Bradford White RG250T6N Tall 50 Gallon - 40,000 BTU Nat Gas Water Heater, Icon System


Bradford White

This 50 Gallon Bradford White Water Heater is energy efficient and up to code. By having an efficient Water Heater you will save money on your electric and gas bills for years to come. It can be delivered across the USA via Freight carrier as its too heavy to ship via UPS weighing in at 154 lbs.  It operates on an atmospheric venting system which doesn't include a fan to force the air out, allowing the hot exhaust to go out naturally through the exhaust pipe. The Bradford White RG250T6N heater is just about 5' tall so you should check to make sure you have enough clearance before purchasing.
  • Pedestal Base.
  • Water Connections -3/4" NPT factory installed true dielectric fittings.
  • Factory Installed Heat Traps.
  • Protective Magnesium Anode Rod.
  • 3x4 "Snap Lock" Draft Diverter - Allows either 3" or 4" vent connections with inputs of 40,000 BTU/Hr or less.
  • T&P Relief Valve - Included.
  • Low Restrictive Brass Drain Valve - Durable tamper proof design.
  • NOx Emissions - Less than 40 ng/J.

Submittal Sheet


Where can I find a Bradford White 50 gallon water heater User Guide ?


Where can I find a Bradford White 50 gallon water heater Install Instructions ?

How long is the warranty on the RG250T6N 40,000BTU water heater Warranty Info ?

Where can I find a Replacement Parts List for a RG250T6N 50 gallon water heater?

Intended Household:

3-4 Person

Fuel Type:

Natural Gas

Capacity (Gallons):


BTU Input:


1st Hour Delivery (Gallons):


Vent Type:


Height (Inches):


Diameter (Inches):


Depth (Inches):



6-Year Limited Tank/ 6-Year Limited on Component Parts

Energy Factor:


Energy Star Rated:


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Water Connection:


Vent Size:

3 x 4

Recovery Efficiency:


Weight (lbs):

154 lbs


Do Water Heaters Last a long time? The manufacturer has a suggested service time frame, which is the expected lifetime of aabout 8 to 12 years. This can varies with the location and design of the unit, quality of installation, maintenance schedule and water quality.

How do I chose the right size water heater? Generally people replace their existing size and don't go up or down as when its installed originally the contractor or plumber sized it correctly.

How do I know if I need a 50 gallon water heater? If you have remodeled added additional shower heads or have added bathrooms you may need to go up a size.

Other questions:

How Much does a 50 gallon water heater cost?

What other Sizes do natural gas water heaters come in? 40, 50, 75 are the most common standard sizes available  

What are the standard Sizes for Bradford white water heaters? Bradford makes  Natural Gas water heaters in 40, 50, 75 gallons.

How do you know my water heaters is going to leak /go? 

What are the signs that your water heater is going out?
Here just a few things that may mean your gas hot water heater is bad.
There is a noticeable Decreased in the water temperature.  When using the water heater the gas water heater isn’t keeping up with the demand. The water output color may appear Discolored. There are signs around the water heater from Water leaks around the unit.  There are new or loud noises coming from the 50 gallon water heater. The water heater tank is getting very very old.