diverter valve


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diverter valve

[də′vərd·ər ‚valv]
(mechanical engineering)
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* Install a diverter valve under the sink, and direct water to one or two nearby plants in a tiny branched drain system.
Caption: Figure 10-One-channel diverter valve WRK with product layer.
Leading the sulphur recovery industry in the development of high-performance tail gas diverter valve systems, Principal Technology uses components selected specifically for tail gas service that have proved to be reliable in scores of installations spanning more than 30 years.
The control system includes a diverter valve in the duct between the microturbines and the chiller.
Quality brands feature on-off flow control built into the handle, a brass push-button diverter valve that permits instant switch from showerhead to hand shower and a 6' flexible hose and hang-up bracket.
* 0700 Series diverter valve makes it possible to operate cart lifters on collection vehicles without reducing the speed of the vehicle's packer panel or the amount of refuse packed per load
Extra inlets are added for each category of refuse and the control system directs a diverter valve to convey each category of sorted waste into the correct container.
It works best with a five hose system or four hose system with a diverter valve at the packer end.
On a pool/spa combo, it's best to put it before the diverter valve so the spa will be sanitized when in use.
In Photo 1, you can see the diverter valve, which controls water to the sprayer.
Features include four swiveling body sprays, a three-way handshower and a diverter valve to select functions with fingertip control.