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Basic UV System 32 GPM
Basic UV System 32 GPM
Flow Rate{gpm}: 34
Basic UV System 16 GPM
Basic UV System 16 GPM
Flow Rate{gpm}: 16


The Pentair Basic UV System offers an entry into UV, without compromising performance. This salt-free, chemical-free system effectively disinfects your water while using only the amount of energy required for a low-wattage light bulb.
  • More effective against a broader range of organisms than chlorine
  • Does not negatively affect the taste or odor of your water
  • 2 unique models to choose from to meet the demands of your home based on flow rate
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Water Taste & Odor Not Affected


No Harmful Chemicals Required


Hassle-Free Maintenance


Minimal Energy Use

How it works

3 stage system

UV Lamp

UV disinfection does not affect taste, color, or odor of your water.

Indicator Lights

Indicator lights on the system show the status of the system components. Warning lights appear when system maintenance is required.

Safety Cap

The safety cap prevents children from accessing the lamp or electrical components. The special lamp plug ensures that no one can power the UV lamp if it is not in the UV chamber.

Compare UV Systems

  Basic UV System
Standard UV System
Premium UV System
Whole house solution X X X
Ideal for homeowners using well water X X X
Multiple sizes available for any flow rate X X X
Indoor Installation
Reduces waterborne pathogens by up to 99.9%
  X X
Includes LCD Display Screen
  X X
Provides real-time performance data via UV sensor technology
  X X
Comes with a safety cap to prevent tampering of electrical components
Comes with CoolTouch Kit to reduce water temperature
2x the lamp life than other UV lamps in the market
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Standard UV System
Premium UV System



Item #ImageFlow Rate {gpm}Estimated Life (months)Inlet Connection TypeFlow Rate {gpm}Estimated Life (months)Inlet Connection Type
PUV-14 34 12 Combo 3/4" FNPT/1" MNPT 34 12 Combo 3/4" FNPT/1" MNPT
PUV-7 16 12 Combo 3/4" FNPT/1" MNPT 16 12 Combo 3/4" FNPT/1" MNPT

What’s Included

  • UV System
  • UV Lamp & Lamp Sleeve
  • Owner’s Manual / Installation Guide

Installation Information

Recommended Installation: Professional Installation

Indoor installation only.


UV lamp inside the system has an effective life of approximately 9,000 hours. To ensure continuous protection, replace the UV lamp annually.


Water Education Center

How does light protect you from bacteria and viruses? How does a UV system work? Find out when you read our UV deep dive.

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