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Gate Valves

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the operation of a gate valve
  • Discuss some advantages and disadvantages of a gate valve
  • List various gate valve disk configurations and identify the conditions under which they are used
  • Describe different gate valve stem and valve seat designs

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45 Minutes

When you complete this lesson, you will be able to explain the use, selection, and design of a gate valve.  You will also be able to describe how different service conditions affect gate valve configuration.