Post Hydrant - 3/4" with Lever Handle (M-175)
3/4" Self-Closing Lever Handle Hydrant, Side Union Inlet
- Mounting: Post Mounted
- Material: Cast Iron
- Bury Depth: 2 Ft , 3 Ft , 4 Ft , 5 Ft , 6 Ft
- Freeze-Resistance: Yes
- Inlet Size: 3/4"
- Activation: Lever
- Finish Available: Green
- Hydrant Inlet Type: Union Tail Side Inlet
3/4" FREEZE RESISTANT, COMPRESSION-TYPE POST HYDRANT
Model M-175 delivers year-round service outside or in unheated buildings. To provide freeze resistant functionality, the control valve is located below the frost line. The spring- loaded handle raises and lowers the internal supply line assembly, controlling the valve. The internal supply column is evacuated through drainage ports in the bottom. The hydrant must be operated fully "on."
Hydrant shall be model M-175. Unit shall be capable of year-round use in freezing weather.
Unit shall extend below grade level so that centerline of supply inlet is positioned at or below frost line. Inlet shall have union connection.
Water shall be gravity-evacuated from inner supply column when valve is shut off.
Valve shall be operated by lever handle spring-loaded for closure. Stock, top and base shall be fabricated of heavy, one-piece iron castings finished with a heavy grade of oil-based green enamel. Handle shall be an aluminum- bronze casting.
Inner supply assembly shall incorporate solid-brass castings. All solid-brass castings shall conform to ASTM standards B61 and B62. Lead-free castings are used in all waterways.
Outer casing and inner supply line shall be galvanized-steel pipe, finished with a heavy grade of oil based green enamel.
Nozzle shall be solid brass casting, threaded for 3/4" hose connection.
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