1/2" Sweat Union Mixing Valve Zoom

1/2" Sweat Union Mixing Valve

SKU:AM100C-US-1

Brand: Honeywell-Sparco

Honeywell-Sparco
AM100C-US-1 has been discontinued.
Direct Replacement:
SKU: AM100C-US-1LF
Brand: Honeywell-Sparco

Do not use this item for any installation or repair of potable water applications. This product does not comply with the "Safe Drinking Water Act," which requires that products meet low-lead standards in order to be used in systems providing water for human consumption (drinking or cooking). This item is for non-potable (non-human consumption) water applications only.

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Specs

Size: 1/2"
Flow Capacity (Cv): 3.9
Connection Type: Sweat
Type: Mixing Valve

Description for Honeywell-Sparco AM100C-US-1

The Honeywell AM-1 series accurately adjusts, maintains and limits the hot water temperature to a desired setting selected by the user. In domestic water applications it offers scalding protection and bacteria growth control. By installing a Honeywell AM-1 mixing valve and raising water heater storage temperature setting and limiting mixed outlet water temperature to safe temperature more usable hot water is available. In heating applications it provides comfort and protects the equipment.

  • Dual purpose mixing or diverting valves
  • Constant water temperature under changing operating conditions
  • Reliable performance at minimum flow of 0.5 gpm
  • Proportional valve (simultaneous control of hot and cold water)
  • Temperature limit at any point
  • Flow reduction in seconds if cold water supply is interrupted
  • Nickel-plated brass construction, EPDM O-rings
  • All brass proportioning shuttle
  • Straight through design (hot and cold at the same level)
  • Max. pressure 150 psi (1034 kPa)
  • Max temperature 212 F (100 C)
  • Designed for easy maintenance and element replacement. Teflon½ coated to prevent mineral build-up and extend life.
  • Tamper resistent design
  • Valve trapping not required
  • AM-1 Union STD & C and AM1070 Models include check valves(hot/cold ports)
  • ASSE, CSA and IAPMO listed
  • U.S. Patent No. 6,079,625
  • Applications... Heat Pump Systems, Domestic water, Nursing homes, Public facilities, Automatic faucets, Radiant floor heating, Space heating, Combo systems, Solar hot water, Greenhouses, Industrial applications, Photo processing
  • Connection Type: Union Sweat
  • Pipe Size (inch): 1/2 in.
  • Operating Temperature Range (F): 80 F to 120 F
  • Operating Temperature Range (C): 27 C to 49 C
  • Capacity (Cv): 3.9 Cv
  • ASSE: 1017

1/2" Sweat Union Mixing Valve

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Honeywell-Sparco3/4" Union Sweat Mixing Valves, 80-120 F
 
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        5.0

        Excellent quality

        By Ace

        from Cornwall, PA

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              Comments about 1/2" Sweat Union Mixing Valve:

              Guys... Im not an expert but the thing has obvious quality... it works... temperatures are stable all is good. I'd buy it again....

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              5.0

              I would recommend to all my friends.

              By Georgia Handyman

              from Fayetteville, GA

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                    Comments about 3/4" Union Sweat Mixing Valves, 80-120 F:

                    Pro's: Easy to install and calibrate. I was able to set my water heater at a much higher temperature setting to have a greater reserve of hot water for several showers without running out of hot water. Even with the higher water heater setting there is no fear of scalding someone if say a toilet or other cold water was used. Our daughter, son-in-law and infant are staying with us for a little while and I wanted to make sure the baby could not get scalded. This device meets that need very, very well. The whole house capability was the perfect option for us since retro-fitting the showers/bathtub to temperature compensating valves would have been extremely costly. I did not use the temperature sensing strip included to calibrate the mixing valve. To me a more meaningful setting is what the hottest water I want running over my hand at the faucet so that no one can be scalded by a sudden change in water temperature.

                    Con's: The reduce volume restriction to 8 gallons per minute could possibly be an issue. If two showers taken simultaneously while laundry and a dishwasher running might be an issue but it has not been for us. Two devices could be installed in parallel to easily resolve that. Some sort of filter/strainer is a necessity to prevent becoming clogged by debris in the water supply.

                    My experience background:27 years facilities, property maintenance and construction.

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                    4.0

                    good product , would buy again

                    By lou

                    from ellenville ,ny

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                          Comments about 1/2" Sweat Union Mixing Valve:

                          easy to inatall, easy to adjust

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                          4.0

                          Works well, but hard to adjust

                          By Chiefmojo

                          from Albuquerque, NM

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                                Comments about 1/2" Sweat Union Mixing Valve:

                                I installed this valve in a domestic solar hot water system, mostly as a scald protection device. It has worked very well for over a year, and over all I would highly recommend the product. I have only two small complaints, first, it is very hard to adjust to a specific temperature as it is very easy to loose the knob's position while you are adjusting it. Meaning you could easily end up it the same spot you started on, and not realize it. Also the built in temp sensing strip is a little awkward to use, but I used a infrared thermometer which solved the problem. My other complain was lack of mounting options. There is no built in way to mount the unit, so I ended up using pipe straps, which must be undone in order to adjust the unit. Not a big deal, but it would have been nice to have some shoulders cast into the body.

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                                5.0

                                Great

                                By Rich

                                from Staten Island, NY

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                                      Comments about 1/2" Sweat Union Mixing Valve:

                                      Installation was a snap. Adjustment was easy.
                                      Great value

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                                        How do you adjust the AM100C-US-1 ????
                                        Asked on 10/16/2010 by Jim from Fort Collins, CO

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                                      • 3/4" Union Sweat Mixing Valves, 80-120 F

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                                        What's the exact model number for this item? There appear to be at least two series of AM-1 valves - the R series which is not acceptable for potable water, and the 1070 series, which is ok for potable water. The link at the bottom of the page is to the spec sheet for the R series, but the description seems to be a 1070 series. Please clarify if this valve is ok for domestic hot water use.
                                        Asked on 9/17/2010 by jg from Long Island, NY

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                                          The model number of this unit is AM101C-US-1. The spec sheet is just a generic information sheet, but this unit is the 1070 series, which would be compatible with your potable water system

                                          Answered on 9/20/2010 by PexSupply Staff from NY
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