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Pinch Valves are the ideal solution for isolating and regulating emulsions, sludges, dusts, gaseous materials, compressed air, powder, granulates, pellets, abrasive, corrosive and fibrous products

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VMC Series Sanitary Connection

Body: Aluminium or Stainless Steel
Size: DN10 – DN65 (up to DN150 by year end 2012)
Connections: Internal thread, Flange, Threaded Spigot, Weld-on ends and Tri-clamp
Sleeve: Natural Rubber, EPDM, Nitrile, Hypalon, Butyl, Neoprene (Food grade options available)

 

Air Operated / Pneumatic Pinch Valves


VMP Compact Series

Body: Acetal
Size: DN10 – DN50, G1/4-G2
Sleeve: Natural Rubber, EPDM, Nitrile, Hypalon, Butyl, Neoprene (Food grade options available)

 


VF Series Flanged

Body: Aluminium
Size: DN40 – DN250
Sleeve: Natural Rubber, EPDM, Neoprene, Viton, Silicone, Nitrile, Butyl, Hypalon (Food grade options available)

 


Air Operated Pinch Valves for Areas at Risk of Explosion

In addition to the standard air operated Pinch Valves with flange or internal thread connection, there are also special, conductive models with a separate earthing system, which are suitable for use in areas at risk of explosions (EX) in zones 1, 2 , 21 and 22

 


OV Series Pneumatic Cylinder Operated

This range of pinch valves uses either a double acting or single acting/spring return pneumatic cylinder to operate the pinch valve. The advantage of this series when using the spring return cylinder is that the valve will go normally closed in the event the air supply to the cylinder is lost.


Pinch Valve Control Option

Various Pneumatic Circuit Options for Controlling Pinch Valves


Air Operated Pinch Valve Accessories

Solenoid Valves, Pressure Switches, Quick Exhaust Valves, Position Indicators, Proximity Switches etc


Air Operated Pinch Valve Safety Arrangement

A protection circuit to keep a Pinch Valve closed in event of compressed air or power failure NB Conditions Apply


Air Operated Pinch Valve Vacuum Application Unit

Assists to keep a Pinch Valve Sleeve open in vacuum applications

 

Hand Operated / Manual Pinch Valves


OV Series Flanged

Body: Aluminium
Size: DN15 - DN250
Sleeve: Natural Rubber, EPDM, Neoprene (others on request)

 


RV Series Heavy Duty Flanged

Body: Cast Iron, Steel, Stainless Steel (depending on model)
Size: DN25 - DN350
Sleeve: Natural Rubber, EPDM, Nitrile, Butyl, Neoprene, Hypalon, Viton, Silicone (food grade options available)