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Old 06-11-2020, 07:58 PM   #1
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Water Heater Newbie Question

We have the option of running our water heater on gas or electric.

If we are at a site with a full hookup with plenty of power, should we be using the electric for the water heater or should we still be using gas?

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Old 06-11-2020, 08:12 PM   #2
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We use electric when hooked up to power. You can with high demand switch on the gas too for quicker recovery. My heater even has a chart on it showing recovery rates.Adjustments.jpg
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If we are on hookups we use the electric and save the propane.
But you can run it on both electric and propane at the same time for faster recovery.
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If we are on hookups we use the electric and save the propane.
But you can run it on both electric and propane at the same time for faster recovery.
This is what we do!
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Old 06-19-2020, 06:10 AM   #6
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I run mine on electric and when I get ready to shower I turn on gas also,,seems to help to run hot a little longer and turn off gas when I get out!!
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