Plumber Product News: Caleffi Hydronic Systems Air Separators

GROHE shower water temperature control; Vayyar cellphone 3D-imaging scanner.
Plumber Product News: Caleffi Hydronic Systems Air Separators
Caleffi 551 Series air separator.

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The 551 Series of DISCAL air separators from Caleffi Hydronic Systems are designed to continuously remove air from hydronic heating and cooling systems. The air separators have a maximum working pressure of 150 psi and working temperature range of 32 to 250 degrees F. Features include brass body, glass-reinforced nylon internal element and stainless steel float guide pin and linkage. 414/238-2360;

GROHE shower water temperature control 

The Rainshower SmartControl shower system from GROHE is designed to control and store desired shower settings with the push and turn of a button. TurboStat technology delivers water temperatures at the desired temperature within a fraction of a second and keeps it constant for the duration of the shower. The CoolTouch chassis prevents scalding and features a removable safety glass tray for easy installation and service. 800/444-7643;

Vayyar cellphone 3D-imaging scanner 

The Walabot hand-held 3D-imaging device from Vayyar Imaging plugs into Android cellphones (5.0 and above). Using radio frequency technology, the imaging device penetrates up to 4 inches in concrete and drywall, enabling the user to see through walls, objects and materials, including moving objects. Features include multiple sensing modes of raw data and pipe, adjustable sensitivity for optimal calibrations and easy snapshot taking for offline analysis.

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Flomatic mechanical joint plug valve

Model 54-4MJ Flo-E-Centric plug valves with mechanical joint connections from Flomatic Corporation are designed in compliance with ANSI/AWWA C517-09. The round-port eccentric valves are available in 5 through 24 inches with standard gearbox and 2-inch operating nut for buried service. The valve body, bonnet and plug (NBR encapsulated) are made of ASTM A536 Grade 65-45-12 ductile iron. The mechanical joint valve-end connection meets the requirements of ANSI/AWWA C111/A21.11 (rubber-gasket joints for ductile iron pressure pipe and ductile iron and gray-iron fittings, valves, hydrants and other appurtenances). All fasteners and washers are stainless steel. Valves also are available with flanged-end connections. 800/833-2040;

General Pipe gas-powered water jets with puncture-proof tires 

Jet Set water jets with puncture-proof foam core tires from General Pipe Cleaners are standard on models JM-2900, JM-3000, JM-3055 and JM-3080. The gas-powered jets are designed for clearing grease, sand, sludge and other soft stoppages in 4- through 8-inch drainlines. 800/245-6200;

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