AKVP – electric expansion valve for food retail applications

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Electric expansion valve for food retail applications

The Danfoss AKVP electric expansion valve is ideal for use in food retail refrigeration solutions for safe and reliable operation. The AKVP embodies a number of advantages to ensure food safety and reduce operating expenses, both in terms of service and energy expense. 

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Features and benefits

Robustness with long life-time

System reliability with low leakage risk and solenoid tight closure when power is cut

Ease of service

System energy optimization (MSS, ALC), remote monitoring, fault detection, and adaptive defrosting when paired with the ADAP-KOOL® suite of electronic controllers

Reduced complexity, compatible with CO2 and HFC refrigerants

Soft Pulse operation

Infographic sample on the AKV valve

Introducing the AKVP Electric Expansion Valve

The new and improved AKVP with future-proof technology takes simplicity and safety to the next level. Together with the intelligent ADAP-KOOL® controllers, you get the market's most energy saving solution.


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Installation guide Electric expansion valve Types AKV 10P, AKV 10PS Arabic (AE); Bulgarian; Czech; Danish; German; Greek (modern); English; Spanish, Castilian; Estonian; Persian; Finnish; French; Irish; Hebrew (modern); Hindi; Croatian; Hungarian; Indonesian; Icelandic; Italian; Japanese; Kazakh; Korean; Lithuanian; Latvian; Macedonian; Norwegian Bokmål; Dutch, Flemish; Polish; Portuguese; Romanian, Moldavian, Moldovan; Russian; Slovak; Slovenian; Serbian (RS); Swedish; Tamil; Thai; Turkish; Ukrainian; Vietnamese; Chinese (CN) Multiple 13 May, 2022 1.1 MB .pdf
Data sheet Electric expansion valve, type AKV 10P and AKV 10PS English Multiple 19 Jan, 2024 12.2 MB .pdf
Brochure Save energy and protect the environment with CO2 solutions - Special version for Food Retail English Multiple 19 Apr, 2024 15.9 MB .pdf
Brochure Smart Store Brochure English Multiple 05 Oct, 2022 23.8 MB .pdf
Installation guide Spare parts for electric expansion valve Types AKV 10P, AKV 10PS (AKV 10 / AKVH 10 retrofit) German; English; Spanish, Castilian; French; Italian; Portuguese; Russian; Chinese (CN) Multiple 08 Jun, 2022 4.3 MB .pdf

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A photo with a lot of grey and then all the way to the right is an animation of the AKV valve

AKVP animation video

Learn more about the working principle of the new AKVP electric expansion valve and get an overview of key functionalities such as: soft-pulse technology, minimum stable superheat (MSS) algorithm, fault detection and adaptive defrost.