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The world's quietest and most energy-efficient watermakers.

Our product line ranges from hand operated desalinators that can make 6 gallons a day to our largest system that produces 20,000 gallons of fresh, potable water per day. Spectra Watermakers has the complete package: unparalleled engineering design, a worldwide factory-trained sales and technical service network, and a foundation firmly rooted in excellent customer service.

Spectra specializes in small scale energy-efficient desalination systems designed for ocean going vessels, off-shore oil platforms, military, disaster relief, emergency preparedness and distributed infrastructure markets.

Spectra Watermakers are made in Petaluma, CA. Spectra has been part of the Katadyn Group since 2015.

Newport 400c

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The Newport 400c is the most energy-efficient, automated, and easy-to-use watermaker available, and comes with the Spectra Connect controller as standard. The Spectra Connect allows you to operate and monitor your watermaker from a remote device, and has added features like the Fill Tank mode, or a customizable Auto Run mode, One-Touch Sensor Calibration, and suggested maintenance intervals displayed on the dashboard, taking the guesswork out of operation and upkeep!

The Newport 400c operates on as little as 15 watts per gallon (4 watts per liter), making it possible to run your system on a small generator, solar, wind, or straight off the batteries. Multi-speed capacity allows machine operation on high mode for maximum product flow or low mode for maximum efficiency, making it ideal for onboard power management.

Specifications

  • 17 g (64 l) every hour
  • 400 gal (1514 l) a day
  • 110 lbs (49.90 kg)
  • 12v DC 24A / 24v DC 12A
  • 18 Watts/1 gal 4.8 Watts/1 liter

Ventura 150

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The Spectra Ventura series is engineered to be energy-efficient and lightweight. The compact, modular design, makes for easy installation in confined spaces. The Ventura 150 operates anywhere in the world and delivers over 6 gallons (24 liters) an hour. This system has analog controls with an instrument panel containing a feed water pressure gauge and a product flow meter.

Specifications

  • 6.3 g (24 l) every hour
  • 150 gal (568 l) a day
  • 60 lbs (27.22 kg)
  • 12v DC 9A / 24v DC 4.5A
    17 Watts/1 gal 4.5 Watts/1 liter

Bimini 300c

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Outboard powered boats are one of the fastest growing segments of the Marine industry today. Gasoline powered outboard motors present unique safety challenges for electrically controlled marine equipment like watermakers. With these challenges in mind, Spectra has designed the first watermaker specifically configured for this exciting class of boats, the Bimini 300.

The Bimini is the first watermaker to be certified Ignition Protected for use on gasoline powered boats. Non-sparking switches and a state-of-the-art brushless DC motor are utilized to make sure all components comply with the strictest federal guidelines. This safe, convenient system is versatile, modular and easily maintained.

Specifications

  • 300 gallons (1136 liters) per day
  • 110 lbs (49.90 kg)
  • 47.00 x 18.00 x 23.00
  • 15 Watts/1 gallon 4 Watts/1 liter 
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