Breck Swigart

Breck Swigart serves as Kimray's Director of Product Support. 

Posts by Breck Swigart

How to Identify the Parts of a High Pressure Control Valve Package

The Kimray High Pressure Control Valve is a versatile solution for controlling a variety of liquids and gasses. In this video, we show you how to identify the key components of a control valve package. High Pressure Control Valve The first item to identify is the control valve. We offer these valves in sizes ranging
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What is a Flange Valve?

Flange Valve Connections Flange valves are straightforward and easy to install and remove from an application. A flange valve connection is secured bolts. A gasket is put between the flanges to help seal the joint. If installed correctly, flange connections create a fluid-tight seal. In this article we are going to explain flange valve connections,
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What is a Globe Valve?

Globe Valves A globe valve is one of the most common types of control valve. Oil and gas producers use globe valves to control the flow, pressure and temperature of process fluid, water, or gas. In this article we will explain the function of a globe valve. Globe valves have sphere-shaped bodies. Inside the valve, a
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Product Notice | High Pressure Control Valve Lifting Rings

In accordance with our mission to make a difference in the lives of those we serve, we continually use customer feedback to make strategic improvements to our products. This product notice is to inform you that we have made the following change to 2” Kimray High Pressure Control Valves. These valves will feature the following
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Drawings of three valve trims: snap, nominal, and percentage.

The 3 Types of Control Valve Trim

What is Control Valve Trim? High Pressure Control Valve trim consists of three basic items: the stem, ball, and seat. These are the operative parts that control the flow of liquid and gas through a valve. They are also the parts most exposed to process elements, and therefore most vulnerable to wear. What Types of
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