VAG BETA® 500 Gate Valve

A treasure to be discovered

Everyone knows them. The BETA® and EKO®plus, synonymous worldwide for soft-seated gate valves since 1968, are a guarantee for a functioning water supply, no matter where in the world. As the first patented soft-sealing gate valve with a fully rubberized wedge, VAG Gate Valve are used wherever water flows.

With the latest technology and highest precision, the BETA®500 gate valve offers tremendous performance and the most reliable function on the market. It combines advanced features and environmentally friendly manufacturing with proven quality to meet all the requirements of demanding 21st century applications.

Product features

► High manufacturing precision allows reliable functional safety over many decades with minimal maintenance ► New level of drinking water safety: The valve already complies with the new Drinking Water Directive by using new Elastomers and Coatings.
► Low torques due to plastic sliding caps on the wedge ► Made in EU with green energy: This product is 100% made in our plant in the EU using only renewable energy sources.
► High reliability due to use of high-grade materials which make the gate valve long-term resistant to corrosion and allow for extended maintenance intervals ► VAG recommends inspecting the functionality of the valve at regular intervals of no more than 3 years. Furthermore, stricter conditions and  the intervals specified in the DVGW regulations must be  observed.
► All-around impact protection prevents damage to the body during installation  

Technical Details

  • Nominal pressures: PN 10 … 16
  • Nominal diameters: DN 40 … 300
  • Face-to-face length: EN 558, basic series 14 and 15
  • Version: Body, cover and wedge made of ductile iron EN-GJS-400-15, (GGG-40), wedge EPDM coated all over, stem made of stainless steel grade 1.4057, stem nut made of brass
  • Coating: Heavy-duty epoxy coating acc. To GSK guidelines
  • Suitable for vacuum of up to 99%

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