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Torex Rotary Valves | WAM

Supplier: Chain & Drives

Inquip stock and supply the WAM Torex Rotary Valves. Suitable in many industry applications and complement our range of Screw Conveyors and materials handling equipment.

Price Guide: POA

The Torex RV Drop-Through Rotary Valves supplied by Inquip are available with square inlet and RVR with a circular inlet consist of a tubular cast iron or stainless steel casing, a horizontally mounted rotor with a certain number of V-shaped cross section compartments, a drive unit and a casing cover opposite the drive end.

Function & Operation

RV and RVR Rotary Valves have been developed for maximum versatility in application. They are suitable for controlled discharging and feeding of powdery or granular materials from silos, hoppers, pneumatic conveying systems, bag filter houses, or cyclones.

Performance & Technical Features - Benefits

  • Feed rates from 2.2 to 19.5 litres per revolution (0.08 to 0.7 cu ft per revolution)
  • Different drives for different rotation speeds
  • Maximum differential pressure: 0.3 bar (4.4 PSI)
  • Compatible with other WAMGROUP® equipment thanks to WAM® standard flanges
  • Various materials and treatments available according to product handled
  • Robust and compact design
  • Easy access to all internal mechanical components

Options & Accessories

  • Available as ATEX version, Zone and Explosion isolation system
  • Body in cast iron or 304/316 stainless steel (RV only)
  • Chrome-plated, nickel-plated, or Teflon® surface-coated
  • Scrapers made from different materials to improve sealing properties and diminish abrasion
  • Compartment choking inserts for sticky materials or feed rate reduction
  • Greased or gas or air-purged shaft seals
  • Direct drive with fixed gear motor
  • Direct drive with variable speed drive
  • Coaxial drive with chain transmission
  • Bare shafted without drive unit
  • Rotor choke for granular materials (RV only)
  • Rotation indicator
  • Enforced motor cooling
  • Thermistors on motor winding
  • NEMA standard electric motors