The Eccotemp L5 Portable Tankless Water Heater and Outdoor Shower is commonly used for outdoor water heating purposes. It is powered by a liquid propane fueled gas. It is the perfect water heating system when going camping or living outdoors for extended periods of time. Best of all, it is portable so there are no problem with installation.
It gives you an endless instant hot water needs for that outdoor adventure. This water heater has also been used as a backup water heater for indoors. It is safe, compact, light in weight and fast to assemble and water heater 2018 set up. This is an ideal temporary or permanent outdoor water heater for outdoor showers.
Installation is easy and the instructions provided cover a whole variety of situations and possible eventualities along with solutions for each. At this price point, the L5 is the premier outdoor water heater, requiring very little else to hook up and use.
The Eccotemp L5 Portable Tankless Water Heater and Outdoor Shower is easily hooked up to a standard garden hose and 20 pound propane gas tank such as used for outdoor grills. A regulator and hose are included with the water heater that allow you to hook the tank to the heater.
A shower nozzle with an on off switch and several settings for various spray patterns is included and selected to deliver slightly less than 1.4 gallons per minute of hot water. This allows the Ecotem L5 to deliver continuous hot shower water and makes it ideal for outdoor showering.
The gas heating ignition is powered by 2 D-cell batteries. Burners come on when water flows and off when water is shut off. No pilot light.
An automatic 20 minute shutoff timer that resets each time operation stops or the shower is turned off and back on adds safety to the Eccotemp L5 Portable Tankless Water Heater
If the outside temperature is around or below freezing (32 degrees F, 0 degrees C), ensure that the drain valve is opened and water drained from the unit after each use to avoid internal damage to the water regulator.
Specifications & Regulations
Uses 2 D cell battery ignition
1.4 gallons of hot water per minute
Adjustable water temperature from 80-150 degrees F. (dial on outside of water heater)
Includes regulator and hose for attaching to standard LP tank
Up to 18 hours of use on a 20 pound barbecue tank of propane
Built in 20 minute auto safety shut off timer