XS Scuba's Modular DIN Valves are designed and manufactured for long life and heavy use. The Modular DIN Valve is no exception. Valve is made of marine grade brass with triple bright chrome plating for long life protection in salt water. Precision Machined from high tension brass and chrome plated valve stems for years of service and corrosion free operation. Easy Grip soft rubber Safety Hand Wheel with stainless steel insert ensures long life and large ribs make turning handle easy even when wearing gloves. This New Unique Safety Hand Wheel allows the diver to visually see if the valve is completely turned on and off with a set of colored rings that appear on the valve side of the hand wheel. If you see Red" the valve is off or not completely open. If you see Green" the valve is completely open and ready for diving. New hand wheel takes the guess work out of knowing your valve is fully open and ready for diving.
Valve bonnets are O-ring sealed not copper crush washer sealed with extreme torque requirement. Valve has a dedicated DIN outlet for air service only. You won't need to Crank" on the valve when you open and close it with the 1.5-Hand Wheel Rotation from Full-On to Fully-Off. The Valves Seat Assembly is Teflon Coated for years of Smooth Operation and a One-Piece Safety Plug protected within the Valve Body guards against damage during transport. Vale has a 5/32" Hex Key Dip Tube.
With its Modular Design the Modular DIN Valve can be converted to a Manifold with the addition of XS Scuba's Crossbar with Isolator (SKU: XSSCWI). By having two single cylinders, one with a Left Hand and one with a Right Hand Modular DIN Vale you can remove the Modular Plug of each Valve and Connect the Valves together with the Crossbar Isolator for a Double Cylinder Set. Once you finish diving the double rig you can easily convert the system back to single cylinder configurations allow Great Versatility to your Cylinders. Modular DIN Valves are available for cylinder pressures of 2400 psi (165 bars), 3000 psi (200 bars) and cylinders rated to 3442 psi (240 bars).