Press Release Summary:
Available in stainless steel or nickel alloys, Model TCI-02 has no crevices for product built-up, making it suited for pharmaceutical and other contamination-sensitive processes. Self-draining in CIP applications, assembly also withstands autoclave conditions. Hinge design with spring-assist minimizes lift below 20 lb, while safety lock secures cover at 110Â° in open position. Standard diameters range from 14-36 in. No tools are required to tighten cover.
Original Press Release:
Sanitary-Design Manway Serves Applications to 125 PSIG
A new pressure manway, designed specifically for sanitary service, serves applications up to 125 PSIG. Manufactured by Tank Components Industries, a division of L.J. Star Inc. the new TCI-02 Manway has no crevices for product build-up. It is ideal for pharmaceutical and other contamination-sensitive processes.
The TCI-02 is available in either stainless steel or nickel alloys and features full penetration weld on the cover and upper flange. It is entirely self-draining in CIP applications and the entire assembly withstands autoclave conditions. An innovative hinge design with spring-assist reduces lift below 20 Ibs. while a safety lock secures the cover at 110 degrees in the open position. Standard diameters range from 14 to 36 inches.
Other special features include:
o Integral lower flange eliminates welding of collar and flange reduces distortion during fabrication and enhances material integrity.
o O-rings are retained in the cover so they will not fall into the vessel when the cover is opened.
o Gasket materials are available in seven FDA and USP Class VI materials with certifications.
o No tools are required to tighten cover, 5/8-in and 3/4-in. wingknobs provide plenty of torque.
o A variable-position lug can rest at 36 degrees or lay flat and out of the way.
For additional information, contact Tank Components Industries 4520 West Kearney St. Ste 100 Springfield, MO 65803 Phone: 417-831-5100. FAX: 417-831-5445. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.