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About Steam Traps
Steam Traps are used in a variety of industries to control the flow of steam and ensure that condensate is discharged properly. Steam Traps use temperature, pressure, and velocity to determine the amount of condensate that should be released. They come in many different shapes and sizes, from huge trapezius-style traps to more common inline models.
Types of Steam Traps
The type of steam trap you need depends on your application. Common types include thermodynamic traps, float & thermostatic traps, inverted bucket traps, and mechanical disc traps. Each has its own advantages; for instance, thermodynamic traps are better suited for higher pressures while float & thermostatic traps can handle large volumes.
How Steam Traps are Made
Steam Traps are made with a variety of materials such as stainless steel, cast iron or brass. The internal components also vary depending on the model; some have valves or flaps while others may have an internal disc mechanism. Many modern Steam Traps also incorporate new technologies like electronic sensors for improved accuracy.
Industries that use Steam Traps
Steam Traps are commonly used in industrial applications such as power plants and refineries where they help regulate temperatures and pressures. Professionals such as plumbers and engineers rely on them to ensure proper functioning of their systems.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What Brands of Steam Traps does Zoro Carry?
We carry many of the top brands and manufacturers including ARMSTRONG INTERNATIONAL, MEPCO, CRESCENT NICHOLSON, and many more.
What Item for Steam Traps are available?
At Zoro we carry a wide assortment including some of the most common Item choices such as Steam Trap, Steam Separator, and Connector Block.
Which features are most common for Steam Traps?
Some common characteristics of Steam Traps are the Item, Disc Material, and Body Material.