The Torbeck valve for one of the toilet cisterns seems to have packed up - water only but how do the things actually work - it's not obvious from looking at mine -- .. service ballvalve makes it noisy, slow and requires fiddling from time to time .
The Torbeck valve for one of the toilet cisterns seems to have packed up but how do the things actually work - it's not obvious from looking at mine . have a blue body and big long arm for the normal 4" dia ball to attach to.
Torbeck valve fixed. I fixed mine. Replaced the ripped washer with a new one, pin down, (that confused me, I thought the pin somehow played.
Maintenance and cleaning of filling valve. The Torbeck valve is fitted with a filter which may need cleaning The filter is essential for correct functioning.
Once the tank is full the value does nothing even with the ball up the is too low and you've put an PRW in the inlet the valve won't work.
to ensure that optimum waterflow is maintained. The filter is essential for correct functioning. The procedure for cleaning the valve is as follows: Turn off water.
It works on the same principal at an equilibrium ball valve. The mains pressure is allowed through the small hole to create balanced pressure.