Multi-Platen Press

Recommended installation for trapping.

Multi-Platen Press

Component Descriptions

Part Component Function
1 Separator to protect the installation from wet steam
2 Isolation Valve to isolate the installation from the steam supply
3 Strainer to protect the control valve from detritus
4 Pressure Gauge to monitor the steam supply pressure to the reducing valve
5 Pressure Reducing Valve to reduce steam pressure to suit the platen press
6 Safety Valve to protect the downstream equipment from overpressure
7 Pressure Gauge to monitor the reduced steam pressure on the platen
8 Isolation Valve to set the reducing valce on no-load conditions
9 - 13 inc. Separator Trap Set  
14 Thermodynamic Steam Trap to drain the platen sections
15 Check Valve to prevent backflow of condensate into the platen sections
16 - 19 inc. Platen Steam Inlet Trap Set  
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Table of Parts

Part   Component Bronze Cast iron SG iron Steel Stainless steel Product details
1 Separator   S3   1808 or S5 1808 or S6 Separators & Insulation Jackets
2, 8 Bellows Sealed Stop Valve   BSA1 BSA2 BSA3   Bellows Sealed Stop Valves
3 Strainer (flanged) Fig 3 Fig 33 Fig 37SG Fig 34 Fig 36 Strainers & Filters
4, 7 Pressure Gauge 100mm diameter Spirax Sarco pressure gauge with 'U' or ring syphon pipe Pressure Gauges & Temperature Gauges
5 Pressure Reducing Valve     DP27E     Pressure Reducing & Surplussing Valves
6 Safety Valve   SV73 SV607 SV604 or SV74 SVL606 Safety Valves
9, 17 Isolating Valve Globe Type HV3     A3S   HV3 Stop Valves or Bellows Sealed Stop Valves
Piston Type       RP31   Piston Valves
Ball Type       M10 M10 Ball Valves
10, 19 Strainer (screwed) Fig 1 or 12 Fig 13 Fig 12SG Fig 14 Fig 16 or 16L Strainers & Filters
11 Ball Float Steam Trap with Monitor     IFT14     Steam Trap Performance Monitoring
12, 15, 17 Lift Check Valve LCV1       LCV2 Check Valves
14 Swivel Connector Thermodynamic Steam Trap with Monitor         IUTD30 Swivel Connectors & Traps
18 Thermodynamic Steam Trap with Monitor         ITD32 Steam Trap Performance Monitoring
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