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Singlepiecedesign
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Inthesinglepiecedesignvalve,thebodywillbecast/forgedasonepiece.Theinsertionofthe
ballwillbethroughtheendofthebodyandisheldinpositionbybodyinsert.Thisdesign
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restrictsthevalvetobeofregularportonly.
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Intwopiecedesign,thebodyisconstructedintwopiecesandtheballisheldinpositionby Legends
bodystud.Therecanbefullportorregularportdesignpossibleinthisconstruction.Incaseof May14,2015

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threepiececonstruction,thebodyhastwoendpiecesandonecentrepiece.Theseareheld NozzleOrientationDrawing
bybodystuds. May15,2015

Thethreepiececonstructionpermitsinlineservicingwithoutdisturbingtheexistingpipework. CentrifugalPumpPipingDesignLayout
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Ifthevalveshavesocketweld,screwedorbuttweldingends,thisdesigntotallydispenseswith
thenecessityofcompanionflanges. Tankfarm:Types,DesignConsiderations,
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Theshortpatternandthelongpatternofthebodyisonthebasisoftheenddimensions 1
Normallyshortpatternbodyisadoptedbythemanufacturerupto300NBvalvesfor150LB May15,2015

class.Incaseof300NBto400NBclass150shortpatternvalves,theballmayprotrude 7ExcelFunctionsYouMustKnow
beyondthebodyandflangefaceswhenthevalveisinclosedposition. toWorkSmarter
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Thesandwichdesignistheflangelessdesignadoptedbysomemanufacturers.Thisisto
confinetheuseofthehighcostexoticmaterialslikeAlloy20.HastelloyB.HastelloyCetc.To
thewettedareasonly.Thevalveisdesignedtofitbetweentheflanges.Thebodycovergets
boltedtobodywithstudsorhexagonalheadscrews.

Theseatringsarerenewableintheballvalvesexceptforthosehavingonepiecesealedbody Pipingengineering
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construction.Thetwodifferenttypesofseatconstructionarepossible,viz.Thefiresafedesign
andthenonfiresafedesign.
Inthefiresafedesign,asecondarymetalseatwillbeprovidedsothatwhenthesoftseatisfully
burnt,theballwillshiftitspositionandseatagainstsecondarymetalseatandarrestfull LikePage Share

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Inanactualfire,theheatintensityofthefirecouldbesodifferentthatitisimpossibletoensure
thatelastomerseatsarefullydamagedduringfire.Iftheseatsareonlypartiallydamaged,the
ballcannottakeseatingagainstthesecondarymetalseatandhencethevalve
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wouldleak.Hence,inmyopinion,noneofthesoftseatedballvalvescanbedeclaredfiresafe
sincethevalvesareboundtoleakincaseofpartiallydamagedseats.
Themanufacturershavecomeupwithmetalseatedballvalveswhicharefullyfiresafe.Here
theelastomerseatsarereplacedbymetalseatswhichcouldevenbedepositedwithhigh Google+
temperatureresistantmaterials.

Thefiresafedesignshouldalsoensurethatanydevelopmentofstaticelectricityshouldbe
fullydischargedbyproperdesignandmanufactureofvalve.Suchanarrangementiscalledthe
Antistaticdesign.Thisensurestohaveadischargepathfromballtothespindleandfrom

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spindletothevalvebodywithanelectricalresistanceofnotgreaterthen10ohmswhenthe
valveisnew.Atypicalmethodofachievingearthedcontinuityistoprovidestainlesssteel
springloadedplungers,onefittedbetweenthestemtongueandballandsecondfitted
betweenstemandbody.

Theballcouldbeoffullboreorareducedbore.Thedesignaspectofthesamehasbeen
explainedearlier.Theballatthebottomendofthebodycouldbesupportedfullybytheseatorit
couldbetrunnionsupported.Theballcanbesolidballorofhollowconstructionwith
cavity.Thecavityistobesealedwhenthevalvesareusedinvolatileliquid.Thisdesignofthe
balliscalledsealedcavitydesign.

Theglandshallbeboltedtypeorscrewed.Internallyscrewedstuffingboxisnotallowedby
code.Bellowsealedbonnetisalsoprovidedincaseofvalvesusedinlethalservices.Thereare
twobasicbellowsealdesignsavailable.Thesameisexplainedunderplugvalves.

Thevalvesshallbeoperatedbywrenchorbyhandwheelwithgeararrangement.Thewrench
shallbedesignedsothatitisparalleltotheflowpassageoftheball.Thevalveshallbeclosed,
byturningthewrenchorthehandwheelinaclockwisedirection.Thelengthofthe
wrenchorthediameterofthehandwheelshallbesuchthattheminimumforceisrequiredto
operatethevalveunderthemaximumdifferentialpressure.
Whenaddedemissioncontrolisrequiredadditionalpackingandleakoffportareoptionsthat
canbeadded.

Thevalvehavingpressurebalancediscalleddynamicallybalancedplug.M/sAudcocalled
thesetypesofvalvesasSuperHpressurebalancedvalves.Thebreakawaytorquerequired
tooperatethesevalvesarelowerthan(almosthalf)thatforthereducedportballvalves.

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gunasekaranVN
January20,2015at11:20am

Needtorqueconsiderationsforrisingstemballvalves.pleaseprovide.
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Pipingengineering
August21,2015at8:07pm

Hi,
Ballvalveisquarterturnvalve.Itseitherliveroperatedorwrenchoperated.
Risingstemconceptisapplicableforgateandglobevalvesonly.
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