The Chlorine Genie comes standard with a 350ml Flow Restrictor (Ultimate Water also sells a 250ml Flow Restrictor) - this limits the total water flowing through the unit to 350ml per minute. The Flow Restrictor is attached to the RO Cartridge and regulates the amount of water that flows into the chlorine mixing chamber. The Flow Restrictor has compression fittings, so it does NOT use brass inserts.
While there is no predictive replacement schedule for the Flow Restrictor, it does have metallic parts that can become brittle and rust if exposed to chlorine gas. In the case that a Flow Restrictor needs to be replaced:
- For replacement instructions, review the following article: How to Replace a Flow Restrictor
- Video “How to replace a Flow Restrictor”: