Product News: Plant Furnishings & Accessories
Fast-Opening Closure suits pressure vessels.
Press Release Summary:
March 24, 2006 - Measuring more than 15 ft in dia, Rapidoor® accommodates heavy-duty tires used on off-highway and earthmoving and mining equipment. Closure has ID of 182 in. with 36 in. straight skirt to fit on 10 ft long rubber vulcanizer. Operating on horizontal side swing, left-hand hinge Rapidoor weighs 33,000 lb, but will open or close in less than 30 sec. Wedge-lock, breach action closure features locking ring that provides immediate, positive seal when rotating into locking position.
Original Press Release
WSF Industries Develops 15-ft. Diameter Rapidoor Fast-Opening Closure for Specialized Pressure Vessel
Press release date: March 22, 2006