Summary Information (click on this NSN number for detailed information: 4820-00-001-1642)
Globe Valve, also referenced with federal logistics item name code 5485:
A valve with one inlet and one outlet connection with outlet flow parallel to inlet flow. the flow is controlled by the action of a stem which lifts the disk perpendicularly off the center axis of its seat. the stem is at a 90 degree (1.5708 radians) angle to axis of flow. excludes valve, stop-check; cock, shutoff, screw stem; and valve, solenoid.