Mucon Iris Diaphragm Valves

Source: Schenck Process Food and Performance Materials (FPM)

Mucon Iris Diaphragm Valve (IDV) utilizes a concentrically closing fabric or rubber diaphragm to accurately control the flow of powders and granular material. Ideal for “trickle-feed” applications and shutting off against a flow of material.

Features include:

  • No jamming (no mechanical components in contact with product)
  • Full bore opening (no restriction to product flow).
  • Trickle feed capability
  • Hand, pneumatic or motorized options
  • Slim design – low install height
  • No mechanical wear by abrasive products
  • Dust tight – no leakage to atmosphere
  • Ability to seal around irregular objects
  • Suitable for delicate products
  • Hygienic designs available
  • Easy to maintain and operate