Food Engineering

Sanitary valve

October 26, 2006




The SR-800 sanitary valve from Strahman eliminates the interior spaces where liquids and foreign matter can accumulate. The piston design uses O-rings behind a Teflon wall to improve sealing and self-cleaning. The piston completely fills the valve interior, making it difficult for matter to collect by closing flush to the valve end and eliminating any cavities. The body is constructed of BPE and 3A-compliant, low-sulfur content 316 stainless steel. The valve can be autoclaved for critical sanitation control and comes with sanitary/hygienic clamp connectors for easy disassembly. Rated for 150 psig, the unit operates from 32