AB-QM™ Pressure Independent Control Valves



The AB-QM is a Pressure Independent Control Valve (PICV). Together with an actuator it functions as a control valve and it has an integrated balancing function.

The AB-QM is a high quality product that is manufactured with a high precision. That means it will give you accurate control independent of the circumstances in the HVAC system.


AB-QM™ Pressure Independent Control Valves

Technical data



Code No.Size
(In.)
DescriptionFlow Range
(GPM)
Connection

AB-QM

003Z0332 ½"Required minimum ΔP 5 psi1.0 - 5.0 GPMMale G, NPSM
003Z0333 ¾"Required minimum ΔP 5 psi1.5 - 7.5 GPMMale G, NPSM
003Z0334 1"Required minimum ΔP 5 psi2.4 - 12 GPMMale G, NPSM
003Z0335 1¼"Required minimum ΔP 5 psi3.5 - 17.5 GPMMale G, NPSM
003Z0707 8"Required minimum ΔP 4 psi335.0 - 836.0 GPMISO Flange, PN16
003Z0708 10"Required minimum ΔP 4 psi493.0 - 1232.0 GPMISO Flange, PN16
003Z0715 5"High flow, Required minimum ΔP 8.7 psi211.0 - 528.0 GPMISO Flange, PN16
003Z0716 6"High flow, Required minimum ΔP 8.7 psi403.0 - 1008.0 GPMISO Flange, PN16
003Z0717 8"High flow, Required minimum ΔP 8.7 psi440.0 - 1100.0 GPMISO Flange, PN16
003Z0718 10"High flow, Required minimum ΔP 8.7 psi652.0 - 1629.0 GPMISO Flange, PN16
003Z0780 1½"2nd Generation Neck, Required minimum ΔP 4 psi7.0 - 33.0 GPMMale G NPSM, with P/T Plugs
003Z0781 2"2nd Generation Neck, Required minimum ΔP psi22.0 - 55.0 GPMMale G NPSM, with P/T Plugs
003Z0783 2½"Required minimum ΔP 4 psi34.0 - 85.0 GPMANSI Flange
003Z0784 3"Required minimum ΔP 4 psi48.0 - 120.0 GPMANSI Flange
003Z0785 4"Required minimum ΔP 4 psi66.0 - 165.0 GPMANSI Flange
003Z0905 5"Required minimum ΔP 4 psi158.0 - 395.0 GPMANSI Flange
003Z0906 6"Required minimum ΔP 4 psi256.0 - 640.0 GPMANSI Flange
003Z1252 ½" Required minimum ΔP 2.3 psi0.25 - 1.2 GPMG ¾
003Z1321 ½" New Flow Adjustment. Required minimum ΔP 5 psi.0.25 - 1.2 GPMMale G, NPSM
003Z1332 ½"New Flow Adjustment. Required minimum ΔP 5 psi.1.0 - 5 GPMMale G, NPSM
003Z1333 ¾"New Flow Adjustment. Required minimum ΔP 5 psi.1.0 - 5 GPMMale G, NPSM
003Z1334 1"New Flow Adjustment. Required minimum ΔP 5 psi.2.4 - 12 GPMMale G, NPSM
003Z1335 1¼"New Flow Adjustment. Required minimum ΔP 5 psi.3.5 - 17.5 GPMMale G, NPSM


Documentation





Application sheets
 
AB-QM Line piping dwg - VAA7A122
ABQM line piping schem- VAA7A122.pdf (0.1 Mb), Literature number: VAA7A122, Language: US English, Release date: 26/01 2012
 
AB-QM piping appl dwg - VAA7B122
AB-QM Reheat Coil Piping- VAA7B122.pdf (0.1 Mb), Literature number: VAA7B122, Language: US English, Release date: 26/01 2012
 


