set pressure

set pressure

[′set ‚presh·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
The inlet pressure at which a relief valve begins to open as required by the code or standard applicable to the pressure vessel to be protected.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The pilot assembly reacts to changes in downstream pressure, allowing the main valve to modulate, ensuring a constant downstream set pressure. The pressure regulation is not dependent upon flow rate, resulting in minimal fall-off through the valve.
When the unit reaches the set pressure on the regulator, it simply shuts off.
The digital pressure indicator helps track the pressure systems, and cuts the power automatically on reaching the set pressure. The machine can be powered using a car charger.
The electric motor starts and, after relay 7.1 confirms that set pressure is achieved, voltage is applied to electromagnet E of distributor 11.