Advance M™ Series

Saltwater UV, Polymer UV, HDPE UV, PVC UV

Advance M™ Series saltwater UV lamp units  are built from robust polymer UV reactors. As a result, they have proven to offer long term, reliable saltwater UV disinfection performance in corrosive environments.

Our saltwater UV units are available in single or multiple UV lamp polymer UV reactors, choice of power supplies and optional UV intensity sensors and monitors. We can also offer customized polymer UV units for high dose, high flow UV disinfection applications found in large fish farms.

Polymer UV units, PVC UV units, HDPE UV Units


Advance M™ Series HDPE UV Units for saltwater disinfection and chloramine control in pools

Polymer UV units, PVC UV units, Marine grade UV Units
Advance M™ Series PVC UV Units for saltwater disinfection and chloramine control in pools

Popular applications of Advance M™ Series include disinfection in corrosive environments like

Features & Benefits

  • Reliable disinfection performance
  • UV dose modeling software based design
  • Robust, corrosion resistant construction in HDPE or UPVC
  • Non-chemical, no residues, no change to water chemistry
  • Very economical (typical disinfection cost is below fraction of a cent per litre of water)
  • Robust quality for long life, trouble free operation
  • Easy to install, use & maintain
  • Single lamp or multiple lamp UV reactors
  • Low pressure or medium pressure UV lamps
  • High %UVT quartz thimbles
  • Custom saltwater UV units available


UV System Selection

Sizing of correct UV unit depends on factors including

  • Desired UV Dose
  • Peak flow rate
  • %UVT10 of water

Advance ADV-M™ Series for water with 80-98%UVT

The table below shows Advance ADV-M™ Series UV units for EOL (end of lamp life) UV Dose of 25mJ/cm2 (250J/m2) @98%UVT10. If you require a different UV Dose, Peak Flow Rate & %UVT, please contact us.

ADV-M400 633 38 42 2” Union
ADV-M500 111 6.67 80 2” Union
ADV-M700 113 6.8 80 2” Union
ADV-M1100 222 13.34 140 2” Union
ADV-M1600 288 17.3 190 2” Union
ADV-M1800 345 20.7 200 2” Union
ADV-M2000 615 36.92 275 3” Flange
ADV-MF150 3,250 195 1,500 4” Flange

Wide Choice of Power Supply Boxes

Different versions available all with standard 10A GPO plug and 2 M lamp lead.

UV Electronic ballast
Advance BRK™ Series basic power supply

Advance – BRK™ Power Supply

Suitable for all models from ADV-C50 to ADV-C400 Includes visible and audible lamp fail alarm, for indoor operation only. Dimensions: 105 x 60 x 30 mm, Weight: 0.4 kg. Optional weatherproof IP65 version available.

Advance – DDCV-IP65™ Weatherproof Power Supply

Includes visible and audible lamp fail alarm, volt free contacts for remote alarm, lamp operation count down timer 365- days, lamp change alert in a weatherproof enclosure.

Advance M™ Series Power Supply

Advance M™ Series Power Supply with UV Intensity Monitor

Includes UV Intensity Monitor, power on indicator, visible and audible lamp fail alarm, volt free contacts (BMS) optional, hours run meter, IP65 (IP54 for fan cooled versions). Dimensions:300 x 300 x 150 mm, Weight:5.5 kg

ADV-M™ Series Power Supply Comparison

System Status Indicators
UV Lamp Fail Alarm
UV Lamp Hour Counter
UV Lamp Change Pre-Alert Optional
UV Lamp Change Reminder Optional
Volt Free Contacts (BMS)for fault indication Optional
UV Intensity Monitor 36.92 Optional
VFCs for Low UV Intensity Alarm 195 Optional
Fan Cooling with Air Filter Not Required IP21 (IP65 optional) (When Required)
Protection Class IP21 (IP65 optional) IP23 (IP65 optional) Optional IP65 for some models (IP54 for fan cooled versions)

Options: (additional cost)

  • UV intensity monitor & sensor
  • Stainless steel enclosure or glass reinforced polyester enclosure
  • Spare set of volt free contacts (BMS)
  • Longer lamp lead
  • Different mains supply
  • Chamber thermostat with solenoid valve for over-temperature protection
  • Sampling ports
  • Quartz sleeve wiper (manual)
  • Twin chamber Configuration
  • Z configuration (Water fittings on opposite sides of chamber) or U configuration (water fittings on the same side of chamber)

Advance M™ Series Spare Parts

To get the desired disinfection performance from your Advance M™ Series UV unit, we recommend regularly servicing the UV unit, replacing the UV lamp, O ring and cleaning the quartz thimble.

Advance C™ Series UV lamp numbers are etched on the lamp body near the pins and include UV Lamp LL020-S4™, UV Lamp LL020-S4-O™, UV Lamp LL030-S4™, UV Lamp LL030-S4-O™, UV Lamp LL040-S4™, UV Lamp LL040-S4-O™, UV Lamp LL046A-S4™, UV Lamp LL079-S4™, UV Lamp LL080-S4™, UV Lamp LL120-S4™, UV Lamp LL127-S4™, UV Lamp LL172-S4™, UV Lamp LL180-S4™, UV Lamp LL180-S4-O™, UV Lamp LL235-S4™, UV Lamp LL235-S4-O™, UV Lamp LL320-S4™, UV Lamp LL450-ST4™ and UV Lamp LL450-ST4-O™.

To check the Advance UV Lamp number hold the lamp against light and clear background. You can also write down the reactor number with RE prefix from the stainless steel UV chamber before contacting us or your nearest Advance UV sales & service partner.

Contact us for with any UV related questions or your Advance UV Lamp number and Advance UV reactor number for advise or any Advance UV lamps, Advance UV quartz sleeves, Advance UV ballasts, Advance UV O rings, Advance UV sensors and Advance UV spare parts. We would be delighted to put you in contact with the right Advance UV sales and service partner for Advance UV spares & service.

Advance ADV-M Series: Technical Summary

Peak Flow Rate (m3/hr) [Note1] 0.5m3/hr to 195m3/hr
Peak Flow Rate (lpm) [Note1] 10lpm to 833lpm
%UVT10 40% to 98%+
Operating Water Pressure (kg/cm2) 1kg/cm2 to 10kg/cm2
Operating Water Temperature 4oC to 60oC
Input Power Required 230V AC, 50-60Hz OR 12V DC

* Contact us for model selection to suit your application
Note1: Recommended peak flow rate depends on factors like desired EOL UV Dose, %UVT of water, etc.