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DeZURIK KGO O-Port gate valves designed for difficult and abrasive media


March 12, 2017
By P&PC Staff

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Mar. 12, 2017 – DeZURIK says its KGO O-Port gate valves are designed to be used on virtually all types of liquids, slurries and dry materials, adding that they are specially constructed to handle high-consistency paper stock, wood chips and fly ash, as well as slurries with high solids content and highly viscous fluids.

Available in sizes 2-24 in. (50-600 mm), the KGO-CST valves feature a cast body rated to 150 psi CWP. Metal or resilient seats are available in 316 Stainless Steel, Terpolymer of Ethylene, Propylene and A Diene (EPDM), PTFE or Reinforced PTFE.
Hilton KGO-FAB valves (H-1500 Thru Port) are available in sizes 2-66 in. (50-1700 mm) with a variety of flange drillings, body materials, gate materials and hard facing options. They also feature a fully fabricated body. Unidirectional or bi-directional sealing is available as an option. In addition, multiple packing options, seat options and seat facing options are available to meet the most rigorous applications.

According to the company, the valves are suitable for high density cleaners, cyclones, trash dump valves and refiner bypass or isolation applications.