Kupferle offers a complete line of durable and easy to maintain flushing posts and below-grade blow-offs. Our line of 2” and 4” (non-fire-rated) hydrants and flushing stations are excellent solutions for dead end water mains.
Our self-draining, non-freezing hydrants and blow-offs are easily maintainable from above ground, with flow rates between 380 GPM to 1340 GPM depending on the model.
On dead end water mains in particular, our hydrants and blow-offs are the perfect alternative to add to your specs where fire protection is not required.
While a fire hydrant has several different functions in addition to flushing potential, an automatic flushing station’s singular purpose is to automatically flush areas with aging water issues on a scheduled programmed basis without the need for any utility manpower being present.
Hydrant flushing with the use of flushing posts and flushing stations helps ensure water quality and helps avoid random bouts of rusty water if there is a high demand for water, caused by a major firefighting effort or water main break. During the flushing of a hydrant, some customers may notice reduced water pressure and flow.
Flushing Stations and Flushing Posts are designed to help reduce water waste and improve water pressure. They are typically found near toilets or sinks and are used to flush away waste and prevent clogs in the pipes.
Flushing posts also provide a convenient way to dispose of waste without having to use a traditional toilet. Flushing posts are often found in public restrooms, and they are a great way to conserve water. They are also easy to install and maintain, making them a cost-effective solution for many businesses.
Additionally, flushing posts can help improve sanitation in public areas. Flushing posts can also be used to reduce the spread of germs and bacteria, as they provide a convenient way to dispose of waste without direct contact. They can also be used to limit the amount of water used, as they only require a small amount of water per flush.
This helps to conserve water and reduce the environmental impact of disposing of waste. Flushing posts are an affordable solution for businesses looking to improve their public sanitation, being ideal for businesses of all sizes.
Flushing posts are available in a range of sizes and styles, so businesses can find a product that fits their specific.
Kupferle offers a multitude of top-of-the-line flushing posts and flushing stations, each with unique capabilities. This ensures you get the most out of your flushing post or flushing station for your particular use case.
A well-known flushing hydrant for dead ends in water mains, the Eclipse #2 post hydrant has been in use for over 100 years. To ensure that chlorine residual levels are improved, and disinfection byproducts (DBPs) are flushed to protect water from contamination, the Eclipse #2 is designed with performance and durability in mind.
In addition to being self-draining and non-freezing, the Eclipse #2 comes standard with a brass principle working part, multiple inlet and outlet options, as well as multiple outlets up to 212″ NST. On Eclipse #2, this system is fully serviceable from above ground, and it has NSF/ANSI 372 certification.
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The Eclipse #85 Blow-Off Hydrant provides excellent flow rates for flushing disinfection byproducts (DBPs) and increasing chlorine residual levels to keep consumers’ drinking water safe. This Eclipse Blow-Off Hydrant is constructed from heavy wall cast iron. It sits at ground level and is not traffic-rated. Featuring all brass components, multiple inlet and outlet options up to 4′′ MJ, and self-draining and non-freezing, the Eclipse #85 is one of the most popular models on the market today. The Eclipse #85 can be serviced above ground, and it meets the requirements of NSF/ANSI 372.
It is highly reliable and offers superior flow rates for a variety of applications. It is also designed for ease of installation and maintenance. The Eclipse #85 is the perfect choice for any hydrant application
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The MainGuard #77 Post Hydrant provides the best in performance and value. Designed and engineered specifically for flushing, the #77 provides excellent flow rates for improving chlorine residual levels and flushing disinfection byproducts (DBPs) to keep water safe for consumers. The unique valve design allows for a full clear-channel flow that is superior to other blow-offs for moving water and passing debris easily. The #77 plunger is also designed to allow for throttling the flow of water while at the same time covering the drain hole to avoid unnecessary erosion. The MainGuard #77 comes standard with all brass principle working parts, 2″ FIP vertical inlet, 2 ½” NST outlet, traffic break-away, and locking security cover. The #77 is self draining and non-freezing, The MainGuard #77 is fully serviceable from above ground. Certified to NSF/ANSI 372.
