Putnam, Connecticut, March 24, 2008 - Kochek Company introduces a new highly compact and light weight Floating Strainer with a poppet style check valve for forest fire (wild fire) and other applications. The strainer is made using light-weight aluminum and is available with either a NH or NPSH female fitting. The strainer body has a unique self leveling full time swivel for use in any conditions. It can be ordered in custom powder coated colors.
For more than 20 years Kochek Company has manufactured the highest quality American-made specialty fire equipment for today's fire industry. Base in Putnam, Connecticut, Kochek is the nation's largest manufacturer of PVC light-weight suction hose and a wide variety of strainers, dry hydrants, elbows, adapters, caps, plugs, and valves. For more information, contact Kochek at 800-420-4673 or visit the company web site at www.kochek.com.