Knife Gate Valve Pneumatic Double Acting
This knife gate valve has a cast iron body, 304 stainless steel blade with EPDM seal and is fitted a pneumatic double acting cylinder to control the opening and closing of the valve. Available to flanges PN10/16 others on request.
This valve is unidirectional and has an arrow indicating the direction of flow cast into the body, although if using with dry solids in a gravity fed application, then the arrow should be installed against the flow. This valve provides high flow rates with low pressure drops due to its design. Suitable for liquids with a maximum of 5% suspended solids.
This valve is suitable for the following applications:
These valves are manufactured according to the following standards.
Machinery Directive: DIR 2006/42/EC (Machinery)
Pressure Equipment Directive: DIR 97/23/EC (PED) Art.3, P.3
Potential Explosive Atmospheres Directive: DIR 94/9/EC (ATEX) Cat.3 Zone 2 and 22 GD
Working Pressure and Temperatures
Working Temperature: 0°C to +90°C
Maximum Working Pressures: up to 6" 10 bar, 8" 8 bar, 10" and 12" 6 bar