AKV electric expansion valves

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Boost the daily operation of your refrigeration system

The Danfoss AKV electric expansion valve is ideal for use in food retail refrigeration solutions for safe and reliable operation.

The AKV valve presents a number of advantages to boost the daily operation of your refrigeration system, among others:

  • Precise temperature control for high food quality
  • Long service life (>50 million cycles)
  • Easy to service, low maintenance costs
  • Automatic valve closing during power failure

Features and benefits

Reliability with Low leakage risk

Robustness with long life time

Integrate into ADAP-KOOL® system to optimize the operation

Easy to service

Full refrigerant compatibility


Type Name Language Valid for Updated Download File type
Data sheet Electric expansion valve, type AKV 15 and AKV 20 English Multiple 15 Feb, 2023 12.8 MB .pdf
Installation guide Electric Expansion Valve, types AKV 15 / AKVA 15 - 068R9551 English Multiple 15 Apr, 2013 653.3 KB .pdf
Data sheet Spare parts and accessories - electronic expansion valve, type AKV 10, 15, and 20 English Multiple 24 Nov, 2016 358.1 KB .pdf


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    AKVA electric expansion valve

    AKVA electric expansion valves are designed for ammonia refrigeration systems and can be used as both an expansion valve and solenoid valve in some applications. Danfoss recommends pairing AKVA valves with an ADAP-KOOL® electronic controller.