Pneumatic Safety Exhaust Valves
What You Need to Know
Hazards posed by pneumatic lines are not only in the air lines themselves, but are also caused by the moving components the pneumatic lines operate. ISO safety standards (EN ISO 13849 and ISO 13118:2000) mandate the dissipation of pneumatic energy to prevent unintended startup or movement in a machine.
A safety exhaust valve is used to ensure fail safe operation and rapid exhaust of any pneumatic equipment on an e-stop.
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