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Mira Element BIR Built In Rigid Chrome Thermostatic Mixer Shower - 1.1656.003



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Key Features
  • WRAS and TMV2 Approved
  • One single control for on/off and temperature
  • Chrome finish
  • Five years of guarantee from the manufacturer
SKU Code: QS-V52522

MFC Code: 1.1656.003

Mira Element 1.1656.003 Details

Create your own ultimate showering experience with the BIR Thermostatic Mixer Shower from the Element range of Mira. The thermostatic technique maintains and regulates water flow and temperature separately. This chrome-plated unit, which comes with one single control for on-off, has a single spray 18.5cm deluge fixed head. WRAS and TMV2 approved, it is compatible with both main and low-pressure water systems and operates on all plumbing systems.

The aesthetically appealing construction enhances the washroom beauty as well as your showering session. With a circular silhouette featuring chrome plating, this assortment demonstrates the brands extraordinary craftsmanship. The stunning chrome plated design is ideal for everyday showering due to its durable build.

  • Thermostatic technology safe for all the family.
  • Single spray 18.5cm deluge fixed shower head.
  • Compatible with both mains and low-pressure water systems.
  • Accepts falling, rising and rear supplies.
  • Operates on all plumbing systems.
  • Technical detail provided.
  • The manufacturing code of this product is 1.1656.003.
  • For installation instructions, click on the technical tab and Download the PDF.
  • Suitable for the Following Systems:-.
  • Fully modulating combi boilers and instantaneous gas water heaters.
  • Gravity-fed hot and cold water supply.
  • Gravity-fed hot and cold pumped water supply.
  • Mains pressure hot and cold - unvented.
  • Mains pressure thermal store.
  • Pressures:-.
  • Maximum Static Pressure - 10 Bar.
  • Maximum Maintained Pressure - 5 Bar.
  • Minimum Maintained Pressure (Gas Water Heater) 1.0 Bar (For Optimum Performance Supplies Should Be Nominally Equal).
  • Minimum Maintained Pressure (Gravity System) 0.1 Bar.
  • (0.1 Bar = 1 Metre Head From Base of Cold Tank to the Outlet of the Handset.
  • Download Installation Instruction and User Guide PDF File from the Additional Info Section.

Technical Specifications

Please note all the measurements are in 'mm'
  • ⤷ Colour
  • : Chrome
  • ⤷ Country of Origin
  • : UK
  • ⤷ Warranty/Guarantee
  • : 5 Years
  • ⤷ Valve Included
  • : Yes
  • ⤷ Valve/Cartridge Type
  • : Concealed
  • ⤷ Minimum Operating Pressure (Bar)
  • : 5
  • ⤷ Configuration
  • : Valve, Shower Head
  • ⤷ Temperature Control
  • : Thermostatic
  • ⤷ Compliance/Approvals/Standard
  • : WRAS, TMV2
  • ⤷ Product Type
  • : Shower Set
  • ⤷ Plumbing System Compatibility
  • : Combi Boilers, Instantaneous gas water heaters, Gravity-Fed, Gravity-Fed pumped, Mains Pressure Systems
  • ⤷ Valve Size
  • : Dia. 183 x D 56
  • ⤷ Shower Head Included
  • : Yes
  • ⤷ Shower Head Size
  • : Dia. 185

Additional Info & Downloads

Total: £330.91 2-3 Working Days Approx QS Supplies

6 Features Included In This Product Explained

Thermostatic Control

Thermostatic Control

Thermostatic shower control works behind the scenes to achieve or maintain water temperature output from a showerhead. With the built-in safety feature, the shower provides a consistent water temperature.

Combi-Boiler System

Combi-Boiler System

The showerhead or shower system is suitable for use with a Combi-Boiler System. This system heats cold water on demand, relying solely on mains pressure to move water around your home. These are suitable for mixer showers, as they provide hot water instantaneously and at the highest pressure.

Unvented System

Unvented System

The unvented water systems usually have a separate hot water cylinder, which is pre-heated via a combi boiler or other heating sources to store a quantity of hot water at mains pressure.

TMV2 Approved Product

TMV2 Approved Product

TMV2 is an independent certification for thermostatic mixers, including shower valves, run by BuildCert that ensures national and international standards as specified under (BS EN 1111 and 1287) are met. These standards detail the exacting requirements that a thermostatic valve or product must comply with to guarantee a high thermostatic protection and safety standard. Products meeting this requirement carries the logo and protect against any scalding accidents.

WRAS Approved Product

WRAS Approved Product

WRAS Approval means that the particular water fitting or product complies with or meets the requirements specified by the Water Supply (Water Fittings) Regulations or Scottish Byelaws. Such compliance is based on certain tests that prove that the product or fitting does not cause waste, misuse, contamination or undue consumption of the public water supply system in the UK.

Low Water Pressure

Low Water Pressure

Water systems operating at a pressure between 0.1 and 0.4 bar are considered low pressure. Products usually come labelled if they are suitable to use under such pressure.

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From : Wallington Overall Rating: Date: June 16, 2015 Does what it says on the box
Well packed and delivered on time in one piece. Easy to install, works perfectly and looks good.
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From : Wallington Overall Rating: Date: July 30, 2015 Just as described
The shower was exactly as described and very easy to install. Well packed and value for money.
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Can I have the installation instructions, please?

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Refer to the installation instructions PDF file from the Additional Info section of the product, or you can download it directly from here.

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How will the Mira Element BIR cope with pressure at 2 bar?

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It will work with a 2 bar pressure.

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