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Old 10-12-2016, 03:58 PM   #1
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Hot water?

New to conversion.. Trying to figure out what to use for heating water. Was hoping to go tankless for space and demand reasons.. Any input or forum that already exist would be greatly appreciated
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Old 10-12-2016, 04:20 PM   #2
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I went with a traditional 10 gallon tank type heater, mainly because the tankless heater cost twice as much... if you look around you might find a bargain on a tankless one somewhere.

One main advantage of a traditional tank style heater in my eyes is that when you install it, the propane is burning outside of the coach so you're not having to plan for ventilation for it. If you go electric you of course won't have that problem.
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Old 10-12-2016, 04:51 PM   #3
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I went with the Eccotemp L5

https://www.eccotemp.com/eccotemp-l5...-water-heater/
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Old 10-12-2016, 05:06 PM   #4
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Thanks.. May have to go that way.. But hoping for something a little more for demand of a huge tub..
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Old 10-12-2016, 05:20 PM   #5
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Remember, if you go with a tankless model, to make sure your water pump can flow enough to the meet the water heaters minimum requirements or it won't work properly.
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Old 10-12-2016, 08:40 PM   #6
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I have a 3 gpm wayer pump.. Just wondering if I could put a tankless in the bus due to electrical concerns.. Wondering what people used in their conversions
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Old 10-12-2016, 09:16 PM   #7
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I am using this and will be testing it later this week!!

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Old 10-12-2016, 09:37 PM   #8
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Thats the one I order for water pump.. But how are you heating your water? Poolroom
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Old 10-13-2016, 12:19 AM   #9
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I gave $118 for my Eccotemp L5, shipped to the door...
I was at Amazon's website a couple days ago and saw them for $95

To me, they're worth twice that! Or more
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Old 10-13-2016, 01:00 PM   #10
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I gave $118 for my Eccotemp L5, shipped to the door...
I was at Amazon's website a couple days ago and saw them for $95

To me, they're worth twice that! Or more
This is an outdoor model. Did you install this outside or inside and vent it? It looks like the cheapest indoor model is about $250.00. I would prefer the L5 if that's possible.
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