ScaleBlaster Platinum Model Residential Water Conditioner 20+ Grains per Gallon-SB-MAX - The Home Depot


Model # SB-MAX

Internet # 203600625

Platinum Model Residential Water Conditioner 20+ Grains per Gallon

ScaleBlaster Platinum Model Residential Water Conditioner 20+ Grains per Gallon

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$995.00 / box


Model # SB-MAX

Internet # 203600625

ScaleBlaster is an innovative, computerized water conditioning system that solves hard water problems without the need of chemicals or salt. The product requires no maintenance and is simple to install, with no plumbing required. ScaleBlaster removes and prevents lime-scale deposits in household pipes. It will protect and prolong the life of water heaters, dishwashers and washing machines. Lime-scale deposits on shower heads, sinks and faucets will easily wipe off or disappear. Soap lathers up more, skin feels smoother and hair becomes more manageable. Enjoy healthier and better tasting water as well as brighter, whiter and longer lasting clothes, towels and sheets. Water softeners require salt, waste lots of water and discharge chlorides into the environment. They also require ongoing costly maintenance. For people on salt restricted diets, ScaleBlaster is a healthy alternative. ScaleBlaster is also ideal for tankless water heaters. First appearing in 1995, ScaleBlaster is now successful worldwide.

  • Water conditioner solves hard water problems without the need of chemicals, salt or maintenance
  • Better for the home, your body and our environment
  • Easy installation - does not require cutting into pipe
  • Most powerful residential model available
  • For use on very large homes with multiple floors
  • Extremely hard water areas (over 20 gpg)
  • Heavy duty metal enclosure
  • Small enclosure requires minimal space for installation
  • Very energy efficient
  • Indoor or outdoor use
  • See how ScaleBlaster stacks up next to a water softener:

    ScaleBlaster vs Water Softeners

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Assembled Depth (in.)  5.91 in  Assembled Height (in.)  11.81 in 
Assembled Width (in.)  9.84 in  Maximum Pipe Diameter  1.5 in 
Product Depth (in.)  5.91  Product Height (in.)  11.81 
Product Width (in.)  9.84 
Amperage (amps)  0.7  Cord Length (ft.) 
Indicator light(s)  Yes  Maximum filtered water flow (gallons per min.)  50 
Minimum number of cable/coil wrappings  80  Product Weight (lb.)  16 lb 
Returnable  90-Day  Voltage (volts)  120 
Wattage (watts)  84 
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty  5 years standard. Additional 5 years available. 


Rated 1.0 out of 5 by 1 reviewer.
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by lights flash, not much else happens I discovered this product when my water softener stopped working and I was pricing out worst case scenario remediation, i.e. full replacement. This seemed like a great solution, and I liked the idea of not having a bulky softener, not having to buy salt, and not having salt go out into the weeping bed. I have quite hard water, 29gpg, and after consulting with ScaleBlaster support, I was told this model could handle it. Installation was very simple, although time consuming to wrap a big bundle of wire 200+ times around a pipe. After installing, I waited eagerly for it to start doing its thing. After two months, I could see no difference in the water. I repaired my water softener ($10 in parts and a few hours of troubleshooting), and within two weeks the dishes were starting to get clean again. This confirmed in my mind the ScaleBlaster was not performing as advertised. I brought the ScaleBlaster back to HD for a refund under the 90 day money back guarantee. March 14, 2014
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