FORD REGULATOR VALVE 1/2" Balanced Tank Valve Ballcock No.10
Description for 1/2" Balanced Tank Valve No.10
The Fig. #10 is ffor use inside the tank applications only.It has earned and enjoys the enviable of
being the accepted float valve: for general tank service in the building industry, for use by primary
manufactures as an essential part of the equipment and for all other industrial uses where valve
and float are located inside the tank.It is the standard valve for controlling liquidlevels; where
pressures do not exceed 75psi on valve sizes 1/2” to 4“ inclusive.
It is manufactured in size 1/2” to 6” inclusive, in angle body only. The 1/2” to 3” sizes are all bronze
screwed ends. The 4” is screed of flanged pattern, all bronze.
This is a drect acting, float actuated valve, without auxiliary pilot or other supersensitive parts.
Only two wearing parts: a cupwasher and a disc seat assures inexpensive service. Positive Shut-Off
is a reality with this single seated balanced design.
All valves are sold complete with floats and rods. Adjustable float position is obtainable with a two
piece lever. An approximate 45° angle on the float rod makes the best operational position.
The outlet on all three sizes is one inch. On all sizes, the travel of the piston is at least one thrid of the
pipe size and the seat of the valve is full pipe size assuring full flow capacity. On sizes 1/2” to 4”
inclusive, the bonnet is screwed into the valve body.