LEWA expands check range of container check bench

Lost has expanded the test vary of its specifically developed container take a look at bench to take care of sizzling or explosive fluids.
The take a look at bench was initially launched in December 2018 but Lewa has so far only used water as the conveyed medium for testing and verifying pump features. Many of the fluids Lewa offers with are ranked as supercritical when it comes to explosion hazard and worker safety, so the corporate has now expanded its take a look at vary to cover most of these media.
In addition to an experimental space of explosion protection Zone 1 where the test experiments happen, the container also features a secure control room with out explosion hazard for housing the drive and control tools. Supercritical fluids such as gasoline, methanol, acetone or nitrocellulose thinner are used within the check chamber, whose interior can be considered via gas-tight glass panes, at process temperatures of as much as 80°C and a maximum amount of 200 l. A high-resolution information recording system ensures accurate monitoring and outcomes.
The initial check has been carried out on the system to verify diaphragm clampings for micro-leakage utilizing a low-viscosity fluid and the the Lewa Ecoflow LDG3 type with an M9 pump head.
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