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Shower With 70% Of Water Savings

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Posted August 12, 2015

Nebia is a fully self-installed shower system with an adjustable bracket and a portable wand. Nebia atomizes water into millions of tiny droplets with 10 times more surface area than a regular shower. It uses 70% less water than a typical household showerhead.

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The Head built from a high density polymer with thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU), delivers the perfect frame to nest the H2MICRO™  nozzles. With head rotation up to 45°, the head creates a whole new degree of versatility.

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Atomizing nozzles use pressure and geometry to control the dispersion and break up of fluid streams. Regular shower nozzles produce a straight stream of water with large droplets, atomizing nozzles produce 100s of droplets dispersed into precise patterns.

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Nebia comprises an array of specialized nozzles, each individually focused on warming and rinsing various regions of your body. You can choose a Strength mode with a higher velocity spray with slightly larger droplet sizes—yielding larger momenta.

5-1823672aa8b14870931e0b2312b1b2ea_originalNebia’s greater dispersion of droplets yields a larger volume of air surrounded by—and intermixed with—warm droplets of water. Therefore, the warm droplets heat a larger volume of air faster and more efficiently.
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At any given cross-section of air between the nozzles and you, it comprises 100s more droplets dispersed over 5 times the area compared to a regular shower. It means that water completely surrounds and gets you wet all while using 70% less water.

Installation:

  1. A shower that exits from the wall (not from the ceiling)
  2. Water supply at 5 feet from the floor or more.
  3. The following shower measurements:

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Measure the distance from the floor of your shower to the NPT outlet and make sure it’s a minimum of 5 feet (i.e., where your shower head connects to the wall).

  • >6 inches from NPT (where your shower head connects to the wall) to the ceiling of your shower
  • >24 inches from NPT faucet or shower handle.
  • >35 PSI water pressure
  • >115°F water temperature

It does not require a plumber or breaking bathroom tiles.

The project campaign is on the Kickstarter and already has reached its funding goal of $100.000, the early bird pricing are gone, but you can still get it for $299, an estimated delivery is on May of 2016.

 

 

Source: Kickstarter 

 

 

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