VMPA1-M1H-E-PI – Air Solenoid Valve – Festo Directional Control Valves

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SKU: Festo 533346

Manufacturer Part Number: Festo 533346
Festo Directional Control Valves: VMPA1-M1H-E-PI
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The Festo VMPA1-M1H-E-PI Directional Control Valve, with MPN 533346, is a sophisticated pneumatic valve engineered to provide exceptional control and reliability in directing airflow within various industrial systems. This valve is designed for precision and durability, ensuring it integrates seamlessly into a broad range of applications, enhancing both efficiency and system performance.

Key Features:

  • Precision Airflow Control: Expertly engineered to regulate air direction with high accuracy, this valve ensures optimal performance of pneumatic systems, maintaining desired operational conditions consistently.
  • Robust Construction: Built from superior-quality materials, the VMPA1-M1H-E-PI is capable of withstanding the rigorous demands of industrial environments, ensuring longevity and dependable service.
  • Compact and Flexible Design: Its compact structure allows for straightforward installation in limited spaces, facilitating versatility without compromising functionality.
  • Effortless Adjustment: Features a user-friendly adjustment mechanism that allows for rapid and accurate settings, enhancing system calibration and ease of operation.
  • Universal System Compatibility: Designed to be integrated smoothly into diverse pneumatic setups, this valve provides great flexibility and adaptability across various industrial platforms.


  • Enhanced System Efficiency: By delivering precise control over air direction, the valve significantly boosts the efficiency and reliability of pneumatic operations, improving overall system performance.
  • Reduced Operational Costs: Efficient management of airflow helps in reducing energy consumption, thus leading to substantial cost savings and more economical system operation.
  • Extended Equipment Life: Proper airflow direction prevents excessive wear and tear on system components, extending their lifespan and reducing the frequency of maintenance.
  • Improved Safety: Consistent and reliable operation enhances the safety of pneumatic systems, adhering to stringent safety standards and reducing the risk of operational hazards.


  • Automated Manufacturing: Integral for precise control in automated manufacturing lines, ensuring high-quality production outcomes and operational consistency.
  • Control Systems: Plays a critical role in pneumatic control systems where stable and precise air direction is vital for proper functionality.
  • Assembly Processes: Ideal for use in systems that require robust and accurate control for assembly operations, ensuring efficient and precise actuation.
  • Diverse Industrial Settings: Suitable for a broad range of industrial applications, this valve enhances operational precision and reliability, adapting seamlessly to various operational demands.

The Festo VMPA1-M1H-E-PI Directional Control Valve stands as a testament to Festo’s commitment to advancing pneumatic technology, offering a sophisticated solution for managing air flow and optimizing the performance of pneumatic systems in industrial settings. This valve is a key component in enhancing the efficiency and safety of operations across multiple industries.

Technical Data

Feature Specification
Valve function 5/3, exhausted
Actuation type Electrical
Valve size 10 mm
Standard nominal flow rate 240 l/min
Operating voltage 24V DC
Operating pressure -0.09 MPa … 1 MPa
Operating pressure -0.9 bar … 10 bar
Structural design Piston gate valve
Reset method Mechanical spring
Certification c UL us – Recognized (OL)
Degree of protection IP65
as per IEC 60529
Sealing principle Soft
Mounting position Any
Manual override Detenting
Type of control Pilot-controlled
Flow direction Reversible
Symbol 00991032
Lap Overlap
Signal status display yes
Pilot pressure MPa 0.3 MPa … 0.8 MPa
Pilot pressure 3 bar … 8 bar
Suitability for vacuum yes
Standard nominal flow rate with QS-6 240 l/min
Switching time off 35 ms
On switching time 10 ms
Changeover time 15 ms
Max. positive test pulse with 0 signal 400 µs
Max. negative test pulse on 1 signal 200 µs
Permissible voltage fluctuations +/- 25 %
Operating medium Compressed air as per ISO 8573-1:2010 [7:4:4]
Information on operating and pilot media Operation with oil lubrication possible (required for further use)
Vibration resistance Transport application test with severity level 2 as per FN 942017-4 and EN 60068-2-6
Shock resistance Shock test with severity level 2 as per FN 942017-5 and EN 60068-2-27
Corrosion resistance class (CRC) 1 – Low corrosion stress
LABS (PWIS) conformity VDMA24364-B1/B2-L
Storage temperature -20 °C … 40 °C
Temperature of medium -5 °C … 50 °C
Relative air humidity Max. 90 % at 40 °C
Ambient temperature -5 °C … 50 °C
Max. tightening torque for valve mounting 0.25 Nm
Product weight 56 g
Type of mounting With through-hole
Note on materials RoHS-compliant
Seals material NBR
Housing material Die-cast aluminum
Weight 0.056 kg