273-460 - Foot Valve Cutaway

Product Dimensions
(L x W x H)
9in. x 9in. x 10in. (230 x 230 x 250 mm)
10 lbs. (5 kg)

Shipping Dimensions
Approximate Shipping Weight: 15 lbs. (7 kg).

This detailed foot valve cutaway, depicts a common spring-assisted, poppet -type foot valve used to maintain pump suction prime in systems incorporating centrifugal and jet pumps. This specialized check valve is commonly found in manufacturing facilities, petro-chemical plants, refineries and other similar industrial, commercial and agricultural applications.

The device includes a formed-steel mounting assembly, allowing for stand-alone display, bench-top mounting, or mounting on specialized mounting benches and support structures.

Through careful sectioning, the complete internal configuration of the valve can be seen, while also allowing for disassembly for more compete inspection. All primary features have been retained.
Sectioning of actual industrial brass component (common industrial component brands and models chosen).
Cleaning, all primary component parts, when necessary.
14-Gauge, formed-steel, powder coated, mounting stand, with component attachment brackets and iron pipe mounting spool/nipple.
Provision for mounting on related bench, workstation, and storage products.
Packaging for shipment via parcel service or motor freight.
#092-001 - CD-ROM/CBT training program relating to process plant equipment, systems, and control, with unit on heat exchangers (Systran).
None
None provided. Instructor Resource with background information on foot valves.


This device is being offered for training purposes only, and cannot be used as replacement hardware in actual applications.