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Miniature Check Valve Manufacturers and Suppliers

IQS Directory provides a comprehensive list of miniature check valve manufacturers and suppliers. Use our website to review and source top miniature check valve manufacturers with roll over ads and detailed product descriptions. Find miniature check valve companies that can design, engineer, and manufacture miniature check valves to your companies specifications. Then contact the miniature check valve companies through our quick and easy request for quote form. Website links, company profile, locations, phone, product videos and product information is provided for each company. Access customer reviews and keep up to date with product new articles. Whether you are looking for manufacturers of mini plastic incline check valves, sub miniature check valves, miniature electric hydraulic check valves or customized miniature check valves of every type, this is the resource for you.

  • W. Des Moines, IA

    Since its inception in 1958, Check-All has expanded from producing one valve with one material to manufacturing a series of valves in a wide range of materials. Many companies manufacture check valves in addition to other product lines; however, Check-All is dedicated solely to the design and manufacture of spring loaded check valves. Turn to Check-All for superior miniature check valves.

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  • Elburn, IL

    On their 63rd year of producing ASME safety valves, Aquatrol manufactures National Board Certifies Safety valves that are interchangeable with full array trimming, seating, and other available options. Working directly with manufactures we have developed specialty products in industry leading product turn time. We are proud to have introduced two new lines of valves with more to come!

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  • Cincinnati, OH

    At Powell, we strive to offer only the best in every aspect of our business from our plastic check valves to our customer service. You can count on us to go above and beyond to meet your needs. If you have more questions visit our website for more information or if you would prefer to talk to one of our friendly representatives a call.

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  • Mills River, NC

    If you are looking for miniature check valves that will out-perform the competition, you’ve come to the right place! As a company of engineers, we have come up with the best ways to create and manufacture our products. All our designs are simple and to the point. You won’t find better products or service anywhere else! Contact us for details today!

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  • Houston, TX

    C & C Industries offers high-quality threaded brass ball valves through 4" rated to 600# WOG and carbon steel and ductile iron ball valves through 3" rated up to 5000# WOG. In addition, C & C Industries offers a full line of flanged products in both floating and trunnion design. We are the worldwide provider for all your valves and fittings needs.

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Miniature Check Valves

Miniature check valves are designed for precision fluid and gas flow regulation in small applications where unidirectional flow is needed. These micro valves operate with the same components as larger check valves but with each element scaled down considerably. Whereas the diameter of an industrial sized valve and attached piping could be as large as several feet, as the swing check valve can be, many miniature check valves boast diameters as small as a quarter inch.

Some miniature check valves weigh as little as 0.7 grams, though these are for extremely precise operations such as chemical or medical dispensing. However, the capabilities are still very impressive. The maximum operating pressure can be as high as 5,000 PSI, a value that exceeds many larger instruments. Miniature valves can also have a cracking point as low as 0.005 PSI, which means that the valve can be opened for operation even at extremely low pressures to accommodate lesser process streams. These miniature check valves, with both high and low pressure ratings, are extremely compact and easily installed in small piping. Non return valves of this nature accommodate the controlled transfer of fluid or gas in applications such as vacuums, ventilation systems, refrigeration, heating elements, cryogenics, medical, water treatment, flow meters, dental and mixing among others. These industries rely on miniature check valves to protect product and equipment from harmful backflows, the repercussions of which can be costly and dangerous. Miniature check valves are well suited to low resistance, high flow applications where they easily prevent pressure surges, cross-contamination and flooding. To reap these benefits it is important to install the valve properly with the correct orientation. Many check valve manufacturers etch or stamp directional indicators on the outer surface of the main body in order to prevent potentially damaging improper installation.


Although there are numerous types of miniature check valves widely available from retailers and manufacturers around the globe, the overall process is similar for each. The body of the valve is a cylindrical or spherical cavity that is inserted in the pipeline. A seat, or cross-sectional element with a central hole, is placed perpendicular to the pipeline in order to create a division between the upstream and downstream sides of the piping. An oversized stopper rests in the seat. This may be a ball, disc, piston or other apparatus. When fluid or gas flows at the optimal pressure, this stopper is lifted from the seat, creating a gap through which materials may flow. When the forward moving pressure drops and the downstream pressure increases, the stopper is quickly pushed back into place, creating a tight seal that prevents reverse flow. While metal valves made of materials such as stainless steel, aluminum and brass are popular, they may be more prone to leaking than plastic check valves, which offer slight deformation under pressure and therefore create a better seal. Other considerations for miniature check valves include maximum operating pressure and temperature, flow rates and overall dimensions which may vary considerable. It is important to consider these options and others with regards to intended use when selecting a miniature check valve.

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