Valve Technology

Valves in different sizes

Valves are used to control vacuum as well as compressed air. They can increase process safety in vacuum gripping systems.

The following functional principles can be distinguished:


Our selection aid includes an overview of our valves, it also provides additional information that should be observed when selecting the right valve technology.

Schmalz Valve Technology

Solenoid Valves

  • Directly controlled and pneumatically pilot-controlled valves
  • Control of vacuum/compressed air

Check Valves and Flow Restrictors

  • For closing the vacuum lines of uncovered suction cups

Non-Return Valves

  • Non-return valve with spring-loaded return mechanism
  • For safeguarding the system in case the vacuum generator fails

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