Rheem Professional Classic Power Vent

✓ .61 – 69 UEF
✓ Low Emission
✓ Longer Life
✓ 40 and 50 gallon tall and short capacities
✓ Flexible venting options up to 100 feet
✓ 6-Year Part Warranty


Professional Classic™ Power Direct Vent gas water heaters are a perfect choice for tight construction or when indoor air quality is a concern.


  • .61 – .69 UEF


  • FHR: 67 – 84 gallons
  • Recovery: 32.4 to 42.4 GPH at a 90° F 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 120 VAC electrical connection
  • New whisper quiet blower

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

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

  • Tall models certified for applications up to 7,700 ft. above sea level and short models up to 6,000 feet above sea level


  • Enhanced-flow brass drain valve
  • Temperature and pressure relief valve included
  • Low lead compliant
  • Durable Silicon Nitride Ignitor (HSI)
  • EverKleen™ patented system fights sediment build-up
  • Standard replacement parts