Flomatic has introduced a new Model 408S6 Ball Check Valve that meets AWWA Standard C508–check valve flanged to flanged lay lengths. The Model 408S6 valve body features a 316 stainless steel body and access port. In a release, Flomatic says these valves are designed to meet demanding wastewater and storm water pumping applications.
The valve incorporates a self-cleaning Nitrile (Buna-N) covered metal ball, which Flomatic says promotes extended service life. In addition, Flomatic says these valves are flow efficient and require virtually no maintenance. Floating balls are also available for air vent or flood control applications.
They Model 408S6 valves are available in 4- and 6-inch sizes, and other sizes will be available in 2021. The Model 408S6 is compliant with the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2014 – “American Iron and Steel (AIS).” The series 408S6 valves are also rated to 150 psi and a maximum temperature max of 180 degrees Fahrenheit (80 degrees Celsius). Flomatic stainless steel ball check valves are also available in smaller sizes, 1¼-, 1½- and 2-inches in the Model 508S6. Flomatic also offers other ball check valves: Models 208, 408 and 508 in PVC, ductile iron or stainless steel for a variety of applications in sizes from 1 through 14 inches.
Flomatic, based in in Glens Falls, N.Y., manufactures a range of valves for domestic and municipal water and wastewater applications. Flomatic is ISO 9001 and 14001 certified, with AIS-compliant products. For more information, visit www.flomatic.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 800-833-2040 or fax 800-314-3155.