Valves

A Kimray Pilot Controlling a Kimray Control Valve

What is a Control Valve Controller?

On its own, a control valve will not technically control anything. In order to accurately control the flow of oil and gas, it needs a “control valve controller,” also known as a valve pilot. How Control Valves Work A control valve is a device that controls the flow of liquid or gas. To control the liquid
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How to Reassemble a High Pressure Control Valve

Stem Guided High Pressure Control Valve Repair: Reassembly

How to Reassemble a Stem Guided High Pressure Control Valve When repairing a Kimray High Pressure Control Valve, disassemble it first. Once the valve has been successfully disassembled, begin repairs by taking the packing rings and installing them on the packing sleeve. Coat it with grease and slide it into your stem box assembly. Next,
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Kimray Control Valves Being Used as Dual Dump Valves

Should You Be Using Dual Dump Valves?

Oil and gas producers use dump valves to dump liquid from production vessels when the level reaches a pre-determined point. Recently, we have seen a lot of producers in the Permian and New Mexico move to using dual Kimray High Pressure Control Valves in dump valve applications on their separators. This practice is also starting
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Free Download: Kimray Control Valve Application Guide

Kimray products are designed to control the flow of oil and gas across a wide range of applications. Common control valve applications include compression, gas dehydration, gas sweetening, separation, heaters, artificial lift, gas regulation skids, measurement stations, and more. To help oil and gas producers identify which control valves, regulators, pilots, glycol pumps, liquid level
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Stem Guided High Pressure Control Valve Repair: Disassembly

Repairing a Stem-Guided High Pressure Control Valve can be a daunting task. The Kimray Repair School is here to help. This guide will detail how to disassemble the valve, and the next guide will detail how to repair and reassemble it. To get started, remove the upper adjustment screw and breather plug. Then remove all
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