Flush Valves

Model TF500 2″ Blowoff/Flush Hydrant

The TF500 is rugged, compact and engineered for a lifetime of service.

The TF500 is shown here in a typical 5 1/4″ ID Valve Box.
The small “footprint” of the 5 1/4″ Valve Box makes the TF500 ideal for use in front yards, cul-de-sacs and other “space-sensitive” installations.

1. Automatic draining freeze-proof design
- suitable for any climate, any depth of bury

2. Rugged, heavy-duty construction
- abuse-resistant castings and components
- no un-repairable ball or gate valves
- 2″ NPS nozzle allows easy attachment of riser pipe or hose
- 6 turns per inch of operating rod travel helps minimize water-hammer and operator effort

3. High volume water passageway
- unrestricted water passageway throughout
- smallest point in water path is 1 1/2″ diameter, largest 4″+
- working parts in headstock don’t obstruct water flow or introduce turbulence

4. Anti-pollution option for contamination-sensitive applications
- double check-valves mount to drain port, to prevent backflow through the drain

5. Fits in a standard 5 1/4″ Valve Box
- user-supplied – any common Valve Box with an ID of 5 1/4″ or more
- small “footprint” makes the TF500 ideal for use in front yards, cul-de-sacs and other space-sensitive installations

6. All-Brass standard configuration
- lead-free brass complies with strictest standards
- can be used as a sampling station
- extremely durable and corrosion-resistant
- optionally, cast iron headstock and black iron or galvanized barrel piping is available

7. All wear-parts available from standard supply-house stock
- o-rings, seats and seals are all standard design, dimension and material
- no leather
- no unique, one-of-a-kind parts, no unique one-of-a-kind prices

8. Maximum maintainability design
- all working parts are easily accessible from the top – even the valve
- all exposed fasteners are stainless steel
- no special care is required to replace TF500′s o-rings, seats or seals