How fast can an actuated ball valve close?

Answer A pneumatic actuated ball valve can close in as quickly as 1/2 to 1 second. This complete cycle, according to Gemini Valve, is described as a double-acting valve. A spring-return pneumatic valve yi... Read More »

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