Does a Pressure Relief Valve on a Pressure Cooker Pop Up During Use?

Answer Whether a pressure relief valve on a pressure cooker pops up during use depends on the type of pressure cooker you have. More modern pressure cookers use either rising valve stems that pop up or ro... Read More »

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My pressure relief valve has been leaking all day, but the furnace has not kicked on. Bad valve, no?

I assume that this is a hot water heating system.Your expansion tank may be full of water.If you tap on the tank you can tell.

Will Presto pressure cooker gaskets fit a Mirro pressure cooker?

While a Presto gasket may appear to fit on a Mirro pressure cooker, it is not for use with the Mirro brand. Using a gasket not manufactured or recommended for a specific pressure cooker can cause s... Read More »

What is a Vickers pressure relief valve?

A Vickers pressure relief valve is a small-capacity adjustable valve designed by one of the leading hydraulics companies, Vickers (part of the Eaton group of companies since 1999). The valve is sui... Read More »

What does a pressure-relief valve do on a boiler?

According to High Performance HVAC, a pressure-relief valve works as a safety valve to relieve excessive buildup of pressure inside a boiler. It is a vessel that is designed to handle safe amounts ... Read More »