Press Release Summary:
Series 60 process instrumentation ball valves feature spring-loaded valve seat that exerts constant pressure against ball providing reliable seal in low- and high-pressure conditions. Two-piece chevron, live-loaded packing helps prevent inboard and outboard leakage by compensating for changes in pressure and temperature. Sizes range from Â¼-2 in. and 6-25 mm with variety of handle and vent port options available.
Original Press Release:
Swagelok® Process Instrumentation Ball Valves Provide Leak-Tight Seal in Low- And High-Pressure Systems
SOLON, Ohio (April 15, 2003)- A spring-loaded valve seat exerts constant pressure against the ball of Swagelok 60 series ball valves, providing a reliable seal in low- and high-pressure conditions. A 2-piece chevron, live-loaded packing helps prevent inboard and outboard leakage by compensating for changes in pressure and temperature.
Swagelok 60 series ball valves are available in sizes from ¼ to 2 in. and 6 to 25 mm, with a variety of handle and vent port options, as well as remote actuation options. Available end connections include Swagelok tube fitting, pipe thread, Swagelok VCO® and VCR® face seal fitting, TS sanitary fitting and weld.
Special application 60 series ball valves are also available: steam service, thermal service, fire series, chlorine series, low-temperature service, as well as all-welded and quad-seal packed valves.
Headquartered in Solon, Ohio, U.S.A., Swagelok Company is a major developer and manufacturer of fluid system component technologies for the research, analytical instrumentation, process instrumentation, pharmaceutical, oil and gas, power, petrochemical and semiconductor industries. Swagelok products are delivered through one of the world's largest manufacturing and industrial distribution networks. More than 25 Swagelok manufacturing, research, technical support and distribution facilities support a global network of more than 200 independent, local sales and service centers on six continents. For more information about Swagelok, visit the company's Web site at www.swagelok.com.