Wall Mounted First Flush Rain Water Diverter Kit
If you have a large surface area to collect from, you will want
a larger capacity diverter.
First Flush Water Diverters improve water quality, reduce tank maintenance and
protect pumps by minimizing the first flush of water, which may contain
contaminants from the roof, from enteringthe tank.
1. In-feed from the roof; 2. Tee Junction; 3. To the tank; 4. Pipe Bracket; 5. Chamber Inlet; 6. Ball Seat; 7. Sealing Ball; 8. Diverter Chamber; 9. Filter Screen; 10. Wall/Post Bracket; 11. Chamber Outlet; 12. Screw Cap with O’Ring Seal; 13. Flow Control Valve; 14. Hose Connection; 16. Optional Stand (not currently available in USA)
So how much water am I supposed to divert?Minimal Pollution (Open fields, no trees, no bird droppings, clean environment)
1 pint per 10 square feet
Substantial Pollution (Leaves, pollen and debris, bird droppings, insects [dead and alive])
1/2 gallon per 10 square feet