Olympian Wave-8 Catalytic Safety Heater

Catalog Item # 19334

Designed specifically for RVs, the Olympian Wave-8 Catalytic Safety Heater is safe, efficient, and dependable.

  • Self-generating piezo starter lasts for 20,000 starts
  • 100% safety shut-off valve
  • Catalytic heating is 99.98% efficient
  • 4,200-8,000 BTUs heat up to 290 sq. ft.
  • No flame, flue, chimney, blower, fan, or noise

    The self-generating piezo starter lasts for around 20,000 starts for consistent, long-term performance. 100% safety shut-off valve prevents non-ignition fuel discharge. Catalytic heating is 99.98% efficient, resulting in a more efficient and low-cost heat. Its 4,200-8,000 BTUs are designed to heat an area up to 290 square feet. The Wave-8 Catalytic Safety Heater is features no flame, flue, or chimney for easy operation. No fan or blower means completely silent operation. Use a Wave Heater inside your RV as a portable unit or permanently mounted, as well as a portable device outdoors for your next adventure. Safe for operation at altitudes up to 12,000'. For use in vented areas only. AGA and CGA approved.

  • Technical Specifications

    17 lbs.
    21 1/4"H x 15"W x 4"D

    Camper's Choice Rating

    Reviewer rating of 5 stars based on 9 reviews (5 Based on 9 Reviews)

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    Olympian 8 Catalyctic is just FANTASTIC !

    by Gilles Gravel – February 22, 2007
    5 out of 5 stars

    I boondock alot and frankly speaking I try to save as much as possible my coach's bateries as much as possible and Its impossible

    HEAT with no draw on battery.

    by Bruce Davis, Canada – October 19, 2011
    5 out of 5 stars

    As we do mostly dry camping I seldom use the RV's furnace. I use the Olympian heater instead. It requires NO battery power and i

    a great product

    by Buck Sloan – December 06, 2003
    5 out of 5 stars

    We have used this heater for 3 yrs now and would not be without it, we have a 37 ft. motorhome and it does a great job for us

    Wave 8 Heater

    by Campinguy75 – April 18, 2010
    5 out of 5 stars

    I have had this heater for 5 years now and love it. I dry camp a lot in the mountains.....9000' avg. and this heater works flaw

    Very efficient! Wave 8

    by joe smith – July 12, 2008
    5 out of 5 stars

    My Wave 8 is installed in a 25 foot 5TH wheel. I use it for my primary heating source, and I live in Montana. I only used the h

    Clearances from combustible materials must be a minimum of:
    • 4" from each side
    • 4" from the floor(rug, tile, etc.)
    • 18" from the top
    • 30" from the front
    • 0" from the rear

    by Camping World – May 18, 2016
    by Anonymous – December 01, 2015
    This heater is designed to heat up to 290 square feet.
    by Camping World – December 09, 2015
    Correct, this heater runs off MD-5 propane. Propane consumption is approximately 0.087 gallons per hour @ 8,000 BTU and 0.046 gallons per hour @ 4,200 BTU. On a 4.7gallon(20#) tank, run time is in the range of 54 hours @ 8000BTU and 102 hours @ 4200BTU.

    With the right hose/adapter you can run this heater off of a disposable 1# bottle. The stipulation in regards to propane source is the need of inline regulation as the heater does not have an onboard regulator. The propane supply should be regulated to 11"w.c.(0.40 psig)minimum / 13.85"w.c.(0.50 psig)maximum. The gas connection on the heater is 3/8" male flare SAE.
    by Camping World – January 14, 2016

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