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Stuart Turner Flomate Booster Mains Water Boosting Pump 1.5bar (80499)

Robust brass pump connects directly to incoming mains feed and boosts water pressure by 1.5bar with a maximum flow of 12Ltr/min. Integrated thermal overload protection. Fully automatic. Easy installation. For installation advice call PumpAssist 0800 31 969 80.

  • Booster
  • Not Suitable for Gravity-Fed Systems
  • G ¾" Male
  • Built-In Bypass
  • Continuously Rated
  • Robust Brass Construction
  • 3 Year Manufacturer's Guarantee (T&Cs Apply)
  • Quiet Operation
  • Peripheral Design

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£259.99INC VAT

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Stuart Turner Flomate Booster Mains Water Boosting Pump 1.5bar is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 6.
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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Does what it says on the box Does exactly what it should if using flexible hoses get a full bore hose instead of 10mm bore for a 15mm pipe PS it's only a couple more mm being 12.5/13mm for a full bore 15mm flexible hose. Also fit a double check valve on the intake.
Date published: 2016-12-13
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Works as expected but v.loud Installed by professional plumber. Works, normal running sound is loud, similar to a washing machine on fast spin. However while running, the pump occationally makes a very loud grinding sound, comparable to an angle grinder. There is no air in the pipes, installed as per instructions, flow and pressure is good, just the noise. Think i will be finding an alternative.
Date published: 2016-11-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Exceptional product. Fitted quite easily, but doesn't come supplied with any fittings so please check and buy what you need before leaving Screwfix. The pump makes a massive difference to the water pressure on all outlets, I couldn't believe it to be honest, the pump is fitted under the kitchen sink and to be honest it isn't the quietest thing ever, but not too obtrusive. Gonna try the double check valve idea on it though as it does run on when the taps are closed. Great product.
Date published: 2016-11-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Stuart Turner MAINS BOOSTER Had low mains pressure fitted pump to a 5 amp plug used compression fittings for pipe work also we have a water softener fitted none electric mini max wow what a difference getting 12 litres a min out of my shower now pump works brilliantly does what it says on the box would recommended to any one good buy
Date published: 2016-07-19
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Shower pressure drops when another tap is turned on

Hi there. Will this solve an issue of shower pressure dropping to a dribble when another tap is turned on in the house. Direct feed combi boiler system (no tanks)
Asked by: NewRoadBee
The Stuart Turner Flomate unit can provide a flow of up to 12 litres per minute, at this point it is regulated in order to comply with water regulations. Assuming the tap uses between 2 and 4 litres per minute the Flomate unit should still supply the shower with between 8 and 10 litres per minute which should provide a satisfactory shower, even when a tap is turned on.
Answered by: stuart-turner pumpassist
Date published: 2016-08-27

Can you please tell me what the decibel rating is?

Asked by: bloggy
Hello -bloggy When installed correctly the standard Flomate pump typically generates a noise level of 58dBA.
Answered by: stuart-turner pumpassist
Date published: 2016-12-14
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Specification
Bar Pressure 1.5 bar
Brand Stuart Turner
Connection Type G ¾" Male
Construction Material (Bathrooms) Robust Brass Construction
Impeller Type Single
IP Rating IPX4
Manufacturer Guarantee 3 Year Manufacturer's Guarantee (T&Cs Apply)
Manufacturer Guarantee 3 Year Manufacturer's Guarantee
Manufacturing Standards EN 60335.
Max. Pump Flow Rate 12 Ltr/min
Model No Flomate
No. of Connectable Showers For Use with 1 Shower
Pack Size 1
Pieces in Pack/Case 1
Pieces in Pack/Case 1
Power Voltage Supply 230/150 V
Product Height 231 mm
Product Length 210 mm
Product Type Mains Water Boosting Pump
Product Width 130 mm
Pump Head Type Positive Head
Pump Type Booster
Pump Type Booster
Total Product Weight 5.2 kg
Valve Type Built-In Bypass

IPX4. Min. flow rate: 0.6Ltr/min. Max. flow rate: 12Ltr/min. L x W x H: 210 x 130 x 231mm. Continuous operation at 2.5Ltr/min and above. Requires 0.6Ltr/min to start pump. 3 Year Manufacturer's Guarantee (T&Cs Apply) year manufacturer's guarantee. Weight: 5.2kg.

Product contents

Pump and anti-vibration feet.

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Instruction Manual