3" brass master valve – globe and angle configuration

Rain Bird’s 3" BPES brass irrigation valves are built tough to offer long life and efficient, trouble-free performance under harsh conditions.

Featuring a unique combination construction of brass body and glass-filled nylon bonnet, these valves are designed to withstand extreme pressure surges, effluent water and clogging debris.

For additional protection, the BPES is equipped with a patented scrubber mechanism to actively fight dirt and particles.


Unique hybrid construction featuring durable red brass body and glass filled nylon bonnet for long life at a value price  
Normally closed, forward flow design  
Slow closing to prevent water hammer and subsequent system damage  
Robust solenoid provides dependable performance even during constant operation  
Flow control handle adjusts water flows as needed and incorporates a brass thread insert for longer life  
Manual internal bleed operates the valve without allowing water into the valve box. Allows pressure regulator adjustment without turning the valve on at the controller  
Manual external bleed permits flushing debris from the system. Recommended for system start up and repairs  
Highly efficient operation with extremely low pressure loss  
Patented nylon scrubber scrapes a stainless steel screen to clean and break down grit and plant material. Prevents debris build-up and clogging  
Three-year trade warranty
Accommodates optional, field installed PRS-D pressure regulating module to ensure optimum sprinkler performance  
Accepts latching solenoid for use with Rain Bird battery-operated controllers up to 10.35 bar  
Compatible with ESP-LXD decoders


Pressure: 20 to 200 psi (1.4 to 13.8 bar)  
Flow with/without PRS-D option: 60 to 300 gpm (13.6 to 68.1 m3/h; 3.78 to 18.90 l/s)  
Temperature: up to 140° F (60° C)  
Power: 24 VAC 50/60 Hz (cycles/sec) solenoid  
Inrush current: 0.41 A (9.8 VA) at 50/60Hz  
Holding current: 0.14 A (3.43 VA) at 50/60Hz    
Coil resistance: 30-39 Ohms, nominal


Height: 13 5/8" (34.61 cm)  
Length: 8" (20.32 cm)   
Width: 7" (17.78 cm)

Model Comparison

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