Pelican Shower Filter

Why do I need a shower filter?

One of the most deadly chemicals in your water is chlorine. Upon contact with organic matters, chlorine creates by-products which can be 1,000 times more toxic than chlorine. While showering or bathing in such water, you are greatly exposed to chlorine by-products through breathing in vapors and absorption through the skin. A study has even found that people who showered in chlorinated water for 10 minutes had the highest levels of THMs (a chlorine by-product) in their blood samples than people...

How effective is the Pelican Shower Filter compared to other filters on the market?

Product Features Pelican Shower Filter Most of Other Filter Brands Chlorine Reduction 96% <91% Filter Capacity 15,000 Gallons 10,000 Gallons Average Filter Life 9 Months 6 Months Dual-Flow, Water-Saving Shower Head Yes No Filter Stages 3 2 Works with Shower Caddy Yes No Accessory Clip Yes No Filter Design UP* Down *By having an ‘UP’ design, you will have more space for showe...

Will the Pelican Shower Filter reduce my water pressure?

No. The Pelican Shower Filter is especially designed to minimize pressure drop and ensure maximize pressure.

Will the Pelican Shower Filter fit on my shower pipe?

The Pelican Shower Filter fits on the standard shower pipe connection size which is 1/2". Most homes have standardized shower pipe. Unscrew the shower head that you have at home, take a ruler and measure the diameter of the pipe. If it is 1/2", then the Pelican Shower Filter will fit.

How long does it take before I need to replace the cartridge?

Generally, the filter is good up to 9 months of usage. On average, a person takes a 10 minute shower per day: Shower Filter Setting # of 10 Minute Showers # of 15 Minute Showers 2.5 gpm* 600 400 2.0 gpm 750 500 *gpm = gallons per minute

How much space do I need above my shower pipe to fit the Pelican Shower Filter?

As the Pelican Shower Filter comes with an unique 'UP' design, you would need to have a minimum height above the shower pipe of 6 1/4".

Can I use my own shower head or hand-held wand along with the Pelican Shower Filter?

Yes, other shower heads would work with Pelican Shower Filter as long as the shower pipe size is 1/2". However, it is best for you to use the Pelican dual-flow shower head because it is especially designed to optimize the benefits and shelf life of your filter. Other shower head brands could have a higher flow rate, greater than 2.5 gallons per minute and this would reduce the life of your filter as well as its effectiveness. *Please keep in mind that shower heads with cut-off valves may damag...

What is the shelf life of an unused Pelican Shower Filter Replacement?

An unused Pelican Shower Filer Replacement does not have a shelf life as long as you store it away from heat and water. Simply keep it in a cool, dark and dry area.

Do I need a plumber to install the Pelican Shower Filter?

No. The Pelican Shower Filter is quick and easy to install and so there is no need for a plumber! See the attached manual for the instructions.

What is the Warranty Policy?

The Pelican Shower Filter comes with a 1 Year Manufacturer Warranty from date of delivery. Please note that no warranty is made for any defects or damages resulted from neglect, misuse, alterations, accident, misapplication, physical damage, installation on water quality outside guidelines for system or damaged caused by fire, acts of God, or freezing. The warranty does not cover replacement filter cartridges. Please register your warranty here below:

Pelican Shower Filter Installation Instructions

See the attached manual.