The Revolution intake valve has a compact design that saves valuable space on your pump panel. The Revolutionary handwheel blends in with the body and will not obstruct surrounding equipment on the pump panel, improving the operating environment for your whole firefighting team.
Easy to Operate
Akron Brass valves provide years of hassle-free operation. Easily grab and adjust this fire truck intake valve for simple, easy operator control. Because it utilizes a ball sector for controlling water flow, the Revolution is reliable and robust. Its aluminum and stainless-steel valves are designed for efficiency.
The Revolution has the standard features you expect from an intake valve—with flows capable of up to 2000 GPM (7600 LPM). Unlike many competitors' valves, this Akron Brass intake valve is ideal for the most demanding apparatus intake applications.
- Swiveling intake elbow with locking pin (30° inlet)
- Robust, integrated, Pyrolite patent-pending handwheel for easy operation
- Critical pump side waterway components constructed of non-corrosive stainless steel
- Durable, powder coated interior and exterior finish
- Optional Storz cap and chain
- Field adjustable relief valve between 50–250 psi (requires 7/8” wrench to adjust). Includes 1 ½” NPT female thread so the hose can be connected to redirect water to a desirable location
- Quick-turn Bleeder valve operation (vents into relief discharge)
- Built-in open/close position indicator on top of valve
- 2000GPM max flow
- All intake valve parts that stay in contact with water are constructed of stainless steel
- Field–serviceable design
- NFPA 1901 compliant
- 10-year, heavy-duty warranty against manufacturing defects and corrosion*
- 4”-6” Inlet options (threaded or storz)
- 5”-6” long handle or rocker lug outlet options
- Style 7982 - 12.5” x 14” x 14.875”” (318mm x 356mm x 378mm)
- Pressure relief adjustable between 50-250psi
- 250 psi operating pressure
- 7psi friction loss @ 2000gpm
- 40 lbs (18.1 kg)