solarH2Ot Ltd. SolVelox Reviews

Positive Reviews

thesolarman

Great product makes solar easy to install

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Pros: Pre-assembled so my inexperienced HVAC installer could do it easily

Cons: Still had to mount the panels on the roof

We wanted to go solar but had difficulty finding an installer that was able to do the installation. We purchased the Solvelox and solar panels from Solarhot and then worked with our HVAC installer to do the installation. The greatest problem was the steep pitch to the roof and mounting the panels up there. After that we simply ran the lines to the storage tank and made the two connections. The overall installation was remarkably easy particularly considering the HVAC crew that did the installation wasn't experienced. We have documented the savings associated with the installation and have saved approximately 25% off of our electric bill as a result of the installation. We...
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Negative Reviews

PSSH

I've tried it

Posted

Pros: complete package, love the controller

Cons: Heat X'r not double wall, product is bulky, not in an insulated case and it looks cheap

I purchased one of these units and tried it out.  The regulatory official would not allow the single wall heat exchanger so I had to take it out.  The heat exchanger was single wall and the controller didn't have CSA so I couldn't use it.  I eventually made my own pump station with double wall and I used a CSA controller.    It was a great unit at the time, but there are better options today.