Pinch valve suits water and wastewater treatment

Paul Boughton

Larox PVEG is a low-cost pinch valve with a long service life. It is suitable for water and wastewater treatment, and light slurry and waste handling in industrial plants.

The PVEG offers numerous benefits such as excellent wear resistance, tightness and anti-jamming properties. The core of the valve is the sleeve, which is the only part in contact with the process medium. The sleeve is also the only part that requires maintenance. The PVEG is light, durable and suitable for numerous applications.  

The latest member of the PVEG product family, PVEG-A is designed especially for use in wearing applications in process industries. It is equipped with a pneumatic actuator. The Larox PVEG/C valve model is for chemical process industry applications. It has high chemical resistance and is equipped with an EPDM sleeve and a non-corroding bushing. The manual PVEG/C is supplied with a corrosion-resistant hand wheel.

The Larox PVEG has standard face-to-face ANSIB16 dimensions and can easily be used as replacement to ball, plug and diaphragm valves. Depending on the model, the valve is supplied with a manual or pneumatic actuator for working pressure up to 10bar. It is available in 50, 80, 100 and 150mm diameters. 

Larox Flowsys Oy is based in Lappeenranta, Finland.


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