Why should you choose your valves carefully?
The increasing demands placed on valve technology in recent years has led to a formidable extension of the range of available technologies and valve types, models, and properties. The most commonly used are poppet valves and piston spool valves. Nowadays, there is a much wider choice of valve technologies to successfully plan a project. However, choosing the right parts for the application at hand requires comprehensive knowledge and an accurate appraisal by the consulting engineer or technician.
This white paper includes information on:
- An introduction to valve technologies
- Poppet valves, piston spool valves and the cartridge principle – what you need to know
- A valve selection aid to assist in determining which valve type suits your application best