• HBV Small Straight Hydrant Ball Valve 2½" F NST x 2½" M NST

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SMALL STRAIGHT HYDRANT BALL VALVE


Excellent shutoff valve used on 2 ½” Hydrant outlets to control water hammer and reduce primary hydrant damage. 


2 ½” Female NST  x 2 ½” Male NST


Features

  • Weight: 5.5 lbs.
  • Length: 17.5”
  • Width:   15”

 

Threads

fire department threaded connections

We offer many different types of thread choices to accommodate our customers throughout the USA. We maintain a card file in our office with thread types used by various cities throughout the USA.

Our standard threads are NST (NH). They will typically drop ship quicker from Kochek’s vast inventory.  NSPH can also be supplied for no additional charge. FDNY (New York City FD ) and NYCORP (New York Corporation) is available for an additional fee. If your thread type is not shown below, please give us a call to discuss your requirements. 

  • National Standard Thread (NST), also known as National Hose thread (NH). It is the most common type of fire hose coupling used in the United States.
  • National Pipe Straight Hose (NPSH), also known as Iron Pipe Thread (IPT).  It has the same TPI as NPT, but the thread does not taper. NPSH is a straight thread and seals by a gasket in the female coupling which allows for a swivel, just like NH/NST, which make both ideal for hose couplings.
  • New York City Fire Dept (NYFD), also known as (FDNY) is a particular thread type utilized by the New York City Fire Department.
  • New York Corporation (NYCORP), also known as (NYC), (New York Corp),  is a particular thread type used by a few fire departments.

Kochek Finishes

 

fire department adapter colors
Color code this item, at no additional charge.*


Color coding helps to identify your equipment at mutual aid calls quickly.
 

Kochek’s standard adapters are furnished in Hard Coat Anodized Aluminum. Hard Coat is a high-quality, durable finish that is most often specified by manufacturing engineers. They exhibit the following qualities.

  • Meets mil spec 8625 Type III class 1
  • 2mil thickness which gives an excellent abrasion and corrosion resistance that has a Rockwell C rating of 65-70 and meets ASTM B117 specification of 336+ hours of salt spray resistance.

Note:  Also available are Clear and Orange anodized. They are a high-quality, durable finish that provides excellent corrosion resistance and meets the ASTM B117 specification of 336+ hours of salt spray resistance and has a Rockwell C rating of 60-65.

* Color coding applies only to the threaded/Storz connections, all valve bodies will remain Silvadillo and handles Black.

 

hard coat colors

 

kochek powder coat
Powder coat is a polymer resin based dry finish that is a durable non-conductive coating to help inhibit electrolysis and is color consistent to a delta of 0.5 and available in many vivid colors.

CLICK HERE to view the available powder coat color choices


Also offered are the following additional choices:

  • K-Brite (polished aluminum, no coating)
  • K-Chrome (chrome plated aluminum), please call for pricing

Laser Engraving

laser engraved adapters

We also offer custom laser engraving of your adapters for an additional charge. If you require this option, please select that option and type in the box the name or initials you want laser engraved. The size of your adapter limits us.

 

Delivery Times

kochek delivery times

Delivery times are variable by the size, thread type, and finishes you select. There is no definitive answer, but NST threads, in Standard Silvadillo/Black can usually ship quicker. Other options can add a few weeks to lead times. If you require this item in a rush, please give us a call, and we will be most happy to contact our factory for a current lead time.
 

Specialists

fire department adapter specialists

We are Kochek specialists. We deal with various threads and finishes daily. Our goal is to help you order the correct item the first time. However, many items are made to order. Unfortunately, they are not subject to cancelation or return once your order has been submitted. Please give us a call before ordering if you are uncertain of your thread types, finishes, sizes, colors, or have any other questions.


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HBV Small Straight Hydrant Ball Valve 2½" F NST x 2½" M NST

  • $207.00


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Delivery/Shipping Availability: Item ships directly from manufacturer. Approximate delivery in 3-5 weeks.

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