Kai Linear Drain
Introducing the Kai Grate Design for our Standard Length Linear Drain – a fusion of modern simplicity and timeless sophistication that transforms your shower into a captivating oasis.
Upgrade your shower experience with the Kai Linear Drain. This modern design marvel not only adds a touch of contemporary elegance but also ensures efficient water drainage. Crafted from marine-grade 316 stainless steel, it guarantees durability and easy maintenance. Whether you prefer traditional or modern waterproofing methods, the Kai Linear Drain has you covered. Choose from various sizes to fit your shower perfectly. Elevate your daily routine with the Kai Linear Drain.
Variable positioning: Versatile, linear drains can be installed anywhere in the shower and can be combined with all standard tile formats.
Base Options: plain edge : This option includes the channel, a grate, a threaded nipple, a hair strainer, and level feet. It’s the ideal choice for those adhering to traditional waterproofing methods. flange edge or side outlet : In both versions, the Drain package includes the channel, a grate, 32 square feet of Superdry waterproofing, a coupling, and sealant. This design is specifically crafted for modern waterproofing methods, providing an all-in-one solution for your shower project. Ideal for new and renovation projects and generally for all bathrooms where space is tight.
Outlet: 2” center located outlet.
Flow Rate: Experience efficient water drainage with a flow rate of 9 gpm per outlet. Please note that flow rate measurements are taken at the outlet only and do not account for water in the channel or sheeting on the shower floor.
Material: Crafted from marine-grade 316 stainless steel, the Kai Linear Drain guarantees lasting durability and exceptional corrosion resistance. This premium material ensures your drain is suitable for both indoor and outdoor showers, even in wet and humid environments.
Finishes Available: SS – Satin Stainless, PS – Polished Stainless, BK – Matte Black, GD – Satin Gold, BZ – Satin Bronze
Application: Indoor and Outdoor Shower
Easy cleaning: Completely removable grate and a hair strainer* (not included with Flange Edge bases) that fits inside the drain to collect hair and other debris, preventing clogged pipes. Read cleaning instruction for more details.
Easy installation: Plain Edge:Designed for use with standard waterproofing methods. Waterproofing is applied before connecting the drain base. Our threaded adaptor with a rubber O-ring simplifies the adjustment of the drain’s height and secure attachment to the Clamp Body Drain. The adjustable feet on both sides ensure precise positioning and level during installation. For enhanced performance, we recommend using the QM Flange, available in two versions and three different materials.
Flange Edge and Side Outlet Flange Edge: Tailored for modern waterproofing methods, the Drain channel comes with a waterproofing collar securely sealed to the edge of the drain. The outlet seamlessly connects to the pipe using a coupling. To ensure a smooth and efficient installation, we provide an additional 32 sq ft. of Superdry waterproofing membrane, the coupling, and the sealant.
Alternative Installation with Prefab Shower Pan Kit: For a convenient and quick installation alternative, consider using our Shower Pan Kit. This all-in-one solution integrates a pre-sloped shower board seamlessly with Superdry waterproofing, making it ideal for mortar-free tiled showers. With easy installation that saves time and labor, you can create the perfect shower floor effortlessly. Plus, there’s no risk of mistaking the slope.
For comprehensive installation guidance, please consult our detailed installation instructions and reference our installation video.
Sizes available: 24″, 28″, 32″, 36″, 48″, 58″
Overall dimensions: W: 3.25″ H: 1″ (low profile)
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Frequently Asked Questions
Where in the floor should a linear shower drain be positioned?
Drain position is determined by the location of the existing plumbing and your design preference. The most common placements/configurations are:
- Along the wall
- At the threshold or entrance
- In the center
What are the differences between Stainless Steel finishes and Brass finishes? Can I mix and Match?
Satin Stainless steel, also called Brush Steel, it is the ideal finish to match with Brush Nickel or Satin Nickel fixtures. Polished Stainless Steel is similar to Polished Chrome and Polished Nickel. Brush Brass, Champagne Gold can be match with Satin Gold or Bronze and ORB fixtures with Black.
If you consider the distance between your bathroom fixtures and also the overall static design, an equal match is not always necessary; mix and match can be a great way to boost your project.
Does the drain come with a flange?
No, Clampdown drain base is not included with Kit. If required, you can find all the options in the Parts section. The Clamp Down drain is necessary only for the Plain Edge Base Linear Drain. Clamp Down drains are available in three different materials: PVC, ABS, and Cast Iron.
How do you remove the grate for cleaning?
A lifting key is included in your kit. That key is for removing the grate for cleaning.
Is there a hair catching grid that is accessible by lifting the grate?
Yes, completely removable grate and includes a hair strainer (only plain edge bases) that fits inside the drain to collect hair and other debris, preventing clogged pipes.
If you have any other question, please contact us