection.
Step 5: Install Wall Thimble or Ceiling Support Box If your installation requires it, mount the wall thimble or ceiling support box to provide a safe passage for the vent pipe through the wall or ceiling.
Step 6: Attach the Vent Termination Cap Finally, attach the vent termination cap to the exterior of your home, ensuring it is securely fastened and angled correctly to prevent the backflow of exhaust gases.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: Can I use DirectVent Pro® for my wood pellet stove?
A: No, DirectVent Pro® is specifically designed for stoves and inserts that use gas or propane as fuel.
Q: Do I need to maintain a specific clearance to combustibles?
A: DirectVent Pro® allows for a 1" clearance to combustibles in both the USA and Canada, ensuring safe and versatile installations.
Q: Is professional installation recommended?
A: While experienced DIYers can install DirectVent Pro®, professional installation is often recommended to ensure compliance with local codes and safety standards.
DuraVent's DirectVent Pro® is a top-tier venting system that offers durability, safety, and performance for stoves and inserts using a variety of fuels. By following the installation guide and considering the frequently asked questions, you can confidently set up your DirectVent Pro® system, providing efficient venting for your heating appliance while ensuring the safety of your home.
DuraVent, Inc. (“DuraVent”) provides this limited lifetime warranty for all of its products with the exception of Ventinox® (lifetime), and PolyPro® (ten years). Subject to the limitations set forth below, DuraVent warrants that its products will be free from defects in material or manufacturing, if properly installed, maintained and used.
DuraVent products are fully warranted if installed only by a professional installer. This Warranty is transferable from the original homeowner to the buyer of the home.
This warranty does not cover normal wear and tear, smoke damage or damage caused by chimney fires, acts of God, or any product that was:
(1) purchased other than from an authorized DuraVent dealer, retailer or distributor;
(2) modified or altered;
(3) improperly serviced, inspected or cleaned; or (4) subject to negligence or any use not in accordance with the installation instructions included with the product as determined by DuraVent.
This limited lifetime warranty applies only to parts manufactured by DuraVent.