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HV Series

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Rain Bird HV Series Irrigation Valves

The Rain Bird® HV valve offers the reliable performance that professionals demand at a low price.  Like all Rain Bird valves, HV Valves are built to work with any standard sprinkler timer.

Low Price

Its list price is more than 20% lower than competitors’.

Easy maintenance

4 captive, multi-drive screws allow bonnet removal in half the time or depending on the competitor, one quarter the time.

Compact design

Allows you to put more valves in a single valve box.

Rain Bird® HV Valves deliver the same fundamental quality and durability you expect from Rain Bird at a low price.  HV Valves are designed with the benefit of over five decades of valve design experience and backed by a three-year trade warranty.

Reliability:

    • Eccentric diaphragm for smooth closing, less water hammer
    • Glass-filled polypropylene body for strength
    • Reverse flow normally closed design
    • Double-filtered pilot flow for maximum reliability
    • Balanced-pressure diaphragm for long life
    • Buna-N diaphragm with self-cleaning 90-mesh (200 micron) pilot water filter and stainless steel spring
    • Three-year trade warranty.

Rain Bird HV Valves stand up to repeated pressure spikes better than the competition

Versatility 

    • Compact design, 2.54” spin radius for tight installations
    • Operates in low-flow and Xerigation® applications when the RBY filter is installed upstream
    • Available in multiple fitting types
    • External bleed to manually flush system of dirt and debris during installation and system start up
    • Internal bleed for spray-free manual operation
    • Unique, easy-to-turn, pressure-assisted flow
      control mechanism option available

Ease of Service

    • Captive multi-drive screws for ease of access
    • Your choice of tools to open valve (nut driver, Phillips head screw driver, slotted head screw driver)
    • Four screws for quick access to diaphragm
    • Trouble-free service with few parts
    • Diaphragm locating post for positive installation
Rain Bird 100-HV Valves
100-HV-NPT
1" (26/34) female x female threaded*
Rain Bird 100-HV-SS Valves
100-HV-SS
1" (26/34) slip x slip
Rain Bird 100-HV Valves
100-HV-MB
1" (26/34) male x barb
Rain Bird 100-HVF Valves
100-HVF
1" (26/34) female x female threaded*

* BSP threads available; specify when ordering.

Operating Range

    • Pressure: 15 to 150 PSI (1,0 to 10,3 bar)
    • Flow: 0.2 to 30 GPM (0,05 to 6,82 m3/h; 0,01 to 1,89 l/s); for flows below 3 GPM (0,68 m3/h; 0,19 l/s) or any Xerigation® application, use RBY-100-200MX filter installed upstream
    • Operating Temperatures:
      Water temperature up to 110° F (43° C); ambient temperature up to 125° F (52° C)

Electrical Specifications

    • 24 VAC 50/60 Hz (cycles/sec.) solenoid
    • Inrush current: 0.290 A at 60 Hz
    • Holding current: 0.091 A at 60 Hz
    • Coil resistance: 70-85 Ohms
      (40° F - 110° F)

Dimensions

    • Height: 4.62" (11,7 cm)
    • Height (MB): 4.50" (11,43 cm)
    • Length: 4.4" (11,2 cm)
    • Length (MB): 5.68" (14,4 cm)
    • Width: 3.1" (7,9 cm)

HV and HVF Valve Pressure Loss

Flow
(gpm)
1" HV
(psi)
Male x Barb
(psi)
1 1.57 1.73
3 2.07 2.06
5 2.38 2.25
10 3.33 2.80
20 4.59 4.45
30 6.14 7.85
40 8.23 13.68

 

HV and HVF Valve Pressure Loss (METRIC)

Flow
(m3/h)
Flow
(l/s)
1" HV
(bar)
Male x Barb
(bar)
0,25 0,06 0,11 0,12
0,75 0,21 0,14 0,14
1,00 0,28 0,16 0,16
2,00 0,56 0,23 0,19
5,00 1,39 0,32 0,31
7,50 2,08 0,42 0,54
9,10 2,52 0,57 0,94