Pneumatic Valve Selection Guide

Pneumatic valve

Are you struggling to find a match to a pneumatic valve for your project?  In this pneumatic valve buyer’s guide, we’re going to discuss everything that you should look for when purchasing a pneumatic valve. This will cover the features that you may find that official, as well as the benefits that come with buying pneumatic valves. Keep reading to … Read More

What is a Solenoid Valve?

Solenoid valve

A solenoid is one of the common kinds of electromagnetic valves. Solenoid valves are used to convert electrical energy to mechanical energy and are unique in appearance. As you can see in Figure 1, the body of the solenoid valve is the bottom part, while the top features a block, from which cables extend when the valve is installed That top part is the solenoid, which consists of fixing tendons, coils, and plungers. Solenoid valves use a steel tendon to become a magnet when electricity is supplied to the coil inside the solenoid.

What is a Speed Control Valve?

Speed control valve

By: Justin Uhm A pneumatic flow control valve, commonly known as a speed controller, is a hydraulic safety device that protects pneumatic components, such as a cylinder, from damage. A pneumatic flow control valve includes orifices, which are used for controlling flow; these orifices can be used as a pressure-control device, and their intricate closed-loop electrohydraulic valves adjust depending on … Read More