VUVG-B18-P53C-ZH-F-1T1L – Air Solenoid Valve – Festo Directional Control Valves

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SKU: Festo 575203 #01

Manufacturer Part Number: Festo 575203 #01
Festo Directional Control Valves: VUVG-B18-P53C-ZH-F-1T1L
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The Festo VUVG-B18-P53C-ZH-F-1T1L, with MPN 575203, is a state-of-the-art pneumatic directional control valve meticulously crafted to optimize the performance of pneumatic systems through precise flow control and dependable operation. Designed to integrate seamlessly into a variety of industrial applications, this product ensures consistent system functionality and elevated operational efficiency.

Key Features:

  • Precise Flow Control: Engineered to deliver exact control over air flow, this valve facilitates maintaining desired operational conditions, ensuring peak performance.
  • Robust Construction: Made from high-quality materials, the VUVG-B18-P53C-ZH-F-1T1L is built to withstand the demanding conditions of industrial environments, assuring long-lasting durability.
  • Compact and Versatile Design: Its compact size allows for easy installation in space-constrained areas without sacrificing functionality.
  • Efficient Operation: Features an innovative solenoid coil with a manual override and an LED status indicator, enhancing ease of use and operational clarity.
  • High Compatibility: This valve is compatible with a wide range of pneumatic systems and can be seamlessly integrated into existing setups, offering extensive flexibility in system design.


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


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

The Festo VUVG-B18-P53C-ZH-F-1T1L directional control valve stands as a hallmark of Festo’s commitment to advancing pneumatic technology, providing a sophisticated solution for managing system flow and optimizing the performance of industrial processes.

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
Indefinite 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 -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