Smart Products (Morgan Hill, CA) has announced the Model #101, a micro barbed check valve, measuring in at 0.375" in length and a 0.180" diameter. Designed as an in-line check valve to be easily inserted into 1/8” Inner Diameter (ID) soft tubing, this micro valve can operate with opening pressures as low as 0.461 PSI up to 20 PSI. Although the Model #101 is incredibly tiny, its superpower lies in its precision and customizable components - this check valve is capable of delivering precise low pressure, low flow control within specific application criteria.
The Model #101 is available in Polypropylene, Nylon, Acetal, PVDF, Polycarbonate, and Ultem plastic body materials. The cone sealing option is available in Buna-N and Silicone. Combined with these available plastic body and sealing materials, as well as opening spring pressure ranges, customers now have more options to create their ideal version of the Model #101 to fit their own unique design criteria. This valve is a great option for flow control in a wide variety of medical applications such as dialysis, medical test equipment, and ventricular assist devices.
For more information, visit: www.smartproducts.com.