Valve Operators

Treating Water Right
Since 1984
Treating Water Right <br />Since 1984

Penn-Troy has all the options you need to make the operation of your valves as smooth as possible, no matter what your application requires. We provide both manual and automated systems, precise and gross visual indication, extension stems, stem guides and more. Don’t see exactly what you’re looking for? Contact Us! We’re happy to work with you to customize our product to your exact specifications.

Gear Bevell

Manual Actuation

  • Bevel gear
    • Bushing/thrust nut allows actuation at floor level out of the water with a sliding valve stem
    • Provides a greater mechanical advantage with reduced gears
    • Forms right angle from stem which enables the hand wheel to be extended closer to operator and allows safe offset applications
  • Rack and pinion gear box
    • Worm gear (self-locking mechanism) allows for safer, easier operation and infinite adjustment of valve. Gear box helps valve hold position and not settle over time.
    • Components are easy to replace for quick, economical maintenance
    • Forms right angle from stem which enables the hand wheel to be extended closer to operator and allows quick operation
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Electric Actuator

Automated Actuation

  • Electric actuator
    • Features remote operation and controlled torque settings for easy action
  • Pneumatic actuator
    • Allows faster, remote actuation of the valve

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T-Wrench

T Wrench

Features & Benefits:

  • Lightweight and portable
  • Simple design costs less and requires less maintenance

Material:

  • Steel
  • Stainless steel

Customizations:

  • Custom length t-handles tailored to your application
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Valve Extension Stem Kit

Valve Extension Stem Kit
  • Make your own extension stems to the exact required length quickly
  • Great to have in stock in case of a sudden need for more stems
  • Ideal for gate valves
  • Centering ring helps keep debris from falling to the bottom and doubles as opening direction indicator
  • Standard 2” square nut on top and 2” socket on bottom
  • All hardware and instruction included
  • Stems available in steel or 304/316 stainless steel

*1” square cold rolled steel bar stock not included

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Valve Extension Stems

Valve Extension Stems

Material

  • Carbon
  • 304/316 Stainless Steel
  • Round bar stock or pipe

Sleeve Couplings

  • Requires no extra components. All hardware is included.
  • Easy to disassemble/reassemble
  • Available in a large range of diameters or custom to your application
  • Offered in 304 or 316 stainless steel and cast iron

Op-Nuts

  • Can be used in floor boxes or with t-wrenches
  • Designed with a wider diameter for centering in valve box
  • “Open” and a direction-indicating arrow are cast into the op-nut for operator convenience.
  • Comes in 2” standard size to work with any AWWA socket
  • Two models: (1) Round hole, which can be used with various diameters of round stock and (2) 1” square hole to be used with square stock (available in our extension stem kit)
  • Offered in stainless steel or cast iron

Sockets

  • Comes in 2” standard size to work with any AWWA socket
  • Heavier than competing op nuts and sockets for more rugged performance.
  • Two models: (1) Round hole, which can be used with various diameters of round stock and (2) 1” square hole to be used with square stock (available in our extension stem kit)
  • Offered in stainless steel or cast iron

U-Joints

  • Useful in offset valve applications or for difficult to reach valves
  • Can be supplied with boot to help maintain lubrication for optimal operation
  • Offered in steel or stainless steel

Stems

  • Brings operation up to floor level
  • Customized length to your application
  • Steel stems available in round stock, pipe, or galvanized pipe
  • Stainless steel stems available in pipe or round stock

Centering Ring

  • Useful for stem stabilization in valve boxes
  • Material options include steel and stainless steel. Aluminum is available in the valve extension stem kit.
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Floor Stands

Floor Stand

Learn whether a floor stand or indicator is the best solution for your application.

