Apex Space Saver Compact Float Valve for Small Troughs and Reservoirs

The Apex Space Saver Compact Float Valve is an essential addition to your small troughs and reservoirs, providing a durable and efficient solution for managing water levels. Designed with hydroponic applications in mind, this 3/4 inch valve is made of non-corrosive materials to ensure long-lasting performance.

Features and Benefits

  • Wide working pressure range: Suitable for 0 - 850 kPa (0 - 120psi), making it compatible with a variety of water supply systems.
  • Compact and efficient design: With an overall length of 270mm, it is perfect for use in small tubs and containers without compromising on performance.
  • Temperature versatility: Can operate in temperatures ranging from 10°C to 60ºC, ensuring reliable functionality in various environments.
  • Adjustable water levels: Features 2 float positions that allow for easy water level adjustments as needed.
  • Quality construction: Light weight injection moulded float and Acetyl insert for a stronger thread, ensuring durability and longevity.

How to Use

  1. Choose the appropriate spot in your small trough or reservoir for the float valve installation, preferably on a flat surface.
  2. Drill a hole for the 3/4 inch threaded fitting and securely attach the float valve in the desired position.
  3. Connect the inlet supply to the valve and ensure that there are no leaks.
  4. Adjust the float to the desired water level by turning it clockwise or anticlockwise as needed.

Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For

The Apex Space Saver Compact Float Valve is best suited for individuals looking to efficiently manage water levels in small troughs and reservoirs, particularly those in hydroponic applications. Its non-corrosive construction and compatibility with varying water pressures make it a reliable choice for diverse settings.


What is the working pressure range for the Apex Space Saver Compact Float Valve?

The working pressure range for this float valve is 0 - 850 kPa (0 - 120psi).

What are the minimum and maximum temperatures that the Apex Space Saver Compact Float Valve can withstand?

The minimum temperature it can withstand is 10°C, and the maximum temperature is 60°C.

Can I use the Apex Space Saver Compact Float Valve in tight spaces like small tubs and containers?

Yes, its compact design is specifically made for use in small tubs and containers.

Is the Apex Space Saver Compact Float Valve suitable for hydroponic applications?

Yes, the valve is made of non-corrosive materials, making it ideal for hydroponic applications.

Can I adjust the water level with the Apex Space Saver Compact Float Valve?

Yes, the float valve has two float positions that allow you to make water level adjustments.

What is the overall length of the Apex Space Saver Compact Float Valve?

The overall length, including the float, is 270mm.

What is the size of the threaded fitting in the Apex Space Saver Compact Float Valve?

The threaded fitting size is 3/4 inch.

What materials are used in the construction of the Apex Space Saver Compact Float Valve?

The float valve is made of acetyl, which is a non-corrosive material. Moreover, an acetyl insert in the float creates a stronger thread.

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(SKU: 127361)

Working pressure 0 - 850 kPa [0 - 120psi, Compact design for use in small tubs and containers, Designed for inlet pressures up to 850 kPa [120psi], 2 float positions to allow water level adjustment, Quality, light weight injection moulded float

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