A solenoid valve is an electromechanically controlled valve that eradicates the need for an engineer to operate the valve manually. Usually, solenoid valves are used whenever flow of media has to be controlled automatically. An increasing amount of plants are taking advantage of the solenoid valve, as a variety of different designs are available, enabling the valve to be selected to suit the application..
At MGA Controls we supply many different types of solenoid valves, including the comprehensive range of ICO4/3 Maxseal solenoid operated valves. Maxseal are admired and prominent manufacturers of solenoid valves from the IMI Precision Engineering family. They provide quality stainless steel solenoid valves, designed and manufactured with reliability and durability in mind. Maxseal valves are renowned..
Maxseal are one of the brands that are developed from the reputable IMI Norgren Group. Coming from Norgren, a well-established and reliable company, products from Maxseal naturally adopt the same high level of quality and consistent performance associated with the instrumentation giants. At MGA Controls, we are proud to be Maxseal solenoid valve suppliers.
Why choose Maxseal?
Their expertise and knowledge..
Are you looking for a diaphragm valve that has a compact flow design and can have various media types? Here at MGA, we have a wide range of diaphragm valves, from specific application valves to general purpose valves. In this blog, we explain the advantages, features and uses of a diaphragm valve.
What is a diaphragm solenoid valve?
Diaphragm solenoid valves are available in a range of materials to..
A solenoid valve is an electromechanically controlled valve, featuring an electrical coil with a ferromagnetic core at its centre. There are a variety of solenoid valves, the main ones being direct operated solenoids and indirect acting solenoid valves. Each valve is designed to operate in a way that will suit their specific industry requirements. Here, MGA Controls looks at direct vs indirect solenoid..
A solenoid is an efficient means of automatic flow control. An ASCO solenoid valve will usually perform to a high standard, however if a problem does arise, our latest article offers our ASCO solenoid troubleshooting guide.
ASCO solenoid troubleshooting guide
It is important to ensure a solenoid valve is functioning to an effective level at all times. Our guide to solenoid valve troubleshooting looks..
MGA Controls has been supplying ASCO solenoid valves since 1986. As such, we can provide a complete fluid control solution for any given application. In this blog, we give you a snapshot of our ASCO solenoid valve catalogue of innovative products and explain ASCO solenoid valve types.
ASCO solenoid valve types
ASCO Solenoid valve types can either be Direct Operated Solenoid Valves or Pilot Operated..
ASCO are leading manufacturers of solenoid valves. In our latest article, MGA Controls discusses the ASCO solenoid valve function.
Solenoid valve operation principle
A solenoid valve comprises of two main parts, the solenoid and the valve body. In a Normally Closed valve, the core of the energised solenoid directly opens the orifice, while the orifice in a Normally Open valve closes when the solenoid..
As experienced stockists of gas solenoid valves, our latest article answers the question, what is a gas solenoid valve? Outlining the types of gas valves, their function and applications, MGA Controls offers need to know information about this popular fluid control component.
What is a gas solenoid valve used for?
Gas solenoid valves are used to control the flow of a gas through a machine or in a boiler..
As leading Elektrogas suppliers, MGA Controls has a wide gas solenoid valve selection available to purchase from stock. In our latest article we outline the gas solenoid valve function, including the basic operating principle and potential applications.
Gas solenoid valve selection
Solenoid valves are commonly available in different design variations. Usually, the fluid path will correspond to the..