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    • TClite
    • By TClite 5th Dec 17, 2:10 PM
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    Power shower run off combi?
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    Power shower run off combi? 5th Dec 17 at 2:10 PM
    Hi, Iím in a new build and I have 2 showers. Both run off a combi boiler. I have the below in the cupboard where the boiler is, Iím not sure if itís a power shower unit? But as far as I understand it one of these canít be ran off the boiler?


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    • martinsurrey
    • By martinsurrey 5th Dec 17, 2:23 PM
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    https://www.vado.com/products/showering/digital-thermostatic-shower-valves

    thats a control unit for your shower, its NOT a "power shower".

    its a digital thermostatic shower valve, so it takes hot water from the boiler and mixes it with cold water from the mains to give you the temp you select on the shower control.
    • martinsurrey
    • By martinsurrey 5th Dec 17, 2:27 PM
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    • 5th Dec 17, 2:27 PM
    https://www.vado.com/products/showering/digital-thermostatic-shower-valves

    thats a control unit for your shower, its NOT a "power shower".

    its a digital thermostatic shower valve, so it takes hot water from the boiler and mixes it with cold water from the mains to give you the temp you select on the shower control.
    Originally posted by martinsurrey
    and FYI, I had never seen this one of these before, I just googled the company and part number, and its the first answer.
    • Le_Kirk
    • By Le_Kirk 5th Dec 17, 2:29 PM
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    It would appear to be a thermostatic shower valve - see link
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