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Here’s our top tips for Manifolds

What should you consider when designing your manifold upgrades? Here’s our top 5 quick

1. Size of manifold required for task

  • Consider flow demand
  • Is a high flow unit required?
  • Does the manifold require integral heaters fitting?
  • Will an emergency standby manifold be required?


2. Location of manifold

  • Location of manifold: is it internal or external?
  • Are the manifold header racks standard, straight, or configured to fit around corners?
  • Cylinder delivery logistics
  • Access for bottle trolley, cylinder transportation
  • Spare and empty cylinder storage


3. Relief valve pipework termination location

  • Avoid areas with public or staff access
  • Avoid areas with opening windows


4. Alarm requirements

  • What manufacture the alarm system being interfaced with, may need an additional transmitter unit


5. Electrical requirements

  • Power supplies required for manifold operation, possibly additional supplies for heaters or alarm equipment


To find out more about how Roses Medical can support you,

Contact Trevor on 07971 340 326 / trevorcook@rosesmedical.co.uk or Pat on 07970 270 040 / patoleary@rosesmedical.co.uk