The 5 Best Portable Water Heaters [Ranked]
Portable tankless water heaters a great way to provide hot water whether you are on a campsite or in your rustic cabin.
Generally they connect to propane tanks to heat the water and also require batteries to ignite the hot water heater.
The 13.8 lb., Eccotemp L5 tankless water heater and outdoor shower is our top pick- it can pump water out of the shower head from .5 gallons per minute to 1.4 GPM, includes an automatic ignition, auto shut-off after 20 minutes, and provides a 30-35 degree rise in temperature from your input water. It does require 20-80 PSI of water pressure to work.
Users have high praise for the Eccotemp, commending its incredible power and ability to supply hot showers on camp sites, remote ministries, and in particularly cold conditions.
The L5 Eccotemp ships with the heater body unit, a shower nozzle and hose set, a gas regulator, a vent shield, and a garden hose adapter.
Our Top Pick: The Eccotemp L5 Water Heater
Getting these portable propane-powered water heaters up and running can sometimes be a little tricky.
Many users say that it was useful to consult YouTube videos in addition to the native instruction manual to get a sense of the best way of installing their units.
That said, let's take a look at 5 of the best-selling portable tankless water heaters and showers on the market today and see how they compare.
Comparing The Options
- 【Premiun Water Heater】-Tankless Water Heater with CSA Approved Regulator, with more safety protection such as flame failure device, anti-freezing protection,over heating protection,Just need 3.6PSI of water pressure 5.26 gallons of hot water can be output per minute. The maximum temperature raise is 167 °F,Applicable only Propane（LPG)
- 【Efficient & Energey Saving】-The propane water heater exchanger and main burner are desinged with advanced combustion technology to decrease gas consumption and burning noise.Maximum power output 68,000btu/hour, you will get instant endless hot water easily wherever you are.Compact and lightweight structure with 11.5% energy saving technology,so you can get more hot water for less money.
- 𝟭.𝟱𝟴𝗚𝗣𝗠/𝟲𝗟 𝗣𝗿𝗼𝗽𝗮𝗻𝗲 𝗪𝗮𝘁𝗲𝗿 𝗛𝗲𝗮𝘁𝗲𝗿 - Maximum power output 41,000BTU/Hr.The temperature raise is 109.4℉ (43℃) at its highest point and 55.4℉ (13℃) is at its lowest point of 1.58 GPM. Also, 1.58 gallons of hot water can be produced per minute at the flow rate of 1.58 GPM. Low water pressure start up, just need 3.6 PSI of water pressure to start.
- CSA Safety Standard -CSA safety standard approved tankless propane water heater,flame failure device, anti-freezing protection, over heating protection to ensure the family safety. Automatically decrease water pressure between 3.6-110 PSI. The anti-freezing drain plug can discharge the residual water to avoid freezing in cold areas or in case of long time no use. The propane hot water heater will shut off automatically when high water temperature protection over 176 °F.
- 【Premiun Water Heater】-Tankless Water Heater with CSA Approved Regulator, with more safety protection such as flame failure device, anti-freezing protection,over heating protection,Just need 3.6PSI of water pressure,5.26 gallons of hot water can be output per minute. The maximum temperature raise is 167 °F,Applicable only Propane（LPG)