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Installation Essentials And Maintenance Of Butterfly Valve

- Nov 29, 2017 -

Installation Essentials

1. Installation location, height, import and export direction must conform to the design requirements, the connection should be firmly and tightly.

2. All kinds of manual valves installed on the insulation pipe shall not be downwards.

3. The valve must be installed before the appearance inspection, the nameplate of the valve should conform to the current national standard "universal valve sign" GB 12220 requirements. For the work pressure is greater than 1.0 MPa and in the main pipe to cut off the role of the valve, the installation should be carried out before the strength and tightness test, qualified after the use. Strength test, the test pressure is 1.5 times times the nominal pressure, the duration is not less than 5min, valve shell, filler should be no leakage for qualified. In the tightness test, the test pressure is 1.1 times times the nominal pressure, and the test pressure should meet the GB 50243 standard in the duration of the test, and the valve seal surface without leakage is qualified.


1. In the installation, the disc should be parked in the closed position.

2. The opening position shall be determined by the angle of rotation of the butterfly plate.

3. Butterfly valve with bypass valve, open bypass valve before opening.

4. Should be installed according to the manufacturer's installation instructions, large-weight butterfly valve, should be set solid foundation.