EccoTemp i12-LP 4.8 GPM Tankless Indoor Water Heater
Another revolutionary tankless water heater by EccoTemp, the i12-LP is truly a unique appliance designed to offer unlimited hot water in various types of applications. Not only does this unit function well, but it is among the best-looking water heaters on the market thanks to its black tempered glass paneling.
Another revolutionary tankless water heater by EccoTemp, the i12-LP is truly a unique appliance designed to offer unlimited hot water in various types of applications. Not only does this unit function well, but it is among the best-looking water heaters on the market thanks to its black tempered glass paneling. In addition, the unit comes with completely automatic controls to provide accurate temperature control. If you’re not impressed with these features, wait till you see the LED temperature display that shows GPM flow and output temperature. In our reviews of various tankless water heaters at TopTenWater.com, we can say hands down that this is the most aesthetically-pleasing appliance we’ve seen.
Rated to perform at 3 Gallons Per Minute, the EccoTemp i12-LP is fueled by liquid propane and can be used indoors in small to medium applications. For those who would like to use more than one faucet at a time, this EccoTemp water heater will meet their needs. You can expect a 35 to 40F degree temperature rise when using it at a 3 GPM flow rate, with a maximum hot water capacity range of 4.8 GPM. Conversely, if you’re using it at a flow rate of 1.5 GPM, you can expect a 77F degree temperature rise. This model has been labeled ideal for small homes, apartments, cottages, and even cabins
When you purchase the i12-LP, you can expect to receive a 120-volt power cord that drives the digital display and internal exhaust fan, and a stainless-steel vent designed for horizontal installation. You’ll be surprised about how efficient this unit is because it typically uses only 2 watts when idle and just over 1 amp when running. For those who have children in their household, this unit comes with child lock features that prevent children from accessing it or getting hurt. In addition, the appliance has a tested electronic ignition system that’s safe to use.
- Modern and innovative design allows you to install the EccoTemp i12-LP in plain sight.
- The unit comes with fully independent water and gas controls.
- The water flow adjustment and temperature control are fully automatic.
- Can be used at an elevation of up to 5,500 ft.
- The i12-LP has an energy factor of 79%
|Highly efficient unit||Limited performance for indoor applications|
|Tempered glass panel||Heavier than similar units on market|
|Safe electronic ignition system||80,000 BTUs max output|
|Child lock technology||Energy factor is lower than other units|
- Only uses gas when the hot water is turned on.
- All electrical components used in the appliance are UL-listed.
- Capacity range of hot water is 0.6 to 4.8 Gallons Per Minute.
- 25,000 to 80,000 BTUs minimum to maximum gas rate.
- Fits ½” water fittings (NPT).
- Has LED temperature display.
|Flow Rate||3 GPM|
|Activation Flow||0.8 GPM|
|Connection for Gas||¾”|
|Heat Exchanger Warranty||2 years|
|Minimum Temperature||80F degrees|
|Maximum Temperature||140F degrees|
|Vent Type||Single Wall|
|Uniform Energy Factor||0.79|