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    Why Choosing Sanitary Valve Rather Than Industrial Valve

    A valve is a device that regulates, directs or controls the flow of a fluid (gases, liquids, fluidized solids, or slurries) by opening, closing, or partially obstructing various passageways. Currently, most valves in the market are industrial valves, but sanitary valves do have their own advantages in some specific industries. Read on and find the difference between these two types of valves. As the name implies, the sanitary valves refer to those which meet the health standards, food standard and medical standard. The valve body shall meet the hygienic standard of stainless steel and all contact parts with the medium shall be mirror polished, both polishing and cleanliness are subject…

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    Sanitary Double Check Valve-An Overview

    What is a check valve? A check valve, or a one-way valve, is a valve that normally allows fluid (liquid or gas) to flow through it in only one direction. It is a type of two-port valves. In other words, it has two openings in the body, one for fluid to enter and the other for fluid to leave. There are various types of check valves used in a wide variety of applications. The check valve is available in a wide range of sizes and costs, check valves generally are very small, simple, or inexpensive. Check valve work automatically and most are not controlled by a person or any external…

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    Two Basic Types of Butterfly Valve: Lug & Wafer

    About butterfly valve Butterfly valves have been around for a long time and have been used more and more widely in various industries since the 1930s when they first came out. Butterfly valves are usually made of cast iron and their name is based on the function of their discs. There are several different types of butterfly valves, but there are always two basic types of butterfly valves — lug and wafer. Butterfly valves are classified as “quarter turn” valves. The valve can be opened or closed by rotating the metal disk of the butterfly valve a quarter turn. When the butterfly valve is fully open, the fluid is allowed…

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    Comparison between floating ball valve and Trunnion ball valve

    What is a ball valve? A ball valve is a one-way valve that is opened and closed by pressure on a ball which fits into a cup-shaped opening. Generally, a ball valve has two entries, but there is also 3-way ball valve, as shown below. A 3-way ball valve has three entries. It may have an L or a T design as shown in the picture below. Depending on your own requirement, you can arrange the entries of the 3-way ball valve in the following three-way. 1. One inlet and two distribute 2. One inlet and one outlet with diverting a flow 3. Straight pass the fluid without No inlet…

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    Sanitary Valves for Industrial Perfume Manufacturing

    Perfume is one of our important cosmetics, both for women and men. It is a mixture of fragrant essential oils or aroma compounds, fixatives and solvents sprayed on the clothes, handkerchiefs or hairline to give a pleasant aroma. But do you have any idea about how the perfume is made? Generally, once the designers got the raw material they need for their perfume, they can start to make their perfume. The manufacturers distill the raw materials to get the essential oil and mix the essential oil with a designed percentage. Then, they need to add some alcohol products to ensure the high quality of the perfume. Perfume preparation in laboratory…

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    Sanitary Valves: The Best Choice For Food Industry

    In the process of food manufacturing, antiseptic equipment, including valves used by quality control personnel to simply and safely transport liquids in pipelines and vessels, are vital to make sure the security of the food as well as its consumers. Therefore, sanitary valves are far more preferred in food industry than common industrial valves. What does “sanitary” means? Sanitary means “clean and not dangerous for your health or protecting health by removing dirt and waste”. Since we consume food into our body, the safety of the food is directly related to human health. Sanitary valve used in food processing can reduce the possibility of contamination from harmful pathogens, during transportation.…

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    How to Maintain the Sanitary Diaphragm Valves?

    In the previous article An Overview of Diaphragm Valves, you have already known what the diaphragm valve is. Its opening and closing part is a piece of the diaphragm made of soft material, which is used to separate the body cavity, cover cavity and the drive parts. Sanitary diaphragm valves is a special type of diaphragm valve which has higher specifications and is safer and more hygienic. The main material of sanitary diaphragm valves is stainless steel. Although the stainless steel sanitary diaphragm valve has a better performance than the ordinary valve, one thing similar is that all kinds of valves have a service life and maintenance cycle. Regular maintenance…

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    Everything About Sanitary Valves

    If you want to read one article to know everything about sanitary valve, then read this one. This article includes the most interesting and helpful posts about sanitary valves in our website. Here you can find short and concise posts, which give you the knowledge about valves without costing you too much time! Here you can see things clearly and lively with videos and gifs! What are the sanitary valves? To be short, sanitary valve is a special type of valves. The difference is that sanitary valve has a higher manufacturing standard that he part of the valve in contact with the medium is usually made of 304SS or 316…

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    Basic types of sanitary valves

    Similarly with ordinary valves, sanitary valves can be categorized into sanitary sanitary butterfly valve, ball valve, sanitary check valve and so on. Sanitary butterfly valve Sanitary butterfly valve is a special type of sanitary valve because of its charming name. It gets its name due to its similar appearance with the butterfly. The structure of sanitary valve is simple. It controls the flow by rotating about the axis in the cylindrical passage of the butterfly valve body. When the disc reaches 90°, the valve is fully open; and when the disc reaches 0°, the valve is closed. Sanitary ball valve Sanitary ball valve is a common type in our life…

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    An overview of Diaphragm Valves

    The diaphragm valve, structurally different from the general valve, is a special type of shut-off valve. Its opening and closing member is a diaphragm made of soft material (elastic, corrosion-resistant, non-permeable material such as rubber and plastic), which separates the valve body cavity from the bonnet cavity and the driving member. Diaphragm valves can be used for low pressure, low temperature, corrosive and suspended materials. They have the advantage of simple structure, good sealing and anti-corrosion performance, and low fluid resistance, so it is widely used in various fields. Diaphragm Valve Classification -According to the structure, there are ridge type, cut-off type, ram type, etc.; -According to the driving method,…