Foot Valve

Foot Valve

The Powerstart foot valve provides a reliable and economical means for controlling an hydraulic starter system. Part NumberVF – Foot valve with 3/8...

Part Number

  • VF – Foot valve with 3/8â€� NPT ports
  • VF8 – Foot valve with 1/2â€� NPT ports


  • Durable cast iron body with extended spool guidance
  • Front wiper seal prevents ingress of dirt
  • Hardened and ground stainless steel spool
  • Safety plug provides access to the spool bore for cleaning in the event of contamination
  • Two port sizes available, 3/8" NPT and 1/2" NPT


Weight 1.5kg (3.3 lbs)
Construction Body and knob - cast iron Spool - stainless steel (heat treated and ground)
Spring Plated
Maximum working pressure 21 MPa (3000 psi)
Fluid media  Mineral oil
Viscosity range ISO 32 to 46 (SUS 140-230)
Temperature range -30°C to +100°C (-22°F to +212°F)
Flow rate (max.) VF (3/8" NPT)  75 l/min  (20 usgpm)  VF8 (1/2" NPT) 100 l/min (26 usgpm)
Force to open 270N  (60 lbs.) at 21 MPa (3000 psi)