R-6000 Series & RNL-6000 Series
Easy to Operate, High Flow Rate, No-Lead Available
The R-6000/RNL-6000 Series Yard Hydrant gives year-round water service that drains below the frost line once shut off.
60 plus years - Proven Performer
1) Heavy Cast Iron Head with full flow design.
Benefit - Stands up to abuse and has high flow rate.
2) Draw Straps are made of 1040 high carbon hot rolled steel which is much harder (Brinell 175/200) and stronger, greatly reduces wear of straps and eliminates side pull on operating rod.
Benefit - Longest operating life.
3) Heavy Cast Iron Handle
Benefit - Easy to grip and longer life.
4) Rocker Arm and Operating Rod with Two Nuts provides simple positive adjustment and eliminates unreliable set screws used by other companies.
Benefit - Adjustable for years, not like rusting set screw.
5) Easy to Adjust stainless steel operating rod.
Benefit - Longest life - quality material
6) Packing Gland with Teflon® Packing
Benefit - Non-corrosive packing gland with longest lasting packing, a better quality packing than used by others, Teflon® a Dupont product.
7) Easy Plunger Replacement by removing packing gland and lifting out plunger thru head assembly - no need to unscrew head from riser pipe.
Benefit - Quick plunger replacement.
8) Schedule 40 Galvanized Riser Pipe
Benefit - Long lasting riser pipe.
9) 1" Valve Inlet Size
Benefit - Easy installation and better flow rate.
10) One Piece Molded Plunger with Lubricant uses double seal design to assure positive shut-off even when foreign particles are present. Plunger positively opens drain to prevent freezing, and positively closes drain even at slow flow rates.
Benefit - Economical design that still closes drain hole before flow starts.
11) Long Life Plunger is molded with ethylene propylene material that is self-lubricating and will not bond to valve body like rubber plunger used by other companies.
Benefit - Longest operating life in one piece design.
12) Double Bypass Valve Body provides a large volume of water and the time-proven design used for over sixty years.
Benefit - High water flow with economical design.
13)Hose Thread Adapter an outlet for easy hose connection.
Note - Hydrant available painted in red or yellow.