The FLECK 6700 XTR water softener system comes with a meter that has a diagnostics user program and other master programming modes that allow the home owner to fine tune its performance. Using the program and the programming modes, home owners are able to change the current flow rate, peak flow rate, totalizer, hours between last two regenerations, hours since last generation and volume remaining.
Home owners don’t have to memorize codes or letters in order to program the system to work as they desire.The residential water softener system offers the home owner a two line, sixteen character LCD backlit display that allows the home owner to program the system. With the backlit display, home owners are able to watch the progress of the system even during nights when its pitch black.
The water softener has a continuous flow rate of 20 GPM with a 15 psi drop and a flow rate of 26 GPM at peak at 25 psi drop. It has a maximum back wash of 7 GPM with a 25 psi drop. The meter capacity can handle a range of between 1 gallon to 9,900,000 gallons during operation.
- LCD Backlit display
The system has a two line, sixteen character LCD backlit display that allows the home owner to program master, diagnostic and user programming. The LCD backlit allows the user to program and fine tune the system even when power failure is present. The system eliminates the need of memorizing codes or letters in order to program or read screens. The LCD display also shows the time of day and usable capacity remaining.
- Solid state microprocessor
The system has a solid state microprocessor which ensures fast and efficient processing of data and information therefore providing the required results on the LCD backlit display.
- Backwash capacity
The backwash capacity of the system can handle tanks with a diameter of upto 12 inches for water softening application. This allows the system to eliminate the minerals effectively and provide the home owner with better soft water.
- Polycarbonate protective hood
The system is designed with a polycarbonate protective hood that is fire retardant therefore protecting the system from fire. As a pressure sealed protective hood, it also protects the machine from dust, dirt and moisture which can lead to corrosion as well clogging the system. The hood protects the system from the harmful UV rays of the sun which can fade or even crack vital components of the system.
- Time display failure response system
The time display of the system is always on even during power failures which offers the home owner peace of mind and steady treated water whenever needed.
- LED status indicator
It has an LED status indicator that provides different types of information depending on the problem being experienced. Blue shows that the system is in service, green shows that the system is in regeneration mode while red shows that the machine is experiencing problems or has encountered an error. This means that one needs to take the machine back to the manufacturer for servicing if the warranty is still active.
- Shift key
The shift key is fitted to allow the user to make digital selection in user and master programming modes.
- The machine has a two line, 16 character LCD backlit display that allows the home owner to program various modes such as user, diagnostics and master.
- It has variable reserve which helps to increase efficiency.
- It has a polycarbonate hood that protects the machine from harmful UV rays of the sun, dust, moisture and dirt. It is also fire retardant therefore protecting it from fire.
- It has several programmable regeneration types that increases flexibility.
- It has an LED status indicator that shows if it is working or not. The LED status indicator changes color depending on whether its working or has an error.
- It is expensive for many home owners.
Overall, the FLECK 6700 XTR water softener is great thanks to the LCD backlit with a two line 16 character display that allows home owners to input user, diagnostics and master codes for efficient use. I really liked the use of polycarbonate as the hood of the device which provides protection from various elements. I would rate the machine 4.5 stars out of 5 on average.