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Standard Power Direct Vent

The Standard Power Direct Vent is now available as part of the Rheem Professional [Ultra™, Achiever Plus™or Achiever™] Series. You can find information about the product here.

Power Direct Vent induced draft gas water heater is a perfect choice for tight construction or when indoor air quality is a concern.

  • .62 - .67** EF

  • FHR: Up to 139-gallons for natural and LP gas
  • Recovery: 38.4 to 75.8 at a 90 degree rise, based on model

Self-Diagnostic System
  • Integrated system control for easy installation and service

Low Emissions
  • Eco-friendly burner, low NOx design

  • Two pipe system: one pipe pulls in outside air for combustion and the other exhausts combustion gases
  • 120 VAC powered blower
  • New whisper quiet blower

Flammable Vapor Detection System
  • Protective control system that disables the heater in the presence of flammable vapor accumulation

Flexible Venting Options
  • Long venting lengths up to 100 feet
  • PVC, ABS, or CPVC vent pipe options
  • Vertical or horizontal termination
  • Concentric vent kit available

Longer Life
  • Patented magnesium anode rod with resistor protects the tank from rust

High Altitude Compliant
  • Models are certified for applications up to 10,200 feet above sea level

  • Brass drain valve and temperature and pressure relief valve are included
  • Durable silicon nitride igniter (HSI)
  • Side taps for space heating applications on 50-65, 65 and 75-gallon models
  • EverKleen™ device removes sediment
  • Standard replacement parts
TALL 40 RU PDV40 0.67 0.67 EnergyStar
50 RU PDV50 0.67 0.67 EnergyStar
50 RU PDV50-65 0.62 0.62  
65 RU PDV65 0.62 0.62  
75 RU PDV75 - 0.62  

  • Induced draft that is FVIR compliant
  • 40, 50, 65 and 75 gallon capacities
  • Integrated self-diagnostic system control, thermostat and gas valve


Standard Power Direct Vent
Spec Sheet
Use and Care Manual


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

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