Water Heaters Showcase HE commercial water heaters American Standard Water Heaters introduces its EnergyStar-certified HE line of commercial condensing tanked heaters that are available in five different models with up to 96% efficiency. Offered in 70- and 100-gal. Sizes with capacities ranging from 125,000 to 250,000 Btu/hr that economically deliver large amounts of hot water. The commercial line features the American Standard Water Heaters revolutionary glass-lined tanks made of Dura-Glas, which ensure a long tank life of its commercial water heating products. American Standard Water Heaters. Www.waterheating.com Electric tankless water heaters Bosch Thermotechnology’s WH36 joins the Tronic line of electric tankless water heaters. The Tronic 5000 WH36 comes with an efficiency rating of 97% and can provide endless hot water for up to two major applications at a time. Like all Tronic 5000 models it can be installed virtually anywhere inside a home to provide whole-house hot water on demand – for the WH36 at 5 gpm. It can also be used in smaller homes and specific home conversion applications with hard-to-reach locations requiring extra hot water: in-law suites, garage apartments, pool houses and office suites with an attached bathroom/shower. They can also be used to provide supplemental hot water for high-flow fixtures. Bosch Thermotechnology. Www.boschheatingandcooling.com Boiler series Navien introduces the NHB (Navien Heating Boiler) series in four sizes for residential and light commercial use: NHB- 55, NHB-80, NHB-110 and NHB-150 with turndown ratios respectively of 7:1, 10:1, 11:1 and 15:1. The noteworthy 15:1 TDR in the NHB-150 is achieved with Navien’s dual Venturi gas delivery system. The company will begin selling the new line of boilers in the U.S. and Canada in the fourth quarter. Navien. Www.navien.com Condensing tankless water heaters Rinnai introduces a tankless water heater that allows for both concentric or twin-pipe PVC venting from the same unit. These new Ultra Series condensing tankless water heater models, RUC98i and RUC80i, feature a built-in system with maximum flexibility for installers and dealers, who can now know that the unit they’ve specified or have on-hand will be compatible with whichever venting installation is preferred or required when they arrive on the jobsite. For concentric venting, installers simply remove and discard the exhaust adapter ring. For twin-pipe PVC configurations, the intake cap is removed and discarded. With the twin-pipe option, the installer can use 3” or 4” PVC/CPVC pipe for the intake and exhaust. Rinnai. Www.rinnai.us/tankless-water-heater Electric tankless water heaters HomeAdvantage II is the newest product in the Eemax family of electric tankless water heaters. It comes in a wide variety of sizes, from 8kW to 36kW. The Eemax HomeAdvantage II provides residential spaces with instant, consistent and endless hot water and is 99.8% energy efficient. Features include self-modulating technology and digital temperature control (selectable from 80° to 140° F). Eemax. Http://eemaxha.com Freezeless outdoor faucet The Woodford Model 19 freezeless and anti-rupture faucet prevents bursting — even if the hose is attached. The Woodford Model 19 outdoor faucet features a patented pressure relief valve that prevents pressure buildup and burst tubes. This product is backed by a 5-year limited warranty. Replace burst faucets with the Model 19 to prevent future faucet freezes and costly home repairs. Woodford Mfg. Http://woodfordmfg.com Wholesale distribution guide BlueBridge One releases a new guide designed to help wholesale distribution businesses understand how rock-solid financials support growth. The guide “10 Ways an Effective Financial Management Solution Facilitates Growth” provides a detailed discussion on the factors that influence the ability of the finance function to keep in step with growth. The guide is free on the company’s website: http://www.bluebridgeone.com/s.nl/it.I/id.117/.f BlueBridge One. Www.bluebridgeone.com Mobile website Jomar Valve’s new mobile website makes it easy to navigate and view product information, literature and technical resources — all from your smartphone or tablet device. Use your device to directly reach a rep or customer service by phone, live chat or email through the mobile website. Jomar also has a digital specification companion, which can be downloaded from the iTunes store for easy offline access to all the company’s product specifications. Jomar Valve. Www.jomarvalve.com Lead-free faucets As part of its Builder Light faucet offerings, Matco-Norca now offers lead-free single-handle pulldown faucets in three styles: chrome, stainless steel and oil-rubbed bronze. Features include metal lever handles, ceramic cartridges, a quick-connect feature and all can be installed using one or three holes. An optional deckplate is included. Single-handle pull-down kitchen faucets contain less than 0.25% weighted average lead content on wetted surfaces, making them compliant with the federal Safe Water Drinking Act, CA AB 1953 and ANSI/ASME A112.18.1. They are also IAPMO/UPC compliant. Matco-Norca. Www.matco-norca.com LED lanterns Milwaukee