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Professional Ultra Series: Hybrid Heat Pump

Professional Prestige™ Hybrid Heat Pump is our most advanced, energy-efficient water heater – with over $4,000 in lifetime savings with less than 2 years payback

Efficiency

  • High 2.45 EF reduces operating cost $340 annually compared to standard 50-gallon electric model
  • ENERGY STAR® rated

Performance

  • Delivers hot water faster than most standard electric water heaters – 73 gallons first-hour delivery for 50-gallon model and 86 gallons FHD for 80-gallon model
  • 8700 Btu/h compressor – the most powerful in its class for quick recovery of hot water
  • Ambient operating range: 37-120° F is widest in class, offering more days of HP operation annually; designed to meet Northern Climate Spec (Tier 1)

Easy Installation

  • Easy access side connections
  • Quick access to electrical junction box
  • Easily replaces a standard electric water heater

Integration

  • LCD Screen with built-in water sensor alert with audible alarm and service notifications

EcoNet

  • EcoNet™ WiFi-connected technology and free mobile app gives users control over water systems, allowing for customizable temperature, vacation settings, energy savings and system monitoring at home or away. Visit Ruud.com/EcoNetConnect
  • Water sensor detects water outside of the unit and sends an alert via the free EcoNet™ mobile app to the homeowner

Operation Modes

  • Energy Saver
  • Heat Pump Only
  • High Demand
  • Electric Heat Only
  • Vacation: 2-28 days (or placed on hold indefinitely)

Plus…

  • Premium grade anode rod with resistor extends the life of the tank
  • 3/4" NPT water inlet and outlet; 3/8" condensate drain connections
  • Incoloy stainless steel resistor elements
  • Dry-fire protection
  • Easy access, top mounted washable air filter
  • 2-1/2" Non-CFC foam insulation
  • Enhanced flow brass drain valve
  • Temperature and pressure relief valve included
  • Low lead compliant 
DESCRIPTION ENERGY INFO
 HEAT PUMP MODELS
 GAL CAP. MODEL NUMBER
ENERGY
FACTOR
NAT.
 
ENERGY STAR®
50 PROPH50 T2 RU245 2.45 EnergyStar
80 PROPH80 T2 RU245 2.45 EnergyStar


Estimated energy cost based on a national average electricity cost of 12.00 /kWh. Energy Factor determined by U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) test procedures. * Includes EcoNet WiFi Kit.

HB50RU

  • 2.45 energy factor
  • ENERGY STAR® rated
  • 8700 Btu/h compressor

Documents

Professional Ultra Hybrid Heat Pump
Brochure
Control Center Specification Sheet
Specification Sheet
Specification Sheet (WiFi Kit)
Tax Credit Information
Use and Care Manual

Warranties

Tank - 12 Years

Parts - 12 Years

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