What is a gate valve? What are the different types of gate valves? Which are the best ones for water supply applications? Read this article to learn more about this type of valves, its design and fields of application.
Knife gate valves are similar in design to gate valves and were initially developed for use in the pulp and paper industry. As the name implies, these valves can cut through thick, porous media that may contain a high concentration of suspended solids (such as dense, sewage sludge).