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Arun_Kumar_K
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Wafer Type valve without Gaskets

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11-24-2012 08:15 AM

 We need to model the Wafer type valve without gaskets as the wafer type valve is supplied along with lining (no need of gasket required in this condition), how to do it in Plant3d.

 

 

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Rich.O.3d
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Re: Wafer Type valve without Gaskets

11-26-2012 08:24 PM in reply to: Arun_Kumar_K

make an end type, i use WFL (wafer lined)

set joint properties for FL to WFL to not have gasket

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Re: Wafer Type valve without Gaskets

11-27-2012 04:20 AM in reply to: Rich.O.3d

Checked in Piping end connection, i couldn't find the end connection named WFL. Can u add a snapshot?

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Rich.O.3d
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Re: Wafer Type valve without Gaskets

11-27-2012 05:32 AM in reply to: Arun_Kumar_K

you have to add the endtype...type PLANTENDCODES, you will be able to add new endtypes

once you have added it, then you go to project props and set up the joint type

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Re: Wafer Type valve without Gaskets

12-03-2012 03:01 AM in reply to: Rich.O.3d

dear sir

 

i am done all step in P3D but still wafer type valve come with gasket so pls. sugges me as soon as possible.

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Rich.O.3d
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Re: Wafer Type valve without Gaskets

05-04-2013 05:13 PM in reply to: atul_0775

your simple joints WaferFlanged and WaferWafer are conflicting, you havent actualy defined a joint for a flange to connect to a wafer.

your WaferFlanged joint should have 'End 1' as WFL and 'End 2' as FL

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Re: Wafer Type valve without Gaskets

01-30-2014 01:12 AM in reply to: Rich.O.3d

But in this case there will be two bolt connections instead of the one which is the reality in case of wafer type connections. 

I have the exact same problem but can not really solve it this way.

 

Can you give me the method how to set a connection which "requests" wafer type bolts from the database?

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