Ball Valves & Slide Valves
Ball Valves, Slide Valves & Non Return Valves
At Utopia Koi we carry a comprehensive range of valves to suit all your requirements. Ball Valves, Valterra slide valves and non return flappy paddle valves are well made high quality valves.
Valves represent a very important part of your ponds pipe work and enable you to stop water flow whether that is from the bottom drains or indeed before and after selected pieces of equipment to allow them to be removed for maintenance or repair.
We recommend using as many valves as required through the fit out of your pond to ensure easy maintenance throughout the life of your pond.
Double Union Ball valves are ideal to control water flow or isolate equipment (pumps, UVC etc). Easy to dismantle and maintain and very strong. They are designed to fit imperial PVC pressure pipe unless otherwise stated but can be adapted to fit solvent weld pipe with the correct bushes sold in store.
- 110mm waste pipe
- 1.5” Kockney Koi solvent
- 2” Kockney Koi solvent
Valterra slide valves are complete with a full Stainless steel shutter plate making them very durable and giving a long service life. The body of the Valterra slide valve is made from high quality PVC.
Manufactured to accommodate PVC pressure pipe but can be adapted with reducing bushes available in store. Valterra Slide Valves are used to completely shut off water flow when required.
- Valterra Extension handle 24”
Double Union Flapper Non Return Valve
Double Union Flapper Non Return Valve offering minimum resistance with a clear body so waste can be seen and removed by unscrewing the double union fittings as required.
The Flapper type non return valves create no back pressure on the pumps and the swing check just swings out the way.
Designed to fit Imperial PVCU pressure pipe but can be adapted with the correct bushes sold in store to be used with solvent pipe.
3 Way Ball Valve
3 way ball valves offer the ability to divert water between two pipe runs.
An example of this would be a return over a bakki shower in the summer which could then be altered with the minimum of fuss to a mid water return during the winter to save retained water heat and reduce the winter weather chilling the water.
- 63mm including 2” adaptor bushes