By Stuart Radnedge2013-12-03T11:19:00+00:00
CONCOA has introduced a new industrial pipeline regulator designed to exceed heavy heating and cutting pressure and flow requirements.
The 9940 series industrial regulator incorporates a new high-flow encapsulated soft seat, which has a low cracking pressure. This coupled with a large orifice size enhances the safety and productivity of low-pressure fuel gases. With adequate supply, this enables use of larger heating heads to maximise BTU output.
Configured with a 65mm neoprene diaphragm the 9940 provides stable pressure control. The 9940 incorporates CONCOA’s proven capsule technology [max inlet 450 PSIG (30 BAR)]. The encapsulated seat provides a high cycle life due to the integral positive pin stop that prevents the seat from being deformed. CONCOA’s capsule seat technology also surrounds the seat with a 55-micron sintered filter to prevent debris from damaging the seat. The encapsulated seat is a CONCOA innovation that combines ten to twelve seat components into one assembly, which extends the service life of the regulator.
The 9940 offers excellent flow capacity with a Cv of .45. Outlet pressure ranges offered are 0 -15, 40, and 200-psi. Compliant with CGA pipeline inlet and outlet connections, the 9940 series offers enhanced visibility for fuel, oxygen and inert gases. The 9940 series weighs just over 3.3lbs. (1.5kg).
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