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Wafer Butterfly Valve Manufacturers and Suppliers

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Belimo Americas' 25 years of experience in design and fabrication of quality valves has gained worldwide customer acceptance and created a loyal customer base. Our manufacturing experience combined with our capacity and equipment allows us to customize the individual characteristics of our wafer butterfly valves. Visit our website today to learn more about our products!
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We carry a wide variety of butterfly valve designs, ranging from triple offset to wafer butterfly valves. Our goal is to create simple, efficient designs that you can rely on time after time. We believe in offering products that work the first time. You won't find better products, service, or dedication to quality anywhere else! Contact us for additional info today!
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Our wafer butterfly valves are all ARRA certified and adhere to the strictest quality standards. We believe in creating products that our customers can depend on every time. No matter whether you are a small company getting started or a well-established Fortune 500 company, we can meet your needs every time. Contact us by phone to speak to a representative, or you can visit our website for additional details!
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Val-Matic Valve & Manufacturing is a leading manufacturer of seven types of check valve, which include the Swing-Flex®, SURGEBUSTER®, Tilted Disc®, Dual Disc®, Swing Check and Silent Check® Valves; Cam-Centric® Plug Valves, American-BFV® Butterfly Valves, Ener•G® Ball Valves, nine types of Air Valves and Sure Seal Foot Valves. Buy American - buy the best - buy Val-Matic!
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Since 1990, Triad Process Equipment manufactures high quality ball valves, butterfly valves, and control valves for all types of process control applications. TPE serves most industries: oil and gas, automotive, chemical, water-treatment, and power industries, as well as industries focused on more sanitary production conditions, such as food, beverage, cosmetic, and pharmaceutical industries.
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As a plastic valve manufacturing leader, we offer a complete array of thermoplastic valves, which include butterfly valves. Our resistant to corrosion butterfly valves include level handle (2"-8"), gear type (8"-24") and universal (2"-8"). In addition, we offer ball, check and diaphragm valves.
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Wafer Butterfly Valves

Wafer butterfly valves are typically sandwiched between two flanges using bolts and nuts; the pressure of the nuts on the backside of the flange holds the valve in place. Wafer butterfly valves are the more common of the two designs of butterfly valves, the other design being lug style.

In addition to being easier to install, wafer butterfly valves are cheaper than the lug style. These two differ in a couple of senses. First, the lug butterfly valve design has threaded inserts and can be installed using nuts but no bolts whereas the wafer style requires nuts and bolts. Both are attached in conjunction with flanged butterfly valves, the centre piece bolted into where the piping meets, protected by the extended edges of flanges that serve as a tight and efficient seal. Basically, the lug style is employed more often in environments where the pipes may need to be separated without bothering the other side, while wafer valves are effective against backflow. Because of the prevalence of the uni-directional system preference, the wafer design is more popular. The only disadvantage is that, unlike lug designs, wafer butterfly valves cannot be moved. Because of the advances in machining techniques, both styles can be built to fit perfectly, ensuring the most precise and leak free valve possible.


Wafer butterfly valves consist of a seal that fits around the wall of a pipe, a round disc, and a control lever. The wafer butterfly valves discs' rotates ninety degrees at the turn of the lever. When the disc is parallel to the flow of water, the valve is in open position and lets all gases or liquids pass; when the handle is turned, the disc rotates around to a position parallel to the flow of water. In this closed position, the disc fits snugly into the seal and blocks all flow through the pipe. Wafer butterfly valves can be made of a variety of materials, including stainless steel, plastic, and other metals. Although plastic is cheaper, it is not used as often because it is more prone to corrosion then the metals used, such as cast iron. Aluminum is also occasionally incorporated to make the gasket part of the valve, since it is a lightweight and flexible metal. Wafer butterfly valves are used to control the flow in water distribution, chemical services, and ventilation applications.

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Wafer Butterfly Valves - Butterfly Valves & Controls Inc.
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