Our Heavy-Duty PAV Series rotary airlock is an ideal choice for handling many dry, free-flowing powders where a pressure differential exists, such as when feeding pneumatic conveying lines. Constructed from either stainless steel or cast iron, the Heavy-Duty PAV Series allows up to +/- 15 PSI pressure differential and 500°F with standard components. We also offer kits for extremely high-temperature rotary airlock applications up to 1,000°F. The PAV Rotary Airlock Valves are available in nine convenient sizes with optional coatings or construction materials available for handling abrasive or corrosive materials and equipped with chain drive gear-motors and your choice of speed. Inlets and outlets are available in many common sizes and we also offer designs built to your unique application.
These hard-working units are readily available in six popular square size openings as well as larger capacity machines with rectangular openings. The Large rectangular flanges allow for greater capacity and a reduced height. All three sizes, including the 14″x20″, 18″x24″ and 28″x30″, use one-piece cast bodies with reinforcing ribs for minimal deflection under the severe stress that large processing systems can impose.
Our Heavy-Duty PAV Series rotary airlock transfers dry, bulk materials from large bins to pneumatic systems against pressure. Used for many applications and with many materials, the Heavy-Duty PAV Series is ideal for companies of all sizes and types. Our smallest Heavy-Duty rotary valve is 6″, and we also offer 8″, 10″, 12″, 14″, 16″, 18″x24″, 28″x30″ or 14″x20″ models to easily fit into your company’s workspace.
Heavy Duty PAV Series Rotary Airlock Valve Features and Benefits
- Up to 500° F with standard components
- Up to +/- 12 PSI pressure differential
- Cast Iron or stainless steel construction
- Chain drive gear-motors (choice of speed)
- Available in nine convenient sizes
Heavy Duty PAV Series Rotary Airlock Valve Literature
- View/print 6 inch Rotary Airlock here.
- View/print 8 inch Rotary Airlock here.
- View/print 10 inch Rotary Airlock here.
- View/print 12 inch Rotary Airlock here.
- View/print 14 & 16 inch Rotary Airlock here.
Contact Prater about our Heavy-Duty PAV Series, or any of our other rotary airlocks, today. Our professional team can provide you with a personalized estimate or you can simply make contact to discover all of the benefits of using our expertly designed rotary airlocks.
Below are some options for our HD PAV Series rotors. Other options are available as well, contact an airlock expert to explore your options!
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