VMPA2-M1H-KS-PI – Air Solenoid Valve – Festo Directional Control Valves

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SKU: Festo 568656

Manufacturer Part Number: Festo 568656
Festo Directional Control Valves: VMPA2-M1H-KS-PI
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The Festo VMPA2-M1H-KS-PI, with MPN 568656, is a cutting-edge directional control valve meticulously designed to optimize the performance of pneumatic systems through precise air flow control and reliable operation. This product is engineered to integrate seamlessly into various industrial applications, ensuring consistent system pressure and enhanced operational efficiency.

Key Features:

  • Precise Air Flow Regulation: Engineered to provide exact control over system air flow, this valve maintains desired operational conditions, ensuring peak performance.
  • Robust Construction: Constructed from high-quality materials, the VMPA2-M1H-KS-PI is built to withstand the harsh conditions of industrial environments, promising long-lasting durability.
  • Compact and Versatile Design: Its compact size allows for easy installation in space-constrained areas without sacrificing functionality.
  • Easy Adjustment: Features a straightforward adjustment mechanism for quick and precise settings, facilitating optimal system calibration.
  • Universal Compatibility: Compatible with a wide range of pneumatic systems, it can be integrated seamlessly into existing setups, offering great flexibility in system design.


  • Enhanced System Efficiency: By maintaining optimal air flow, it contributes to the efficiency and reliability of pneumatic processes, enhancing overall system performance.
  • Reduced Operational Costs: The valve helps minimize energy consumption by optimizing air flow levels, which can lead to significant cost savings.
  • Increased Equipment Lifespan: Proper air flow regulation prevents wear and tear on pneumatic components, extending their lifespan and reducing maintenance needs.
  • Improved Safety: Consistent and reliable air flow control ensures safer operation of pneumatic systems, adhering to stringent safety standards.


  • Manufacturing Facilities: Essential for maintaining precise air flow in automated manufacturing lines, ensuring high-quality production outcomes.
  • Control Systems: Plays a critical role in control systems where stable and accurate air flow is necessary for proper functionality.
  • Testing and Inspection: Ideal for use in systems that require consistent air flow for accurate testing and inspection procedures.
  • General Pneumatics: Suitable for a broad range of pneumatic applications in various industries, enhancing operational precision and reliability.

The Festo VMPA2-M1H-KS-PI directional control valve stands as a hallmark of Festo’s dedication to advancing pneumatic technology, providing a sophisticated solution for managing system air flow and optimizing the performance of industrial processes.

Technical Data

Feature Specification
Valve function 2×3/2, closed, monostable
Actuation type Electrical
Valve size 20 mm
Standard nominal flow rate 480 l/min … 500 l/min
Operating voltage 24V DC
Operating pressure -0.09 MPa … 0.8 MPa
Operating pressure -0.9 bar … 8 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 00992874
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
Note on standard nominal flow rate MPA-L: 480 l/min
MPA-S: 500 l/min
Standard nominal flow rate with QS-8 500 l/min
Standard nominal flow rate with QS-10 480 l/min
Switching time off 25 ms
On switching time 12 ms
Max. positive test pulse with 0 signal 400 µs
Max. negative test pulse on 1 signal 900 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 0.65 Nm
Product weight 100 g
Type of mounting With through-hole
Note on materials RoHS-compliant
Seals material NBR
Housing material Die-cast aluminum
Weight 0.100 kg