Dometic Introduces Innovative Handwave Toilet Control Switch

Stockholm, Sweden July 21, 2021. Dometic to introduce the new Handwave toilet control switch, an innovative contactless toilet flush switch with a capacitive touch control display, helping boaters improve and maintain hygiene and sanitation levels whilst at sea.

Easy to install and ideal for retro-fit, the Dometic Handwave features a built-in motion sensor which lets users flush and refill the toilet with a simple wave of the hand, allowing for totally contactless activation. With fully integrated backlighting, this toilet control panel is also the ideal switch for use in situations with low-light visibility.

The Handwave switch brings consumers the motion detection functionality that’s typically used within commercial applications, and comes in two models that are fully compatible with Dometic’s range of new Masterflush 8500, 8600, 8700, 8900 (Handwave model: DFS-HW), and Vacuflush 4600, 4700, 4800 (Handwave model: VFS-HW) Series of toilets, and suitable for use with installation frames from leading manufacturers including Vimar and Gewiss. 

“The Handwave switch is a demonstration of Dometic’s commitment to product innovation, building on contactless commercial technology to deliver users a stylish and functional sanitation control panel that they can depend on.
Its motion sense technology, combined with a capacitive touch display, provides consumers a fresh approach to lavatory use at a time when health & hygiene is at the forefront of their minds,” Says Eric Fetchko, President of Dometic Marine.

The Dometic Handwave switch’s sleek design and streamlined style ensure stylish integration into any head interior, and with easy-to-use handsfree operation, make it the ideal solution for almost any sanitation application.

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Dometic is a global market leader in branded solutions for mobile living in the areas of Food & Beverage, Climate, Power & Control and Other Applications. Dometic operates in the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific, providing products for use in recreational vehicles, trucks and premium cars, pleasure and workboats, and for a variety of other uses. Our motivation is to create smart and reliable products with outstanding design. We sell our products in approximately 100 countries and we have a global distribution and dealer network in place to serve the aftermarket. Dometic employs approximately 6,500 people worldwide, had net sales of more than SEK 16.2 billion (USD 1.8 billion) in 2020 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.

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