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Discharge Valve Provides Explosion Isolation for Industrial Applications

Boss Products LLC •

Boss Products EcoMAXX valve features ATEX-certified flex tip rotor

Established in 2013, Boss Products, LLC specializes in specializes in supplying fire and explosion protection components for the dust collection and process industries.

In the first quarter of 2019, Boss Products will introduce its EcoMAXX® EM-RVEX rotary discharge valve. The initial stock offering will include valves with Vulcolan (polyurethane) rotors, sizes 10- to 18-inch diameters. Smaller, larger and alternate rotor type valves will be available.

“The EcoMAXX EM-RVEX rotary discharge valves are NFPA 69 compliant and ATEX explosion tested and certified to standard EN15089,” says Sales Manager Ernie Emerson. “The EcoMAXX valve provides effective explosion isolation for industrial filtration, pneumatic conveying and bulk handling process systems. Application versatility is achieved through a selection of standard and alternate rotor tip options. Standard through heavy duty designs will be available providing safety, reliable performance and ease of maintenance,” he adds.

“The most popular EcoMAXX valve will feature an ATEX-certified flex tip rotor, suitable for explosive applications that include a combination of chips and/or fine dust. Our Vulcolan tip rotor lasts longer than rigid tip designs and requires less maintenance,” he adds.

Safety Barrier

“These rotary valves are used as safety barriers in EX surroundings for transfer of dust, powders, and other granulated dry powders from a filter, cyclone, silo, or bunker,” says Emerson.

From November/December 2018 GRAIN JOURNAL

Discharge Valve Features

  • ATEX -certified explosion isoliation device, pressure-proof and flame resitant ip to 1.7/2.5bar.
  • ATEX 94/9/EG certified: Cat. II 1D.
  • Can be used as an airlock to maintain a certain pressure difference.
  • Minimal damage to conveyed goods.

About Boss Products LLC

Schertz, TX

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