Note: Follow specifications listed for each separate model.
General Instructions: Use your water quality test strips to check the water hardness of the water source to predict capacity of the unit. Use your water quality test strips to check outlet stream to determine when to perform the next regeneration cycle or use calendar regenerated method as described above. During regeneration process only discharge water (containing salt and mineral concentration) into a drain.
Back-Flush Instructions for Standard, Double Standard, and Park Model Softener.
Back flush your Standard Softener every 3 months for 2-5 minutes, Double Standard Softener for 5-10 minutes and 10-15 minutes for the Park Model by connecting water source to softener outlet and turning water on full stream.
Note: If Back-flush and Re-gen are done together, perform Back-flush first.
You can use either of these two options if draining water from unit is required. In both options DO NOT REMOVE top cap.
- Use air source applied to inlet & allow water to train from outlet.
- Turn unit upside down and allow water to drain from inlet/outlet.
Storage Instructions for Standard and Double Standard Model.
Before placing in storage or being idle for extended periods
1st - Perform Back-Flush
2nd - Regenerate
3rd - Drain Water from Unit
After extended periods of non use, sanitize unit by 1st - Performing Back Flush, 2nd - slow rinsing unit with 1/4th cup of bleach for the Standard Model and 2/4 cup of bleach for the Double Standard Model, 3rd - Perform complete regeneration.
A. REGENERATING OPTIONS:
See brochure for detailed description of hardness and calendar regenerating methods
B. CAPACITY OF UNIT:
Use your water quality test strips to check the water hardness of the water source to predict capacity of the unit.
C. EXTREMELY HARD WATER CONDITIONS:
Add 2 Tbs of Super Iron Out in addition to the salt. [found @ Wal-mart or hardware stores]
D. BACK-FLUSH OF UNIT:
- perform quarterly, if back-flush and regeneration is done at the same time; perform back-flush 1st
- back-flush softener using back-flush adapter along with the Hi-Flow shut off valve
- ensure the cap is on
- turn water on full for approx. 5-8 minutes