The Series BV2M is the economical choice for high quality, stainless steel ball valves for use in chemical, petrochemical, pulp and paper, and general applications. The Series BV2M body and endcaps are constructed of investment cast stainless steel, while the stem is 316SS. Seats and body seals are 15% glass reinforced TFE, providing broad media compatibility and bubble tight shutoff to 1000 psig (69 bar). Internally loaded, blowout-proof stem provides safety in the event of overpressure. Full port design allows for maximum Cv with minimal pressure drop. Integral actuator mounting pads allow for ease of automation.