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With more than 60 years experience in the powder handling sector, Mucon® has developed a range of valves to satisfy demanding customer needs in product shut-off applications. Mucon® SDP provides the latest in Slide Gate Valve technology for the powder and bulk solids handling industries. Its simple but robust design boasts a patent application with more than 53 innovative claims; making the Mucon® SDP Slide Gate Valve one of the most leading edge valves of its type on the market today.


  • Manufactured from stainless steel slide gate blade
  • Body in cast aluminum alloy with stainless steel bore liners
  • Guards manufactured in aluminum alloy
  • Blade gland packing from PTFE braid slide sealing plates in Ertalyte® PET-P plastic
  • A high grade polymer with excellent temperature stability and wear resistance (FDA approved for food contact)


  • Can be applied to any bulk material handling application requiring the positive shut-off or full bore flow
  • Low pressure conveying lines
  • Plastic pellet loading systems
  • Mixer or blender fill or discharge chute


  • Polished slide gate blade
  • Other materials available for slide blade and bore liners
  • Open and closed position indication switches available
  • Open and closed solenoid control bundle
  • Also available to purchase with a hand wheel operation


  • Uninterrupted smooth bore when the valve is fully open
  • Fully sealed closure
  • Slide gate blade is self cleaning
  • Dust tight operation
  • Extremely low maintenance
  • Operation is smooth and efficient
  • Slim design


  • Powered by a high efficiency, low friction pneumatic cylinder
  • Provision for ‘earth’ tags where there is potential for static electricity generation
  • Flange dimensions to DIN or ANSI patterns lifting points provided at the valve centre of gravity
  • Rated for up to +1barg conveying pressures
  • ATEX certified to 1D/2D categories
  • Size range 100mm, 150mm, 200mm, 250mm & 300mm
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