Ford manufactures service saddles for all types of water mains ranging in size from 4” to 30”. Ford service saddles are used to install corporation stops on water main pipe including iron, PVC, and asbestos-cement. Saddles constructed of ductile iron, brass, or stainless steel are available in all the popular sizes and for most metric-sized pipe. Saddles feature 3/4" through 2" tapped outlets manufactured to ANSI/AWWA C800 specification. Fabricated steel saddles are also available in 3" and 4" iron pipe thread outlets.
Ford Stainless Steel Saddles provide quick and easy installation for permanent service line connections to PVC water mains. Ductile iron saddles are available with either single or double (electro-galvanized) steel straps or with optional stainless steel bands. Brass saddles are cast of 85-5-5-5 waterworks brass. The popular S70 and S90 series feature a hinged design and the 101B and 202B series incorporate silicon bronze straps or optional stainless steel bands.