ISSUE 16 - July/Aug 2015



• New hot water heater

• REMS Mini-Press

• The No-Touch Flush

• Caroma's New Range


• The Future of Plumbing

• New Apprentice Grants

• A Legionella Warning

• QLD Water Meter laws

• Australian WaterMark

• Gas Hot Water in NSW

• QLD master plumbers

• QLD industry awards

• Australian Standards


• What we've been up to


• This month's joke





REMS 22 Volt Mini-Press

Weighing 2.5kg and measuring 31cm in length, the 22 Volt Mini-Press is used for making press joints Ø 10 – 40 mm, Ø ⅜ – 1 ¼".


It can be used anywhere with your free-hand, overhead and in confined spaces.

It is also cordless with a 21.6V (380W) battery motor which lasts for ages.


It's universal cordless radial press comes with automatic circuit control for extra security and safety with leading compression times of under four seconds at 50 percent more pressings.


For extra security, the pressing tongs automatically lock with auto expiration of the pressing process.


For further ease add in a tip switch, emergency stop AND built-In LED work light.