The Guardian Equipment G1540HTR features their dependable G1540 Aqua-Guard portable eye wash station wrapped in an electrically heated and insulated cover. This model provides an eye wash where there isn't a readily available or convenient source of potable water such as remote facility areas, construction sites and road work. The unit is completely self-contained, just fill it with water and bacteriostatic additive and you're good to go.
Potential purchasers may also wish to consider the G1562HTR which is also electrically heated and insulated, features a rugged stainless steel tank with convenient carrying handles, and is actually a bit less expensive.
Note: This item is too large to ship via the US Postal Service; APO/FPO orders must route to a designated forwarding point within the lower 48 US states.
Application: This self-contained, heated 16 gallon gravity flow eyewash unit uses gravity to deliver water through dual spray heads. Unit delivers over eight gallons (30 liters) of water for fifteen minutes, thus complying with the provisions of ANSI Z358.1-2014 for eyewashes. Unit is heated and insulated to endure sustained low or freezing temperatures over long periods of time. Unit is fully freeze-resistant, and tempered, for both in-door and out-door environments. Unit is ideal for use where a continuous supply of potable water is not available, especially in remote plant areas, low traffic and/or low hazard areas.
Tank And Jacket: 16 gallon capacity safety green polyethylene tank. Tank has built-in carrying handle, heavy wall construction and reinforced ribs to support weight of unit. Highly visible orange Deiner Nylon insulation jacket is waterproof, mildew resistant, easily cleaned, quick drying, abrasion resistant and has excellent strength. Activation is easy with the nylon pull down strap that is secured in place by Velcro strips.
Heating Pads: The heating pads are made of silicone rubber and are attached with pressure sensitive adhesive. The total amp draw of the unit is 4A and delivers 410 Watts of power, which allows the unit to operate to temperatures as low as -20° F.
Electronic Temperature Controller: The electronic temperature controller has an easy to read LCD screen for viewing the temperature and a green LED status indication light to let the user know when the heating pads are activated. The controller is factory set at 80° F and has a keypad lockout feature.
Ground Fault Plug: The unit comes standard with a highly visible yellow 15A GFCI Ground Fault-Manual Reset connected to a 9 foot long cord.
Spray Head Assembly: Water flow is activated by pulling down on bright yellow eye wash tray. Integral full flow nozzles deliver soft spray of water. Swing tray up to storage position to stop flow.
Drain: Waste water is directed into drain opening in tank basin. 3 ft. long drain hose in basin directs discharge into floor drain, storage tank or other receptor.
Mounting: Furnished with zinc plated steel bracket for mounting unit on wall. Unit can also be placed on countertop or other flat surface.
Preparation: Top operate unit, fill unit with clean potable water and add bacteriostatic additive (supplied with unit). Additive protects against growth of bacteria, fungus, algae and acanthamoeba. Unit should be inspected regularly and water in unit should be changed at least once every six months.
Discharge Time: The eyewash delivers over 0.5 gallons per minute for 15 minutes.
Weight: 19 lbs. (8.6 kg.) empty, 164 lbs. (74 kg.) full.
Sign: ANSI-compliant signage is included on the front side of the unit and jacket along with the operation instructions.
Quality Assurance: Unit is completely assembled and water tested prior to shipment.
G1540BA 8 oz. bottle of bacteriostatic additive to protect against growth of bacteria and other impurities in portable unit.
Documentation available: G1540HTR specification sheet w/ measured drawings, operation, maintenance and parts listing, written specifications (Word format), and a Safety Data Sheet for the preservative solution.
Common replacement parts: G1540SH replacement spray heads, G1540CP replacement cap, and G1540BA bacteriostatic additive solution (change tank water every six months and add one bottle of preservative).
All Guardian items are manufactured in the USA. This item ships in a box approximately 25 x 24 x 25 inches (64 x 61 x 64 cm) weighing approximately 25 lb (11.3 kg).
2-year limited manufacturer warranty.