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Old 01-11-2019, 09:13 PM   #1
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Water heater location

I'm shopping for water heaters. I have a 37' Thomas RE with a basement and there isn't enough room for most rv sized tankless units. I'm thinking a solution would be to use flexible water and gas lines so the WH could be hung on the outside of the bus while camping and stowed away when not in use. This would solve the problem with exhaust venting. Anybody see any issues with this?
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Old 01-12-2019, 10:08 AM   #2
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There are now a few interior units that are "ventless". As I recall, one is named Excel(?).
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Old 01-12-2019, 11:40 AM   #3
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There are now a few interior units that are "ventless". As I recall, one is named Excel(?).

Even the indoor ventless models need upper clearance, and I'm not comfortable having the top of the WH so close to the floor of the bus.
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Old 01-12-2019, 02:31 PM   #4
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There are small point of use units out there.
One for each fixture that you need hot water at or one can handle multiple fixtures if you don't exceed its flow rating by trying to use two fixtures at the same time.
Like a shower and fill the kitchen sink.
Good luck
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Old 01-12-2019, 07:23 PM   #5
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Do like I did. I purchased a 30 liter German boiler. Low profile, definitely demand.
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Old 01-17-2019, 02:03 PM   #6
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Can you post which one you bought?
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