A suitable drain point is needed
for the reject water from
the Reverse Osmosis Filter. You have two options
with your unit
See Figures 6, 7 & 8. This is used in under
The drain adapter
kit is installed
your sink drain pipe above the P-trap.
See Figure 6.
drain in your home
This is usually
used in remote location
tions. The drain tube from the Reverse Osmosis Filter
to an open drain. See Figures 9 & 10.
NOTE: Local code may dictate which type of drain
is used. Other than local code, either drain
types may be used. Consult a plumber
are not familiar
in an under
the sink installation,
P-trap drain adapter. A drain adapter
kit is included
Review the drain adapter
kit parts in
Figure 8. The drain adapter
is always installed
sink drain pipe, above or ahead of the P- trap. See
Figures 6 & 8. Be sure to comply with your local plumb-
ing codes. The drain adapter
fits 1-1/2" sink drain pipes.
Other drain pipe fittings, purchased
locally, may be
to the adapter.
1. Slowly disassemble
the sink drain pipe between
sink P-trap and the sink tailpiece.
See Figures 6 & 8.
2. Clean the sink tailpiece
to assure a leak-tight
3. install drain adapter
onto the sink tailpiece
using the ferrule and nut. Snug the nut, but do not
See Figure 7.
the drain tubing connector
to the drain
using the ferrule and nut. Snug the nut, but
do not tighten.
See Figure 7.
NOTE: Locate so drain tubing from the Reverse
faucet will make a straight run to the adapter,
dips, loops, low spots or kinks. See Figure 8.
5. Turn the connector
to about 45 ° (10:00 or 2:00 posi-
tion). See Figure 7. Tighten the nut securely.
the P-trap to the drain adapter,
drain pipe fittings as required
run. See Figure 6.
NOTE: If needed, you can cut the unthreaded
to make it fit. Do not cut too short or the
will not make a leak-tight
seal with the con-
7. Tighten all connections,
but do not over tighten plastic
The Sink Installation
Sink _lSfil p iece
Locate drain adapter
the black drain
from the Reverse
Faucet is installed
it will make
run to the adapter,
dips, loops, low spots
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