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HPM October 2012

PRODUCTUPDATE WWW.HPMMAG.COM For any product you want more information on, whether on this page or throughout the magazine, simply note the enquiry number that is shown and fill out the reader enquiry card. Your enquiry will be dealt with quickly to help you and your business... The fabulous Fuji tap is the latest addition from Franke Whether you are designing your new kitchen, or simply updating your sink area, the updated Fuji tap from Franke is perfect. Always popular, the Fuji tap has been updated with a modern new shoulder and lever and will complement all of today’s kitchen fashions, materials, shapes and colours. John Swain, product manager for Franke, said: “Due to the popularity of the Fuji tap, the new updated design, in line with current trends brings the product even more into focus. Now with the new shoulder and lever, the Fuji tap has a more modern and streamlined look and complements the ergonomics of modern sink workstations perfectly.” The Fuji is available in chrome at £227.86 and silksteel at £243.26. A pull-out nozzle version in both finishes is also available. enquiry number 112 Makita extends warranty for its tools with online registration Makita power tool owners can now extend the comprehensive warranty to three years by clicking onto the Makita website and registering the purchase. This warranty is available to customers in the UK, Isle of Man and the Channel Islands. To benefit from this extra 24 months warranty, visit: www.makitauk.com, follow the links to the three year warranty page and complete the registration file within 30 days of making the purchase. The warranty commences from the actual date of purchase as long as you have registered the tool within the 30-day window. You must log the model number and individual serial number of each tool which will be found on the rating label attached to the body of every Makita power tool. You will be able to print out a warranty certificate specifically covering your new tools. Keep this certificate together with proof of purchase which would be required to support any future claim. enquiry number 113 Saint-Gobain PAM UK launches new VortX drainage solution New from Saint-Gobain PAM UK is the VortX range of cast iron floor drainage products. The range comprises more than 60 components that can all be installed in conjunction to create complete floor drainage solutions. Gratings and rodding eyes come in square or round shapes in nickel bronze or stainless steel and are available threaded or direct fit. Included in the range is a new removable bottle trap, which can be easily removed for cleaning and maintenance purposes. The bottle trap incorporates a twist lock fitting of dip tube and cup. The fastening operation is simple and robust and being manufactured from ABS it offers excellent chemical resistance. The VortX floor gullies are manufactured in cast iron and are grey epoxy coated consistent with BS EN 877 standard, that can be trapped or non trapped. The cast iron vertical and horizontal shower drains are available in sizes of 60 and 110mm diameter with decorative stainless gratings for tiled and vinyl floor finishes. enquiry number 114 Unmissable deals on Snickers workwear this autumn Kit yourself out in Snickers this autumn - the working clothes brand - at prices that’ll guarantee great savings all round*. It’s a complete workwear package for the autumn that includes the most popular Snickers garments in the UK. The toolvest – to keep all your tools and fixings close at hand; worktrousers and kneepads – to keep you working effectively on-site and in comfort on your knees; the workjacket – a real workmate on-site; the hoodie – to keep you cosy when the wind starts to bite. There’s also a shirt and accessories to compliment them all, at great prices with great savings. With all the Snickers hallmarks of durability, practicality and a professional image, these working clothes will keep you working effectively and efficiently on-site even while the weather takes a turn for the worse. *Available while stocks last at selected dealers around the UK. enquiry number 115 Uponor’s new One Pack concept gives control to customers Uponor has re-launched its One Pack product, offering customers an easier way of quoting, buying and stocking bespoke underfloor heating (UFH) systems by minimising the list of components to choose from and reducing quote to delivery times. The new concept will see all timber suspended packs removed, with the One Pack now featuring 16mm PEX pipe in 80 metre coils, replacing the former 75 metre MLCP (multi-layer), new wired digital programmable ‘auto balance’ thermostats, radio option with wireless digital thermostats including ‘DEM technology’ and a ‘no-water temperature control’ option. With One Pack, customers can log onto: www.one-pack.co.uk and submit their own UFH criteria allowing a calculation of the number of heating loops required for each flooring area. From there, Uponor will assemble a One Pack and deliver it to their local plumbers’ or builders’ merchant with all the tools required to complete the job, including an installation guide. enquiry number 116 sponsored by The Perfect Commercial Partnership 22 OCTOBER 2012 HEATING & PLUMBING MONTHLY


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