AutomationDirect adds Air Pilot and Manual Control Valves to product line

AutomationDirect adds Air Pilot and Manual Control Valves to product line

Cumming, GA --- May 9, 2012 ... The NITRA® line of pneumatic products has been extended to include air pilot valves, foot pedal valves, and manual control valves.

The AVS-5 series now includes single and double-pilot directional control air pilot valves, offering spring return or center closed operation. All are body ported five-port (four-way) spool valves and are available in 1/8" to 1/2" NPT port sizes with flow coefficients from 0.67 to 2.79. AVS-5 series air pilot valves start at $14.

NITRA CVS series directional control foot pedal valves are five-port (four-way) spool valves designed for non-electrical operator control applications. Available in momentary or latching operation models, foot pedal valves feature a 1/4" NPT port with a flow coefficient of 0.80. CVS foot pedal valves start at $25.50.

The full line of NITRA air pilot valves can be seen at:

Manual valves in toggle-style hand lever, push-pull, and rotary-style hand lever models have also been added. Constructed with aluminum alloy bodies, available port sizes are 1/8" to 1/2" NPT with flow coefficients from 0.78 to 5.29. Starting at $14, models are available in two or three-position detented styles.

The new NITRA manual valves can be seen by visiting:

AutomationDirect sells over 12,000 feature-packed products through its Online Automation Superstore and 2,750-plus-page catalog. The company offers its customers high-quality automation products at prices typically below the industry average, same-day shipping on in-stock items, the best documentation in the industry, outstanding sales and technical support, and a 30-day money-back guarantee on nearly every product. For a free catalog, access their Web site at or call 800-633-0405.


Editorial Contact:
TJ Johns
Phone: 678-455-1730

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