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03-08-2006, 02:18 PM
I have a air unit that i will be installing soon, I am going to replace the TXV on this unit at the time, the valve is a sporland DAE-5-L what does the L on the end of the part # designate, I can get a C from our local supply the C is for medium temp, i will be running this unit at about 60 degrees so i do not really need meduim temp. just a ?

03-08-2006, 10:54 PM
Hi Jerry

According to the Sporlan documents available here:-

your valve designation of DAE-5-L means this:-

D = FPT or socket weld body
A = R717
E = External equalizer
5 = TR duty
L = Thermostatic charge, L is the only one available for R717.

Hope this helps,