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). The 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
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 (long handle only available on 6″)
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)
Akron Brass Company Revolution Intake Valve (Swivel Elbow Inlet)