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Title: Dump valve assembly

Abstract

A dump valve assembly comprising a body having a bore defined by a tapered wall and a truncated spherical valve member adapted to seat along a spherical surface portion thereof against said tapered wall. Means are provided for pivoting said valve member between a closed position engagable with said tapered wall and an open position disengaged therefrom.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
5271946
Application Number:
ON: DE84005960
Assignee:
EDB-84-037188
DOE Contract Number:  
AC06-76FF02170
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING; VALVES; DESIGN; HAZARDOUS MATERIALS; POWDERS; RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS; CONTROL EQUIPMENT; EQUIPMENT; FLOW REGULATORS; MATERIALS; 420203* - Engineering- Handling Equipment & Procedures

Citation Formats

Owen, T.J. Dump valve assembly. United States: N. p., 1984. Web.
Owen, T.J. Dump valve assembly. United States.
Owen, T.J. Sun . "Dump valve assembly". United States.
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title = {Dump valve assembly},
author = {Owen, T.J.},
abstractNote = {A dump valve assembly comprising a body having a bore defined by a tapered wall and a truncated spherical valve member adapted to seat along a spherical surface portion thereof against said tapered wall. Means are provided for pivoting said valve member between a closed position engagable with said tapered wall and an open position disengaged therefrom.},
doi = {},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {1984},
month = {1}
}