Emergency portable valve operation
23 January 2013
The Easi-Drive portable valve actuator from Smith Flow Control provides wastewater treatment plants with emergency operation of valves in the event of a power failure. Easi- Drive can open or close electric actuated val
In the event of an outage, an operator can use Easi-Drive powered by an electric generator to make the required valve movements until power is restored.
Easi-Drive is a fully portable, lightweight and adaptable tool available in electric, pneumatic and battery powered modes. Suitable for all hazardous areas, Easi-Drive reduces work crew tasks down to oneman operation and eliminates operator fatigue and risk of injury.
The tool's reaction device protects the operator from the "kick" normally associated with a torque wrench.