Rinnai RV53iN Interior Tankless Natural Gas Water Heater


$655.98


Retail Price: $899.00
Weight: 51.00 lbs
MPN: RV53iN

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Rinnai's V53i interior mounted tankless water heater delivers up to 5.3 GPM (gallons per minute) of hot water efficiently, making it perfect for homes that have one or two bathrooms. This ultra-compact, easy-to-install unit lets you enjoy all of the benefits that come with Rinnai's tankless water heating. You will experience reliable, clean hot water at a consistent temperature you pre-set, while saving precious floor space and energy in your home.

Features

• ENERGY STAR® Qualified
• Qualifies for Federal Tax Credit
• Certified for Installation in Mobile Homes
• Lightweight and Compact
• Pre-set at 120°F
• Meets Texas and California NOx Emissions Standards
• Propane and Natural Gas Models Available
• .82 Energy Factor for Both Gas Types
• Compatible with a full range of Rinnai Digital Controllers
• Integrated Error Code Indicator
• Temperature Range with Rinnai Controllers: 98°F - 140°F

Rinnai Value Warranty

Value Series Warranty

Warranty (some restrictions apply): Heat exchanger limited warranty 10 years residential; 3 years when used in certain recirculating systems; 10 years when used with a Rinnai hydronic furnace. All other parts: 5 years *Labor: 1 year residential. For more warranty details, visit www.rinnai.us or call 1-800-621-9419.

Temperature rise (or delta T) in ºF at various flow rates

Rinnai RV53eN Exterior Tankless Natural Gas Water Heater

Feature Table

 Model

Gas Type*

Input BTUs
in thousands

Installation

Hot Water Capacity

Thermal Efficiency

(Energy Factor)

Energy Use:


Normal,
Standby,
Anti-Frost

Temperature Settings

Min

Max

Residential

Commercial**

RV53iN NG 15 150 Indoor  0.6 to 5.3 GPM (45°F Rise) 

84%
(0.82)

55 Watts,
2 Watts,
184 Watts
120°F - 140°F Residential only
RV53iP LP 15 150
RV53eN NG 19 120 Outdoor 0.6 to 5.3 GPM (35°F Rise)

82%
(0.82)

33 Watts,
2 Watts,
74 watts
120°F - 140°F Residential only
RV53eP LP 20.2 120
RC98iN NG 9.5 199 Indoor 0.4 to 7.6 GPM (50° F rise) and 0.4 to 9.8 GPM (35° F rise)

96%
(0.94)

80 Watts,
2 Watts,
220 Watts
98°F - 140°F 98°F - 185°F
RC98iP LP 10.3 199
RC98eN NG 9.5
199
Outdoor 0.4 to 7.6 GPM (50° F rise) and 0.4 to 9.8 GPM (35° F rise)

95% 
(0.93)

59 Watts,
2 Watts,
172 Watts 
98°F - 140°F 
98°F - 185°F
RC98eP LP 10.3 199
RC80iN NG 9.5
157
Indoor 0.4 to 6.0 GPM (50° F rise) and 0.4 to 8.0 GPM (35° F rise)
97%
(0.96)
63 Watts
2 Watts,
220 Watts
98°F - 140°F
98°F - 185°F
RC80iP LP 10.3
157
RC80eN NG 9.5
157
Outdoor 0.4 to 6.0 GPM (50° F rise) and 0.4 to 8.0 GPM (35° F rise)
97%
(0.96)
44 Watts,
2 Watts,
172 Watts
98°F - 140°F
98°F - 185°F
RC80eP LP 10.3
157
RL94iN NG 9.9
199
Indoor 0.4 to 9.4 GPM (30° F rise)
83%
(0.82)
83 Watts,
2 Watts,
184 Watts
98°F - 140°F
98°F - 185°F
RL94iP LP 10.3
199
RL94eN NG 9.9
199
Outdoor 0.4 to 9.4 GPM (35° F rise)
83%
(0.82)
49 Watts,
2 Watts,
104 Watts
98°F - 140°F
98°F - 185°F
RL94eP LP 10.3
199
RL75iN NG 9
180
Indoor 0.4 to 7.5 GPM (40° F rise)
82%
(0.82)
76 Watts,
2 Watts,
184 Watts
98°F - 140°F
98°F - 160°F
RL75iP LP 10.3
180
RL75eN NG 9.9
180
Outdoor 0.4 to 7.5 GPM (40° F rise)
82%
(0.82)
44 Watts,
2 Watts,
104 Watts
98°F - 140°F
98°F - 160°F
RL75eP LP 10.3
180
R98LSiN NG 19
237
Indoor 0.6 to 7.9 GPM (50° F rise) and 0.9 to 9.8 GPM (35° F rise)
84%
99 Watts,
2 Watts,
116 Watts
98°F - 140°F
98°F - 185°F
R98LSiP LP 19
237
R98LSeN NG 19
237
Outdoor 0.6 to 7.9 GPM (50° F rise) and 0.9 to 9.8 GPM (35° F rise)
83%
99 Watts,
2 Watts
116 Watts
98°F - 140°F
98°F - 185°F
R98LSeP LP 19
237

