PPFFLDV - Pilot operated, pressure reducing/relieving valve with drilled piston orifice

Part Number: PPFFLDV

Manufacturer: Sun Hydraulics

DESCRIPTION:

Pilot-operated, pressure reducing/relieving valves reduce a high primary pressure at the inlet (port 2) to a constant reduced pressure at port 1, with a full-flow relief function from port 1 to tank (port 3).

  • These valves have the main stage orifice drilled into the piston rather than a staked-in orifice. This allows the valve to survive physically demanding applications.
  • Pressure at port 3 is directly additive to the valve setting at a 1:1 ratio and should not exceed 3000 psi (210 bar).
  • Maximum pressure at port 3 should be limited to 3000 psi (210 bar).
  • Recommended maximum inlet pressure is determined by the adjustment range. Ranges D, E, N, and Q are tested with a 2000 psi (140 bar) maximum differential between inlet and reduced pressure. Ranges A, B, and H are tested with a 3000 psi (210 bar) maximum differential between inlet and reduced pressure. Ranges C and W are tested with 5000 psi (350 bar) of inlet pressure.
  • Pilot operated valves exhibit exceptionally flat pressure/flow characteristics, are very stable and have low hysteresis.
  • Full reverse flow from reduced pressure (port 1) to inlet (port 2) may cause the main spool to close. If reverse free flow is required in the circuit, consider adding a separate check valve to the circuit.
  • If pilot flow consumption is critical, consider using direct acting reducing/relieving valves.
  • All three-port pressure reducing and reducing/relieving cartridges are physically interchangeable (i.e. same flow path, same cavity for a given frame size). When considering mounting configurations, it is sometimes recommended that a full capacity return line (port 3) be used with reducing/relieving cartridges.
  • Pilot operated reducing, reducing/relieving valves by nature are not fast acting valves. For superior dynamic response, consider direct acting valves.
  • W and Y controls (where applicable) can be specified with or without a special setting. When no special setting is specified, the valve is adjustable throughout its full range using the W or Y control. When a special setting is specified, this setting represents the maximum setting of the valve.
  • Incorporates the Sun floating style construction to minimize the possibility of internal parts binding due to excessive installation torque and/or cavity/cartridge machining variations.

CavityT-2A
Series2
Capacity20 gpm80 L/min.
Factory Pressure Settings Established atblocked control port (dead headed)blocked control port (dead headed)
Maximum Operating Pressure5000 psi350 bar
Control Pilot Flow10 - 15 in³/min.0,16 - 0,25 L/min.
Adjustment - Number of Clockwise Turns to Increase Setting55
Valve Hex Size1 1/8 in.28,6 mm
Valve Installation Torque45 - 50 lbf ft61 - 68 Nm
Adjustment Screw Internal Hex Size5/32 in.4 mm
Locknut Hex Size9/16 in.15 mm
Locknut Torque80 - 90 lbf in.9 - 10 Nm
Model Weight.60 lb0,30 kg
Seal kit - CartridgeViton: 990-202-006

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Notes:
  • For Series 1 cartridges configured with an O control (panel mount handknob), a .75 in. (19 mm) diameter hole is required in the panel.

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