Backflow Reference Manual - Ames

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


This is a double check detector 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 709DCDA series as the Ames 3000CIV. The main valve 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. The bypass is the 007 series of double check assembly. .


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.