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How to identify counterfeit Watts FBV-1 Gas Ball Valves

Watts: FBV-1 Gas Ball Valves

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Edited: Feb 20, 2017

Product Information:

Ball Valves are used in commercial and industrial applications for a full range of liquids and gases.

The fake Watts FBV-1 gas ball valve identified and shown here is not manufactured by Watts, nor does Watts make a FBV-1 Gas Ball Valve.

Watts does manufacture a 2-Piece, Full Port, Carbon Steel Ball Valves, model C-FBV-1. The authentic C-FBV-1 is significantly different in appearance, and has a black carbon steel body.

Fake Watts FBV-1 have appeared in the commercial marketplace.

 


Fakes Reported By Our Users:

Our users have not reported any counterfeit products

Warnings / Hazards:

Counterfeit valves may pose a serious safety risk and may leak or not perform as expected.

Recommended Action:

The company has not provided a recommended action

Recent News:

No news articles were found

Contact the Company:
Company:

Address:
815 Chestnut Street

City:
North Andover, MA 01845

Country:
United States

Phone:
(978) 794-1848

email:

 
Product Information:
Manufacturer:
Watts 

Model Name:
FBV-1 Gas Ball Valves 

Model Number:
FBV-1 
How to Identify a Fake Product :
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Fake Watts FBV-1 Gas Ball Valve.

Watts does not manufacture a FBV-1 series valve and it is not in the Watts product line.


 
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I=On the fake Watts FBV-1 Gas Ball Valve, "Taiwan" is stamped on the back of handle.

Watts doesn't have a facility in Taiwan.


 
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The fake Watts FBV-1 displays 4 logos. Watts only manufactures to UL and CGA standards.


 
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The fake Watts FBV-1 Gas Ball Valve bears 1/2 psi and 600 WOG markings.


 


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