Processing Magazine

High Flow Rate Directional Control Valves

November 13, 2012

ASCO Numatics’ 503 Series of pneumatic directional control valves with ultra-high flow ratings is designed for automation and piloting applications across a wide range of automotive and tire, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, packaging equipment and general machinery applications. ASCO Numatics’ 503 Series of pneumatic directional control valves with ultra-high flow ratings is designed for automation and piloting across a wide range of automotive and tire, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, packaging equipment and general machinery applications. This new valve line is available in either spool-and-sleeve or rubber seal models, and proprietary or ISO versions to meet a wide variety of applications. 503 Series valves are designed to complement the benefits of Numatics’ G3 fieldbus electronics. When assembled together, original equipment manufacturers can leverage assemblies that combine ultra-high flow rates with ease of use, plus fieldbus technology that provides configurability, flexibility and cost-effective I/O and distribution architecture.