air filter pressure reducing valves control the required pressure value through filtering air and reducing pressure of the main pipeline.
※Steady outlet pressure can be ensured regardless of inlet pressure and flow fluctuations.
※Light weight, small volume and convenient installation and maintenance.
※Small particles are filtered to keep clean air.
※Steady output pressure is ensured through exhausting atmosphere if output pressure is higer than given pressure.
※Stainless steel for the material as options.
|Caliber of the pipeline
|Thickness of the filter element
|Range of adjustable pressure.
|Filter cup capacity
|Oil cup capacity
|Aluminum alloy (die-casting)
|16bar（manual drain valve）
|12bar（Automatic drain valve）
|Pressure gauge connection
|Metal protective cover
|Pressure adjustable Handwheel
How does a Air Filter Pressure Reducing Valves work?
An air filter pressure reducing valve, also known as an air regulator or simply a PRV, is an important component found in many compressed air systems. It helps regulate the pressure of the incoming line from a compressor or other source to ensure that it stays within a predetermined range. This makes the system more efficient and helps protect downstream components from over-pressurization.
The PRV consists of two ports, one for incoming air and one for outgoing exhaust. The valve housing contains an adjustable spring inside which applies pressure against a diaphragm. When the pressure of the incoming line exceeds this set point, it pushes on this diaphragm causing it to flex open and reduce flow until equilibrium is established between inlet and outlet pressures at the desired level set by the spring tension.
This type of device helps maintain consistent airflow throughout your system which can help improve its overall performance by ensuring that each component receives enough but not too much pressurized air. It can also be used as part of a larger control circuit where different upstream devices need to be adjusted depending on changing conditions under varying loads with fluctuating pressures.
Overall, PRVs are essential components for any compressed-air system looking to optimize performance while preventing damage due to overpressure events from occurring anywhere along its line network; getting them installed properly should always come high on any maintenance schedule!