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Table 1. VG1000 Series Forged Brass Ball Valves
Specification Description
Product VG1000 Smart Ball Valves
Service Hot water, chilled water, 50/50 glycol solutions
Fluid temperature limits Water VG12x1 and VG18x1 Series: 23°F to 203°F (-5°C to 95°C)
Maximum actuator fluid temperature limits 212°F (100°C) VMA1656 Modular Assembly Controller Series
Valve body pressure/temperature rating Water

580 psig (3,996 kPa) at 203°F (95°C) (PN40)

464 psig (3,196 kPa) at 284°F (140°C) (PN40)

Maximum closeoff pressure 200 psig (1,378 kPa)
Maximum recommended operating pressure drop 50 psig (340 kPa)
Flow characteristics Two-way Equal percentage
Three-way Equal percentage flow characteristics of in-line Port A (coil) and linear flow characteristics of angle Port B (bypass)
Rangeability Greater than 500:1
Minimum ambient operating temperature -4°F (-20°C)
Maximum ambient operating temperature (limited by the actuator and linkage)

122°F (50°C):

VMA1656 Series Non-Spring Return Actuators Modular Assembly Controller Series

Direct mount or with M9000-561 Thermal Barrier


0.01% of Maximum Flow per ANSI/FCI 70-2, Class 4

(Two- and three-way control port)

1% of maximum flow for three-way bypass port

End connections NPT: 1/2 in. to 1 in. (DN15 to DN25)
Materials Body Forged brass
Ball Chrome plated brass
Blowout-proof stem Nickel plated brass
Seats Graphite-reinforced PTFE with Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer (EPDM) O-ring backing
Stem seals EPDM double O-rings
Characterizing disk Amodel AS-1145HS polyphthalamide resin
Shipping weight lb (kg) 1.6 (0.7)
Note: Refer to the VDI 2035 Guideline for correct water treatement specifications.
Note: Rangeability is the ratio of maximum controllable flow to minimum controllable flow.
Note: In steam applications, install the valve with the stem horizontal to the piping and wrap the valve and piping with insulation.

The performance specifications are nominal and conform to acceptable industry standards. For application at conditions beyond these specifications, consult the local Johnson Controls office. Johnson Controls shall not be liable for damages resulting from misapplication or misuse of its products.

  • This product is made of copper alloy, which contains lead. The product is therefore not to be used on drinking water.
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