|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||F16K-025/00 F16K-005/00 E03B-007/07|
|미국특허분류(USC)||251/173 ; 251/306 ; 251/314 ; 137/557|
|§371/§102 date||20000125 (20000125)|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 10 인용 특허 : 5|
The valve includes a closure disc (34) sealable at its rim to a valve seat (18) so that in this position the seat (18) and rim define between them an annular space (54) which is connected to a port (60) by passages (54, 56, 58) extending through a mating face (e.g. carbon fibre gasket (22)) of the valve seat (18). As shown the space (54) is a recess in the disc rim defined between fibre seal rings (46, 48) but other arrangements are disclosed in which the seal rings and/or recess may be accommodated in the valve seat. The port (60) may be used for leakag...
[ What is claim is:] [1.] A butterfly valve (10) comprising a closure disc (34) sealable at its rim to a valve seat (18), the rim and seat when so sealed defining between them an annular space (52) which is connected to a port (54, 56, 58, 60) to provide a double block and bleed facility, wherein the valve seat (18) is a separate element having a mating face lying transversely of the valve bore and sealed to a shoulder in the body of the valve, the port comprising a passage (54, 56, 58) connected at one end to the space and extending through the mating f...