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Mucon DSV-P Slide Gate Valve Controls Flow of Asphalt Filler Ingredients

Mucon DSVP Pneumatic Slide Gate Valve

October 16th, 2017

Pictured: Mucon DSV Slide Gate Valve with pneumatic sleeve

Requirements:  Replaced existing butterfly valve located on hopper containing abrasive materials.  New valve must allow for full-bore unobstructed material flow and withstand abrasive material before mixing system.

Solution: A Mucon DSV-P Slide Gate Valve that is designed to withstand harsh environment associated with abrasive ingredients in the asphalt mix.  The Mucon DSV-P Slide Gate Valve allows for trickle to full bore opening for unobstructed material flow.

Application: Gravity flow application.

Handling / Material: Asphalt filler ingredients – sand, gravel, etc.

Location: Pennsylvania, USAMucon DSVP Pneumatic Sleeve conversion

Benefits of Mucon DSV-P Slide Gate Valve

  • The DSV does not use an eccentric cam to support the slide gate.
  • Slim, compact design
  • Easy retrofit of pneumatic cylinder – without the need to remove the valve from the application
  • Robust aluminium construction
  • Anti-tamper locking facility – allowing the user to lock or tag the valve in the closed position
  • Lightweight cast aluminium body with machine flanged face
  • Externally adjustable tapered and angled polymer slide supports allow the height of the slide gate to be finitely adjusted to compensate for wear.
  • Economical
  • Full bore opening
  • Easy maintenance
  • Available in 6″, 8″, 10″ and 12″ diameter

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