Professional Classic Series: Direct Vent (Horizontal Option)

Efficiency
  • .58 - .59 EF
  • Well insulated for reduced stand-by heat loss
Performance
  • FHR: 80 gallons for 50-gallon model and 66 gallons for 40-gallon model
  • Recovery rate is 38.4 gallons at a 90 degree rise for both models
Technology
  • Adjustable coaxial vent allows flexibility of installation, can swivel 360 degrees and uses outside air for combustion and requires no electrical power
  • Aluminum vent and cap base to prevent staining of building exterior
Longer Venting
  • Up to 4 feet above the water heater and 4 feet from an outside wall
  • Order Horizontal Vent Kit: #SP20131
  • Order Vertical Vent Kit: #SP20132
Guardian System™ & Sensor
  • Exclusive air/fuel shut-off device
  • Maintenance free – no filter to clean
  • Disables the heater in the presence of flammable vapor accumulation
Low Emissions
  • Meets 40 ng/J NOx requirements
Longer Life
  • Rheem exclusive R-Tech (resistored) anode rod provides long-lasting tank protection
Plus…
  • Enhanced-flow brass drain valve
  • Temperature and pressure relief valve included
  • Low lead compliant
  • Exclusive Rheemglas® tank lining resists corrosion and prolongs tank life
  • Heat saving flue baffle design
  • Gas control and combination thermostat
  • Piezo ignition
  • High temperature silicone bands reduce venting installation time
  • Internal air tube for reduced footprint
  • EverKleen™ patented system fights sediment build-up

DESCRIPTION
ENERGY INFO
 PROFESSIONAL CLASSIC DIRECT VENT MODELS (HORIZONTAL OPTION)
  TYPE GAL CAP. MODEL NUMBER
ENERGY
FACTOR
NAT.
ENERGY STAR®
  TALL
 
40 PROG40-38N RH59 DV
0.59  
  40  PROG40-30P RH59 DV    
  50 PROG50-38N RH58 DV
0.58  
    50  PROG50-34P RH58 DV    
 SHORT 50 PROG50S-38N CN58 DV
0.59
 
50  PROG50S-34P CN58 DV 0.58
 

Available in Canada only


  • FVIR compliant
  • Designed to use outside air for the combustion system – no electrical power required
  • 40 and 50 gallon tall capacities


Documents

Professional Classic Direct Vent (Horizontal Option)
Specification Sheet (Canada)
Specification Sheet (US and Canada)
Use and Care Manual (US and Canada)

Warranties

United States
Tank - 6 Years
Parts - 6 Years
With ProtectionPlus™ the 6-year limited tank warranty becomes 10 years!

Canada
Tank - 6 Years
Parts - 6 Years
With ProtectionPlus™ the 6-year limited tank warranty becomes 10 years!