Steam Vacuum Breaker

Designing effective steam traps

During cooling, steam begins to condense resulting in a reduction of pressure. The valve remains on its upper seat until the pressure in the upper chamber falls
A Vacuum Breaker is a simple, reliable device that allows air to enter a steam piping system when a vacuum is induced. Here are the top 4 reasons for including …
This week we take a look at the vacuum breaker on a steam-to-water heat exchanger.Steam-to-water heat exchangers, or steam heating coils with on-off or modulating control valves, require a vacuum breaker.Vacuum breakers should always be used on steam-to-water heat exchangers.
Model 62 – Part No. 401446 • For use on closed vessels and piping systems to control induced vacuumwithin safe limits • Adjustable from 1⁄4″ – 20″ …
Float-type mechanical valve to protect against piping and equipment damage by preventing a vacuumfrom forming.