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Professional Classic PlusTM Heavy Duty Power Direct Vent gas water heaters are a perfect choice for tight construction and indoor air quality



  • .62 EF


  • FHR: Up to 139 gallons for natural and LP gas
  • Recovery: 47.5 to 75.8 at a 90 degree rise, based on model

Self-Diagnostic System

  • Electronic gas control for improved monitoring and service

Low Emissions

  • Eco-friendly burner, low NOx design


  • Two pipe system: one pipe pulls in outside air for combustion and the other exhausts combustion gases
  • 120 VAC powered blower
  • New whisper quiet blower

Flammable Vapor Detection System

  • Protective control system that disables the heater in the presence of flammable vapor accumulation

Flexible Venting Options

  • Long venting lengths up to 100 feet
  • PVC, ABS, or CPVC vent pipe options
  • Vertical or horizontal termination
  • Concentric vent kit available

Longer Life

  • Rheem exclusive R-Tech (resistored) anode rod provides long-lasting tank protection

High Altitude Compliant

  • Models are certified for applications up to 10,200 feet above sea level


  • Enhanced flow brass drain valve
  • Temperature and pressure relief valve included
  • Low lead compliant
  • Durable silicon nitride igniter (HSI)
  • Side taps for space heating
  • EverKleenTM patented system fights sediment build-up
  • Standard replacement parts


  • 8-Year limited tank and parts warranty


  • 50 to 75-Gallon Capacities
  • Up to 75,100 Btu/h
  • Natural and LP Gas


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