Water heater ratings part 8 continues our expert and unbiased reviews with a look at the Jaquar, Jaspi, John Wood, Johnson & Starley, Joule, Joven, Kenmore, Kiriazi, Klimatic, and Kospel brands.
These water heaters are made and sold in India. The VERSA range offers horizontal wall-mounted units in four sizes. The guarantee on the brand is not very good when compared to others.
This brand is made in Finland and is available in parts of Europe. The VLP range features cylinders in 160, 220, or 300 liter sizes. The units use durable incoloy elements. The manufacturers' website provides little help to the consumer and does not have a stated warranty policy.
These units are made by GSW which is owned by AO SMITH.
JOHNSON & STARLEY--johnsonandstarley.co.uk--2*
This brand is made and sold in the U.K. The AQUASTAR PREMIER DIRECT water heaters have durable stainless steel tanks and corrosion resistant incoloy elements. They are available in seven sizes and are backed by a good warranty.
The CYCLONE DIRECT water heaters feature stainless steel construction and are available in eight standard sizes. They are made and sold in Ireland and are backed by a good guarantee.
JOVEN---- joven-electric.com -----<1*
These water heaters feature durable stainless steel tanks and are made/sold in Malaysia. They offer horizontal, vertical, & wall mounted models but the warranty is not very good when compared to other brands.
This brand offers a wide variety of units that can be purchased at SEARS stores or through their website. They use basic tank technology with a powered anode for corrosion prevention but the warranty is not as good as many other brands. All of the units feature their "ROTO-SWIRL" cold water inlet dip tube which helps to minimize sediment buildup in the tank. The guarantee on the tank is not as good as some of the other brands.
These water heaters are made in Egypt and are available in three sizes. They use basic enameled tank technology and their guarantee is not very good when compared to other brands.
The HOT SPRING water heaters are wall-mounted and use basic tank technology with mechanical controls. They are only available in one size and their website is not much help.
This brand is made in Poland and available throughout Europe. The OSV SLIM units are available in sizes from 20 to 80 liters. They are your basic units and the guarantee is not very good.
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