Pilot Operated Tank Heating with a Coil (Screwed)

Recommended installation for a pilot operated temperature controlled steam coil in a tank.

Pilot Operated Tank Heating with a Coil (Screwed)

Component Descriptions

Part Component Function
1 Separator to protect the installation from wet steam
2 Isolating Valve to isolate the installation from the steam supply
3 Strainer to protect the control valve from detritus
4 Control Valve to regulate the steam flow to the steam coil
5 Vacuum Breaker to prevent condensate backsyphoning
6 Air Vent to remove air from the system automatically
7 Isolating Valve to isolate the coil for maintenance purposes
8 - 12 inc. Separator Trap Set  
13 - 17 inc. Steam Coil Trap Set  
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Table of Parts

Part   Component Bronze Cast iron SG iron Steel Stainless steel Product details
1 Separator   S2 S1 S5 S6 Separators & Insulation Jackets
2, 7, 8, 12, 16, 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
3, 9, 13 Strainer Fig 1 or 12 Fig 13 Fig 12SG Fig 14 Fig 16 or 16L Strainers & Filters
4 Temperature Control Valve     37D     Self-acting Controls
10, 14 Ball Float Steam Trap with Monitor     IFT14     Steam Trap Performance Monitoring
11, 15 Check Valve LCV1     LCV2   Check Valves
5 Vacuum Breaker (screwed) VB14     VB21   Vacuum Breakers
6 Air Vent (screwed) AV13     AVC32   Air Vents & Air Eliminators
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