Case Stories
 
AB-QM Valves Raise Profits for CUBO Organic Poultry Farmer VZA7N122
DanfossCaseStudy_CUBOPoultryFarm.pdf (0.6 Mb), Literature number: VZA7N122, Language: US English, Release date: 26/05 2015
 
High-End Renovation Project yields High-End Climate Solutions (Waldorf Astoria Hotel)
VZA7F202_Waldorf_Sep2014.pdf (0.5 Mb), Literature number: VZA7F222, Language: US English, Release date: 27/05 2015
 
Hydronic Analyzer Tests Prove Significant Savings in Malaysian Hotel VZA7S122
VZA7S122_Malaysia_Hotel_Sep2014.pdf (0.4 Mb), Literature number: VZA7S122, Language: US English, Release date: 11/06 2015
 
Keeping it Cool in Downtown Dubai, Burj Khalifa, VZA7T122
VZA7T122_Dubai_Claren_Sep2014.pdf (0.2 Mb), Literature number: VZA7T122, Language: US English, Release date: 11/06 2015
 
Monumental Energy Savings in Cooling System, Consplant Tower VZA7Q122
VZA7Q122_Consplant_Tower_Malaysia_Sep2014.pdf (0.2 Mb), Literature number: VZA7Q122, Language: US English, Release date: 11/06 2015
 
NA AB-QM Project References
NA - Project References 10-12-VZA7B122.pdf (0.4 Mb), Literature number: VZA7B122, Language: US English, Release date: 29/05 2012
 
Rochester Institute of Technolopy (RIT) Case study VZA7D222
RIT Case Study.pdf (0.4 Mb), Literature number: VZA7D222, Language: US English, Release date: 27/05 2015
 
Second Life for One-Pipe Heating System in Moscow, Russia VZA7U122
VZA7U122_Moscow_Russia_Sep2014.pdf (0.6 Mb), Literature number: VZA7U122, Language: US English, Release date: 11/06 2015
 
Sky-High Comfort, the Sustainable Way, Sky Tower VZA7R122
VZA7R122_Sky_Tower_Poland_Sep2014.pdf (0.3 Mb), Literature number: VZA7R122, Language: US English, Release date: 11/06 2015
 
The Park - Small Valves Introduce Big Changes to Building Efficiency and Occupant Comfort VZA70122
Danfoss Case Study The Park.pdf (0.2 Mb), Literature number: VZA7O122, Language: US English, Release date: 26/05 2015
 


Data sheet
 
AB-QM Datasheet
VDA7G122.pdf (2.8 Mb), Literature number: VDA7G122, Language: US English, Release date: 24/04 2016
 
AB-QM Thermostatic Operators- VDCVU122
AB-QM thermostatic op DS- VDCVU122.pdf (0.2 Mb), Literature number: VDCVU122, Language: US English, Release date: 03/02 2012
 
AME 10 and 13 Actuator Datasheet VDCVX422
AME_10_13_Datasheet_VDCVX422_6_16.pdf (0.2 Mb), Literature number: VDCVX422, Language: US English, Release date: 27/06 2016
 
AME 25 SU/SD Actuator Datasheet VDHUA322
AME25_Datasheet_ VDHUA322_6_2016.pdf (0.2 Mb), Literature number: VDHUA322, Language: US English, Release date: 27/06 2016
 
AME 55QM Actuator Datasheet VDHUB322
AME55QM_Datasheet_VDHUB322_6_16.pdf (0.2 Mb), Literature number: VDHUB322, Language: US English, Release date: 27/06 2016
 
AMV 10 and 13 Actuator Datasheet VDCVY322
AMV_10_13_Datasheet_VDCVY322_6_16.pdf (0.2 Mb), Literature number: VDCVY322, Language: US English, Release date: 27/06 2016
 
AMV435 Actuator Datasheet VDHUT122
AMV435_Actuator_Datasheet_VDHUT122_A_6_16.pdf (0.7 Mb), Literature number: VDHUT122, Language: US English, Release date: 28/06 2016
 
