Yardney Water Filtration Systems utilize backwash valves patented and manufactured in-house by Yardney. All three Yardney backwash valve models (1.5", 342, 454) are manufactured from cast iron and CNC machined to achieve the lowest pressure drop in the industry. The Yardney Backwash Valve is the only valve in the industry designed as standard equipment to be 100% field serviceable with basic hand tools and includes a grease fitting for valve shaft lubrication.
For backwashing Yardney media filters and Maxi-Flush screen filters
Heavy duty and durable
Rugged and 100% field re-buildable with basic hand tools
CNC machined cast iron valve body
Stainless steel seal retainers
Polyurethane valve seal for durability and long life
Internal steel parts are 100% polyester powder coated for extended life
Exterior of valve is coated with UV stabilized polyester powder coat for longer product life and greater protection from the environment
3M Scotchkote® 134 fusion bonded epoxy coating on 100% of the internal valve body
Replaceable brass bushing with internal grease cavity and double O-ring seal protected for easy on-site maintenance without removal of the valve from the system—a feature not found in competitive valves
Grease fitting for periodic maintenance and lubrication of the valve shaft—a feature not found in competitive valves
Type 416 pump shaft quality stainless steel valve shaft with wrench flats for easy removal and service
Available in three sizes: 1.5", 3" and 4"
Air or water actuation
Made in USA