DeZURIK Maximum Duty Cast Stainless Steel Knife Gate Valves (KGC-MD)
DeZURIK KGC-MD Maximum Duty Cast Knife Gate Valves are designed to provide long service life in highly abrasive applications including Pulp and Paper, Mining, Chemical, Petrochemical, Power, Steel and Food Processing industries.
The KGC-MD Knife Gate Valves are available in 3-24" (80-600mm) sizes with metal or dual metal and resilient seats. To withstand highly abrasive media, the valves are available with a replaceable hardened seat, hardened gate, full 100% port opening, high performance packing system with wire scraper rings, and heavy-duty superstructure. All these features combine to provide a longer service life, less downtime and less maintenance than other valves designed for these tough applications.
Click on the animation to the left to see how the KGC Knife Gate valve operates on a moving column of dry material. Notice how the valve slices through the dry material.
Maximum Duty Cast Stainless Steel Knife Gate Valves (KGC-MD) Specifications
MECHANICALLY RETAINED SEAT:
Metal or Dual metal and resilient seats. Valve seat rings are available with hardened overlays for abrasive services.
DEZURIK EXCLUSIVE PREMIUM PACKING SYSTEM:
Rounded Packing Chamber machined to tight tolerance.
Matching Knife Gate with rounded edges.
Top and Bottom Braided Wire Scraper Rings and many packing material options to meet the demands of your specific application.
HIGH FLOW CAPACITY:
Valve Seat inside diameter (I.D.) is equal to the I.D. of standard (ASME B36.10) pipe.
150 psi C.W.P. (1030 kPa)