Battery Backup for AME 55QM & 85QM- VDHUD122
AM-PBU backup DS- VDHUD122.pdf (0.2 Mb), Literature number: VDHUD122, Language: US English, Release date: 03/02 2012
 
TWA-Z thermo-actuator- VDCVT222
TWA-Z DS- VDCVT2222.pdf (0.1 Mb), Literature number: VDCVT222, Language: US English, Release date: 19/04 2012
 


Instruction
 
AB-QM (½” to 1¼” )
VIA7H222_AB-QM_DN 10-32_USA.pdf (1.0 Mb), Literature number: VIA7H222, Language: US English, Release date: 17/08 2015
 
AB-QM (DN 10-32) Setting tool - Gen.2011
VIBPG100_AB-QM setting tool.pdf (0.8 Mb), Literature number: VIBPG100, Language: No text, Release date: 28/11 2011
 
AB-QM Adapters
VIBPH100_Adapter_AME15QM.pdf (0.7 Mb), Literature number: VIBPH100, Language: No text, Release date: 06/08 2013
 
AB-QM handle (DN 125-150)
VIBPB200_AB-QM_HANDLE_DN125-250.pdf (0.2 Mb), Literature number: VIBPB200, Language: No text, Release date: 28/11 2011
 
AB-QM handle (DN 40-100)
VIBPA300_AB-QM_handle_DN40-100.pdf (0.1 Mb), Literature number: VIBPA300, Language: No text, Release date: 27/05 2009
 
AB-QM handle, DN 40-100 (gen.2011)
VIBPF100_AB-QM_handle_DN40-100_gen2011.pdf (0.2 Mb), Literature number: VIBPF100, Language: No text, Release date: 28/11 2011
 
Adapter AB-QM/AME 13SU
VIBPC200_ADAPTER-AB-AME13SU.pdf (0.2 Mb), Literature number: VIBPC200, Language: No text, Release date: 26/01 2010
 
Adapter for AB-QM (Gen. 2011)/AME 13 SU
VIBPE100_Adapter AB-QM gen.2011_AME 13SU.pdf (0.3 Mb), Literature number: VIBPE100, Language: No text, Release date: 22/06 2011
 
AME 435QM (quick guide)
VICVG200_AME435QM.pdf (0.8 Mb), Literature number: VICVG200, Language: No text, Release date: 31/08 2016
 
Insulation AB-QM DN 15-25(32)
VIBPJ100_insulation_AB-QM_DN15-32__20-3-2014.pdf (0.6 Mb), Literature number: VIBPJ100, Language: No text, Release date: 20/03 2014
 
Locking ring AB-QM (DN 10-32)
VIBPK200_Locking_ring_AB-QM_DN10-32.pdf (1.3 Mb), Literature number: VIBPK200, Language: No text, Release date: 15/04 2014
 
Spare part - AB-QM DN 65-100 (old gen.)
VIC6E200_AB-QM_DN65-100.pdf (0.6 Mb), Literature number: VIC6E200, Language: No text, Release date: 03/01 2012
 
Stem adapter AB-QM
VIC5V100-AB-QM adapter.pdf (0.1 Mb), Literature number: VIC5V100, Language: No text, Release date: 30/06 2005
 
Stroke limiter TWA-Z & AB-QM/AB-PM (Gen. 2011)
VIBPD200_AB-QM stroke limiter gen.2011.pdf (0.5 Mb), Literature number: VIBPD200, Language: No text, Release date: 10/05 2012
 


Leaflet
 
AB-QM - perfect control and balance in one valve
AB-QM_Letter_US_VBC6C122.pdf (1.1 Mb), Literature number: VBC6C122, Language: US English, Release date: 17/01 2008
 
AB-QM Hospital Brochure VBA7O122
AB-QM Hospital Brochure-web-VBA7O122-2.pdf (2.3 Mb), Literature number: VBA7O122, Language: US English, Release date: 23/06 2015
 
