In areas where reticulated water supply is unavailable or insufficient there is a requirement for alternative water sources for fire fighting purposes, Big Water Tanks supplies a kit to meet your requirements.
Simple Installation Steps are required to install the tank fitting and it is recommenced you get a registered plumber to install the Fire Fighting Kit.
These adaptors fit the requirement as per the New Zealand Fire Service Fire Fighting Supplies Code of Practice SNZ PAS 4509:2008
Freight on fire Kits only may not be calculated on the website correctly, please contact us should you need these shipped to you, we normally only deliver with tanks.
Fire Coupling Kit includes:
Fire Tank Balancing Pipe Kit includes:
Please note that the 80mm Balancing kit is sufficient flow to balance tanks when drawn from one tank with 100mm Fire Coupling.
Alternatively if access is difficult into tank, drop a rope down the manhole and grab it through the hole in the tank, install tank fitting buy dropping the fitting down a rope with the male end of the fitting sicking out the tank, then install the tank fitting nut on the outside and install the ball valve directly to the tank fitting without the nipple. Be careful not to cross thread the threads.
Tanks are not installed with tank fittings from the factory in order to get the correct heigtht of the tank fitting.