Installation Guide for the Electric Hot Water Tap
Get your plumber to follow the below instructions when fitting the Instant Hot Water Tap.
No 1: Before installation ensure your water and electrical supply are isolated. If retro fitting remove the existing tap.
No 2: Ensure that the hot water supply is isolated. We recommend fitting a blanking device to the hot water supply.
No 3: Place the Instant Hot Water Tap in the desired fitting location using one of the supplied rubber washers between the tap and fitting surface.
No 4: Underneath the sink place the second rubber washer along with the fixing piece and then secure in place using the fixing nut being careful not to over tighten.
Instant Hot Water Tap Plumbing installation is as follows:
It is recommend to use a 15mm Flexi Hose with an Isolating Valve to connect the Instant Hot Water Tap to the cold water pipe
The cold mains water supply is connected to the water inlet at the bottom of the tap. It is essential that an in line shut off valve is installed during plumbing of the tap. For optimum performance the flow rate should not exceded 4 litres per minute.
After plumbing the tap move the handle to the cold position to allow water to flow. Check for any leaks.
Electrical installation for Instant Hot Water Tap is as follows:
A Three Pin Plug will be required to fit to the lead of the Instant Hot Water Tap
brown/live, blue/neutral, green yellow/earth to be connected to a switched fused spur outlet.
Switch on electrical current then move the handle to the hot position to allow water to flow, the power indicator will then light.
Water will begin to heat after 3-5 seconds. Optimum heat is obtained when the lever is closest to the off position at the centre.
Move the handle back to the off position, the indicator light will go off and water will stop flowing.
The Instant Hot Water Tap is now installed and ready for use