Call Toll Free Number 1.866.289.4652 | Open 7 Days a Week

Stiebel Eltron DHC-5-2

Product Overview

Stiebel Eltron DHC-5-2 Whole-House Electric Tankless Water Heater

Requires 1x20AMP breaker at 240V with minimum 100AMP service

In stock


Eligible for Free Ground Shipping on orders over $199

Our Price:

Regular Price: $334.80

Special Price: $279.00


Call Us 24/7 at 866.289.4652 for Contractor Pricing!


Stiebel Eltron DHC-5-2 Point-of-Use Electric Tankless Water Heater

  • Stiebel Eltron DHC-5-2 Electric Tankless Water Heater - Ideal for small water heating needs. The Stiebel Eltron DHC-5-2 electric point of use tankless water heater is compact and powerful and can be installed virtually anywhere inside the home. DHC-5-2 is a single point of use unit and is 4.8 kW. Advantages include endless hot water, reduced electricity costs and substantial space savings.

    The Stiebel Eltron DHC-5-2 electric tankless water heater is built to last. It has a solid copper heat exchanger and brass fittings. A manual reset thermal cut-out switch provides an excellent safety measure and ensures that the heating elements will not need replacement, as they do with many other electric tankless water heaters. This small unit can be installed virtually anywhere in the home and, of course, produce an endless supply of hot water for 1 low flow application at a time.

    Stiebel Eltron DHC-5-2 Electric Tankless Water Heater Features:
    • Compact, point of use tankless heater
    • 99% efficient with zero stand-by loss
    • Solid copper heat exchanger
    • Electronic flow switch
    • Mechanical controls
    • Manual Reset Thermal cut-out protects elements from dry fire damage
    • Built-in flow sensor ensures constant output temperature
    • 7-Year limited warranty

    Stiebel Eltron DHC-5-2 Electric Tankless Water Heater Specifications:
    • Efficiency - 99%
    • Weight - 4.6 lbs.
    • Dimensions - 14 3/16" x 7¼" x 4½"
    • Water Fittings - ½" male NPT
    • Volts - 240
    • Kilowatts - 4.8kWh
    • Amps -
     o US: 20 (1 x 20 amps)*
     o CANADA: 100 (1 x 20 amps)**
    • Wire Size -
     o US: 12 gauge (2 conductors & ground)
     o CANADA: 1 gauge**
    • Phase - Single
    • Temperature Rise at Given Flow Rate -
     o 44ºF Rise @ .75 gpm
     o 48ºF Rise @ .69 gpm
     o 65ºF Rise @ .50 gpm
     o 68ºF Rise @ .48 gpm
     o 77ºF Rise @ .42 gpm

    Average ground water temperature in the United States is 55ºF.
    NOTE: The unit will not provide an output temperature above 130ºF.

    * Minimum recommended service for the Stiebel Eltron DHC-5-2 is 100 amps

    * Maximum inlet water temperature for the Stiebel Eltron DHC-5-2 is 86F
    ** In Canada unit must be wired to a single breaker. Always check local codes.
    *** gpm = Gallons Per Minute
  • Brand Stiebel Eltron
    Model Stiebel Eltron DHC-5-2
    Manufacturer's Part Number (MPN) Tempra DHC-5-2
    Alternate MPNs 74054
    Application Commercial,Residential
    Product Type Point of Use
    Heater Style Tankless
    Indoor/Outdoor Installation Indoor
    Output (kW) 4.8
    Amperage (Amps) 20
    Electrical Requirements (AMPS / V) 1x20A / 240V
    Thermal Efficiency (%) 99
    Activation Flow Rate (GPM) 0.42
    Maximum Temp Rise (F) @ 0.75 GPM 44
    Default Temperature (Deg F) N/A
    Water Pressure Rating (PSI) 15 - 150
    Water Connections (Inches) 1/2 NPT
    Product Dimensions (H" x W" x D") 7.925 x 14.1875 x 4.125
    Product Weight (Lbs) 4.6
    Shipping Weight (Lbs) 4.6000
    Warranty 7-year limited warranty on the heating modules; 3-year limited warranty on other component parts
    Gas Type N/A
    Temperature Range (Deg F) 86 - 130
  • Write Your Own Review

    You're reviewing: Stiebel Eltron DHC-5-2

  • Warranty

    Stiebel Eltron electric tankless water heaters, electric mini-tank water heaters and accessories are warranted directly by the Manufacturer (Stiebel Eltron) through Stiebel Eltron Corp.

    Please visit the Stiebel Eltron web site Warranty Page for the full details of the Stiebel Eltron product warranty.

    Be sure to fill out your Warranty Card and send it to Stiebel Eltron immediately after your installation to ensure you are registered for the full product warranty.
  • Downloads