Elkhart Brass 2″ Valve
2″F NPT inlet & Outlet and Remote D Handle
A Elkhart Brass 2″ Valve is a firefighting and fire protection valve manufactured by Elkhart Brass, featuring a 2-inch internal diameter. This size refers to the valve’s capacity to handle the flow of water or other firefighting agents, such as foam. The 2-inch size is commonly used in various firefighting applications due to its ability to manage a substantial volume of water while remaining relatively compact.
Elkhart Brass manufactures a wide range of valve types, including gate valves, ball valves, and butterfly valves, each designed for specific applications in firefighting and fire protection systems. These valves are known for their high quality, durability, and reliability, making them a popular choice among firefighting professionals.
When selecting a 2″ Elkhart Brass Valve for your firefighting system, it is important to consider the following factors:
- Valve type: Choose a valve type (gate, ball, butterfly, etc.) that best suits your application’s requirements, considering factors such as flow control, pressure, and ease of operation.
- Connection type: Elkhart Brass valves come in various connection types, such as NPT (National Pipe Thread), Storz, and flanged connections. Choose a connection type that is compatible with your system’s pipes and fittings.
- Material: Valves can be made from different materials, such as brass, bronze, or stainless steel. Select a material that offers the best combination of corrosion resistance, durability, and compatibility with the firefighting agents used in your system.
- Pressure rating: Ensure that the valve has a pressure rating suitable for your system’s operating pressure to maintain safety and reliability.
- Additional features: Some Elkhart Brass valves come with additional features, such as position indicators or integrated pressure relief mechanisms. Consider these features based on your system’s needs and requirements.
By considering these factors, you can choose the most appropriate 2″ Elkhart Brass Valve for your firefighting or fire protection system.