Ariston 61011164 Heat Exchanger (Plate)
This Ariston Domestic Hot Water (DHW) Plate Heat Exchanger 61011164 is located within the boiler with the sole purpose of providing hot water to the hot tap.
Ariston 61011164 Heat Exchanger (Plate)Ariston 61011164 Heat Exchanger (Plate) - A Secondary Plate Heat Exchanger can be found in the hydraulics section of your appliance and works with the diverter valve. It allows heat generated by the main heat exchanger to be transferred to the plates. The heat from this process is then transferred into the mains cold water flowing through the plates which is then sent out to the hot taps as hot water.
The term OEM stands for "Original Equipment Manufacturer" this part is an original part and was bought from the Original manufacturer of the part.
What does that really meanr a boiler manufacturer such as Wocester Bosch, Baxi, Glowworm etc.
Below is an example:
Gas Valves on most British Gas Boilers are made by Honeywell, Sit, White Rogers etc. This means that these manufacturers are the OEM for the Boiler Manufacturers, so as long as the original part is purchased (Honeywell, Sit, White Rogers) from the OEM it can be sold as an original OEM product.
OEM parts are also referred to as After Market Parts.