Self-acting, medium-operated proportional controller, which through automatic opening of the valve prevents exceeding pressure before the valve (SAVA) and behind the valve (SAVD). The actuator features two diaphragms, which enable the valve to open in case of a defect at the control diaphragm. The controller is mainly used in district heating systems.
Function of the SAVA controller: the high upstream pressure in front of the valve is led to the lower part (high pressure connection) of the diaphragm inside the controller. Through a channel in the controller, the medium pressure is led from the valve to the upper side (low pressure connection) of the diaphragm.
The spring power of the control valve now affects the diaphragm, thus determining the effective differential pressure.
Function of the SAVD controller: the valve outlet pressure of the valve is led to the lower part (high pressure connection) of the diaphragm inside the controller. The upper side (low pressure connection) of the diaphragm is connected to the atmosphere. The spring power of the control valve now affects the diaphragm, thus determining the closing pressure.
Features and benefits
Eliminates pressure variations and provide optimum operating conditions with improved temperature control quality
Made for demanding systems, resistant to corrosion, cavitation and dirt
Connected system is protected against pressure surges, fluctuations, cavitation and noise
Differential pressure and flow controllers in district heating or cooling systems (variable flow)
Balance your network, save energy and improve end user comfort by hydronic balancing and control of district energy networks.
Tools and apps
District heating application guide
We share experience, application expertise and make recommendations on optimum performing DH applications and key applied control components
Yes you can. Open the control valve fully and set the max flow by adjusting the differential pressure. You can also calculate the appropriate differential pressure, but you need to know the exact capacity of the control valve.
We produce valves with a standard length. You can also find the measures in our datasheet or download 2D and 3D CAD drawing models from our product presentations. Please go to our product catalog where you will find links to documentation and drawings - follow the below link.
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