rupture disk

rupture disk

[′rəp·chər ‚disk]
(aerospace engineering)

rupture disk

A safety device, used in a system under pressure, consisting of a frangible disk which ruptures when a predetermined pressure is exceeded.
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Tenders are invited for Rupture disk of m/s bs and b make
Energy Edge Technologies Corporation (OTCBB: EEDG), a company that provides single-source and turnkey energy engineering, energy management, design/build and consulting services, has collaborated with Advance Rupture Disk.
GPMS Rupture Disk assemblies are manufactured from 304 stainless steel and incorporate either an Inconel or stainless steel disk, which minimizes the effects of varying processing temperatures, DME says.
The hygienic Opti-Gard utilizes a peripherally scored, reverse-acting rupture disk with a smooth media-side surface that minimizes contamination and is ideal for CIP and SIP applications.
For processes that operate under vacuum conditions, a rupture disk with vacuum support ensures that the disk doesn't collapse under differential back-pressure and operates correctly.
The SKRU rupture disk is a solid metal reverse buckling dome that faces into and responds to overpressure.
com/research/pmkxqw/research_and) has announced the addition of the "Research and Investment Prospect Evaluation of China's Rupture Disk Market, 2012-2017" report to their offering.
When used with a Fluoropolymer lined rupture disk, only Fluoropolymer is in contact with the corrosive media, extending holder service life.
The pipeline Was designed to operate at a pressure as high as 3,700 psig with rupture disk set points up to 4,000 psig.
They can be used as single protection devices or as a backup device for a conventional safety valve; if the pressure or temperature increases and the safety valve fails to operate (or can't relieve enough pressure fast enough), the rupture disk will burst.
Limited Tenders are invited for Rupture Disk Assembly With Reverse Buckling
Oseco), introduces the S-PRO-S, a one-piece rupture disk and sensor that simplifies installation and provides sanitary pressure relief protection and notification in the most demanding food processing applications.