Using Schneider Electric actuators with competitors' globe valves

Issue

Using Schneider Electric actuators with competitors' globe valves

Product Line

Field Devices

Environment

Schneider Electric actuators (Americas field devices)

3rd party globe valves

Cause

To replace 3rd party / competitor valve actuators with Schneider Electric valve actuators, a linkage / adapter may be required to install the Schneider Electric actuator onto the 3rd party / competitor valve. 

Resolution

Refer to the AV-800 Series Competitive Globe Valve Adapters Selection Guide for a list of adapter kits, recommended Schneider Electric actuators and supported 3rd party / competitors' globe valves (Johnson Controls, Siemens, Honeywell). 

The Selection Guide can also be downloaded from the Publication Zone with iPortal. If you do not have access to the iPortal, use the guest access credentials. Once you have logged on, go to 'Links' > 'Publication Zone'. 

Installation instructions showing assembly drawings can be downloaded here.