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1 THE WALL-MOUNTED CONDENSING MASCOT BOILER offers high efficiency and versatility in a small package. The low NOx, sealed-combustion, fullymodulating system is available in three sizes: 126, 167 and 242 MBH input. The 126 MBH unit has optional DHW heating. Multiple boilers may be installed together to handle larger-sized heating loads, and can be stage-fired. Preassembled water manifolds are available

1 THE WALL-MOUNTED CONDENSING MASCOT BOILER offers high efficiency and versatility in a small package. The low NOx, sealed-combustion, fullymodulating system is available in three sizes: 126, 167 and 242 MBH input. The 126 MBH unit has optional DHW heating. Multiple boilers may be installed together to handle larger-sized heating loads, and can be stage-fired. Preassembled water manifolds are available for commercial, multiple-boiler installations. Features include a built-in condensate trap and auto air-elimination vent. Laars

2 THIS 18-V. CORDLESS COMBO KIT features two of the new Bluecore batteries as well as a 30-minute dual-bay charger. The batteries deliver 50% longer life with half the charge time, thanks in part to internal cooling rods able to absorb and dissipate potentially damaging heat and deliver an extended life cycle. The kit includes the Brute-Tough hammer drill/driver, a 6 1/2 " circular saw, a reciprocating saw and flashlight. The entire kit comes complete in a soft carrying case large enough to fit other job site necessities. Bosch

3 THIS DIELECTRIC ISOLATION VALVE KIT is easy to install. The components ensure pump isolation and easy removal of circulators for replacement or service work by eliminating the need to drain and refill an entire hydronic system. Available sizes include 1⁄2" - 11⁄2" NPT and 1⁄2" to 11⁄2" sweat. The kit includes a brass body and chrome plated ball valve with a rotating flange for easy of alignment. All kit components are rated for 230°F and a maximum pressure of 150 psi. Grundfos

4 THE KARSTEN LINE OF TWO-PIECE TOILETS is available in both an elongated- and a round-bowl configuration. The gravity-fed toilet uses Dual Force flushing technology, a proprietary system that saves water while consistently removing light and bulk waste with a single flush. The user has the option of selecting one or two water levels each time the user flushes the toilet. Operated by a two-button actuator integrated into the tank lid, the user can flush either 1.6 gal., or .8 gal. to remove light or liquid waste. Sterling

5 THE SUCTION DIFFUSER REAR STRAINER PULLOUT is a flow straightening device that provides maximum flow efficiency at the suction inlet of the pump while at the same time reducing space and fitting requirements. It also eliminates the need for an equivalent length of ten pipe diameters of straight run on the suction side of the pump. Features include a metering port that allows for the monitoring of system conditions. Taco

6 THE PINNACLE OIL-FIRED HIGH EFFICIENCY CONDENSING BOILER offers direct vent, sealed combustion operation, and is 93% efficient, earning it the Energy Star rating. It is equipped with a Beckett AFG burner fueled with standard commercial grade #2 fuel oil. It operates at two firing rates, with inputs of 70,000 Btuh and 84,000 Btuh respectively. The boiler offers many control options, including multiple temperature set points for both heating and domestic hot water. Peerless

7 THE MONA MOBILE NAVIGATOR is a mobile phone-based navigation system that provides reliable directions for plumbing and other mechanical contractors. With a downloadable application, the system turns an ordinary mobile phone into a portable GPS system for a $9.99 monthly fee. Clear voice prompts guide drivers with accurate, turn-by-turn driving directions to scheduled destinations. The system allows for several methods for entering destination addresses, including the ability to plan and manage trips from a business or home computer. Users can save a handy list of addresses right to their phone. Rand McNally

8 THE ANU PULL-OUT FAUCET has an attractively designed single control valve located near the base of the faucet. The pull-out spout rises high above the sink for greater clearance in the sink basin for washing or filling larger pots and pans. The spout adjusts easily from a steady stream to a powerful spray. The faucet features heavy pattern construction for superior fit. It is available with Chrome, Stainless Steel or Oil Rub Bronze finishes. Danze

9 THE RIDGID PRO PACK WET DRY VAC features a hinge lid storage system that allows the hose, power cord and accessories to conveniently store inside the unit. A 5.0 peak HP motor delivers plenty of suction power, while its 4.5 gal. drum supplies ample volume for both wet and dry debris. Ridge Tool

10 THE SERIES N360/N360I BRASS VACUUM RELIEF VALVES feature a lowprofile, all-brass body design. They can be mounted in a vertical or horizontal position and are suitable for low pressure steam and water service. The valves are tested and rated to ANSI Z21.22. They are designed for use on domestic water heaters and supply tanks, table-top heaters, jacketed steam kettles, unit heaters, low pressure steam systems and steam coil heaters. Watts Regulator

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