The SDX retro is a high flow suction outlet suitable for use as a wall fitting and also as a floor drain when debris removal is not a concern. This version of the SDX is available to bring existing suction outlet covers into compliance with the new law. SDX retro fits existing plaster rings up to 10” in diameter.
The SDX Retro boasts a flow rating of 200 gpm on the floor and 192 gpm on the wall making it compatible with most residential pumps up to 3 hp. The SDX Retro has a 1.485 feet per second velocity at the opening at a maximum listed 200 gpm.
With a flow rating of 200 gpm on the floor and 192 gpm on the wall the SDX retro is compatible with pumps up to 3 hp. In most cases this eliminates the need to calculate the system total dynamic head. SDX has a 1.485 feet per second velocity at the opening at a maximum listed 200 gpm.
SDX retro protects against all five types of entrapment; hair, limb, body suction, evisceration, and mechanical entrapment.
FEATURES AND BENEFITS
NO SUMP REQUIRED - No need to chisel out a sump to meet the1.5 times the pipe diameter sump depth requirement.
SDX retro has a 1.485 feet per second velocity at the opening at a maximum listed 200 gpm.
Approved as a bulkhead fitting so the safety is in the cover and plate.
Patented “ribbed” design achieves high flow with sixty “mini” drains
Suction doesn’t transfer if one area is covered
Dome shape to prevent a seal by a swimmer
Anti-vortex shield blocks contact with direct suction
SDX retro can be installed as a single cover with an SVRS installed on the line.
Fits existing suction outlets up to 10” in diameter
Stainless steel security screws
Secondary support plate secured to protect the sump and fittings
Meets National anti-entrapment requirements
ASME A112.19.8 – 2007 Listed
IAPMO tested and certified; a nationally recognized testing laboratory (NRTL) accredited by ANSI.
USPC (uniform swimming pool, spa and hot tub code) compliant
WARNING:SDX Retro must be installed in accordance with Paramount's written instruction manual, and in conformity with applicable Federal, State, Local and Swimming pool industry building and safety codes.