angle globe valve

angle globe valve

[¦aŋ·gəl ¦glōb ¦valv]
(engineering)
A globe valve having an angular configuration that permits it to be fitted at bends in pipework.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

angle globe valve

A type of globe valve intended for use at a point in a water distribution system where the piping changes direction by 90°; saves the cost of an extra elbow and provides an additional point of control of water flow.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.