Akron Generation II Swing-Out Valve – 2.5”

Akron Generation II Swing-Out Valve – 2.5”


  • HydroMax™ technology stainless steel ball provides better operating and flow performance
  • Numerous valve configurations available – contact us for configurations not listed
  • Individual components listed to order only those parts needed or add body, inlet, outlet and handle for a complete valve


Self-locking heavy-duty apparatus valve with a stainless steel ball designed for the harsh realities of today’s fire service when water contaminants challenge a valve’s sealing capabilities. This valve features the following:

  • A single valve body that will accept a variety of actuators
  • HydroMax TM technology: A patent pending ball geometry providing performance never seen before in swing-out apparatus valves
  • 2.5” waterway
  • Self-locking valve
  • 316 stainless steel ball for longer valve life
  • High quality brass body
  • Improve sealing & increased gating ability
  • Flow optimization reduces turbulence while in the gated position and requires lower operating forces
  • No lubrication or regular maintenance required
  • Simple two-seated design (no O-Rings to cut or lose during assembly or maintenance)
  • Wide range of available adaptors
  • Designed and tested to exceed NFPA requirements
  • Cast, machined and assembled at our facilities in Wooster, Ohio

Actuator options:

  • R1
  • TS


  • Fire OEMs
Style 8825
Warranty Warranty
Type Heavy-Duty
Material Brass
Brand Swing-Out
Length 3.5” (89 mm)
Water Size 2.5″ (65 mm)