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APPROVED MATERIALS LIST

SERVICE MATERIALS

JULY 2017

   

SIZE

DESCRIPTION

MANUFACTURER & MODEL NUMBER

NOTES

CORPORATION STOPS

1"

MIP x CTS Comp ball corp stop

Ford: FB 1100-4Q

McDonald: 74704-BQ

No lead

2"

MIP x CTS comp ball corp stop

Ford: FB 1100-7Q

McDonald: 74704-BQ

No lead

1"

MIP x FIP ball corp stop *

Ford: FB 1700-4

McDonald: 73149-B

No lead

2"

MIP x FIP ball corp stop *

Ford: FB 1700-7

McDonald: 73149-B

No lead

* High pressure assembly only, above 150 psi

ANGLE METER STOPS

1"x ¾”

CTS ball angle meter stop

Ford: BA43-342WQ

McDonald: 74602-B

No lead

1"

CTS ball angle meter stop

Ford: BA43-444WQ

McDonald: 74602-BQ

No lead

2"

CTS ball angle meter stop

Ford: BFA43-777WQ

McDonald: 74602-BQ

With elongated holes    No lead

1"

FIP ball angle meter stop*

Ford: BA13-444W

McDonald: 74604-B

No lead

2"

FIP x flg. ball angle meter stop*

Ford: BFA13-77W

McDonald: 76101-MW

With elongated holes    No lead

* High pressure assembly only, above 150 psi

ADAPTERS

1"

MIP x CTS comp adapter

Ford: C84-44Q

McDonald: 74753-Q

No lead

2"

MIP x CTS comp adapter

Ford: C84-77Q

McDonald: 74753-Q

No lead

BALL VALVES

1"

FIP ball valve

Ford: B11-444

McDonald: 76101 W

No lead

2"

FIP ball valve

Ford: B11-777

McDonald: 76101 W – SHDLB

No lead

1"

FIP ball valve with handle

Ford: B11-444W with HB34S

McDonald: 76101W - SHDLB

No lead

2"

FIP ball valve with handle

Ford: B11-777W with HB67S

McDonald: 76101W - SHDLB

No lead

¾”

FIP x meter nut ball valve with handle

Ford: B13-332W with HB34S

McDonald: 76101MW - HDLB

No lead

1"

FIP x meter nut ball valve with handle

Ford: B13-444W with HB34S

McDonald: 76101MW - HDLB

No lead

2"

FIP x flg ball valve with handle

Ford: BF13-777W with HB67S

McDonald: 76101MW - SHLB

No lead

SADDLES

1” & 2” IPT outlet

ACP, DIP

Jones: J-979

McDonald: 3826

Bronze body w/bronze double straps

1” & 2” IPT outlet

PVC (C-900)

Jones: J-965

McDonald: 3856

Bronze body w/s.s. double strap

PRESSURE REGULATING VALVES

¾”, 1" & 2"

Wilkins: #600HR*

No lead

* All bronze body and bell housing and S.S. replaceable seat

COPPER TUBING

1" & 2"

Type “K” soft

WATER METERS

¾” (x 7 ½”)

Box/vault sets shall have

TR/PL registers, cu.ft. x 100

Sensus iPERL

7 ½” Lay length

1"

Box/vault sets shall have

TR/PL registers, cu.ft. x 100

Sensus iPERL

1 ½”

Box/vault sets shall have

TR/PL registers, cu.ft. x 100

Invensys Omni T²

Flanged ends, verify type

2"

Box/vault sets shall have

TR/PL registers, cu.ft. x 100

Invensys Omni T²

Flanged ends, verify type

3" – 6” meters shall be Invensys Omni T². Larger meters as approved by VWD

GATE VALVES

3" - 24"

All ductile iron body and bonnet, resilient wedge with factory epoxy with low zinc stem

AVK, Clow, Mueller

* AWWA C-515

* Mfr date within one year of installation

BUTTERFLY VALVES

CL 250: All flanged, ductile iron body, rubber in the body, with factory epoxy inside

Pratt

* AWWA C-504

* Mfr date within one year of installation

COMBINATION AIR AND VACUUM VALVES

1"

**

APCO: 143-C

A.R.I.: D-040

Encl: Pipeline Prod. #VCAS 1424 BL, or app’d equal

2"

**

APCO: 145-C

A.R.I.: D-040

Encl: Pipeline Prod. #VCAS 1830 BL, or app’d equal

3"

**

APCO: 147-C

Per approved plans

4"

