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957Z-BFG 2 1/2

Part of the 957 Series

Ordering Code: 0111784

UPC: 098268126280

Lead Free: YES

2 1/2 In Ss Reduced Pressure Zone Assembly, Ul/Fm Butterfly Valve Shutoffs, Z Pattern

This 2 1/2 inch reduced pressure zone assembly is designed to prevent the reverse flow of fire protection substances and water of non-potable quality from being pumped or siphoned into the potable water supply due to backsiphonage and or backpressure in accordance with national plumbing codes and water authority requirements. This extremely compact and lighter than a traditional designed assembly is approved for horizontal Z pattern installation as long as the backflow assembly is installed in accordance with the direction of the flow arrow. It is ideal for protection in continuous pressure piping applications and at cross-connections identified as health hazards and from other contaminants found at the service line entrance. This assembly consists of a stainless steel body with a quick access sleeve, torsion spring check valves, grooved gear operated butterfly valves with tamper switch, test cocks, and a corrosive resistant stainless steel bottom mounted pressure relief valve.

Product Features

  • Groove couplings for ease of installation and pipe alignment
  • The maximum working pressure is 175 PSI (12.06 BAR)
  • Bottom mounted cast stainless steel relief valve
  • Approved for horizontal Z pattern installation
  • Patented torsion spring check modules for ease of serviceability
  • Compact design allows small enclosures to be used
  • Replaceable check disc rubber
  • UL and FM grooved gear operated butterfly valves with tamper switch
  • 304 (Schedule 40) stainless steel housing and sleeve
Specifications
Backflow Preventer Type Reduced Pressure Zone Assembly
Body Finish Stainless Steel
Body Material Stainless Steel
Body Pattern Z-Pattern
BrandName Watts
Bypass No
Cap And Tether No
Elbow Fitting No
Hazard Protection Level Health Hazard
Hot And Harsh Water No
Hydrant Connection No
Inlet Connection Size 2 1/2 IN
Inlet Connection Type Grooved Joint
Inlet Shutoff Valve Type Gear Operated Butterfly Valve
Inlet Thread Type Does Not Apply To Product
LeadFree YES
Maximum Temperature-Fahrenheit 110
Maximum Working Pressure-BAR 12.10
Maximum Working Pressure-PSI 175
Meter Type No Meter
Minimum Temperature-Fahrenheit 33
ModelNumber 957Z-BFG 2 1/2
Outlet Connection Size 2 1/2 IN
Outlet Connection Type Grooved Joint
Outlet Shutoff Valve Type Gear Operated Butterfly Valve
Outlet Thread Type Does Not Apply To Product
Part Number 0111784
Polymer Coating No
Pressure Operation Continuous
Protection Type Backpressure and Backsiphonage
Series 957
Strainer No

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