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Suction Intake Valves

Elkhart Brass Apparatus Valves

Suction Intake Valves from Elkhart Brass


Steps to Order

  • Select suction intake model (2850 or 2860).
  • Select intake adapter from available options.
  • Select discharge adapter from available options.
  • Specify operation style (gear or lever/trigger).

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MODELS 2850 2860
Waterway Size (Inches) 5” 6”
Operation Style Gear s s
Lever/Trigger o o
Weight (Lbs.)* 35.8 42.4
Available Adapters/End Caps Type Size
Rigid NPT Female 5”
Rigid NHT Female 4.5”
Storz F/S 4”
NHT Swivel Female 4”
NHT Male 4”


Elkhart Brass offers a special cast iron, butterfly valve with Elk-O-Lite® end caps for use as a suction intake in apparatus applications. The valve features:

  • Aluminum/bronze disc
  • Re-inforced EPDM seat (bi-directional)
  • Two piece stainless steel stem
  • Rated to 200 psi
  • Finished in red urethane enamel with polished chrome hand-wheel and hard anodized end caps
  • Gear operated version complies with NFPA 1901
  • Valve information is NHT unless otherwise specified.

  • Options
  • NHT swivel female adapters available with long handle or rocker lug.

  • Optional strainer available on male adapters.

  • Optional air bleeder valve on male adapters.


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