Moen Inc. announced the release of the FreeHand sensor-operated flush valve. The valve provides energy savings by using an infrared sensor to activate the flush cycle, which ensures efficient water use, according to the company. The sensor uses standard AA batteries or an AC adapter. Features include a 24-hour sentinel flush, self-cleaning filter system, operating pressures ranging from 10 to 120 PSI, manual override button and self-lubricating silicone seals.Read more
Willoughby Industries Inc. introduces an ADA-compliant solid surface shower base with an integral trench drain. It is designed to help eliminate standing water outside ADA shower bases. The unit features a molded, one-piece design and incorporates a 1-inch-deep drain at the front of the base.
The trench drain is pitched to allow water to drain rather than flow out of the base onto the floor. The product is manufactured with the company’s Aquasurf solid surface.Read more
RBI introduces the Futera Fusion, a highly efficient boiler and hot water heater that is OBR-listed and up to 97.5 percent efficient with each model capable of reaching 99 percent at minimum inputs.
It features solid bronze headers, a gasket-free heat exchanger and finned copper or cupronickel tubing for improved heat transfer. The boiler has full modulation and a 3:1 turndown.Read more
Schier Products Company introduces two product lines of thermoplastic grease traps. The Trapper II series features a wet inlet and can handle 10 to 100 gallons per minute. The Great Basin series has a dry inlet, a 33 inch narrow footprint, and can handle 150 to 500 gallons per minute.
Both series have built-in flow control, three outlet options, and low maintenance cost. Both are heavy-duty polyethylene, can be installed above or below grade and provide grease storage.Read more
RBI introduces the Futera Fusion, a high-efficiency boiler and hot water heater that is OBR-listed and up to 97.5 percent efficient, with each model capable of reaching 99 percent at minimum inputs.
It features solid bronze headers, a gasketless heat exchanger and finned copper or cupronickel tubing for improved heat transfer. The boiler has full modulation and a 3:1 turndown.Read more
The King Cobra 1200 Pro, the most recent addition to the King Cobra series of low-moisture hot-water extractors, is available from U.S. Products.
The dual-surface product is designed to pressure-clean hard-surface floors, using up to 1200 psi, and carpets and upholstery, using adjustable 150 to 500 psi.
The machine features a hose-management system and an in-line, after-the-pump heating element, which can heat water or cleaning solutions to 212 degrees F for carpet extraction.
A chemical metering system is also included to prepare desired mixtures.Read more
A new brochure detailing Leonard Valve Company’s line of thermostatic emergency mixing valves is now available.
The valves are designed to control water temperature for emergency showers, eyewash and face wash units in commercial, institutional and industrial applications. The brochure includes product descriptions and information on flow capacity, performance, supply conditions and installation for each model. A specification guide and information on ANSI standards for emergency equipment is also included.Read more
Zurn AquaSpec introduces the new Temp-Gard III, a single-handle pressure balancing mixing tub and shower valve with a heavy-duty ceramic control cartridge. The cartridge can be removed and turned 180 degrees to reverse the hot and cold inlets. The ADA-compliant handle is rotational and cycles through the cold water before the hot. In addition, there are two integral service stop-check stops and an adjustable temperature limit stop.
The Temp-Gard III is equipped with a four-port valve with a tub port plug included for shower-only applications.Read more