* NG = Natural Gas; LP = Liquid Propane
** Commercial controller must be purchased separately

Common & basic specs:
  → Gas supply pipe connection:  0.75 Inch MNPT
  → Cold water inlet pipe connection: 0.75 Inch MNPT
  → Hot water outlet pipe connection: 0.75 Inch MNPT
  → Electrical: AC 120 Volts, 60 Hz
  → Front cover material: Powder coated galvanized steel

Dimensions

inches (millimeters) 

The wall bracket is adjustable to allow an additional 1.57 inches (40 mm).

Documents

• User Manual
• Detailed Specifications
• Design Manual: Hot Water Design Manual
• Installation Instructions: Manifold Electronic Control System MSB-M & MSB-C1
• Installation Instructions: Manifold Electronic Control System MSB-C2
• Installation Instructions: EZConnect Cable
• Installation Instructions: REU-PVA Pressure Activated Valve

Here is what you need to vent this tankless heater to the roof. You only need to buy one of the appropriate length items from among the selection in Group A and Group B below. Consider any optional roofing accessories from Group C below.

Group A

Are you in a cold climate with possibly significant snow accumulation? If so, buy our Rinnai/Ubbink Roof Discharge Termination 38" (Cold Climate), pn 184119. If not, buy our Rinnai/Ubbink Roof Discharge Termination 18", pn 184118-S.

Group B

Choose the additional pipe length you need from the top of the Rinnai heater to the pipe in Group A.

  •  Rinnai/Ubbink 2" to 12" Telescoping Vent Pipe Extension, pn 224054
  •  Rinnai/Ubbink 10" Vent Pipe Extension, pn 224051
  •  Rinnai/Ubbink 19.5" Vent Pipe Extension, pn 224052
  •  Rinnai/Ubbink 39" Vent Pipe Extension, pn 224053

Group C

  •  Rinnai/Ubbink Roof Flashing, Roof Pitch 1/12 to 6/12, pn 189950
  •  Rinnai/Ubbink Roof Flashing, Roof Pitch 6/12 to 12/12, pn 189951
  •  Rinnai/Ubbink Roof Flashing, Roof Pitch 8/12 to 16/12, pn 189952
  •  Rinnai/Ubbink Flat Roof Flashing, pn 146141
  •  Rinnai/Ubbink Metal Roof Flashing, pn 242141

Here is what you need to vent this tankless heater sideways to the wall. You only need to buy one of the appropriate length items from among the selection in Group A and Group B below. Consider any optional accessories from Group C below.

Group A

Are you in a cold climate and expect a lot of condensate flowing through this termination pipe? If so, buy one of these two lengths:

  •  Rinnai/Ubbink 12" All Weather Wall Termination Kit, pn STDKITVA-A
  •  Rinnai/Ubbink 21" All Weather Wall Termination Kit, pn STDKITVA-A21

If not, buy one of these two lengths:

  •  Rinnai/Ubbink 11.5" Universal Non-Condensing Wall Termination Kit, pn 223181
  •  Rinnai/Ubbink 21" Universal Non-Condensing Wall Termination Kit, pn 223182

Group B

Choose the additional pipe length you need to extend the distance, between the elbow part and the termination part in the kit above, to the wall.

  •  Rinnai/Ubbink 2" to 12" Telescoping Vent Pipe Extension, pn 224054
  •  Rinnai/Ubbink 10" Vent Pipe Extension, pn 224051
  •  Rinnai/Ubbink 19.5" Vent Pipe Extension, pn 224052
  •  Rinnai/Ubbink 39" Vent Pipe Extension, pn 224053

Group C

  •  Rinnai/Ubbink Wall Thimble, fits 2x4 or 2x6 wall construction, pn 224045
  •  Rinnai/Ubbink Metal Pass Through Plate, pn 224097

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