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Swagelok Southwest

Your Authorized Swagelok Sales and Service Center

Valve Selection

Select the right valve by utilizing these tools.

You know Swagelok® valves for quality and durability. They perform as promised even after years of use in demanding applications. However, selecting the proper valve requires work up front.

Swagelok Southwest is here to help.

Link to free resources below. You can also contact us at (602) 268-4848 or (505) 842-0213 so that we may assist you. 

Free Tech Talk: How to Select the Right Valve for Your Application

Watch this 30-minute webinar to learn the key factors to consider when selecting a valve.


This Article, Written by a Swagelok Engineer, discusses safe valve selection.

Read this 4-page article to learn about how these valves work, what functions they perform, and what criteria to consider when choosing a valve.

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Swagelok Valves Selection Article

This Valve Bulletin from Swagelok explains how to size a valve.

Read this 11-page bulletin to learn about principles of flow calculations, basic formulas, effects of specific gravity and temperature.

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Swagelok Valves Selection Bulletin

This is the Essential Pocket Guide to carry with you in the field or keep at your desk.

Request your own pocket guide today.
There is no cost to you.


Pocket Guide

Additional Resources

Purchase Valves as Part of a Gas Panel or Sub-Assembly

Attend a Safe Valve Selection Seminar