Air operated Pinch Valves for use in the food, pharmaceutical, beverage and chemical industries as Sanitary Valves
AKO’s new VMCE Pinch Sanitary Valves are characterized by an easy to clean (CIP), sterilizable (SIP-capable), and bacteria-tight design in accordance with EHEDG certification
type EL-Class I and type EL ASEPTIC-Class I. Furthermore, the VMCE type Pinch Valves are piggable (RIP).
The new aseptic AKO Pinch Valve series VMCE is an impressive model with it’s hygienic design. This flexible modular system has excellent cleanability, as well as the advantage of a long lifetime of the Pinch Valve sleeve.
Installed in pipelines, the VMC Pinch Valves have a 100% tight shut-off function of the Pinch Valve sleeve, and can also be used with the aid of an electro-pneumatic proportional valve for coarse control or metering of a metal stream.
Air operated Pinch Valves of the VMCE range are available in nominal diameters DN10-DN125.