To find out about the nearest WAMGROUP Subsidiary explore Global Network
  • Discover WAMGROUP
  • Global Network
  • News & Events
  • Careers Worldwide
  • Suppliers
Contact us

Slide Valves VG

For heavy-duty applications
Find out more about this product for Bulk Solids Flow Interception


Slide Valves 1
Slide Valves 2
Slide Valves 3
VG Slide Valves are a perfect solution for all heavy-duty applications where interception of gravity material flow is required. They are suitable for virtually all industrial sectors including the food industry.
Reliable, long-term operation
Reliable, long-term operation
Minimised material cross-contamination
Minimised material cross-contamination
No material spoilage
No material spoilage

Technical Specs


VG-type Slide Valves are entirely manufactured from carbon steel or stainless steel. Safe material interception and excellent durability are guaranteed. This type of valve is designed to meet the most demanding applications when handling abrasive materials such as sand, gravel, coal, or whole grain in heavy-duty applications. The ideal equipment for gravity applications, VG-type Slide Valves are available in larger sizes than the VL-type (refer to relevant page). They are equipped with two replaceable, abrasion-resistant seals. The valves are available in various configurations. In the VG-version the Slide Valves come with a square cross section, in the VGR version the cross section is rectangular. 
Slide Valves


VG Slide Valves are used in all heavy-duty applications where interception of gravity material flow is required. The valves are mounted on the outlets of hoppers, tanks, silos, mechanical conveyors, or on the inlet of loading bellows. VG Slide Valves are suitable for virtually all industrial sectors including the food industry.


  • Carbon steel or stainless steel valve frame and blade
  • Limited number of components
  • Quick and easy maintenance
  • Painted carbon steel frame prevents rusting
  • Sizes of up to 1,000 x 1,000 mm (3.3 x 3.3 ft)
  • Interchangeable actuators: manual, pneumatic or electric gear motor
  • Service inlet to deflect material away from seals and rollers to reduce wear


VG Slide Valves provide reliable, long-term operation in applications where carbon steel slide gates generally tend to corrode. Traditional roller-supported slide gates are usually equipped with ledges where material can build up. VG Slide Valves come without ledges, thus minimising material cross-contamination and spoilage.


  • Food-grade version



Here below you will find all documents regarding this product. Click "Other Languages" for translated versions.


Latest edition: June 2021
Code: 203001750
Latest edition: July 2014
French, German, Italian
Code: 063001506
Latest edition: December 2013
American english

Application Datasheets

Latest edition: December 2014
Latest edition: January 2015
To download technical, and spare parts manuals, please log in with your username and password.

If you do not have an account, please click here to register.
GDPR On May 25, 2018, the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) enters into effect in all EU member states. Please check how we have adjusted our privacy policy in accordance with the European legislation.

This site uses cookies, including third parties, in order to improve your experience and to provide services in line with your preferences. By closing this banner, scrolling this page or by clicking any of its elements consent to the use of cookies. If you want to learn more or opt out of all or some cookies go to the section:
Privacy Policy and Cookies