FAQ

1. Solenoid Valve Fault Diagnosis

In the unlikely situation you find your solenoid valve not working correctly please use this link to view our Solenoid Valve Fault Diagnosis page in which you can see the most common reasons for solenoid valves not working incorrectly. 


2. BSP Thread Sizes

For information for actual BSP thread sizes and valves with that sizes thread or flange please click this link.


3. Chemical Compatibility Guides

If you need any information on chemical compatibility when choosing a valve please click this link to view our Chemical compatibility charts. 


4. Selection Guide

Please click this link to go to our full valve selection guide.



  • Valves suitable for specific media such as air or inert gas, water, drinking / potable water, fuels, steam, natural gas, light oil, vacuum, slightly aggressive or very corrosive media, including valves for thick liquids and cryogenic fluids.





5. Solenoid Valve Function

What is 2/2 way, 3/2 way normally closed or normally open, 5/2 and single and double acting or 5/3 way explained.


6. Solenoid Coils Selection

Find solenoid valve coils according to bore size, width, length and voltage including ATEX coils Solenoid coils


7. Valve Terminology

  • The world of solenoid valves has developed its own abbreviations and terminology to deal with an ever increasing variety of functionality, layout, design and applied standards. View an extensive list of valve terminology here.


8. Steam pressure temperature chart.

Steam temperature is directly related to pressure, click here for steam pressure to temperature table.


9. Brexit 2020


10. BSP and NPT thread sizes and information here.   BSP and NPT pipe size chart and threads per inch.


11. Hydrostatic water pressure. Calculate the pressure of water according to height here.


12. Delivery, view delivery options from our store here.


13. Instructions on How to wire a DIN connector


14.  Coronavirus Covid 19 Update