AB-QM- Hospital Flyer- VBA7F122
ABQM Hospital Flyer 2012-VBA7F122.pdf (0.3 Mb), Literature number: VBA7F122, Language: US English, Release date: 24/02 2012
 
AB-QM University Brochure, VBA7P122
AB-QM University Brochure-small.pdf (0.8 Mb), Literature number: VBA7P122, Language: US English, Release date: 05/11 2015
 
Comfort taken to another level - image brochure
Danfoss_US_imagebrochure_VBC6D122.pdf (1.2 Mb), Literature number: VBC6D122, Language: US English, Release date: 17/01 2008
 
Design Center Flyer VBA7Q122
Design Center Flyer_Interactive.pdf (0.4 Mb), Literature number: VBA7Q122, Language: US English, Release date: 05/11 2015
 
NovoCon® S Digital Actuator Brochure
VBA7N122_NovoCon_Brochure_12p_EN_Jan_2016_2.pdf (3.0 Mb), Literature number: VBA7N122, Language: US English, Release date: 08/04 2016
 


Misc Commercials
 
AB-QM Million Reasons Brochure VRA7A222
ABQM_Million_Reasons_Brochure_VRA7A222_May2015_WEB.pdf (4.2 Mb), Literature number: VRA7A222, Language: US English, Release date: 27/04 2015
 


Press Articles
 
Delta T for Texas As Seen in Engineered Systems Magazine VØA7I122
VØA7I122 Delta_T_For_Texas.pdf (0.3 Mb), Literature number: VØA7I122, Language: US English, Release date: 01/07 2015
 
Houston Methodist Hospital Gains Energy & Performance Benefit from Improved Chilled_Water Delta-T
HTS_Methodist_Hospital_Gains_Energy_Performance.pdf (0.2 Mb), Literature number: VØA7G122, Language: US English, Release date: 27/05 2015
 
PICVs & VRFs: Two Sides of the Same Coin VØA7H122
VØA7H122_RSES_Journal_Article_PICVs_and_VRFs.pdf (0.6 Mb), Literature number: VØA7H122, Language: US English, Release date: 11/06 2015
 


Submittal sheets
 
AB-QM Basic specification sheet- VLA7G122
ABQM Basic Spec Sheet 1_2012- VLA7G122.pdf (0.1 Mb), Literature number: VLA7G122, Language: US English, Release date: 26/01 2012
 
AB-QM Spec sheet comprehensive- VLA7F122
ABQM Spec Sheet- VLA7F122_2012.pdf (0.1 Mb), Literature number: VLA7F122, Language: US English, Release date: 26/01 2012
 
AB-QM Valve 1/2" to 1-1/4" Submittal VLA7D122
ABQM 2nd gen .5 thru 1.25 submittal- VLA7D222.pdf (0.2 Mb), Literature number: VLA7D222, Language: US English, Release date: 21/07 2015
 
AB-QM Valve 2nd gen 1.5" to 2" Submittal VLC6C222
ABQM 2nd gen 1.5 thru 2 submittal - VLC6C222.pdf (0.1 Mb), Literature number: VLC6C222, Language: US English, Release date: 03/01 2012
 
AB-QM Valve ANSI 2.5 to 4 Submittal VLA7A322
ABQM ANSI 2nd Gen 2.5 thru 4 submittal - VLA7A322.pdf (0.1 Mb), Literature number: VLA7A322, Language: US English, Release date: 04/03 2013
 
AB-QM Valve ANSI 5" and 6" Submittal VLA7I122
ABQM ANSI 5 and 6 submittal - VLA7I122.pdf (0.1 Mb), Literature number: VLA7I122, Language: US English, Release date: 25/04 2012
 
AB-QM Valve High Flow ISO 5" to 10" Submittal VLA7C222
ABQM ISO HF 5 - 10 submittal - VLA7C222.pdf (0.2 Mb), Literature number: VLA7C222, Language: US English, Release date: 21/07 2015
 
