10-branch Brass Radiant Heat Manifold Set w/ 1/2" PEX adapters
Mfr Part#: BSM010
1/2" PEX adapters are included by default. For other size adapters (free upgrade) make a note at checkout.
10-branch Deluxe Brass Radiant Manifold Set with nickel plated finish. Pre-assembled.
The following components are included in every set:
(1) Supply side radiant manifold w/ (10) flow indicators and (10) outlets for PEX tubing.
(1) Return side radiant manifold w/ (10) manual balancing valves and (10) outlets for PEX tubing.
(2) 1" threaded shut off valves w/ 1/4-turn handles - one for supply and one for return manifold (red & blue).
(2) Temperature gauges - one for supply and one for return manifold to monitor supply and return water temperatures.
(2) Automatic, float-type air vents to eliminate air from the system - on both supply and return manifolds (air vent caps included for pressure testing purposes).
(2) All-in-one drain & fill valves with 3/4" garden hose (drain hose) connection and a cap - on each manifold.
(20) Compression adapters for 1/2" PEX tubing - included, no purchase necessary. Adapters of other sizes (3/8", 5/8") can be purchased separately.
(2) Wall mounting brackets.
Technical specifications & compatibility:
Total number of PEX outlets: 20;
Distance OC (On Center) between PEX outlets: 2";
Overall height when installed: 14.5"
Overall width when installed: 26.75"
Distance between supply and return manifolds (on center): 8.25"
Compatible with all types and brands of PEX tubing (Bow, Viega, Watts, Zurn, Everhot, Nibco, etc.)
Other suggested components:
For pressure testing purposes, use a Pressure Test Kit (SKU# TESTKIT)
Can actuators (i.e. automatic zone shut valves) that are controlled by thermostats be purchased separately and then attached to the returns of this manifold?
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Yes, actuators can be installed on an already operating system without the need to drain it.
Answered on 12/6/2016 by PexUniverse Customer Service