Flanges are used in many industries as a quick and economical joint for easy access, cleaning or modification for their equipment or lines. PVC, Carbon Steel, Cast Iron and Stainless Steel are commonly used materials in modern pipe infrastructure. However, the demand for better material has been increasing since the 1930s to fulfil the call for flanges with high level of corrosion resistance and functionality.
In order to address specific concerns especially for applications such as;
Wah Joo Seng is pleased to present our latest revolutionary flange that performs like no other – Durcor® flanges. These made in U.S.A flanges are proven to be the strongest, lightest and most chemically resistant. This flange combines the benefits of PVC, PTFE and steel. It gives you maximum protection while helping you to save more in the long run.
A special composite compound is at the core of Durcor® flanges, making them featherlight that aids in easy transportation and installation. Durcor® flange weighs similarly to PVC flange and just a fourth of the weight of stainless steel or carbon steel flanges.
Durcor®’s backbone material, vinyl ester resin, can withstand aggressive chemicals and hostile atmospheres such as acid sprays, bleach, salt water and chlorides. Durcor®’s chemical resistance outperforms stainless and ductile iron flanges in both corrosive and non-corrosive environment.
Durcor® has tensile and compressive strength that is comparable to steel; followed by an outstanding impact resistance, Durcor® flange is claimed to be virtually indestructible. Its reinforcing fibers are long and interlocked which allows a systematic load distribution throughout the entire matrix when it is pressurized. Durcor® flange is 8 times stronger than PVC flange and just a slightly less than stainless steel or carbon steel. Furthermore, Durcor® flanges are ANSI B16.5 classified and available in Class 150lbs or Class 300lbs ratings.
Made is USA
Durcor® flanges are made according to U.S. strict manufacturing standard, using top quality raw materials.
Wide Temperature Range
Durcor® flange has a working temperature range of -60oF to 300oF (-50 oC to 150 oC). Making it suitable for a wide range of application.
Though Durcor® is higher in capital costs, their cost-efficiency benefits outweigh the cost in the long run thanks to their unique features. Benefits of using Durcor® flanges include eliminating the need to install additional support, no painting required, zero corrosion rate, reduce the costs of maintenance, transportation, installation and prolonging service life.
Durcor®’s flange type
Our Durcor® Lap Joint flanges are available in Class 150lbs or Class300lbs. Lap Joint flange allows for quick bolthole alignment of the mating flange during installation without taking the extra precautions required during prefabrication of a welded flange.
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