A8 Inflation / Topping Up Valve

  • Compact size and smooth exterior design.
  • Rugged and reliable construction.
  • Good flow rate due to low opening pressure.
  • Cap acts as a protective cover and second seal.
  • Rapid installation with clamp fitting into a wide range of fabrics.
  • Approved for SOLAS life-rafts to ISO 15738.

Product Description

Our most popular topping up valve and long established as the toughest valve in its class, the A8 Valve provides fast, trouble free topping up.  The simple clamp-in design allows fast and trouble-free assembly.

The valve can also be used for deflation by adding a vacuum probe or special deflation probe.

Information Sheets

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Accessories and Service Tools

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Bellows end fitting

  • For topping up.
  • To fit either ½” or ¾” hose.
  • Push fit. 

service tools

A8 Deflation Probe

  • Fitting for either ½” or ¾” hose.
  • Push fit.
  • Allows deflation through the A8 valve and vacuum packing. 

service tools

A8 Production and Test Probe

  • Hose fitting to allow rapid inflation/deflation and leak tight testing in the factory.