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Vertical Indicator Post - UL/FM - Model 5400/5400-24/5450

UL Listed

FM Approved

Vertical Indicator Posts


The United Models 5400, 5400-24 and 5450 Vertical Post Indicators are UL Listed / FM Approved. They are used to identify the position of buried Gate Valves (Post Indicator Valves) and are recommended for use in fire protection piping systems. Each unit consists of four components, the Post, Telescoping Pipe, Base, and Stem. The Model 5400 is universal, and it is adjustable to accommodate valve bury depths from 3 feet to 15 feet.


Vertical Indicator Post
w/Adjustable Bury Length

1. Indicates if the valve is in the open or shut position.
2. The indicator post provides a means to operate a buried or otherwise                          inaccessible valve.
3. The adjustment range of the indicator post is 34.5” to suit the deeper buried              valve and can be easily adjusted in the field.
4. The wrench handle fits over a “U” bracket on the barrel, and may be fixed with a        padlock to secure the operation wrench to the barrel.
5. Model 5400 for valve sizes 3"-16" (UL/FM)

6. Model 5400-24 for valve sizes 14"-24" (UL/FM)

7. Model 5450 for valve sizes 14"-24" (with Integral Reduction Gear) (UL)


Product variations and sizes




Indicator Post - Underground - UL

Model 5450


Indicator Post - Underground - UL/FM

Model 5400

up to 12"

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To learn more about pricing, product customizations, delivery times and more, please call United Water Products directly at 877-766-4459 or send us an email through our Contact form.

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