Waterway Jets Overview

Waterway Jets Overview
Waterway are a USA manufacture and supplies its jets and other components  to around 80% of the hot tubs manufatured around the world today. Chances are your spa has a waterway component.

There are are many different varients to there jets, this overview covers there most popular types used in the UK past ad present




In most cases a Waterway Hot Tub Jet is made up of 2 main parts
Waterway Jets Overview
The Jet Body 
This is the part that fits through the spa shell and connects to the spas plumbing, the jet front fits into the jet body. In most cases the jet has two pipe connections a larger one for water and a smaller one for the air. Different connection types/sizes are also available in each jet body range so please look at the jet bodies available in each range be fore buying
 

Waterway Jets Overview
The Jet Front
This part provides the finished look of the jet, and alows the user to control the flow, get the desired massage from the differnt flow paterns (Jet Fronts) available - Jets fronts are interchangable within there jet series. Older waterway storm jets use a Push Twist and Click system and there newer ones use a screw version
Note
Some of the smaller and older Jets produced combine the two into one, meaning the jet body and and jet front are all one, normally these jets are a simple fixed flow jet, the jet front is both the finished surface (escutcheon) and the the jet body wall fitting. an example of this kind of jet would be the waterway Cluster or Ozone Jet - see image 

The jet model has a direct relation the jet size, the availabe models / sizes are as below - please click on the relavent one to be taken to that the jet series and there availabele jet bodies and fronts




The Key below shows what Jet Body goes with which Jet Fronts  

Waterway Jets Overview Cluster Jet Body 
Waterway Jets Overview Cluster Storm Jet Body
Waterway Jets Overview Mini Storm Jet Body
Waterway Jets Overview Poly Storm Jet Body
Waterway Jets Overview Power Storm Jet Body
Fits
Waterway Jets Overview Cluster Ozone Jet Fronts (Screw In)
Fits
Waterway Jets Overview Adjustable Cluster Storm 2" (50mm)
Fits
Waterway Jets Overview Mini Storm 3" (75mm)
Fits
Waterway Jets Overview Power Storm 5" (125mm)

Waterway Jets Overview Mini Storm large Face 3-5/16" (82mm)
Waterway Jets Overview Poly Storm Large Face 4" (100mm)



 Jet Fronts - Explained 

With in each of the different jet series above the jet fronts are available with a) with different Massage flow types b) different finishes / colours c) Different escustchoen textures and shape - this sounds a little confusing so below is an explination of each 

Massage flow Types 
The massage types provide a different flow of water out of the jet front giving the bather a different massage sensation when sat against the jets, the follwouing is a guide of the various types available