1/4" 12V DC Stainless Electric Solenoid Valve

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Technical Details

Position Normally Closed
Port Size 1/4" Female NPT
Voltage 12V DC
Body Material Stainless Steel
Components Stainless Steel
Seal Material Viton® Diaphragm
Orifice Size 3 mm
Temp Range 15 to 250° F / -10 to 120°C
Pressure Range Air: 145 psi | Water: 115 psi | Light Oil: 70
Flow Rate Cv 0.4 (Appx 3 GPM @ 60 PSI)
Power 10 Watts / 0.50 Amps
Coil Connection Lead Wires
Response Time Fast Acting (Less than one second)
Duty Cycle 100% but not indefinitely
*Suitable Media Water – Air - Fuel - *Etc
Weight 10 oz
Height 2.62"
Length 1.60" port to port
Width 1.20"

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Product Overview

The SS-3J-12VDC is a direct acting 12 Volt DC, 2 way, 1/4" Stainless Steel electric solenoid valve that can be used for liquid, water, gas and air in a variety of different applications. This valve uses a Viton seal that is compatible with many liquids such as water up to 250°F, weak acids and diesel fuel. This particular valve is Normally Closed which means the valve will only open when power is applied and close when power is removed. This valve requires a 12 volt power supply or will connect directly to a vehicles 12 volt battery. This compact valve features a solid stainless steel body, stainless steel components and a copper shading ring with a female NPT threaded port.

The SS-3J-12VDC valve has a 12 Volt DC coil with a voltage range that is -+ 10. The coil head is fitted with a Wire Lead connection that can easily be connected with your own choice of terminals. This model is mountable in any position and features a conveniently positioned arrow on the body to indicate the direction of flow. Its response time is very low; in fact, it acts in less than one second, making it a great choice for all types of applications.

Connection – No Polarity, + and – can be interchanged.

A pre-filter is always recommended to keep the diaphragm free from debris and the valve functioning properly.

*Consult a chemical compatibility expert for correct seal and valve body material choice.

*The Orifice size is 3mm and Cv value is 0.4. This valve is not recommended for gravity fed systems because of the small orifice size.

Warranty guarantees our valves to be free from defects in workmanship and materials under normal use for One year from the date of purchase.

For complete terms of this warranty see our Warranty Terms & Conditions