Technical Articles

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Plast-O-Matic Valves, Inc.


Plast-O-Matic Valves, Inc. has published these technical articles:

(Valves)
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2-Port Relief Valve vs. 3-Port Relief Valve: Which is better for your application?... (View Full Article)
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It behooves all parties involved to ask a few simple questions, and prevent the mistakes that can lead to disaster in a flow control system.... (View Full Article)
(Valves)
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Comparison of features and limitations, as well as recommendations when to use one or the other...... (View Full Article)
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Comparison of features and limitations, as well as recommendations when to use one or the other...... (View Full Article)
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Quite simply, the difference between an air release valve and a degassing valve is volume and repeatability.... (View Full Article)
(Valves)
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A leading international semiconductor manufacturer recently cut out and sent a section of pipe to Plast-O-Matic complaining of a leaking check valve, pointing to cracks on both the inlet and outlet.... (View Full Article)
(Valves)
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Fail-Safe Valves Explained... (View Full Article)
(Valves)
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There are many variables that affect success or failure of a particular material with any given chemical, including concentration, temperature, and the specific compound of the plastic. A material... (View Full Article)
(Seals)
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An O-ring is a round elastomeric ring. O-rings are ideally suited to be a compressed, static seal between non moving parts. O-rings can be used as a face seal on a valve, and used on rotating shafts.... (View Full Article)
(Switches)
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Listing of Voltages by Country: PDF file provides quick look up & verification.... (View Full Article)
(Pressure Sensing)
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Pressure regulators are often misunderstood and misapplied. Somebody might call it a "pressure sustaining valve," still another might know it as a "pressure reducer valve." To make matters worse,... (View Full Article)
(Valves)
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PRIMER AND/OR SOLVENT CEMENT/GLUE USED IMPROPERLY WILL PERMANENTLY DAMAGE A PVC OR CPVC VALVE.... (View Full Article)
(Pressure Regulators)
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what styles are available how do they operate... (View Full Article)
(Valves)
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This document explains: I. WHAT styles of Relief Valves are available? II. HOW do they operate? III. WHERE would I use a Relief Valve?... (View Full Article)
(Valves)
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WHAT styles of solenoid valves are available? HOW do they operate?... (View Full Article)
(Valves)
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Do's & Dont's for making threaded connections in thermoplastic valves... (View Full Article)
(Valves)
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Trunnion Design Explained... (View Full Article)
(Valves)
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Valve Pressure Loss & Flow - Q&A and Equations... (View Full Article)
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Valve Terms & Acronyms Explained... (View Full Article)
(Valves)
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An optional vent is added to all True Blue trunnion ball valves specified for bleach applications. Without a vent of some sort, sodium hypochlorite would be trapped inside the ball whenever it is in... (View Full Article)