Press Release Summary:
Available as option for Type 21 ball valve sizes Â½-4 in., pad-lockable handle directly replaces standard valve handle and acts as deterrent to prevent unauthorized cycling of valve. It can also serve as position indicator, demonstrating current state of valve. Offered in kit form, handle permits field installation on new or existing Type 21 ball valves and also doubles as carrier removal tool for valve maintenance and adjustments.
Original Press Release:
Revolutionary New Locking Handle for Type 21 Ball Valve Introduced
New handle prevents unauthorized use & serves as position indicator
Asahi/America, Inc. introduces the new locking handle for their Type 21 Ball Valves. The pad-lockable handle directly replaces the standard valve handle and acts as a deterrent to prevent unauthorized cycling of the valve. The new design allows the handle to serve as a position indicator, easily demonstrating the current state of the valve. The handle also doubles as a carrier removal tool, used for valve maintenance and adjustments.
The locking handle is available as an option for Asahi's Type 21 Ball valve sizes ½" - 4". Sold in "kit" form, the handle permits easy field installation on new or existing Type 21 ball valves. No tools are required for sizes ½" - 2" and a #2 Philips head screwdriver is the only tool needed for installation of sizes 2 ½" - 4".
Asahi/America, Inc. specializes in providing solutions for fluid handling systems, individualized to meet virtually any customer's need. Asahi is a leading manufacturer of corrosion resistant thermoplastic fluid handling products, including valves, actuators, pipe and fittings. The company maintains an extensive custom fabrication department, and provides on-site consultation, supervision and training where required. For more information contact: Asahi/America, Inc., 35 Green Street, Malden, MA 02148. Call toll free 877-24-ASAHI or 781-321-5409. Fax 800-426-7058. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or visit Asahi on the Internet at www.asahi-america.com.