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CLEARANCE - VORTEX 4x8 Solar Pool Heating Panels Panels Only. Pickup Only.
   Model: VT32
CLEARANCE - VORTEX 4x8 Solar Pool Heating Panels Panels Only. Pickup Only.
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CLEARANCE: Blemished panels available occasionally at discount price; pickup only at Sarasota Warehouse only. These panels are brand new with full factory warranty; the panels are assembled in four 1 foot strips which are connected together with a tack weld. This is to hold the individual strips in place during shipping and handling until they are placed on the roof. In some cases, the tack weld will separate during rolling, shipping or un-rolling of the panel. This is normal and does not in any way affect the integrity or performance of the panel. These panels had the seams separate during the rolling process for shipment, and now cannot be properly rolled for shipping - they are otherwise perfectly good for installation. Normally $200, discounted $50 off.  

VORTEX 4x8 Solar
Pool Heating Panels

The Energy SuperMarket's best selling swimming pool heater,
the superior quality design of VORTEX earns it 5 star plus rating
in our Consumer Value guide!

Plus... The Energy SuperMarket offers the lowest on-line factory
direct pricing available! Guaranteed. And VORTEX systems are
backed by the best factory warranty in the industry!!!


SINGLE 4x8 VORTEX Solar Panels may be ordered in any quantity required. The Hardware Kit [one per panel] is necessary for mounting of each individual panel to the roof or rack, and for connecting it to the adjacent panel.

Note: When ordering - enter the number of panels required in the "quantity" box - after clicking the "Add to Cart" button above.

• Single Panels are ideal for adding one or more different sized panels to a Standard, Deluxe, or Premium Kit for the purpose of creating a custom configuration to accommodate complex roof designs. Note: Combining different size panels requires the use of a Split Kit - purchase in the product listing section.

Example: Combining six 4x10s on roof A with two 4x12s on roof B. In this example the customer would order a six panel 4x10 Standard, Deluxe, or Premium Solar Heater Kit, and separately order a quantity of two additional Single 4x8 Panels, which include accompanying Hardware Kit for each panel, plus one Split Kit.

Note: Special discounts are available on large quantity orders, and for licensed pool and building contractors - please contact a Customer Service Agent.

• Single Panels are also perfect for replacing one or more panels on an existing system in need of repairs [VORTEX will connect to most other manufactures products – see product specifications].

• Increasing heat higher than standard operating temperatures of 80-85 degree range can be achieved by simply adding panels – see the Specific Formula Sizing Guide for detailed instructions.

• Adding one or more panels to an existing installed system is an excellent way to increase the inadequate heating performance of an under-engineered solar pool heating system.


VIEW » Vortex Install Manual PDF Format
View the manual for details on installing a solar pool heater

VIEW » Ground Rack Diagram PDF Format
Specification diagram for optional ground rack

HELP » Contact Customer Support
• Toll-Free help line offering unit sizing support
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• Brand and cost-of-operation comparisons


Function: Replacement or supplement of solar panels
Benefits: Worldwide shipping – Factory Direct Internet prices!!!

Product Applications:
• Adding different sized panels to create a custom configuration
• Providing of one or more repair panels on an existing system
• Increasing heat range above standard operating temperatures

Product Features: 
• Easy to read installation manual; step-by-step diagrams
• Proper panel selection supported by customer service agent
• Installation supported by solar engineer tech assistance
• Toll-Free help line and/or online e-mail tech support
• 10-Year Full-Replacement Factory Warranty

Product Specifications:
• VORTEX - highest quality pool heater in the solar industry
• Backed up with best customer warranty offered today
• Panels designed to exceed commercial grade specifications
• Severe-duty construction 30% heavier than industry average
• Highest panel life expectancy; typically lasts 15-20 years
• Combines high flow rates with low system pressure allowing
• maximum transfer of heat while reducing strain on pump

• 1.5” Nominal Header [1.48” I.A, 1.90” O.D]

Product Manufacturer: Pool Heating Distributors

Note: Single panels may be purchased without an accompanying Hardware Kit - purchase in individual components section.

IMPORTANT NOTE: The average skilled handy person can easily manage a basic panel change-out, or add additional panels to an existing system.

Processing and Delivery Information: Please allow Processing Time as stated above for your order, plus standard transportation delivery time. Orders placed after 2PM EST may not begin processing until the next business day. Please call for Rush Processing and/or Rush Shipping options. Due to high demand between March and July, extended processing time may occur; allow up to 21 business days for order processing. Due to the size and weight of this item, expedited shipping is usually prohibitive; call for quotation.

IMPORTANT Delivery Note:
• Delivery truck driver will require handling assistance to be provided by purchaser when unloading unit from truck. Liftgate service available at an additional fee.
• Click here for information on Warnings and Notices about the delivery and unpacking of your kit.


Our Star Rating system is the direct result of experience with well over 4000 actual units in the field in the homes of our customers.

The criteria are:

• Quality of Materials and Workmanship
• Reliability and frequency of repairs
• Factory response to service or warranty issues
• Strength of the warranty
• Customer satisfaction
• Efficiency [verifiable rating certification by industry accepted test
• facility]
• Longevity

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