AB-QM Valve High Flow ISO Flange Submittal VLA7H122
AB-QM ISO Flange Submittal 5_10- VLA7H122.pdf (0.1 Mb), Literature number: VLA7H122, Language: US English, Release date: 19/03 2012
 
AB-QM Valve ISO 8" and 10" Submittal VLA7J122
ABQM ISO 8 and 10 submittal - VLA7J122.pdf (0.1 Mb), Literature number: VLA7J122, Language: US English, Release date: 25/06 2012
 
AB-QM Valve Low Flow Submittal VLA7E222
ABQM Low Flow valve submittal- VLA7E222.pdf (0.1 Mb), Literature number: VLA7E222, Language: US English, Release date: 21/07 2015
 
AME 10 Motor Actuator Submittal VLHUS222
AME10_SUBMITTAL_VLHUS222_6_16.pdf (0.3 Mb), Literature number: VLHUS222, Language: US English, Release date: 21/06 2016
 
AME 25 SU_SD Actuator Submittal VLHUE122
AME25_SU_SD_Submittal_VLHUE122_6_2016.pdf (0.4 Mb), Literature number: VLHUE122, Language: US English, Release date: 21/06 2016
 
AME13 SU/SD Actuator Submittal VLHUD222
AME13_SU_SD_Submittal_VLHUD222.pdf (0.4 Mb), Literature number: VLHUD222, Language: US English, Release date: 21/06 2016
 
AME55QM actuator submittal VLHUH122
AME55QM Submittal_VLHUH122_6_16.pdf (0.3 Mb), Literature number: VLHUH122, Language: US English, Release date: 21/06 2016
 
AMV 10 Actuator Submittal Actuator VLHUT222
AMV10_Submittal_VLHUT222_6_16.pdf (0.3 Mb), Literature number: VLHUT222, Language: US English, Release date: 21/06 2016
 
AMV13 SU/SD Actuator sSubmittal VLHUK222
AMV13_SU_SD_Submittal_VLHUK222_6_16.pdf (0.4 Mb), Literature number: VLHUK222, Language: US English, Release date: 21/06 2016
 
AMV435 Actuator Submittal VLHUG122
AMV435_Submittal_VLHUG122_A_6_16.pdf (0.4 Mb), Literature number: VLHUG122, Language: US English, Release date: 21/06 2016
 


Technical papers
 
AB-QM Specification Sheet
VFC6L222_AB-QM_Specs.pdf (0.1 Mb), Literature number: VFC6L222, Language: US English, Release date: 07/01 2011
 


Linked Products



082F1150 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.The ABN A5 on/off thermal is used with AB-QM valve sizes ½” to 1¼” for various applications. The actuator can be controlled with an on/off or PWM controller which is provided either by a room thermostat or by a central direct digital control (DDC) system.
082F1151 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.
082F1154 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.
082F1156 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.
082F1157 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.
082F1160 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.The ABNM A5 0-10V thermal actuator is used with 1/2" to 1-1/4" AB-QM valves. Features include compact size and a simple snap-on installation.
082F1161 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.
082F1163 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.
082F1165 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.
082G1453 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.The AME 85QM is a modulating electronic actuator utilized for AB-QM valves for 8” and 10” sizes. This low voltage powered actuator automatically adapts its stroke to valve end positions reducing setup time.
082H0171 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.AME 435 QM actuator for modulating control is used AB-QM from 1 1/2" to 4".
082H3078 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.The AME 55QM is a modulating electronic actuator utilized for AB-QM valves for 5” and 6” sizes. This low voltage powered actuator automatically adapts its travel to valve end positions reducing setup time.
082H8048 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.
082H8056 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.Compact sized gear motor actuator used with 1/2" to 1-1/4" AB-QM valves.
082H8057 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.
082H8060 Various sizes and ranges of actuators specifically designed for use with AB-QM valves for both heating and cooling applications.