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Valve installation

Posted by missallpc fl (My Page) on
Thu, May 23, 13 at 7:05

I am installing a yard sprinkler system. I have Rainbird JTVASV (jar top) valves. The valve is always shown in the horizontal position. Can I install them vertically? The instructions do not specifically warn against this. Thanks in advance. Paul

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RE: Valve installation

It's allway's been my understanding that anti-siphon valves need to be in a horizontal position to work properly.

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