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Spectra Touch and Spectra eTouch Showerheads 2017
Spectra Touch and Spectra eTouch Showerheads 2017
Designers: Jean-Jacques L'Henaff, American Standard Industrial Design Team, American Standard Brands, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
Manufacturer: American Standard Brands, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA

Bringing a new feeling of luxury to the shower experience, the innovative Spectra Touch™ and Spectra eTouch™ Showerheads feature industry-first technology that allows the user to change spray patterns with the simple touch of a finger on the outside ring of the fixture itself. Toggling through spray patterns with wet hands is always easy and comfortable; thanks to the capacitive touch performance of this pioneering showerhead.

For added ease-of-use, the first-of-its-kind Spectra eTouch™ remote can be mounted on nearly any shower wall to offer convenient, one-touch control over the spray patterns. Its sleek and unobtrusive design features a concave touch point with a shower icon and soft surfaces that invite the touch of the user. Ideal for those who have difficulty reaching the showerhead due to age, height or mobility restrictions, this unique remote unit enhances shower accessibility for all users.

Designed for easy installation, the Spectra eTouch™ remote attaches to a base plate that is secured to the wall with adhesive tape or with optional screws included in the package. The remote unit has attained an ingress protection rating of IPX7, meaning that the device is protected from full immersion in over 3 feet of water for up to 30 minutes.

The generously oversized, 7-inch Spectra Touch™ and Spectra eTouch™ showerheads offer a choice of four luxurious spray patterns: drench for full body coverage; sensitive for gentle, soothing coverage; jet for targeted coverage; and massage for pulsating coverage. The showerheads’ attractive design features soft convex and concave surfaces with clearly defined sprays that add a graceful, transitional style to the shower and are easily wiped clean.

Both the Spectra eTouch™ remote and capacitive touch showerhead are powered by easily accessible batteries, which are removed from the showerhead in a single case without requiring the use of special tools. In the remote, a sealed door twists open to provide access to a long-lasting lithium ion battery.

To complement any bathroom decor, the Spectra Touch™ and Spectra eTouch™ showerheads are offered in a choice of four stylish finishes, including Chrome, Brushed Nickel, Polished Nickel and Legacy Bronze. The popular transitional styling of the showerhead and remote was chosen for its versatility and flexibility in design.

The Spectra Touch™ and Spectra eTouch™ showerheads are offered in the choice of a standard 2.5 gallon per minute (gpm) model or a water-saving 1.8 gpm option that is WaterSense-certified and CalGreen-compliant.

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