Schrader valve

[1] A bicycle tire valve similar to the type found on automobile tires. Also see Presta valve.
[2] A spring loaded valve, similar to a tire valve, located inside the service valve fitting to hold refrigerant in the system. Special adapters with built-in depressors must be used to attach service hoses to Schrader valves.
[3] Spring-loaded device which permits fluid flow in one direction when a center pin is depressed and in other direction when a pressure difference exists.

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  • valve — A device used to either open or close an opening to allow or prevent the flow of a liquid or gas from one place to another. There are many different types. See ABS relay valve accumultor valve air valve carburetor air control valve air gulp valve …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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