BIT E61 shower screen

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javaA++

#1: Post by javaA++ »

Maybe a newbie (and kinda dumb) question, but I couldn't find an answer anywhere, so here goes;

Why doesn't this shower screen have holes in the center?
It would seem better to more evenly distribute the water over the puck, no?

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cafeIKE
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#2: Post by cafeIKE »

javaA++ wrote:Why doesn't this shower screen have holes in the center?
Marketing to the uniformed?

IMO, screen height trumps hole pattern six ways Sunday

javaA++ (original poster)

#3: Post by javaA++ (original poster) replying to cafeIKE »

So why does the puck not need to be showered evenly? Still wondering...

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#4: Post by ira »

It's probably to match the BOB baskets which don't have holes at the edges. Don't ask me.

Edit: https://www.baristaimprovingtaste.com/product-page/bob

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LVD

#5: Post by LVD »

All E61 shower screens have a solid center section, although this one is definitely more unique. The reason is because the water coming out of an e61 group is in a single stream in the center, prior to hitting the screen.

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#6: Post by cafeIKE »

LVD wrote:All E61 shower screens have a solid center section, although this one is definitely more unique. The reason is because the water coming out of an e61 group is in a single stream in the center, prior to hitting the screen.
e61 typically have a ≈1 inch water spreader which drops water around the shower screen. IMO, the best screens have the least restriction for even wetting. The solid center might wet from the wall inward