Flomatic introduced its Model 408S6 Ball Check Valve that meets AWWA standard C508 check valve flanged to flanged lay lengths.
The new model features a 316 Stainless Steel body and access port. The valves are designed to meet demanding wastewater and storm water pumping applications and incorporates a self-cleaning Nitrile (Buna-N) covered metal ball promoting an extended service life. The valves are also flow efficient and require virtually no maintenance.
Floating balls are also available for air vent or flood control applications. They are available in 4- 6-inch sizes; 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 Ball Check valves are rated to 150 PSI and a maximum temperature max of 180 degrees Fahrenheit. Flomatic stainless steel ball check valves are also available in smaller sizes, 1¼ inches, 1½ inches and 2 inches in the Model 508S6.