Technical Advice - Thermostatic Showers
Bristan's thermostatic showers will automatically maintain the chosen temperature, even when other household appliances are being used. In the event of either the hot or cold water supply failing the shower will shut off automatically with immediate effect.
The benefits of thermostatic controls
A typical installation for a gravity system
A typical installation for a mains pressurised
Our thermostatic showers are suitable for all recognised plumbing systems, including gravity, mains pressurised, pumped and combi-boilers.
Note! On gravity systems, the minimum distance from the underside of the cold water cold water storage tank to the shower head must be 1 metre.
Note! The inlet hot water temperature must be at least 10°C above the required blend temperature.
This one piece unit (with a ceramic disc valve) produces excellent stabilised temperatures and flow control and is fitted to the following showers: Compass, Cobalt, Fusion, Qube, Quadrant, Sigma, Tulsa, Meridian, Artisan, Builder Box, Aqueous, Rio, Zinc, Matrix, Cardinal, Fairfax, Prism, Java, Omega, Orta, Pisa, Trinity, Art Deco, Osborne and 1901 dual control.