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COUNTER-CURRENT SYSTEMS and shoulder height, right where an athlete needs resistance. Depending on the version, the pressure-sensitive single-button PIEZO control offers three power settings: from 75 m3/h to 225 m3/h. To ensure an optimal flow channel, the WAVE safety filter inlet cover (included) should be installed directly opposite from TriVA. For customers wanting high performance for minimum outlay, popular choices are the EUROJET and DUNA compact systems. Featuring PVC ball valves, PVC pipes, and the control panel – all the components are preassembled and it takes minimum effort to install, but gives maximum pleasure. In variants from 11 to 18 litres per second, all with a swivel nozzle, fully adjustable flow, plus an air bubble bath. Even pool owners who do not have the option of retrofitting a counter-current system don’t have to be deprived of the pleasure thanks to the TREVI and TREVI LUX surfacemounted systems! Just fit them on the edge of the pool and plunge into fun. With a range that is constantly being enhanced, a wide selection of UWE’s countercurrent products are available through both Jetstream UK and distributor SCP.

GO WITH THE FLOW WITH PLASTICA’S COUNTER-CURRENT SYSTEMS The X-Stream Counter-current unit, made with a stainless-steel niche and grab rail, is Plastica’s new through-the-wall unit. It’s easy to install, gives a neater finish and is more powerful than over-the-wall alternatives. There are two options for the X-Stream. The single kit comes with a Nardoself pump and produces 60m3/h output. Alternatively, the X-Stream duo, which comes with 2 of the Espa wiper pumps and gives an impressive 100m3/h output. Each X-Stream kit option comes with a complete plumbing kit and counter-current controller. The duo unit has a sequential start system, so the pumps have a start delay between them. The X-Stream is especially suited for the range of wooden pools manufactured by Plastica. It uses pneumatic on/off switches, accessible from the pool to keep any electrics away from the bather and also features directional nozzles for fine adjustment of the flow. Perfect for a small size pool where space is limited, Plastica also sell the Countercurrent Jet with white LED Light Kit which is ideal for fitness training, underwater massage and endless no-lap swimming. The Jet can be used as a single or double jet system with one or two pumps. The counter-current face plate is fitted with a white LED Light, along with the On/Off light switch for ease of access while

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UWE’s impressive looking TriVA counter-current system is available through Jetstream UK and SCP

A counter-current system makes it possible to have unlimited fun, swim for as long as a user likes plus their introduction can often provide hydrotherapy options too” in the water. If an over-the-wall unit is needed, the Badu Jet Perla or Riva units can be used as a simple retro-fit units in any swimming pool. Once primed, the Badu Jet Perla unit produces 40m3/h output with a continuously variable flow rate and a massage pressure of 0.9 bar. The Riva produces 54m3/h.

Both the above units also have air injection via a Venturi system which is adjustable and all the controls can be operated from the front face of the units.

FOR FURTHER DETAILS: Certikin International 01993 777200 www.certikin.co.uk Golden Coast 01271 378100 www.goldenc.com Jetstream UK 01252 545006 www.jetstreamuk.com Ocea UK 01865 604882 www.hydrostar-binder.de Plastica Pools 01424 857857 www.plasticapools.net

The X-Stream Counter-current unit, made with a stainless-steel niche and grab rail, is Plastica’s new through-the-wall unit

SCP UK 01293 546126 www.scpeurope.com

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