**

APCO: 149-C

Per approved plans

6"

**

APCO: 150-C

Per approved plans

** For APCO, all internal parts shall be stainless steel

AUTOMATIC CONTROL VALVES

Cla-Val

DETECTOR CHECK VALVES

2" - 10"

Cla-Val, Febco, Wilkins, Watts, Ames, Conbraco

(all with iPERL bypass meter)

Double check detector or reduced pressure detector, depending on degree of hazard

VAULT LIDS

Type “J” or “JD”

Bilco, Syracuse

With all S.S. hardware, torsion bars, recessed locking hasp, hinged reading lid

FIRE HYDRANTS

Residential Areas

One 4" & one 2 ½” outlets

Jones: J-3700 or J-4040C

Clow: 2050 or 850

Bronze or Iron, 6 hole, 7/8” drilling, plastic caps

Multi-Res,

Commercial & Industrial Areas

Two 4" & one 2 ½” outlets

Jones: J-3775 or J-4065C

Clow: 2065 or 865

Bronze or Iron, 6 hole, 7/8” drilling, plastic caps

METER BOXES

3/4" Meter

Polymer Concrete #4 ½ (20K)

J & R

Armorcast

1"-2" Meter

Polymer Concrete #6B (20K)

J & R

Armorcast

#4 ½ meter boxes shall have one-piece polymer lids rated 20K max. load, with 2” touch read hole

#6 meter boxes shall have two-piece polymer lids rated 20K max. load, with 2” touch read hole

TAPPING SLEEVES

Size on Size

Cut-in flanged tee with valves and flex couplings

Fire and hydrant services only

Reducing

Fabricated steel with fusion epoxy and S.S. nuts and bolts.

Smith-Blair: #622 – ALL PIPE

Mueller MJ: H-619 - ACP

Reducing

Fabricated all stainless steel with drop in bolts

Romac: SST - ALL PIPE

Smith-Blair: #665 - ALL PIPE

Powerseal: #3490AS – ALL PIPE

FLANGED COUPLING ADAPTER

Epoxy

Romac: FCA 501

Smith-Blair: 912 (new style)

FLEX COUPLINGS / TRANSITIONS

AC, DIP, CML&C, PVC

Romac: Alpha (restrained), Macro HP

Smith Blair: 441

PowerSeal: 3506

MegaLug, Uni-Flange or TUFGrip on DIP transition, as approved

WATER DISTRIBUTION PIPE

Ductile Iron Pipe (DIP)*

Class: x pressure

TJ, MJ

per approved plans

Cement Mortar Lined and Coated (CLM&C) 10 gauge steel pipe

per approved plans

Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) C900, DR14

per approved plans 6” – 12' dia.

* 8 mil clear polyethylene pipe sleeve on outside

SEWER PIPE

Ductile Iron Pipe (DIP),

Class ___ x depth/loading*

per approved plans

PVC Pipe (12" and smaller)

D-3034 SDR 35, Green

class per depth

* 8 mil clear polyethylene pipe sleeve on outside

SEWER LATERALS

Ductile Iron Pipe (DIP)

Class ___ x depth/loading*

Lining per approved plans. I.D. same as main.

PVC Pipe

D-3034 SDR 35

* 8 mil clear polyethylene pipe sleeve on outside

MISCELLANEOUS

Ductile Iron Pipe (DIP)

6" non-det tape

CML&C Steel Pipe

6" non-det tape

PVC Water

3M DBY-6 Direct Bury Splice Kit

(600 Volts)

 

APPROVAL REQUIRED

6" det tape

10 ga. Solid blue tracer wire

   Grounding Clamps  LH Dottie DB 25 or approved equal  
   Northtown Company  CP-Z15 (15lbs)  Per Manufacturer  Recommendation
       
   PVC Sewer    6" det tape

Tencate Mirafi

  140N or approved equal

 

Ductile Iron Fittings, cement lined, C-110 or C-153

Star / Union Foundry

Sigma - water only

Lining per approved plans. I.D. same as main (sewer).

Paint

Blue: FSC Coatings “Nat’l Blue” -

Silicone PolyPlus

Yellow: FSC Coatings “Safety Yellow” - Silicone PolyPlus

FSC phone:

(800) 579-8459

 

NOTES: 

  1. All materials listed shall be installed in accordance with the most recent edition of the “Standard Specifications for Construction of Water and Sewer Facilities” of the Vallecitos Water District.
  2. Intentionally Left Blank - For Future Use