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Material Handling & Storage

Pneumatic Counterbalance enhances part quality and press life.

August 13, 2015

Improving parts quality and extending large mechanical stamping press life, 1¼ in. pneumatic automatic counterbalance can integrate with existing press controls to set and maintain correct pressure for each die set. Product targets metalforming press industry, meets all ANSI B11.1 requirements, and is available in variety of port threads, voltages, and electrical connections. Selectable modes of operation — manual or automatic using 2-way poppet internals — provide positive shifting. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, HVAC, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Filter, Regulator, and Lubricator feature modular designs.

July 18, 2014

Offered in ¼, 3/8, and ½ port sizes with NPTF port threads, MD3™ Series features locating tabs on bowls for tightening accuracy. General purpose filters offer 5 or 40 micron filtering elements and free water removal, while coalescing filters feature 0.3 or 0.01 micron elements with 99.98% free oil particulate removal and 0.3 micron solid contaminant removal. Other products include: oil vapor removal filters, general purpose regulators, modular lubricators, and integrated filter/regulators. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Double Valve combines safety and performance.

May 21, 2014

Available in ¼ and 3/8 port size, CROSSMIRROR® size 0 valve suits shearing, forming, cutting, clamping, pinch-point, 2-hand control (ISO 18351 Type 3 C), and cylinder return-to-home position applications. Dual precision stainless steel spool and sleeve construction eliminates contact wear while accelerating response and extending service life. Able to perform reliably in caustic conditions, valve has self-contained monitoring system and is designed for CAT-4 Performance Level e applications.
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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Rugged Cartridge Valve offers extended service life and uptime.

April 29, 2014

Available in 14 mm NC or NO spring return construction, 3/2 Valve Block Cartridge valve for I/S glass machines, 21 or 26 valve blocks, withstands glass production environments. Construction includes aircraft grade aluminum outer housings, high-temperature VITON® seals, and high-temperature stainless steel poppets. Other design aspects include optimized through flow, poppet internals, and moving part guidance. Also, valve  integrates pressure booster function with its 2-piston design.
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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Double Valve features integrated soft start function.

March 3, 2014

Featuring soft start capability, which allows gradual introduction of air to system when energized, M DM2® Series C can be adjusted to provide slower or faster buildup of system pressure. Unit's 3/2 normally closed design provides dynamic monitoring and memory for CAT-4 systems. Equipped with PTFE back-up piston rings that operate with or without inline lubrication, valve locks out upon detection of asynchronous valve element movement and requires overt solenoid action for reset. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Stainless Steel Air Entry Unit has space saving design.

September 10, 2013

Stainless Steel L-O-X® Air Entry Unit combines energy isolation valve with integrated filter/regulator in high-flow design. All products are made with 316 stainless steel for corrosion protection. Providing block and bleed in single action, valves are equipped with fluorocarbon seals; have full-flow, threaded exhaust; and are lockable only in off position. Air entry package is available with ¼, ½, ¾, and 1 in. port sizes. Unit provides manual drain; automatic drain models are also available. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Manual Lockout Valves mount inline or in modular assembly.

June 1, 2012

Meeting all applicable safety standards, Modular L-O-X® manual lockout valve - available in ¼, 3/8, ½, and ¾ port sizes - is lockable only in Off position; has full-flow threaded exhaust port; and features detented, positive push/pull operation. L-O-X® energy isolation function is also standard, and pressure sensing port is also provided for optional installation of popup indicator for pressure release verification. Modular L-O-X® with EEZ-ON® operation provides soft start function. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Energy Isolation Valve is constructed of stainless steel.

October 20, 2010

Intended for applications where corrosion or contaminants are of concern, Stainless Steel L-O-X® is available in ¼-2 in. port sizes and provides direct manual operation via push/pull of handle. It may only be locked in OFF position and has exhaust port sized for accelerated pressure relief. Other features include self-draining capability, VITON seals, and pressure sensing port. Latter allows optional installation of pop-up indicator or pressure switch. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Pilot-Operated Regulator offers pressure relief to 200 scfm.

August 16, 2010

Available in ¼-1 ¼ in. port sizes, inline-mounted High-Relief Pilot-Operated Regulator utilizes diaphragm design. Multipurpose product installs in difficult-to-reach location, while its control regulator mounts in more accessible location. In cylinder applications, regulator maintains optimal system pressure for consistent operating conditions, regardless of downstream resistance. Unit handles 400 psig max inlet pressure, outlet pressure to 250 psig, and flow rates exceeding 400 scfm. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Double Valves target press clutch/brake applications.

August 16, 2010

Integrating memory, monitoring, and air flow functions into 2 identical valve elements, DM2® Series D Valves will lock out in event of asynchronous valve element movement during actuation or de-actuation, inhibiting further operation of press. Size 2 units feature dirt-tolerant, wear-compensating poppet design and come with BSPP or NPT pipe threads. Available in ¼ or 3/8 in. port sizes, base-mounted valves offer 3/2 normally-closed valve function. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Double Valves target press clutch/brake applications.

