Double Poppet Foot Valves
The Model 22 Double Poppet Foot Valves provide double protection against the loss of pump prime.
- Overview and Features
The Model 22 Double Poppet Foot Valve provides double protection against the loss of pump prime. The valves have long wearing metal to metal seating with flat poppets that close on sharp, raised seats. The poppets and seats are lapped-in for tight closure. The poppets are stem guided for positive alignment. To allow servicing of foot valves, refer to the 233-FV Foot Valve Extractor Fitting.
All Double Poppet Foot Valves have bronze body and poppet to provide long dependable service with light oils through #4 fuel oil. Each foot valve includes 20 mesh monel screen and rated for 34' maximum hydrostatic head pressure.
- Provides Double Protection Against The Loss Of Pump Prime
- Bronze Body And Poppet
- 20 Mesh Monel Screen Included
Foot valves are installed at the bottom of fuel oil tanks to prevent oil flowing by gravity to drain out of suction lines and cause pumps to lose prime.