VUVS-L20-P53E-MD-G18-F7-1C1 – Air Solenoid Valve – Festo Directional Control Valves

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SKU: Festo 575266

Manufacturer Part Number: Festo 575266
Festo Directional Control Valves: VUVS-L20-P53E-MD-G18-F7-1C1
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The Festo VUVS-L20-P53E-MD-G18-F7-1C1, with MPN 575266, is a high-performance directional control valve meticulously designed to enhance the control and efficiency of pneumatic systems. Ideal for a wide range of industrial applications, this valve ensures precise airflow direction, contributing to optimal machine functionality.

Key Features:

  • Precision Control: Offers exceptional control over the direction of air flow, enabling superior handling of pneumatic operations.
  • Durable Design: Constructed from robust materials, the VUVS-L20-P53E-MD-G18-F7-1C1 is built to endure the rigors of industrial environments, ensuring reliability and extended service life.
  • Efficient Configuration: Features multiple porting options for flexible installation and integration into various pneumatic circuits.
  • Easy Installation: Designed for quick and hassle-free setup, reducing downtime and simplifying maintenance processes.
  • High Compatibility: Compatible with a broad range of pneumatic systems, making it a versatile choice for numerous industrial applications.


  • Enhanced Operational Efficiency: By providing precise control over air flow, it boosts the efficiency and reliability of pneumatic processes.
  • Reduced Maintenance Costs: Its robust construction minimizes the need for frequent repairs, thereby lowering operational costs.
  • Improved System Performance: Ensures consistent and reliable operation, enhancing overall system performance.
  • Safety in Operation: Engineered to meet high safety standards, ensuring safe operation under diverse industrial conditions.


  • Assembly Lines: Crucial for directing and controlling pneumatic power in automated assembly lines, ensuring smooth and efficient operations.
  • Material Handling Systems: Plays an essential role in pneumatic material transport systems, where precise air flow direction is key to reliable performance.
  • Automation Systems: Ideal for use in advanced automation systems that require accurate control of pneumatic elements to achieve desired outcomes.
  • General Industrial Applications: Suitable for a variety of industrial applications where precise pneumatic control is necessary.

The Festo VUVS-L20-P53E-MD-G18-F7-1C1 Directional Control Valve stands as a testament to Festo’s commitment to excellence in pneumatic technology, providing a robust and precise solution that enhances the functionality and efficiency of industrial pneumatic systems.

Technical Data

Feature Specification
Valve function 5/3, exhausted
Actuation type Electrical
Valve size 21 mm
Standard nominal flow rate 600 l/min
Pneumatic working port G1/8
Operating voltage 24V DC
Operating pressure 0.25 MPa … 1 MPa
Operating pressure 2.5 bar … 10 bar
Structural design Piston gate valve
Reset method Mechanical spring
Certification c UL us – Recognized (OL)
Degree of protection IP65
With plug socket
as per IEC 60529
Nominal width 4.5 mm
Exhaust air function With flow control option
Sealing principle Soft
Mounting position Any
Manual override Detenting
Type of control Pilot-controlled
Pilot air supply port Internal
Flow direction Non-reversible
Symbol 00991036
Lap Overlap
b-value 0.35
C value 2.5 l/sbar
Switching time off 44 ms
On switching time 13 ms
Changeover time 24 ms
Duty cycle 100%
Max. positive test pulse with 0 signal 1900 µs
Max. negative test pulse on 1 signal 2700 µs
Coil characteristics 24 V DC: 2.6 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
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 -10 °C … 60 °C
Pilot medium Compressed air as per ISO 8573-1:2010 [7:4:4]
Ambient temperature -10 °C … 60 °C
Product weight 263 g
Electrical connection Form C
as per EN 175301-803
Type of mounting Optionally:
On terminal strip
With through-hole
Venting hole connection Not ducted
Pilot exhaust air port 82 M5
Pilot exhaust air port 84 M5
Pneumatic connection 1 G1/8
Pneumatic connection 2 G1/8
Pneumatic connection 3 G1/8
Pneumatic connection 4 G1/8
Pneumatic connection 5 G1/8
Note on materials RoHS-compliant
Seals material HNBR
Housing material Die-cast aluminum
Piston slide material High-alloy stainless steel
Material of screws Steel, galvanized
Weight 0.263 kg