Care Series 2852 Soaker Walk-in Tub

CARE 2852 Walk-in Tub from American Tubs
CARE 2852 Walk-in Tub from American Tubs
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The CARE 2852 is a narrower model that provides ample space for bathing with a 41″ height which allows for full, upper body immersion. This cleverly spacious model is the perfect choice for bathrooms and homes with narrow doorways, hallways and stairwells.  The time and cost of installation is reduced due to the maneuverable size of this model and its flangeless design which helps to preserve existing tile work in your bathroom surround.  For long lasting satisfaction and a bathing experience that will improve your health and quality of life, the CARE 2852 presents an elegant, safe and rewarding spa experience within the comforts of your own home!  


We design the CARE 2852 to be a luxurious and comfortable experience, but our first concern is your safety. The bathroom with its wet and slippery surfaces can present many hazards. Whether you are fully mobile or you have mobility concerns, you can be sure that you are bathing in the safest and most secure environment when you invest in a CARE 2852. 

  • Easy and convenient, user friendly design.
  • Inswing, low 6″ threshold, water tight, doorway with a silicone rubber door seal, a 16″ opening, and a lifetime warranty.
  • ADA compliant, 17″ high, and 24″ wide contoured seat.
  • Non-slip flooring.
  • Integrated safety bar.
  • Mounted U-bar.
  • Easy to use cable actuated drain and overflow kit.
  • Door Drain to eliminate water from escaping onto your bathroom flooring.

Comfort and Convenience

The CARE 2852 is designed to fit easily through doorways, hallways and through stairwells.  Constructed to replace an existing shower or bath, this model is both cost effective and cleverly crafted.  The CARE 2852 comes with the following features to make the installation of your new walk-in tub as worry free as possible:

  • Measurements  28(W) x 52(L) x 41(H), for easy maneuvering.
  • Flangeless design to preserve existing tile work around bathtub or shower stalls.
  • Optional flange kit available.
  • 8″ extension kit to fit a standard 60″ bathtub or shower stall opening.
  • Easy to use access maintenance panels.
  • End panels for 2 wall installation.


Walk in tub in modern bathroomWe aim to provide you with the most durable, comfortable and safe walk-in tub on the market. The CARE 2852, like all American Tubs walk-in tub models, is constructed with the highest quality components available.  The CARE 2852 is offered with a limited lifetime warranty and it is manufactured to meet strict industry standards:


  • Fabricated with woven marine-grade fiberglass.
  • Coated with a durable, triple gel coat, high gloss  finish that offers beauty and durability.
  • Each tub basin in secured into a one-piece, stainless-steel frame.
  • 6 adjustable leveling legs are retrofitted to the tub’s frame.
  • Shell and door certified for IAMPO and UPC standards.
  • All electrical components pass strict, UL Certification.

Fixtures and Fittings

American Tubs Walk-in Bathtub Interior View

We are pleased to offer you several, easy to use and stylishly designed fixtures and fittings to complement your bathing experience and bring a beautiful aesthetic to your bathroom’s decor:

  • 5-piece, chrome plated faucet sets with solid brass construction. Each set comes with hot and cold water taps, and an easy to use diverter handle for operating the hand held shower piece.
  • 1 1/2″ cable actuated drain and overflow kit.
  • Optional 2″ Hurry Drain™ to drain your tub’s water in 110 seconds or less depending on the efficiency of your household plumbing.
    Hurry Drain
    Hurry Drain™
  • Optional toe drain for added security.
  • Optional Speedy Fill 3/4″ faucet that attaches to a standard 1/2″ pipe for faster fill of your tub’s water.
  • Optional shower slide bar designed with solid brass construction and chrome plating.
  • Optional Glass Door.
  • Optional Shower Curtain, L-rod, and shower curtain rings.



The motivation behind the purchase of a walk-in bathtub is different for everyone. Whether you are simply looking to create a spa-like experience in your home, or you suffer from sore muscles, stress, or even certain skin conditions, you can tailor the CARE 2852 to your specific needs with the following optional features:

  • Hydromassage: 10 water massage jets are strategically positioned to hit key pressure points on your back, legs and feet to stimulate sore and aching joints and muscles.
  • Air Massage: 20 state of the art air jets are positioned at your hips and legs to deliver a light massage that promotes healthy circulation for better cardiovascular health.
  • Dual Air and
    Hydromassage: Experience the combined benefits of air and water massage with this dual system for better overall health and wellness.
  • Microbubbles: With bubbles one-fifth the  size of a typical air bubble, this system gently penetrates the pores of your skin, removing oils, dirt and odor and leaving your skin feeling refreshed for days after use.
  • Aromatherapy: Experience the healing power of scent on your mind and body.
  • Chromotherapy: An LED light is positioned in your tub’s basin which emits light for color therapy. Cycle through the entire rainbow color spectrum or settle on particular colors that enhances your mood and wellness.
  • Spa Pillow NeckPillow
  • Cushioned Seat
  • Heated Seat
  • Bidet Jet
  • Bathing Support Harness
  • Thermostatic Mixing Valve

What’s Next?

Senior Man QuestioningIf you have questions about any of the CARE 2852 standard features or options, or if you’d like to talk to us about how to get the process started for investing in a walk-in tub, please don’t hesitate to call. (800) 577-8457 We have knowledgeable and friendly staff standing by to take your call. Don’t delay; call today!


Actual size (W x L x H)28″ x 52″ x 41″
Shipping size (W x L x H)28″ x 54″ x 45″
Seat Height17″
Seat Width24″
Seat Depth14″
Door Opening Width16″
In-side length43.5″
Water Capacity (Gal.)58
Colors AvailableWhite / Biscuit
Door Opening / DrainLeft or Right
Wall Tiles FlangeNone (easy-to-install)

Standard Features

Tub Shell (gel coated fiberglass)

  • High quality fiberglass material
  • Excellent color uniformity
  • Durable gel coat surface
  • Easy-to-clean high gloss finish
  • Door-sill with silicone rubber seal
  • Wall extension kit to fit any standard 60” tub opening
  • Removable access panel

Safety Features

  • Anti-slip floor
  • Built-in safety bar
  • Leak resistant door drain
  • Light-weight movable door

Optional Features

Therapeutic Air Massage System

  • Twenty (20) all brass chrome air jets
  • 110V – 120V. Standard Plug-In, 1hp Hydro Pump
  • Pneumatic push control chrome colored

Hydrotherapy Massage System

  • Ten (10) adjustable direction Hydro jets
  • 110V – 120V. Standard Plug-In, 1hp Hydro Pump
  • Pneumatic push control chrome colored


Faucet with hand shower is mounted on deck of the tub

  • Five (5) Piece Brass Roman Faucet in Chrome color
  • Jewel Arched Solid Brass Spout
  • 3/4” Valve,3/4” Ports
  • Ceramic Disc Cartridges
  • Quick Connect Spout Installation
  • NPS Connections
  • Handheld Shower
  • 18 GPM (Average) @ 60 PSI

Other Optional Features

  • Hand Shower Wall Slider Bar Chrome Finished (Standard)
  • Hand Shower Wall Slider Bar Chrome Finished (All brass)
  • Additional Safety Grab Bar
  • Headrest Pillow
  • Aromatherapy Kits
  • Ozone Sterilizer
  • Chromatherapy System (red, blue, and/or green LED lights)
  • L-shaped Curtain & Rod
  • Water In-line Heater


  • Lifetime limited warranty on stainless steel frame, door, door seal and tub shell.
  • 2 Years Limited parts warranty