Tool introduces the M12 and M18 LED lantern/flood lights. Delivering the best combination of brightness and light quality, the new high definition lighting solutions feature a 180º-360º adjustable beam design that allows users to select between area lighting and task lighting for maximum versatility. Equipped with TRUEVIEW High Definition features, these LED lights utilize the most advanced lighting technology to deliver a consistent beam and a true representation of colors and detail, leading to a more productive work area. On a single charge, the new lights can illuminate an area for up to 75 hours on low and up to 9 hours on high. Milwaukee Tool. Www.milwaukeetool.com Battery backup system Metropolitan Industries and its Ion Products brand announces its latest version of Sumpro availability, an intelligent battery backup system with a premier fully automatic auxiliary power source. Performancetested for optimal functionality, Sumpro systems can be used in conjunction with pumps with a variety of horsepower ratings. Sumpro systems install in minutes as users simply plug units into a standard dedicated wall outlet. When a power failure is detected, Sumpro will automatically supply standard household electricity to any connected appliance until utility power is restored. It can also work in conjunction with green technologies, such as solar and wind inputs. Metropolitan Industries. Www.metropolitanind.com Hot water recirculation system Taco introduces the HotLink system for domestic hot water recirculation. Designed for systems without dedicated hot water return lines, Taco’s Hot-Link system substantially reduces the time it takes to receive hot water and can save an average family of four up to 12,000 gal. Of water a year. The system ensures instant hot water comfort to showers and faucets by maintaining hot water at each fixture while returning the cooled hot water back to the water heater through the cold water line. The Hot-Link circulator includes an analog timer that can be set to operate during peak usage hours or for continuous operation. Taco. Www.taco-hvac.com Lead-free PEX fittings Watts announces its new line of large diameter lead-free brass PEX fittings and accessories. The line includes 1-1/4” to 2” fittings, CrimpRings and an ASTM F1807 crimp jaw that fits most major electric or battery-powered crimp tools. These fittings are designed to work with the Watts WaterPEX plumbing line. Watts Water Technologies. Www.watts.com Self-cleaning showerhead California Faucets BËL multifunction showerhead is inspired by classic architectural forms and traditional elegance. The new showerhead design is the latest addition to the StyleFlow family of multifunction showerheads and handhelds that feature Swiss Shower Technology. The new showerhead design features self-cleaning jets for easy maintenance. A simple turn of the 3 1/4” head creates luxurious custom shower experiences in a variety of settings: Air, Mix, Jetted and Booster massage sprays, which range from gentle, rain-like streams to an invigorating, pulsating massage. The showerhead and handshower are available in a water-efficient 2. 0-gpm version to help meet the most stringent of water conservation codes. Choose from more than 15 decorative fi nishes. California Faucets. Www.CaliforniaFaucets.com Pull-down kitchen faucet Danze’s Parma Collection for the kitchen now includes a Trim Line version of its pull-down kitchen faucet. The new faucet features a streamlined spray head, enhancing its sleek contour. The unique weighted system offers easier, more flexible installation and is coupled with its SnapBack technology, allowing the head to comfortably snap into place every time. The faucet offers dual-functionality (spray and stream), stands 16 3/4” high, includes a ceramic disc valve to ensure durability and operates at a conservative 2.2 gpm. It is available in both chrome and stainless-steel fi nishes. Danze. Www.danze.com Room-to-room transfer fan A new AireShare transfer fan, model AS2, for rooms up to 300 sq. ft. Is now available from Tjernlund Products. Model AS2 features a larger capacity blower, choice of three fan speeds (80, 95 and 110 CFM that are set at time of installation), a super-quiet six-pole, low rpm double inlet blower, plus conventional shaped intake and diffuser grilles. The AireShare room-to-room line also includes the Model AS1, a hardwired fan for rooms up to 150 sq. ft. And fits in 3” wall cavities, plus Model AS1P with similar capacity but with a factory-wired power cord for installation adjacent to a wall receptacle. Both models have quiet single speed 60 CFM cross-flow blowers. All three AireShare models use less than 30 watts to operate. Tjernlund. Http://tjernlund.com No-lead ball valve Legend introduces the T-1960NL PEX x PEX ball valve which has ASTM F1960 cold expansion PEX ends. The valve is specifically designed for the PEX cold expansion method using a PEX reinforcement ring. Constructed of forging binary brass, the T-1960 is both no lead and dezincification resistant. The T-1960 stem design has no packing nut and instead is sealed with two o- rings. Legend. Www.legendvalve.com
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