Ductile Iron, Class 52 per Specifications AWWA C151; C111 (Push-on Joint); C104 cement lining (inside) and asphaltic coatings (outside) and 2 brass wedges per joint.
Cast or Ductile Iron per Specifications AWWA C110; C153; C111 (Mechanical Joint); C104 cement lining (inside) and asphaltic coatings (outside) with two (2) each mechanical joint retainer kits/fitting.
In addition to "Fittings" Specifications, hydrant tees shall be anchoring type; Manufacturer: Clow F-1217 or approved equal. All exposed bolts to be stainless steel grade 304.
Gate Valves AWWA C509; C111 (Mechanical Joint); OPEN CLOCKWISE; Manufacturer: Kennedy Kenseal II or approved equal with two (2) each mechanical joint retainer kits/valve. All exposed bolts to be stainless steel grade 304.
AWWA C502, C111 (mechanical joint connection - 6"); OPEN COUNTER-CLOCKWISE; all hydrant operating and cap nuts will be 1½” pentagon; 5½' bury; two (2) 2½" and one (1) 5” Storz outlet; 5¼” bottom valve opening. All hardware shall be 304 SS per ASTM F593 & F594.
- MVWA hydrants to be painted red with yellow bonnet and nozzle caps. “UTICA” specification hydrants will have a black weather shield. Private hydrants are to be painted red.
- Hydrant thread and operating nuts shall conform to "UTICA", "WHITESTOWN", or other threading as approved by the MVWA for the area being serviced.
- Acceptable Models: Kennedy K-81 A or D; Mueller Super Centurion 250; or AVK Series 2780 Nostalgic. No other hydrant manufacturers or models will be accept ed by the MVWA.
"Buffalo" style - 5 ¼” diameter, 3 piece screw type, size D with No. 6 base.
TAPPING SLEEVES and TAPPING VALVES:
Clow F-5205 and F-5093 or approved equal (furnished and installed by Mohawk Valley Water Authority per established fee schedule). “Fast Taps” not allowed. All exposed bolts to be stainless steel grade 304.
Following service line materials for 3/4" or 1" size Corporations Stop: Mueller H-15000 or approved equal (furnished and installed by Mohawk Valley Water Authority per established fee schedule).
Type K, ASTM B88 (Use 3/4" diameter when pressure is greater than 50 psi; use 1" for pressure less than 50 psi).
Mueller H-15204 or approved equal at property line.
Buffalo Type, 2 1/2" Shaft, three piece screw type, size 95E or approved equal; which provides full inside diameter access to the curb stop.
Required when water pressure exceeds 70 psi - installed downstream of water meter.
Appropriate protection as required by Engineering Department. Application required.
Required when distance from tap to building entry point is more than 200 feet for residential sites, or 300 feet for commercial structures.