This is a BRAND NEW Water Heater Screw-in Heating Element. The element is 7.75" long (measure the section that inserts) and is rated at 120 volt and 1500 Watt. Threads are sized for a 1 1/4" hole. Fits all major brands!
Works in the following brands: Rheem, Ruud, Richmond, GE, Kenmore, AOSmith, Bradford, White, Craftmaster, GS Wood, Lochinvar, Mor-Flo, Reliance, State, Whirlpool & more!
A heating element converts electricity into heat through the process of resistive heating. Electric current passing through the element encounters resistance, resulting in heating of the element.