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Item # 1240-3/8, 3/8" Grip Lever Tapered Disc Valve

Designed for fast opening. self-closing service in the control of steam, gas, or liquids at pressures to 200 pounds. Figure 1240 is designed for hand gripping and intended for air service. Figure 635 is designed for hand, cord, or chain operation. Lever s reversible and adjustable.

Seats and Discs
May be reground without removing valve from line. Integral seats.


Precise alignment of working pans assures tight closure of valve when lever is released.


Adjust to any point around axis of stem to provide direct free operation from any point.


Stainless steel. Securely holds disc to its seat in absence of pressure and assists in quick seating after opening.


Exceptionally resistant to wear, corrosion and embrittlement.

Stuffing Box

Prevents wasteful leakage around stem and eliminates the hazard of escaping gas or fluid.

Installation Note

Valves should be installed as indicated by flow direction arrow cast on side of body.

Specifications  · Principal Parts and Materials


Body Material



Grip Lever


3/8 in


200 lb

Dim. A

2 3/16 in

Dim. C

2 3/16 in

Dim. D

3 9/16 in

Dim. K

3 9/16 in

Dim. L

3 5/8 in


0.8 lb

Operating Temperature

550 ºF

Principal Parts and Materials
Part Fig Material ASTM
Body & Cap All S-1 Steam Bronze B61
Disc All S-1 Steam Bronze B61
Steam All Brass Rod 16
Spring All Stainless Steel #303 A313
Packing All JC168 Kevlar  

These Valves comply with ANSI B16.24 and MSS-SP-80


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