April 2, 2010

Featuring dirt tolerant, wear compensating characteristics of poppet technology, DM 2® Series D incorporates memory, monitoring, and air-flow control functions into 2 identical valve elements. Units lock out due to asynchronous movement of valve elements during actuation or de-actuation, resulting in residual outlet pressure of less than 1% of supply. Designated by nominal sizes 2, 4, 8, 12, and 30 with outlet ports up to 2 in., base mounted valves come with BSPP or NPT pipe threads. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Pneumatic Safety Valves meet category 3/4 machine guarding needs.

April 2, 2010

Available with BSPP or NPT pipe threads, DM 2® Series C Crossflow(TM) SERPAR® Double Valves integrate memory, monitoring, and air-flow control functions into 2 identical valve elements. Base-mounted valves meet all ANSI requirements for machine safety, including Z244 lock-out, B11.19 machine guarding, and B155 packaging standards. Offered in 4 sizes with outlet ports up to 2 in., products also incorporate status indicator and clog-resistant silencer. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Sensing Valves target Category-2 safety applications.

April 2, 2010

Series SV27 Sensing Valves offer sensing for poppet position and state. Electrical feedback is provided via positively driven, safety-rated DPDT switch with both NO and NC contacts. Switch actuated whenever valve is not in normal home position. Valves are available in 2/2 and 3/2 NC functions with single solenoid pilot or remote air pilot actuation. Products have 1/8 NPT pressure verification port for adding of optional visual pressure indicator or pressure switch kit. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

Serial Bus System aids automation and motion control.

January 25, 2010

Suited for fieldbus communication and I/O modules, ROSS D Series Serial Bus system requires no internal wiring and supports MODBUS TCP as well as DEVICENET(TM) protocols. Programmable units offer up to 352 digital outputs, 256 digital inputs, 16 analog outputs, and 16 analog inputs. SD card configuration lets operator make quick revisions to production programs, while plug together assembly for modular manifold construction lends to flexibility. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Pneumatic Valves suit air dump/release applications.

November 7, 2008

Available in nominal size 2 with ¼ and 3/8 port sizes and NPT and BSPP threads, DM2®E Series provides Category 4 machine safeguarding. Memory, monitoring, and air-flow control functions are integrated into 2 identical valve elements inside one body. When synchronous movement of valve elements is sensed during actuation or de-actuation, valves lockout and exhaust downstream air, resulting in residual outlet pressure of less than 1% of supply. Intentional action is required for reset. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Lock Out and Exhaust Valves target packaging industry.

July 9, 2008

Available with ¼ and 3/8 in. ports, manual L-O-X® Valves control airflow and are designed to meet OSHA regulations, ANSI standards, European regulation EN 1037, and Canadian Standard CSA Z460. When handle is pulled outward, air moves freely. Short inward push of handle shuts off airflow and opens exhaust port to release downstream air. Equipped with Teflon® seals, valves offer indicator port option for test point verification of absence of energy downstream. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Pneumatic Valves feature serial bus communication.

October 4, 2007

Featuring 5 ports, Series W66 ISO 15407-2 valves integrate with DeviceNet(TM), ControlNet(TM), Ethernet I/P(TM), and Profibus-DP® systems through serial bus adapters and I/O modules. They are available in 2-position, single solenoid and double solenoid, as well as 3-position open center, closed center, and power center function configurations. Size 00 valves feature 1/8 in. ports with Cv of 0.55 and size 0 model has ¼ in. ports and Cv of 1.1. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Controls & Controllers

Valve minimizes dangers of air hose failure.

October 13, 2006

HOSE-FUZE(TM) senses high flow in line that occurs when hose or tubing suddenly fails and automatically reduces flow to minimize hose whip. Unit is available in port sizes from ¼-1 in. with either NPT or BSP threads. Maximum operating pressure is 260 psig and temperature range is -4 to 275°F. HOZE-FUZE(TM) should be installed upstream of flexible hose or plastic tubing. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Pneumatic Valves target PET stretch-blow molding industry.

October 13, 2006

SELECT 4400 series provide pre-blow air pressure, controlled flow of pre-blow air, select capability between low-pressure pre-blow air, and high-pressure final-blow air. Featuring maximum operating pressure of 600 psig, valves are available for common functions such as 3/2 normally closed (Primary valves), Pressure Selectors, 2/2 normally closed, and 2/2 normally open. Units are available in port sizes of ¾ and 1 in. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Filters, Regulators, Lubricators feature modular design.

October 13, 2006

Designed to meet or exceed ISO standards, MD4(TM) Series FRL's feature modular clamps with integral mounting brackets. Units have tamper-resistant, removable knobs for sight-feed lubricators and removable regulator adjustment key. General-purpose plastic bowl with metal shatterguard offers coalescing and adsorbing filter options. Cap color options besides standard gold include red, blue, yellow, and gray. Extra ports and L-O-X® valve options are included. Read More

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