Copper vs Stainless Steel

Discussion in 'Tankless Water Heater Forum' started by jimdarcy, Apr 24, 2012.

  1. jimdarcy

    jimdarcy New Member

    Apr 4, 2012
    Its almost time to replace my traditional water heaters, I am on a well with a water softener and iron removal system. I am trying to figure out the plusses and minuses of a stainless unit(eternal) vs copper(rheem). seems like the heat conductivity of copper is way better, but the corosion issue may come up. Any thoughts?

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