- Drench Hoses
- Guardian GVR5020 Vandal-Resistant Drench Hose Unit, Deck Mounted
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The Guardian Equipment GVR5020 is a vandal-resistant deck-mounted drench hose that is activated by squeezing the lever on the spray head. The standard version is the G5020. The GVR5022 is also vandal-resistant but has two spray heads, which adds an ANSI-approved eyewash capability to the unit.
Application: This vandal-resistant drench hose unit for deck mounting is ideal for use in schools and other areas where equipment might be subject to abuse. The unit is will rinse any part of user’s eye, face or body. Note: Under ANSI Z358.1 - 2014, drench hose units supplement, but do not replace, other types of emergency equipment. If you require eyewash protection, consider the two-head GVR5022 instead.
Spray Head: Single vandal-resistant FS-Plus™ spray head. The head has a brass body, stainless steel “flip top” dust cover, internal flow control and filter to remove impurities from the water flow. The spray head has a retaining ring with set screw to protect the internal components.
Valve: Forged brass squeeze valve activated by stainless steel lever handle. Valve has replaceable stainless steel seat for exceptional durability. Valve closes when lever handle is released.
Hose: 8' reinforced PVC hose. 300 PSI maximum working pressure.
Supply: 3/8" NPT male swivel-type inlet.
Mounting: Deck flange for countertop mounting. Flange has handle locator guide to position handle to face forward at all times.
Sign: ANSI-compliant identification sign, item # 250-006G.
Quality Assurance: Unit is completely assembled and water tested prior to shipment.
BP In-line dual check backflow preventer installed on inlet of hose (G5020BP only). Note: Check with code authority for compliance with local plumbing code.
FSH 8 ft. flexible stainless steel hose in place of PVC hose.
HG Undercounter hose guide bracket to prevent hose from tangling or binding.
VB In-line vacuum breaker for installation between valve and spray head.
An optional G6020 thermostatic mixing valve (tempering unit) which precisely blends hot and cold water to deliver warm (tepid) water as provided by ANSI Z358.1-2014 may be required under your state or local plumbing codes.
Documentation available: GVR5020 specification sheet w/ measured drawings, installation, operation and maintenance guide, and written specifications (Word format).
Common replacement parts: 470-024R replacement FS-Plus™ foam filters (6/pkg) and 470-025R replacement FS-Plus™ flow controls (6/pkg).
All Guardian items are manufactured in the USA. Approximate shipping weight is 3 pounds (1.4 kg).
2-year limited manufacturer warranty.