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Knifegate Valves – Cyl brand bi-directional

Posted on February 25, 2020

Midwest Valves & Controls is well placed to meet your knifegate supply requirements. We have recently supplied a Cyl brand bi-directional 400mm knifegate to a customer in Queensland. Whether you require a manually operated, pneumatically or electrically actuated gate valve we are available to help select one that is suitable for your process. For technical specifications for full range of our Cyl  and Orbinox valves click here.  

Arita Butterfly Gearbox Shaft Connections

Posted on October 28, 2019

As shown in the photos there is a different shaft connection for the older style Arita butterfly gearbox shafts. It was changed about 3 years ago to make it easier to actuate a square shaft as opposed to round key slot. The round key slot shaft requires a key to fill the gap. If the gear box is ever removed there is no chance of losing the shaft key with the square shaft design. The
QUESTION: How do I select between 1-, 2-, or 3-piece ball valves for 2-way service? This is a common question we are asked here at Midwest Valves. A ball valve is a type of quarter-turn valve. It uses a hollow, pivoting and perforated ball to control the flow of water, oil, or gas, or another medium. Here is what you need to know: Standard stainless steel ball valves are suitable for use for fluid temperatures
Midwest Valves & Controls provides a quotation and procurement service for valves, actuators and associated instrumentation for the repair and maintenance market in Australia. Peter Willis has been involved in the industrial valve market since 1988 and is available to handle your enquiry. We specialise in reselling Rotork® product in NSW. Valve Actuator Supply Service Rotork® Midwest Valves & Controls can supply the Rotork® range of actuators, gearboxes and precision control instruments. These are backed

Dorot Valves at Midwest Valves

Posted on January 29, 2019

Here at Midwest Valves, we are industry specialists and valve suppliers in Australia. We provide access to an array of industrial products including industrial valves and other precision products for equipment automation and control for water, diesel, oil, pneumatic systems, grease pumps, and hoses. We supply and advise on an array of products that includes most types of industrial valves and their applications. Among the many valve supply companies, we have contracts with is Dorot.