~~Wager Tank Air Escape valves serve to allow the free passage of air into the tanks, dry
cargo holds or storage spaces, and prevent vacuum or pressure buildup during
pumping operations. It is important to note that these valves do not have a float for
automatic closing, so they should be placed in locations which are not accessible to
All steel castings are hot - dip galvanized for protection from the corressive sea
environment. Our stainless steel screens are pre-punched and all parts are CNC
machined for accuracy and precision alignment.
The model 1660 does have a cover with a flapper that can toggle open for venting, or
may be secured shut during rough seas.