A comprehensive reference covering the design, application, operation, and maintenance of valves in use today. The handbook provides descriptions and explanations of operations of valves, as well as basic valve theory, common applications, and basic differences between existing valve designs.
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Your complete reference to sizing and selecting today's most efficient valves. You can dramatically improve efficiency and productivity for any valve application with this comprehensive guide to every aspect of valve design, performance, and selection. Valve Handbook takes you through the operation, application, and pros and cons of today's most common valves--including manual, check, relief, control, and smart valves. With sectioned-view drawings, photographs, and examples, this reference provides the practical information that will enable you to: Size all kinds of valves and actuators; Capitalize on smart technology in valve design & Operation; Control fugitive emissions; Perform accurate life-cycle cost evaluations; Effectively automate manual valves. The handbook also gives you the expertise to deal with many common problems that reduce valve performance. You'll find a wide range of proven solutions to flashing. . .choked flow. . .high velocities. . .noise. . .and other day-today problems.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0070579210
Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional Publi, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110070579210