Tag Archives: trash in the Backflow Device

Document all Repairs

This is an important point that all testers should keep in mind when filling out their backflow test reports!

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New Wilkins SVB 460XL Fail

This repair only required flushing out the line and cleaning the debris off of the disc.

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Fail on a Brand new install Febco 860 RP 1″

This is a very common fail situation, people always ask, “its brand new, how can it fail?” The Power Ratchet makes any job go much faster and save the skin on your knuckles.

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Cleaning out a Brand New Install that had sand and debris in it.

This is a very common reason that brand new installed Backflow Prevention Assemblies need to be inspected. We are happy to help.

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Sand in a 3″ Wilkins 375A RP

We had to clean out the check valves and the relief valve.  This could have been prevented if the contractors flushed out the lines before installing their equipment.  We are happy to help. The actual problem still presented itself after cleaning out the entire assembly and flushing it several times along with the mainline. In […]

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