The EK model knife gate is a uni-directional wafer valve designed for general industrial service applications. The design of the body and seat assures non-clogging shutoff on suspended solids in industries such as:
DN 50 to DN 800 (larger diameters on
DN 50 to DN 250: 10 kg/cm²
DN 300 to DN 400: 6 kg/cm²
DN 450: 5 kg/cm²
DN 500 to DN 600: 4 kg/cm²
DN 700 to DN 1200: 2 kg/cm²
Standard flange connection:
EN1092 PN10 and ANSI B16.5 (class 150).
other flange connections are available on request such as:
BS "D" and "E"
DIR 2006/42/CE (MACHINES)
DIR 97/23/CE (PED) Fluid: Group 1(b), 2 (Cat. I, mod. A)
DIR 94/9/CE (ATEX) Please contact Orbinox for information and availability of categories and zones.