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Y1 Yard Hydrant
Woodford Model Y1 Yard Hydrant 1 - 5 Foot
Woodford Model Y1 Yard Hydrant 1 - 5 Foot


Item #: Y1-1

Woodford Model Y1 Yard Hydrant 1 - 5 Foot

Short Description

Woodford Model Y1 Yard Hydrant

Y1 IOWA®  most-popular yard hydrant and offers immediate water flow even in sub-zero conditions! Variable-flow, long-life packing and rod guide eliminating side pull on the rod are just a few of the features this hydrant offers. Y34 hydrants are used for filling field spray equipment, cleaning tools and equipment, lawn and garden care, watering livestock - immediate water flow even in sub-zero temperatures. 
ADJUSTABLE LINK - Provides easy and positive adjustment of the lever lock-in tension. 
ROD GUIDE - Eliminates side pull on rod, reduces wear on packing nut and stem. 
FLOW FINDER and LOCK - A simple cam that can be set to automatically obtain the same flow each time or lock against accidental opening. 
LONG LIFE PACKING - Teflon impregnated packing in deep chamber with adjustable packing nut. 
ONE PIECE VARIABLE FLOW PLUNGER - Large cushion type seal for longer life - is not easily damaged and assures shut-off even when foreign particles are present. Automatic drain feature - plunger opens drain to prevent freezing - closes at any flow to prevent wasting water. 
INTERCHANGEABLE PARTS - Woodford has manufactured the IOWA® hydrant since 1929, and although many improvements have been made through the years, all parts are interchangeable. All repairs can be made from the top of the unit without removing the hydrant from the ground

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Y1 IOWA® hydrants are used for filling field spray equipment, cleaning tools and equipment, lawn and garden care, watering livestock - immediate water flow even in sub-zero conditions. The Woodford Y1 has a 1 1/4-in (1-5/8-in overall diameter) Galvanized Steel Pipe Casing.

Bury Depth + 36.5 inches above ground = Total length of the hydrant 

Y34-1 = 1-ft bury depth = 48.5-in total
Y34-2 = 2-ft bury depth = 60.5-in total
Y34-3 = 3-ft bury depth = 72.5-in total
Y34-4 = 4-ft bury depth = 84.5-in total
Y34-5 = 5-ft bury depth = 96.5-in total
Y34-6 = 6-ft bury depth = 108.5-in total

• 1-in National Pipe Thread (N.P.T.) 
• Time-tested and reliable IOWA® hydrant since 1929!
• Immediate-flowing even in sub-zero conditions.
• Adjustable linkage provides easy and positive adjustment of the lever lock tension
• Rod guide eliminates side pull on the rod, reduces 
  wear on packing, packing nut and brass stem internal parts.
• Flow finder and lock automatically sets the same flow each time 
  or can be locked against accidental opening.
• One-piece variable-flow plunger and the large cusion type seal 
  for long life, assuring shut-off, even if foreign particles are 
  present in water line.
• Long-life graphite packing.
• Durable hot-dipped galvanized pipe casing and operating pipe stem.
• Repairs can be made from the head of the hydrant. No need 
  to tear out the hydrant from the ground.
• Automatically drains when shut-off.
• Made in the USA!

Refer to the Y34 videos below. The Y34 and Y1 are the same for installation, adjusting links and repair


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