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The difference between a pressure regulator and pressure relief valve

The difference between a pressure regulator and pressure relief valve

What is the difference between a pressure regulator and a pressure relief valve? In this blog, Fluid Controls outlines the purpose of each valve to help you decide whether you need a pressure regulator or pressure relief valve for your application.

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Stainless steel filter regulator

Why choose Fluid Controls as your filter regulator suppliers

At Fluid Controls, we supply a range of filter regulator units from brands such as Norgren and Parker. Filter regulators are extremely important to an application’s operation and longevity. Contaminants from pneumatic systems can cause damage to equipment if not properly filtered, therefore causing a longer downtime and inevitably higher application running costs. Here at Fluid Controls, we are proud Norgren and Parker filter regulator lubricator suppliers and are therefore fully trained on all aspects of the product. But why should you choose Fluid Controls as your filter regulator suppliers?

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pressure regulator catalogue

Pressure Regulator Catalogue

Fluid Controls offers a wide range of pressure regulator valves suitable for a number of applications. Our electronic pressure regulators, liquid pressure regulators and instrumentation regulators are supplied by prestigious brands in the industry; including Parker Veriflo, Thomson Valves, Dutch Regulators and Bürkert. Take a look at our comprehensive pressure regulator catalogue to find out more about what pressure regulating valves are suitable for your industry.

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Electronic air pressure regulators

Pressure regulator frequently asked questions

If you need more information about pressure regulating valves for water applications or you would like to know more about how an air pressure regulator valve works, you’ve come to the right place. Here, Fluid Controls answers your most frequently asked questions about pressure regulator valves.

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Difference between relieving and non relieving pressure regulators

What is the difference between a relieving and a non-relieving regulator?

In this blog, Fluid Controls discusses the difference between relieving and non-relieving pressure regulators and the advantages of both options.

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Norgen filter regulators

How important are filter regulators in air preparation applications?

The short answer, is ‘very’. Using a filter application in an air preparation article will help to save your business money, and will keep your energy usage down. Here’s why you should think twice about skipping a filter application.

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Norgren air filter regulators

Fundamentals of Airline Filter Regulators

Airline filter regulators are imperative to the smooth running of many components that impact a system’s operation, such as valves and cylinders. When air leaves a compressor it is wet, hot and dirty. This can badly damage and shorten the life of downstream equipment. Before the air can be recycled and reused it must be filtered, regulated and lubricated. In this article, Fluid Controls will discuss the features of a filter regulator and talk you through our range of Norgren air filter regulators.

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Parker Filter Regulator Catalogue

Fluid Controls stocks a wide range of FRL units by Parker. These combination filter/regulators and lubricators can be used across many industries, including the Process and Energy industries. At Fluid Controls, we offer a range of FRL units by Parker, including a selection of air-line, pressure high flow and single phase regulators. These Parker FRL units are recognised around the world for their performance, resilience and dependability. They are built to the highest of quality standards with an assortment of variations that allow them to perform multiple functions. Here, Fluid Controls presents the Parker filter regulator catalogue, outlining all of the Parker Filter Regulators we offer.

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parker proportional relief valve features

Features of a Parker HPRV

Fluid Controls are leading suppliers of Parker products, including the Parker High-Pressure Relief Valve. Here, we explain the features of the HPRV and what makes Parker High-Pressure Relief Valves superior to other brands.

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What is a back pressure regulator

Pressure relief valve vs back pressure regulator

What is the difference between a pressure relief valve and a back pressure regulator? In this blog, Fluid Controls will outline the key features and benefits of each to help with your buying decisions.

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