Bottom Loading Adaptor targets high-flow applications.

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Available in openable and non-openable versions, 891 Series API Adaptors conform to API RP-1004, ADR, and EN13083 specifications. Units include poppet seal that can be replaced without removing adaptor from tank, flat bottom design for minimal product retention, stainless steel internals, and Viton® GFLT seals. Adaptors are compatible with diesel, biodiesel, gasoline, ethanol, and methanol.



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New 891 API Bottom Loading Adaptor from Civacon



Designed as a direct replacement for 861 and 897 Series API Adaptors

Kansas City, MO - Civacon, a division of OPW Fluid Transfer Group and a leading provider of cargo tank components and systems, is pleased to announce the availability of the new 891 Series API Bottom Loading Adaptor, the API with the highest flow rate currently on the market. Recognizing the crucial role bottom-loading adaptors play in any bottom-loading system, Civacon has precision engineered and designed the 891 Series for long, dependable operation in high-flow applications

The 891 Series is a direct replacement for Civacon's 861 and 897 Series API Bottom Loading Adaptors, and all competitors bottom-loading adaptors. The new 891 API conforms to API RP-1004, ADR and EN13083 specifications and is available in both openable and non-openable versions, all of which are compatible with diesel, biodiesel, gasoline, ethanol and methanol. Other features and benefits include a poppet seal that can be replaced without removing the API from the tank; a computer-designed cam profile; a flat bottom design for minimal product retention; Viton® GFLT seals that are compatible with fuels and additives; stainless-steel internals; a design that minimizes pressure drop; and super-smooth lever action.

Four unique product styles are available:

o 891A: Openable API adaptor with aluminum handle, two-piece body and hard-coated nose piece

o 891BA: Openable API adaptor with aluminum handle, sight glass, two-piece body and hard-coated nose piece

o 891N: Non-openable API adaptor with two-piece design and hard-coated nose piece

o 891NB: Non-openable API adaptor with sight glass, two-piece design and hard-coated nose piece

For more information on Civacon and its products, please call (888) 526-5657 or e-mail: info@civacon.com or visit www.civacon.com.

Civacon is the world's leading provider of cargo tank components and systems designed for the safe, profitable handling and transporting of hazardous bulk products. Civacon is part of OPW Fluid Transfer Group. Organized in 1998 and part of Dover Corporation, OPW Fluid Transfer Group is comprised of six market-leading operating companies - each dedicated to designing, manufacturing and distributing world class solutions that assist in the safe handling and transporting of hazardous bulk products. The Group is comprised of OPW Engineered Systems, Midland Manufacturing, Civacon/Knappco, Sure Seal and OPW Fluid Transfer Group - Europe. For more information, visit www.civacon.com or www.opw-ftg.com.

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