VUVG-B18-B52-ZH-F-1T1L – Air Solenoid Valve – Festo Directional Control Valves

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SKU: Festo 575203 #03

Manufacturer Part Number: Festo 575203 #03
Festo Directional Control Valves: VUVG-B18-B52-ZH-F-1T1L
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The Festo VUVG-B18-B52-ZH-F-1T1L, with MPN 575203, is a state-of-the-art Directional Control Valve engineered for precision and reliability in controlling fluid flow within pneumatic systems. This valve is a key component in various industrial and automation applications, ensuring fluid handling is executed with the utmost accuracy and efficiency.

Key Features:

  • Precision Fluid Control: This valve provides superior control over the direction and flow of fluids, allowing for precise adjustments that enhance system responsiveness and performance.
  • High-Quality Construction: Made with robust materials, the VUVG-B18-B52-ZH-F-1T1L is built to endure the demanding conditions of industrial environments, offering exceptional durability and reliability.
  • Compact Design: Its compact configuration facilitates easy installation and integration into space-limited areas, maintaining high functionality without compromising performance.
  • User-Friendly Interface: Designed with an intuitive interface, this valve allows for quick and simple adjustments, ensuring optimal setup and operation.
  • Versatile Compatibility: Compatible with a wide array of pneumatic systems, it can be seamlessly integrated into existing configurations, providing flexibility in system design.


  • Enhanced Operational Efficiency: By ensuring precise control over fluid flow, this valve helps optimize the performance of pneumatic systems, leading to improved efficiency and productivity.
  • Cost-Effectiveness: The valve aids in reducing operational costs by minimizing fluid waste and enhancing system effectiveness, contributing to overall savings.
  • Extended Equipment Lifespan: Proper fluid management prevents premature wear and tear on system components, extending their service life and reducing maintenance requirements.
  • Improved Safety: Reliable and consistent control of fluid flow increases the safety of pneumatic operations, meeting rigorous safety standards.


  • Automation Systems: Indispensable for precision fluid management in automated assembly and production lines, ensuring flawless operation.
  • Fluid Handling Systems: Critical in systems requiring meticulous fluid control for efficient processing and delivery.
  • Testing Facilities: Ideal for environments where precise fluid flow is essential for accurate testing and evaluation.
  • Industrial Manufacturing: Suitable for a broad spectrum of industrial applications where fluid direction control is crucial for operational success.

The Festo VUVG-B18-B52-ZH-F-1T1L Directional Control Valve exemplifies Festo’s commitment to excellence in pneumatic technology, delivering a robust and precise solution for managing fluid dynamics in complex industrial environments.

Technical Data

Feature Specification
Valve function 2×3/2, closed, monostable
2×3/2, open, monostable
2×3/2, open/closed, monostable
3/2, closed, monostable
3/2, open, monostable
5/2, bistable
5/2, monostable
5/3, pressurized
5/3, exhausted
5/3, closed
Actuation type Electrical
Valve size 10 mm
Standard nominal flow rate 130 l/min … 1200 l/min
Pneumatic working port Flange
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
Pneumatic spring
Certification c UL us – Recognized (OL)
Degree of protection IP40
Exhaust air function With flow control option
Sealing principle Soft
Mounting position Any
Type of control Pilot-controlled
Pilot air supply port External
Lap Overlap
Signal status display LED
Max. switching frequency 3 Hz
Duty cycle 100%
Max. positive test pulse with 0 signal 1600 µs
Max. negative test pulse on 1 signal 3000 µs
Coil characteristics 22 V DC: 1.0 W
Permissible voltage fluctuations +/- 10%
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
Restricted ambient and media temperature -5 – 50 °C
Without holding power reduction
Shock resistance Shock test with severity level 2 as per FN 942017-5 and EN 60068-2-27
Corrosion resistance class (CRC) 2 – Moderate corrosion stress
LABS (PWIS) conformity VDMA24364-B1/B2-L
Temperature of medium -5 °C … 60 °C
Pilot medium Compressed air as per ISO 8573-1:2010 [7:4:4]
Ambient temperature V-5 °C … 60 °C
Electrical connection Via sub-base
Type of mounting On terminal strip
Note on materials RoHS-compliant
Seals material HNBR
Housing material Wrought aluminum alloy