Series 8FR Hose Connection Vacuum Breakers permit the attachment of portable hoses to hose thread faucets and prevent the reverse flow of polluted water from entering into the potable water supply due to backsiphonage. It consists of a brass body construction, stainless steel working parts, a rubber diaphragm and disc, and a freeze relief feature that protects the valve from freeze damage. Series 8FR is ideal for inside and outside, health hazard installations requiring non-continuous pressure such as service sinks, swimming pools, photo developing tanks, laundry tubs, wash racks, dairy barns, marinas, and general outside gardening uses. Check with local inspection authorities for installation requirements. Maximum Pressure:125psi (8.6 bar).
- Screw directly onto sill cock
- Freeze relief feature protects valve from freeze damage
- Stainless steel working parts for longevity
- Durable rubber diaphragm and disc for consistent positive seating