AUTOMATIC RECIRCULATION BALANCING VALVE
THE AUTOMATIC RECIRCULATION BALANCING VALVE from Viega helps keep water temperatures more uniform by adjusting flow with changes in temperature. The results are faster hot water delivery, minimized waste energy and water and less stagnation and chance of contamination. Unlike with manual valves, temperature can be set once and be maintained automatically. Settings can be changed easily, if needed. It can be installed on risers or branches. Features remote monitoring with temperature sensor and optional thermometer provides visual indication of valve setting. Threaded ends allow it to be used with Viega ProPress or Viega PureFlow fittings systems. Includes bypass for thermal disinfection.
SANICUBIC VORTEX SERIES
THE SANICUBIC VORTEX SERIES from Saniflo featuring a vortex-type impeller that delivers clog-free handling of solids up to 2 in. in diameter. It is intended to provide above-floor drainage for multiple plumbing fixtures for an entire residential or commercial structure, thus eliminating the need for costlier and less convenient pit installations. Two models are available: the Sanicubic 1VX, equipped with a single, 1.5-horsepower motor; and the Sanicubic 2VX, equipped with two such motors. Both new lift stations are capable of discharging through 2-in. or 4-in. rigid pipe and offer a shut-off head of 43 ft. Both are meant to be connected to a high voltage.
BEL CANTO FAUCET SERIES E3 CYLINDER HANDLE
THE BEL CANTO FAUCET SERIES E3 CYLINDER HANDLE from California Faucets eliminates the lever handle for a fully modern, streamlined look. The cylinder handle is a small hub atop the faucet stem, identical and nearly seamless in shape. Users push the hub to operate the faucet and move it left or right to adjust the temperature. The handle can be specified in the same finish as the rest of the faucet or in 28 finishes such as satin nickel, burnished brass, carbon, French gold, matte black and white. The single-hole faucet comes in two sizes: a tall 14 7/8 in. overall height or a more compact 8 1/2-in. overall height.
MM750W WIRELESS MULTIMETER
THE MM750W WIRELESS MULTIMETER from Extech a CAT-IV True RMS digital multimeter that HVAC and refrigeration professionals can use to view electrical and temperature readings and datalog remotely using the ExView W-Series app on smartphones and tablets. It transmits real-time data for monitoring, trending, reporting and analysis. It ensures precise readings with 0.6 percent accuracy and it is rated to Category IV overvoltage. Several statistical data functions include minimum/maximum, difference (MAX-MIN), relative mode to zero the meter, and data hold to freeze the display reading. Auto-power-off protects battery life but can be disabled when extended testing is needed.
SHOWERLINE LINEAR SHOWER DRAIN
THE SHOWERLINE LINEAR SHOWER DRAIN from QuickDrain is ideal for curbless showers and tub-to-shower conversions in single-family, hospitality and multifamily buildings. The integrated PVC drain, combined with pre-sloped shower panels and waterproofing accessories, represents a total shower solution for promoting effective and efficient drainage. The ADA-compliant and UPC-approved drain slashes installation time, saves on cost and minimizes impact on customers.
ADVANCED STUD FINDER
THE ADVANCED STUD FINDER from Franklin Sensors has up to six times the sensors of traditional units. Combined with a much wider, horizontal display, advanced stud finders can now reliably sense the full width of the stud. The 7-in., horizontally oriented device includes LEDs spaced across the entire width of the product that illuminate to show the stud’s full width — usually three lights for each standard 2-in. x 4-in. Press the button and scan; no calibration is required.