Backflow Reference Manual - Ames

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2 1/2", 3", 4", 6", 8", 10"


This is a double check assembly. Production began in 1998 and was discontinued in 2007. In 1997 the Ames Company was purchased by Watts Regulator Company. Ames began marketing the Watts 709 series in 2 1/2"-10" as the Ames 2000CIV. For breakdown information see Watts model 709. The body is fused epoxy coated cast iron. The internal hardware parts are mostly made of bronze and stainless steel. Check seats are replaceable and the springs are contained when the covers are removed.


Common repair parts are a very small subset of the 10,000 plus items BAVCO stocks. Please feel free to contact us direct at 800-458-3492 for pricing on items not listed or backflow prevention devices.