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A8 Inflation / Topping Up Valve

  • Very compact size.
  • Rugged construction.
  • Good flow rate due to low opening pressure.
  • Smooth contoured product.
  • Cap acts as a protective cover and secondary seal.
  • Can be clamped into a wide range of fabrics.
  • Approved for SOLAS liferafts to ISO 15738. 

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

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

Information Sheets

A8 Inflation and Transfer Installation Sheet

A8 Approval Certificate

A8 Brochure

The above documents are in PDF format. To view these please use Adobe Reader.

Accessories and Service Tools

Bellows end fitting

Bellows End Fitting

  • For topping up.
  • To fit either ½” or ¾” hose.
  • Push fit. 
A8 deflation and vacuum probe

A8 Deflation Probe

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

A8 Production and Test Probe

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

Pressure Conversion Chart

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