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VMP Plastic Air Pinch Valves


VMP Series Air Pinch Valves are a reliable and economic valve for a range of industrial applications. From 3/8” – 2” diameters [10mm – 50mm].
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  • Granules
  • Powders
  • Suspension slurries
  • Sewage
  • Liquids
  • Dosing systems
  • Air venting


  • VMP Pinch Valves are light weight, inexpensive valves that have a sealed shutoff and full bore opening when opened. The sleeves do not impede product flow and are come in a range of sleeve options for abrasive materials, strong acids and bases and even high temperature applications.
  • Pinch valve sleeves (liners) can be easily replaced. See step-by-step instructions.

VMP Pinch Valves are constructed of 3 plastic body options:

  • Natural White Plastic for Food and Sanitary Applications, FDA Approved
  • Black Plastic for Industrial Applications
  • Black Conductive Plastic for Class I and Class II Explosion Proof (XP) areas

Sleeve Options for VMP Valves:

  • Natural Rubber, Anti-Abrasive
  • Natural Rubber, Food Quality
  • EPDM
  • Nitrile
  • CSM
  • Butyl
  • Neoprene
  • and more…

VMP Valves by Size and Connection Type
Valve Sizes
Inch [mm]
Threaded Ends
NPT (tapered) or BSPP (G)*
Socket Ends
Stainless Steel
Max Recommended
Line Pressure
3/8 Inch [10 mm]
3/8” NPT or G
90 PSI
1/2 Inch [15 mm]
1/2” NPT or G
90 PSI
3/4 Inch [20 mm]
3/4” NPE or G
See VMC valves
90 PSI
1 Inch [25 mm]
1” NPT or G
See VMC valves
90 PSI
1-1/4 Inch [32 mm]
1-1/4” NPT or G
See VMC valves
70 PSI
1-1/2 Inch [40 mm]
1-1/2” NPT or G
See VMC valves
70 PSI
2” Inch [50 mm]
2” NPT or G
See VMC valves
70 PSI
*Note BSPP (British Standard Parallel Pipe) is designated as G thread

Click to View Technical Data Sheet for VMP Pinch Valves

Click to view Assembly Instruction for VMP DN 10 to 50 mm

Click to view Codification Sheet VMP

Where to Use AKO Pinch Valves?

Granular Materials Fine Powders Slurries Liquids

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