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Models

  • Water Tight
    • Sealed indicator (clear cover with gasket), Buna-N base gasket, Sealed top bushing (O-ring) at the hand wheel
    • Protects potable water from surface runoff and contamination
  • Rising
    • Provides gross visual indication of the valve’s position
    • Easy to use
    • Durable under corrosive conditions
    • Allows additional operator attachment, such as motors or hand wheels
  • Non-Rising with Indication
    • Graduated scale provides precise indication
    • 84, 144, 288 or a customized number of indicated turns
    • Ideal in space-sensitive applications
    • Can be used with bevel gears, actuators and U-joints
  • Offset Floor Stand
    • Bolted to the end of concrete pad
    • Allows greater reach off wall
    • Safe, easy access without reaching over the edge
    • Made of cast ductile iron
  • Quarter Turn
    • Single lever operation for fast and easy actuation
    • Provides quick position indication
    • Ideal for use with butterfly valves

Material

  • Cast Ductile Iron
    • Uses fewer individual components, increasing longevity
    • Adds aesthetic appeal
    • Lightweight (compared to cast iron)
    • Resistant to breaking/cracking
    • TNEMEC 2-part epoxy coating meets NSF-61 requirements
  • 304/316 Stainless Steel
    • Enhances corrosion resistance and adds strength
    • Easier to customize when applications require unique heights
    • Ideal for T-valves

Customizations

  • Pre-machined according to your electric actuator specifications
  • Added bevel gear actuator
  • Hand wheels of various sizes, spinners and materials
  • Height (for stainless steel material)
  • Turn indication number
  • A base guide plate to help guide valve stems
  • Anti-rotation for T-valves
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Stem Guides

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Features & Benefits:

  • Prevents stem from buckling or bending
  • Custom bore size tailored to your application
  • Adjustable in two directions by length and lateral wall mounting
  • Rugged cast design offers longevity and aesthetic appeal
  • New Split Brushing Stem Guide allows for easier installation of your valve extension stem
  • Bushing is available in bronze or UHMW

Models:

  • Small (S)
  • Large (L)
  • Extra Large (XL)
Split CI Stem Guide - Nylon 4-25

Materials:

  • Cast 316 Stainless Steel
    • Enhances corrosion resistance and adds strength
  • Cast Ductile Iron
    • Lightweight (compared to cast iron), long-lasting and resistant to breaking/cracking

Customizations:

  • Bushing materials
  • Add bushing in the bore
  • Sizes and configurations
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Hand Wheels

Hand Wheel

Features & Benefits:

  • Simple design costs less and requires low maintenance (compared to bevel actuation)

Material/Sizes:

  • Cast Iron in 13” & 18”
  • Cast Aluminum in 16” & 18”
  • Cast Stainless Steel in 14”

Customizations:

  1. Spinner for faster, easier operation
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Actuator Bonnet Extensions

Actuator Bonnet Extensions

Features & Benefits:

  • Completely enclosed stem extension
  • Variety of types and sizes (including quarter turn and multi-turn)
  • Extensions supplied ready for valve and actuator mounting; pneumatic, electric, hydraulic or gear actuators
  • Valves and actuators can be shipped to Troy Valve for extension mounting or the extensions can be field mounted.

Material/Sizes:

  • Stainless Steel
  • Carbon Steel
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Mud Valve Floor Box

Floor Box

Features & Benefits:

  • Floor boxes are installed in a concrete floor or slab, and offer a non-obstructing point of operation for the valve. These should only be used with non-rising stem valves.

Material/Sizes:

  • Cast iron

Customizations:

  • Bronze bushing bored to specification
  • Field adjustable to 8”, 10”, or 12” floor thickness
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Grease Fitting (Remote Lubrication System)

Grease Fitting (Remote Lubrication System for T-Valves)

Troy Valve’s own grease fitting (remote lubrication system) makes maintenance of your t-valve quicker and easier by eliminating the need to climb into the tank or drain it each time the valve needs lubricated. Simply inject the grease using a grease gun, and it will be pumped directly down to the proper location on the slip tube. The grease fitting helps keep the companion flange working when routinely exposed to atmosphere. It is also ideal for use in a dry application.

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