Throwback 19 Years...

Val-Matic acquired the American-Darling Butterfly Valve line


Throwback to 19 years ago, Val-Matic acquired the American-Darling (American Flow Control) Butterfly Valve line. For over 90 years, the name American-Darling was synonymous with quality and dependability earning it respect and acceptance in the industry, features important to Val-Matic. Introduced in 1971, this butterfly valve had the advantage of a seat on disc design, allowing for field adjustment/replacement of the resilient seat with only a single tool. Originally up to a 96 inch flange the valve has been engineered up to 144 inch flange. The valve fully meets AWWA Standards C504 and C516 and is NSF/ANSI 61 certified for potable water and NSF/ANSI 372 certified lead free. The valve’s design and performance has been verified through proof of design testing and over 45 years of field proven experience in thousands of installations.

Check out our Butterfly Valve webpage here.

Author: Val-Matic