• Publication Date: 07/01/2018
  • Author(s):
    Cameron, Logan T. Peterson, Kevin R.
  • Organization(s):
    Vortex
  • Article Type: Technical Articles
  • Subjects: Abrasion resistance, Valves
Processing abrasive materials can cause wear on various components in your material handling system. This article discusses possible techniques that can help protect slide gates and diverter valves.

When handling materials with abrasive characteristics, material flow can dramatically affect component wear. There are things you can do, however. This article discusses possible equipment coatings, additions, and designs that can help you specifically avoid wear on slide gates and diverter valves.

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