The Guardian Equipment 1696 shower is a freestanding shower ideal for mounting locations that are not near a wall. The unit is activated by pulling on the solid pull rod and the shower valve stays open until the pull rod is manually pushed up. If you don't need the corrosion resistance of stainless steel, the nearly identical G1662 is an economical alternative. For a comparable safety station which includes an eyewash as well as a shower see mode G1991.
Application: Free standing emergency shower. Ideal for use in areas where highly corrosive materials are handled, as well as in laboratory and clean room applications.
Shower Head: 10" diameter stainless steel.
Valve: 1” IPS stainless steel stay-open ball valve. Valve has stainless steel ball and Teflon® seals. Furnished with stainless steel actuating arm and 29” stainless steel pull rod.
Pipe and Fittings: Schedule 40 stainless steel. Furnished with orange polyethylene covers on vertical piping for high visibility and corrosion resistance.
Supply: 1-1/4" NPT female top or side inlet.
Sign: ANSI-compliant identification sign, item # 250-009G.
AP250-015 Modesty Curtain Modesty curtain for horizontal shower installation.
AP275-200 Electric Light and Alarm Horn. Flashing light and horn serve to summon assistance when shower is activated.
FC20 Regulates shower flow rate to 20 GPM.
Common replacement parts: Under normal conditions of use, replacement parts are not routinely necessary.
All Guardian items are manufactured in the USA. This item ships in a box approximately 31" x 11" x 5" (79 x 28 x 13 cm) weighing approximately 33 pounds (15 kg).
2-year limited manufacturer warranty.