Valves regulate, controls and directs the flow of a fluid. Major industries that valves are a part of, are Oil and Gas industry, Marine industry, Pipelines, Food and Beverage industry, etc. Almost every other industrial process requires valves for right regulation. Hence, it is important to make the right choice in terms of the material that a valve is made of.
Stainless Steel 304 valves are made of one grade of stainless steel that is tough, strong and most of all, corrosion resistant. In under-water environment, these valves prove highly beneficial and even at low temperatures. Although plastic valves will prevent corrosion, they cannot withstand the higher pressures and temperatures.
Stainless steel 304 valves are available in different types: ball valves, gate valves, globe valves, butterfly valves, safety valves, reducing valves, disc check valves, flush bottom valves, and sub types of each of the above.
The prices of these valves may range from $15 to as high as