When a fire occurs at a refinery or other industrial plant, process valves need to be shut down—and fast. A pneumatic valve using shape-memory alloy does just that, and without the need for any external signal or power....More
The cheese in colorful packages at supermarkets usually starts out in a completely different form. In one such case, machines pour a heated, liquefied cheese product into large fiberglass trays....More
The harsh winter of 2014-2015 brought many of us to our knees, but city buses fitted with pneumatic-valve control modules designed for these harsh conditions proved more than a match for Old Man Winter....More
What are the common functions of solenoid valves? What is the port size? What voltage does a solenoid need to operate the valve? What size orifice or flow is required?
Download the FAQs of Solenoid Valves sponsored by Peter Paul Electronics to answer these questions and more....More
New to the NITRA line are the CMV Series of compact modular valves. Enclosed in a reinforced technopolymer protective shell that acts as a shock absorber and helps keeps dirt out, the valve’s smooth, rounded design makes it suitable for applications requiring frequent washing....More