Patent Number: 6,293,515

Title: Electric valve universal retrofit configuration having misalignment correction

Abstract: A retrofittable electric valve operating mechanism is provided which can be attached to an existing manual valve configuration while still allowing the manual feature of the valve to be utilized in two different manners. The configuration includes features which allow for certain misalignment of elements lying along the drive path, and can be installed without disturbing the existing plumbing associated with the valve.

Inventors: Clark; Garry E. (Barrie, Ontario, CA)


International Classification: F01L 13/00 (20060101); F16K 31/05 (20060101); F16K 031/05 ()

Expiration Date: 09/25/2018