Emerson’s ASCO Series 256/356 valves reduce power consumption by 40 percent.
Emerson has launched ASCO Series 256/356, a range of two-way and three-way solenoid valves with a smaller footprint. In addition, the company says the valve line reduce power consumption by 40 percent and increased pressure ratingsby up to 30% compared to the previous versions. The Series 256/356 offers an expanded selection of body materials, including lead-free brass, stainless-steel and an engineered composite material. The valves are dust-tight, IP67-rated and submersible in up to one meter of water. Third-party approvals include NSF 169 and EC 1934 for food and beverage applications. The series also offers multiple end-connector options and electrical connections.