Introduction, 4 recycling – Glow-worm Ultracom2 35 Store User Manual

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NOTE: For further information, see the current issue of the

Building Regulations, approved document L1 ( in the UK) and the

following current issues of:

1) Central heating system specification (CheSS) and

2) Controls for domestic central heating system and hot water.


Gas Supply

The gas installation must be in accordance with the relevant


In GB, this is BS6891.

In IE, this is the current edition of I.S.813 “Domestic Gas


The supply from the governed meter must be of adequate size to

provide a steady inlet working pressure of 20mbar (8in wg) at the

boiler. On completion, test the gas installation for tightness using

the pressure drop method and suitable leak detection fluid, purge

in accordance with the above standard.

Domestic Hot Water

All domestic hot water circuits, connections, fittings must be

in accordance with the relevant standards and water supply


Heating System

In GB, it is necessary to comply with the Water Supply (Water

Fittings) Regulations 1999 (for Scotland, the Water Byelaws

2000, Scotland). To comply with the Water regulations your

attention is drawn to: The Water Regulations guide published by

the Water Regulations Advisory Service (WRAS) gives full details

of the requirements.

In IE, the requirements given in the current edition of I.S.813

“Domestic Gas Installations” and the current Building

Regulations must be followed.

Electrical Supply

The boiler MUST be earthed. All system components shall

be of an approved type and all wiring to current I.E.E. wiring

regulations. External wiring must be correctly earthed, polarised

and in accordance with the relevant standards.

In GB, this is BS 7671.

In IE, this is the current edition of ETCI rules.

The boiler MUST be connected to a permanent 230V ac, 50Hz


Connection of the whole electrical system of the boiler, including

any heating controls, to the electrical supply MUST be through

one common isolator and must be fused 3 Amp maximum.

Isolation should be by a double pole switched fused spur box,

with a minimum gap of 3mm for both poles. The fused spur

box should be readily accessible and preferably adjacent to the

appliance. It should be identified as to its use.

Alternatively connection can be made through an unswitched

shuttered socket and 3A fused 3-pin plug both to the current

issue of BS 1363, provided they are not used in a room containing

a bath or shower.

Wiring to the boiler must be PVC 85OC insulated cable, not less

than 0.75mm2 (24/0.20mm).


Other regulations

Gas Safety (Installation and Use) Regulations

In your own interests and that of safety, it is the Law that ALL gas

appliances are installed by a competent person approved at the

time by the Health and Safety Executive in accordance with the

current issue of these regulations.

Control of Substances Hazardous to Health

Under Section 6 of The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, we

are required to provide information on substances hazardous to

health. The adhesives and sealants used in this appliance are

cured and give no known hazard in this state.

Insulation Pads:

These can cause irritation to skin, eyes and the respiratory tract.

If you have a history of skin complaint you may be susceptible to

irritation. High dust levels are usual only if the material is broken.

Normal handling should not cause discomfort, but follow normal

good hygiene and wash your hands before eating, drinking or

going to the lavatory.

• If you do suffer irritation to the eyes or severe irritation to the

skin seek medical attention.

4 Recycling


The recycling of the packaging must be carried out by

the qualified professional who installed the appliance.



Most of the appliance is made of recyclable materials.

This symbol indicates that this appliance must not

be disposed of with household waste, that it should

be selectively collected for energy recovery, reuse or


• Take the appliance to an appropriate collection point.


By complying with this directive, you will contribute

to the preservation of natural resources and the

protection of human health.



We recommend that you recycle the packaging of the appliance in

a responsible fashion.

• Sort the waste in order to separate those elements which can

be recycled (cardboard, plastics ...) and those which cannot be


• Eliminate the waste in accordance with existing regulations.