::;.FOR BACKFLOW PREVENTION AS REgUlRED BY :.a-l?

LUMBING CODE CROSS CONNECTION CONTROL -

HOSE CONNECT10
No. 8A No. BP

the safe drinking and installation requires no
screws directly to .’

Vi” HT
No. S8C Y2” or ?4,” Specially made for use with tub and shower hand spray sets. hStak
without plumbing changes between shower-head and hose. No. S8 plain brass. Send for ES-S8. No. BA for portable hoses attaches to hose thread faucets, requires no plumb Ing changes as it is screwed directly

an exclusive “no& prevents removal from I; . This “Vandal Proof” feature is ‘I,
most Plumbing Codes. . . .: :

to the sill cock.

No. BP same as 8A except body made of reinforced thermoplastic. Send for ES-8 and ES-BP.

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OPERATION OF

&i {such- as service sinks, swimming . ...‘d&eloping tariks, laundry tubs,. w’&h : barns, marinas and general out- ,. :’ tested and certified under ANSI. ’ . SSE loll), which precludes use

No. 6A in closed position Before flow begins, at- Lower disc opens away atmospheric with supply valve shut off mospheric ports are seal- from disc (1) seats against ed off before lower disc diaphragm seal allowing flow through the valve diaphragm (2). At- opens to permit flow. with slight pressure drop. mospheric ports are open (3) during no flow.

:and approved in conformance with :’ ‘.’ .E. Std. 1011 and C.S.A. 864.2. 8;8A. 8B. NF8. and 8P are listed by-

CONSTRUCTION
No. 8A - Furnished with exclusive “Nonremovable” feature and standardly equipped to allow sill cock to be drained. Note: Device is Non-removable once installed. No. 8 - Similar to the No. 6A except it is furnished without the “Non+removable or draining feature. No. 88 - Similar to the No. 8 except it has a breakaway set screw to provide a tamper-proof feature. No. NF8 - Especially made for wall and yard hydrants. Permits manual draining for freezing conditions. No. 8P - Furnished with exclusive patented “Non-removable” feature and standardly equipped to allow sill cock to be drained. Constructed of durable, corrosion-resistant, reinforced thermoplastic. Tamper-proof feature. Patent No. 4821763.

DRAINAGE FEATURES TO
PREVENT FREEZING Watts No. BA, 8B and 8 are standardly equipped to allow sill cocks to be drained. To do this, remove hose coupling and lightly pull knurled tip of stem at outlet of valve to allow drainage of collected water.

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Note: Do not use No. 8, 8A. 8B, 8P Hose Bibb Vacuum frost-free Breakers on

hydrants. Specify No. NFE.

VACUUM BREAKERS

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No. 8 ?4" t-IT Similar to No. 8A Series except it is furnished without the “Nonremovable” or draining feature. Send for 13-8.

No. NF8 VI” HT No. NFB for wall and yard hydrant:;. Permits manual draining for free:ring conditions. 1 WHAT IS BACK-SIPHONAGE? A reversal of normal flow in the system caused by a __ negative pressure (vacuum OT partial vacuum) in the supply plping. -

WATTS No. 8A Series

DIMENSIONS-WEIGHT FBI

Fully opened valve, illustrating poppet action to provide high capacity with minimum pressure drop through valve.

With reduction in water supply pressure, disc returns closer to diaphragm. Diaphragm seals off atmospheric ports preventing unnecessary leakage.

With loss of water supply. disc seals tightly aga nst diaphragm prevenling back-siphonage or backflow of water and opens atmospheric pc~tts.

BA, UC NFB, NFBC. 8P

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Frost-Proof Automatic Braining Wall Hydrants
with Hose Connection Vacuum Breijker Backflow Preventer

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MeE !ts ASS-E. Std. 1019 Listed by IAPMO (UPC) Certified to CSA Std 8125 and 864.2
= Self drains automaticallv Positive seat washer cut off Designed and manufactured to prevent contamination of the safe drinking water from supply either back-siphonage or backflow pressure No burst feature Cycle tested t0 provide years of service

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Code NO. Slrt

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Master Cation

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copper x $5” male IRS. 723090 4" 1 723092 6” 1 1 723094 a” 1 734096 10” 1 723096 ::-. . 1 7231wI 1 1 1 I 1

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