Suitable where the work environment must remain clear of dust. This valve provides total containment via an inflatable seal. Able to withstand temperatures as high as 350°C, it is available in a wide range of metals to better suit your product characteristics.
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Inflatable seal is available in all kinds of polymers to suit an array of materials ranging from abrasive dusts to food products.
The design of the seal self-compensates the valve while in use from friction.
Whether the material is flowing into a void or sits static in a column, the valve is intended to cut through and provide an air tight seal.
Valve has one moving part with a lubricated for life bearing and designed for low-maintenance. Replacement can be performed within an hour.
Tungsten Carbide or Teflon shell are offered for those whose materials are abrasive or cohesive.
Capable of maintaining a seal in 100% vacuum or even when there is a vacuum on one side of the valve and positive pressure on the other.