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Professional Classic PlusTM Heavy Duty Power Vent gas water heaters offer larger capacities, flexible venting options and the Guardian System



  • .59 - .62 EF


  • FHR: 120 gallons for 75-gallon models and 104 gallons for 60-gallon models
  • Recovery rate is 69.7 to 75.8 for 75- gallon models and 50.5 to 55.6 for 60-gallon models at a 90 degree rise

Self-Diagnostic System

  • Electronic gas control for improved monitoring and service

Low Emissions

  • Eco-friendly burner, low NOx design


  • Uses indoor air for combustion; blower exhausts the flue gases
  • Standard 110 VAC electrical connection
  • New whisper quiet blower
  • Offers larger capacities than the standard Power Vent

Guardian SystemTM & Sensor

  • Exclusive air/fuel shut-off device
  • Maintenance free – no filter to clean
  • Disables the heater in the presence of flammable vapor accumulation

Flexible Venting Options

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

Longer Life

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

High Altitude Compliant

  • Models certified for applications up to 7,700 ft. above sea level


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


  • 8-Year limited tank and parts warranty


  • 60 and 75-Gallon Capacities
  • Up to 75,000 Btu/h
  • Natural and LP Gas


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