OCTOPUS is a new multivalve from ALEX – a producer of excellent components for automotive gas installations.
Multivalve is an extremely important element of the whole gas installation. It controls the gas refueling process to the tank and gas flow from the tank to further parts of the system. Multivalve operation is based on simple and reliable mechanical solutions, that make the use of a gas tank completely safe, even in such extreme situations as collision, road accident or fire.
The range includes 2 types of valves: toroidal 30° for internal tanks and toroidal 0° for external (suspended) tank.
The multivalve is available in the STANDARD verision – with outlet ø6 mm and classic internal passages.
OCTOPUS integrates all security devices necessary for the correct and reliable operation of the entire car gas installation:
|Materials||brass, steel, polymer-glass components|
|PRV setting||27 bar|
|PRD setting||120 ± 10°C|
|PRV flow rate||~24 Nm3/min|
|PRD flow rate||~4.5 Nm3/min|
|Filling speed||18 l/min @ 10 bar|
|Outlet connection||M10x1 / ø6 mm wire|
|Coil power||17 W|
|Coil voltage||12V DC|
|Connection socket||AMP SuperSeal|
|Shut-off valve type||Standard|
|Automatic stop at 80% filling||Yes|
|Homologation||E8 67R-0110574 CLASS 3|