04 Dec 18
There are several different types of solenoid valve body materials that make some solenoid valves chemically resistant. At MGA Controls, we supply a range of chemical resistant solenoid valves for an array of applications and processes. Chemical resistant solenoid valves are imperative to industries that utilise aggressive media and are located in harsh and corrosive environments. In this article,..

Posted in Solenoid Valves, Valves

04 Dec 18
Did you know that check valves are among the most commonly used valves across all industrial processes? With a simplistic design and straightforward function, check valves can be found in most applications and systems. In this informative article, MGA Controls provides readers with an understanding of how check valves work and their most common operations. How does a check valve work? The purpose of..

Posted in Check Valves

27 Nov 18
In this article, MGA discusses the key factors to consider with regards to pneumatic cylinder selection. Covering basic knowledge like the working principle of pneumatic cylinders to more advanced theories like as pneumatic cylinder calculation formula, this guide will provide key insight for your decision-making process. The working principle of pneumatic cylinders There are many industrial applications..
20 Nov 18
At MGA Controls, we can provide you with an array of pneumatic accessories for every occasion. No matter what your application, we have a range of pneumatic accessories that suit every plant and process. In this article, we will outline the variety of pneumatic fittings we offer, including Norgren pneumatic cylinder accessories, tubing and fittings. Norgren pneumatic cylinder accessories Norgren have..

Posted in Pneumatics

27 Jun 18
At MGA Controls, we are proud Maxseal solenoid valve distributors and have a comprehensive knowledge of their whole range of products. Maxseal are an associate brand of the reputable IMI Norgren Group. Coming from Norgren, a well-established and dependable company, products from Maxseal naturally adopt the same high level of quality associated with IMI Norgren. In this article, we will be discussing..

Posted in Maxseal

27 Jun 18
Poppet valves are often associated with pressure control equipment and applications. They are directional control valves and are typically characterised as being high flow, fast acting valves. This is due to the large flow paths through the main body of the valve. Typically, poppet valves can be opened quickly, making them perfect for use in engines. In this article, MGA Controls will be discussing..

Posted in Maxseal

26 Apr 18
At MGA Controls, we supply a wide range of air preparation equipment from brands such as IMI Norgren, Aventics and Bifold. Air preparation units are extremely important to the smooth running of a process. They provide clean air to compressed air systems, promoting the reliable operation and increased efficiency of an application. In this article, we answer your air preparation commonly asked questions. What..

Posted in Air Preparation, Bifold

26 Apr 18
Quick exhaust valves are exceptionally handy fittings that can be used in many different sectors of the industry to increase the cycle speed of a pneumatic cylinder. They do this by allowing the air that is coming out of the pneumatic cylinder to be directed into the atmosphere instead of flowing back through the valve and slowing the process down. In this article, MGA Controls will be discussing how..
05 Apr 18
At MGA Controls, we are proud distributors of Bifold Fluidpower Limited products. Bifold’s range of solenoid valves are a cut above the rest, featuring a high-quality stainless-steel construction that is designed with durability and longevity in mind. In this article, we will be discussing the Bifold solenoid valves we supply at MGA Controls and why we think they’re a fantastic choice for your..

Posted in Bifold, Solenoid Valves

19 Mar 18
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..

Posted in Solenoid Valves

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