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Description

Description

The A6048 Elite air bathtub is a popular two person tub that has an extremely large bathing area with extra leg room, which is the result of the gently curved foot area of the air bathtub. For your comfort all back jets are recessed. Watertech’s exclusive top overflow design, only available from Watertech, allows all Elite bathtubs to be filled within 2” inches of the top of the bathtub, insuring the bather gets a full body massage from the soles of their feet to their neck and shoulders. Watertech’s Elite baths have a water depth 4” – 6” deeper than a bath with the standard side overflow. This air bath has 27 watertight air injectors with 189 air ports. Each injector has an integral check valve that insures water never gets past the injector into any part of the air system.

We highly recommend anyone purchasing an air bath review the differences between baths with air injectors and other manufacturer’s drilled holes and channel system air baths. Our product catalogue explains the numerous differences between air baths with air injectors and air baths with the drilled holes channel system. Watertech is the only manufacturer that places air injectors (jets) in the floor and wall of the air bath to provide a complete body massage.

All Watertech air baths are constructed with a galvanized steel base (no wood – no plastic) to insure the floor of the air bath will never flex or warp. There is a Lifetime warranty on the variable speed heated air blower and the 60”x42” acrylic bathtub shell. Any condensation that might form in the air lines during operation is dried 20 minutes after the air bath is emptied because the heated blower automatically comes on for several minutes to dry all the air lines.

 

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Specifications
Specification Sheets
Specifications
  • Size: 60"x 48"
  • Blower Size: 8 amp, Variable Speed, 300 Watt Heated Blower
  • Purge Cycle: Activates twenty minutes after bath is switched off. Dries lines, manifold and injectors
  • Electronic Controls
  • Air Injectors: 189 air ports from 27 injectors
  • Injector Locations: Floor and walls of bathtub
  • Injectors have integral watertight check valves
  • Manifold System: Manifold contains check valve protection. Water never enters any part of the air system.
  • Tub shown with optional polished brass injectors.
  • Drain included in tub price - specify finish
  • Shipping weight 150 lbs; please call for shipping rates to your location
Shipping & Receiving

Shipping

At WaterTech Whirlpools we ship our quality tubs across the United States using only the top freight lines to ensure your whirlpool tub gets to you on time and in the same condition as when it left our factory floor. 

The following are normal shipping times; please call for current shipping rates (subject to change).  Please note that shipping is NOT included in the price of each tub.  Regular delivery time is 3 weeks from the date we receive your order.

Our Quick Ship option allows your tub to leave our factory floor within 5 business days from the date we receive your order.   Please call 1-800-289-8827 for our Quick Ship service.

 

 

Precautions & Installation Tips

  • Do not lift or carry the whirlpool tub by the supply or return pipes - they could break or spring leaks.
  • You must install a mortar bed beneath your tub to meet code and warranty requirements.
  • An access opening large enough to service your pump must be installed to meet code requirements.
  • Do not frame your whirlpool tub enclosure until you have your tub on the job site.
  • Carpenters, plumbers, and tile installers should verify all dimensions to ensure that the tub enclosure is properly sized for your whirlpool tub.
  • Detailed installation instructions are available on the installation page of this site.
  • Re-test your whirlpool tub for leaks or construction damage before you enclose your tub.

 

Receiving

Reliable trucking (freight) companies have been selected by WaterTech Whirlpools to deliver each new Whirlpool Bath. WaterTech Whirlpools packages each bath individually to ensure safe delivery to each customer. The freight carrier will notify customer and schedule a delivery time after the bath leaves our manufacturing facility. Call WaterTech Whirlpools if you have any questions (i.e. price, product, technical, shipping etc.) Phone 1-800-289-8827, Fax: 423-926-6438 email at info@watertechtn.com.

INSPECTION AND CLAIMS PROCEDURE: Follow the steps below to eliminate any questions about who is responsible for visible or concealed damage that may have occurred in shipping. Examine the shipping box for signs of damage or mishandling, i.e. staples pulled loose, flaps unglued, punches to the box, severe indentations, or crushed corners. If the box is damaged, the delivery person and receiving person / Consignee must note the damage to the box on delivery paperwork before opening the box. Open the box and inspect the tub for damage. If damage is found, call WaterTech Whirlpools at 1-800-289-8827 before accepting tub. Minor defects such as scuffs, scratches, etc… can be easily taken care of by one of our service people. All issues need to be resolved before signing delivery paperwork.

CONCEALED DAMAGE: WaterTech Whirlpools allows the consignee / owner no more than 48 hours from time of receipt to inspect and report any concealed damage (i.e. leaks, broken pipes, etc…) or shortages of merchandise ordered (i.e. heater, drain, jet trim, etc…). Report concealed damage and shortage to Americas Best Whirlpools 1-800-289-8827.

FAILURE OF THE CONSIGNEE TO INSPECT AND REPORT ANY CONCEALED DAMAGE WITHIN THE 48 HOUR PERIOD PLACES FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY CONCEALED DAMAGE ON THE CONSIGNEE.

PRE-TEST YOUR TUB: You must pretest your tub for leaks within 48 hours of receipt. WaterTech Whirlpools tubs go through rigorous testing for plumbing leaks and proper operation prior to shipping, but as a secondary precaution, the tub must be re-tested for leaks and proper operation within the allotted 48 hours and before installation. Test your tub in a location that will not be damaged by spilled water such as a basement, driveway, or a garage. Pre-testing your tub allows you to find any plumbing connections that might have worked loose during shipping.

HOW TO PRE-TEST YOUR TUB: Place your tub on a firm flat surface, make sure top of tub is level in all directions. Tape over the drain. Fill with water to 1 or 2 inches above the highest jet. Plug the motor into a GFCI protected outlet, and with the pump running, check all pipes and fittings for moisture. If no leaks are found, remove tape over drain and check for proper drainage. If all is correct, you may continue the Installation process.

IF ANY PROBLEMS ARE DISCOVERED DO NOT INSTALL THE TUB UNTIL YOU HAVE SPOKEN WITH A WATERTECH WHIRLPOOLS REPRESENTATIVE AT 1-800-289-8827

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WaterTech manufactures fine whirlpool bathtubs and jacuzzi style bathtubs in the USA. We also manufacture high quality regular bathtubs and air bathtubs. Any of our bathtubs can be accessorized with standard items or for a completely custom look, be sure to visit our accessories.

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Email: sales@watertechtn.com
Phone: 1-800-289-8827

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