Valves - actuators

Tank valve manual actuators

Overview

Tank valve manual actuators

Our tank valve manual actuators are available in 2 series; AJS series for heavy-duty applications or the AKS series for lighter weight needs.

The AJS actuator series of heavy-duty actuators is also easy to maintain and ideally suited to applications where stainless is preferred. These actuators are available in 0.5" through 4.0" sizes for our tank valves.

Features and benefits

  • Hygienic design with laser-etched serial numbers on the actuator body supports full product traceability and cGMP
  • Lightweight stainless steel and plastic construction with 304 SS sleeve and nylon handle
  • Manual control options to suit your process needs
  • Visual indication of open/closed status

Technical summary

Max. operating pressure10 bar
Max. operating pressure150 psi
Compatible valvesStandard (90 degree) Weirless Radial diaphragm tank valves 
Certification and complianceISO 9001 
Standards3-A, ASME BPE, CE-PED 

Technical Summary table lists features available within the range. See ‘Specifications’ tab for model specific information.

Specifications

Technical specifications

AJS Series actuatorsAKS Series actuators
Sizes0.5", 1.0", 1.5", 2.0", 3.0", 4.0" 0.5", 1.0", 1.5" 
Position indicationRising stem Position indication on manual actuator sleeves 
Max. operating pressure10 bar10 bar
Max. operating pressure150 psi150 psi
Operating temperature range to 135 °C to 135 °C
Operating temperature range to 275 °F to 275 °F
Compatible valvesStandard (90 degree) Weirless Radial diaphragm tank valves Standard (90 degree) Weirless Radial diaphragm tank valves 
Certification and complianceISO 9001 ISO 9001 
Standards3-A, ASME BPE, CE-PED 3-A, ASME BPE, CE-PED 

AJS Series actuators dimensions

Size A mm (inch) B mm (inch) Max travel mm (inch) Weight (with plastic handle) kg (lb) Clearance required for removal mm (inch)
0.5 61.0 (2.4) 50.8 (2.0) 5.6 (0.2) 0.5 (1.1) 86.4 (3.4)
1.0 71.1 (2.8) 76.2 (3.0) 7.9 (0.3) 1.0 (2.2) 104.1 (4.1)
1.5 99.1 (3.9) 76.2 (3.0) 14.2 (0.6) 1.1 (2.4) 142.2 (5.6)
2.0 111.8 (4.4) 119.4 (4.7) 14.2 (0.6) 2.1 (4.7) 142.2 (5.6)
3.0 111.8 (4.4) 119.4 (4.7) 19.8 (0.8) 2.1 (4.7) 193.0 (7.6)
4.0 139.7 (5.5) 165.1 (6.5) 25.4 (1.0) 6.2 (13.7) 246.4 (9.7)

AKS Series actuators dimensions

Size A mm (inch) B mm (inch) Max travel mm (inch) Weight (with plastic handle) kg (lb) Clearance required for removal mm (inch)
0.5 73.0 (2.9) 50.4 (2.0) 4.4 (0.2) 0.4 (0.8) 124.5 (4.9)
1.0 80.4 (3.2) 75.8 (3.0) 5.1 (0.2) 0.7 (1.5) 157.5 (6.2)
1.5 80.4 (3.2) 75.8 (3.0) 8.4 (0.3) 0.7 (1.5) 157.5 (6.2)

Materials of construction

HousingBlack anodised aluminium, Nylon, Stainless steel 304
Actuator shaftGall-Tough® stainless steel, Nitronic 60 stainless steel, Stainless steel 304
O-ringEPDM
SealsEPDM
BearingsNylon, Stainless steel

Literature

Brochures

  1. ASEPCO weirless radial diaphragm valves (US).pdf
    PDF - 605,5kb

Datasheet

  1. ASEPCO tank valve aks actuator datasheet (EN).pdf
    PDF - 158,5kb
  2. ASEPCO tank valve ajs actuator datasheet (EN).pdf
    PDF - 195,5kb

Order Information

Product codes

AJS Series actuators product codes

Product number Product description
MN05 0.5" Weirless Radial tank valve AJS manual actuator
MN10 1.0" Weirless Radial tank valve AJS manual actuator
MN17 1.5" Weirless Radial tank valve AJS manual actuator
MN20 2.0" Weirless Radial tank valve AJS manual actuator
MN30 3.0" Weirless Radial tank valve AJS manual actuator
MN40 4.0" Weirless Radial tank valve AJS manual actuator

AKS Series actuators product codes

Product number Product description
MN05-01 0.5" Weirless Radial tank valve AKS manual actuator
MN10-01 1.0" Weirless Radial tank valve AKS manual actuator
MN17-01 1.5" Weirless Radial tank valve AKS manual actuator

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