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The MainGuard #78 Blow-Off Performance and value are the hallmarks of the MainGuard #77 Post Hydrant. This flushing solution was designed and engineered specifically for flushing, enabling chlorine residual levels to be improved and disinfection byproducts (DBPs) to be flushed to keep water safe for consumption. Due to the unique valve design, this blow-off is superior to other blow-offs for moving water and passing debris. Besides throttling the flow of water, the #77 plunger also covers the drain hole to prevent erosion. In addition to the 2′′ FIP vertical inlet, 2 12” NST outlet, traffic break-away, and locking security cover, the MainGuard #77 comes standard with all brass principle working parts. The MainGuard #77 is a self-draining, non-freezing system that can be serviced from above ground as it is self-draining. The this flushing station meets the requirements of NSF/ANSI 372 standards.
As a result of its slim profile, the Truflo #TF500 Blow-Off fits easily into any standard 514” adjustable valve box. With the #TF500, you can avoid the gate valve, get two valve boxes with two blow-offs, and keep the system working with minimal maintenance for frequent exercise. With all brass working parts, the #TF500 is a cast iron, steel, and brass unit. An all brass option is also available. The Truflo #TF500 comes standard with a 2″ FIP vertical inlet, and a 2″ MIP outlet. It is fully serviceable from aboveground in addition to being NSF/ANSI rated.
For more information on the Truflo #TF500, you can navigate directly to the brochure via this link.
Designed and engineered to fit within a standard 514″ adjustable valve box, the Truflo #TF550 Blow-Off has a slim profile. This blowoff offers an alternative to ball valves, utilizing a plunger assembly that is easy to maintain and repair, ensuring longevity with minimal maintenance. Truflo #TF550 comes standard with a 2″ FIP vertical straight inlet and a 2″ MIP outlet. It is constructed of all brass with all brass principle working parts. In addition to being fully serviceable from above ground, the Truflo #TF550 is certified to meet the NSF/ANSI 372 standards.
For more information on the Truflo #TF500, you can navigate directly to the brochure via this link.
With its excellent flow rates comparable to a standard fire hydrant, the MainGuard #7500 Post Hydrant is designed to flush large amounts of water quickly. Featuring a high flow rate, the MainGuard #7500 is ideal for scouring applications such as unidirectional flushing. With its unique valve design, large debris can be flushed. Usually at a fraction of the cost of fire hydrants, the unit provides plenty of flushing velocities. In addition to a 4 inch MJ inlet and a 4 inch FIP outlet, the MainGuard #7500 is self-draining, non-freezing, and fully serviceable from above ground. The MainGuard #7500 is certified to NSF/ANSI 372.
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As the name suggests, MainGuard #7600 blow-offs are designed and engineered specifically for flushing large amounts of water quickly and they are installed underground in meter boxes. With a cost half that of a conventional fire hydrant, this unit offers excellent flow rates that are comparable to those of a standard fire hydrant. You will be able to flush large debris with a high flow rate using the MainGuard #7600 blow off hydrant, which is designed for scouring applications such as unidirectional flushing, and with the unique valve design, you can flush large debris without blocking the flow. As part of its standard feature set, this MainGuard #7600 comes standard with all brass working parts, a 4″ MJ inlet and a 4″ FIP outlet, as well as being self-draining and non-freezing as well as being fully serviceable above ground. It is certified to NSF/ANSI 372.
For more information on the MainGuard #7600, you can navigate directly to the brochure via this link.
The Truflo #TF200 Flushing Post is a manually operated flushing post designed to flush fire hydrants with a minimum disruption of service. It is suitable for both indoor and outdoor installations. It is easy to install and maintain and is available in a variety of sizes and configurations.As a general all-purpose 2′′ water hydrant, the Truflo #TF200 Post Hydrant provides the best in performance and value! The #TF200 has a unique cast iron and steel construction. In addition, an all-brass version is available. A standard feature of the Truflo #TF200 is the 212″ NST outlet, a 2″ FIP vertical straight inlet, and the horizontal inlet option as well. In addition to all Kupferle products, the Truflo model #TF200 is fully serviceable above ground and requires no digging to be done! In accordance with NSF/ANSI 372, the product is certified and meets the requirements.
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Kupferle has been in the business of supplying flushing posts and flushing stations for over 25 years.
We pride ourselves on providing our customers with quality products and excellent customer service. Our experienced team is here to help you find the perfect solution for your needs. In addition to providing, you with a wide selection of flushing posts and flushing stations that will suit any budget, our products are designed to be durable and long-lasting, ensuring you get the most from your money.
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