Engineering frequently asked questions

Engineering

What is a Back Pressure Regulator?


A Back Pressure Regulator is used to maintain system upstream pressure.




What is the standard MOC for Amflow pressure vessels?


The standard material for pressure vessel products is 316/316L - Low Carbon Dual Certified Stainless Steel. Optional Pressure vessel materials are Titanium - 6AL-4V, Duplex 2205 & Super Duplex 2507




What is Amflow's standard wetted O-rings material?


The standard wetted seal materials for most products is FFKM (perfluoroelastomer) & PTFE




What is a BSPP thread?


BSPP WITH GASKET The BSPP or British Standard Parallel Port, is the standard thread for most Amflow products. It is sealed by use of a face sealing gasket.




What is a SF375CX-20 port?


The SF375CX-20 is a medium pressure Autoclave type port, used for medium pressure applications above 690 bar (10,000 psi) The SF375VCX-20 is for use with 3/8" tubing




What is the service life of Amflow products?


30 years