-Gland Reinforcement Kit
Saves Labor ♦ No Need to Disassemble Valve ♦ Quick & Easy
Our Kit Includes: Stainless steel gland reinforcement plates (2)
How to install the gland reinforcement kit.
Step 1. - Open the gate valve to backseat and seal any possible leaks.
Step 2. - Take out both packing nuts.
Step 3. - Put one reinforcement plate on the top of the packing gland.
Step 4. - Place the second plate on top of the first plate.
Step 5. - Replace packing nuts and tighten (When tightening the nuts, make sure to alternate.)
Step 6. - Exercise the gate valve. If any leaks develop, tighten the packing nuts until leak stops.