The short lay length, lightweight, and compact design makes our Colt series backflow preventers the preferred choice.
About Colt Backflow Preventers:
- 70% lighter than traditional designs
- Utilizes groove connections for ease of installation & pipe alignment
- Patented Link-check assemblies allow ease of serviceability
Double Check Valve Assembly (DC) Backflow Preventers can be used in fire protection systems without chemical additives and to protect industrial in-plant plumbing systems, as well as any other systems which require low-hazard protection. Local codes may vary, consult authorities for specific approved applications.
Double Check Detector Assembly (DCDA) Backflow Preventers are used primarily on fireline sprinkler systems when it is necessary to monitor unauthorized use of water. They may be installed under continuous pressure service and may be subjected to backpressure.
Reduced Pressure Zone Assembly (RPZ) Backflow Preventers are normally used in high-hazard applications for protection against both backsiphonage, backpressure and the fiouling of either check valve.
Reduced Pressure Detector Assembly (RPDA) backflow preventers are installed on fire protection systems connected to the public water supply in a high-hazard application. The C500 is used to monitor unauthorized use of water from the fire protection system.
Want to Know More?
View the brochure to find the weight, pressure loss, and flow operations of our Colt Series.
Find your local distributor that sells our products.
Find your local Sales Representative for product questions, support or to get a quote.
Homeowner? Sorry, Watts sales representatives do not sell directly to consumers. Please see your local retailer.