MATERIAL: Carbon steelFINISH: Painted or hot dipped galvanized.OPTIONS: Modifications in the dimensions A, B, C, and the slide plate material (PTFE, 25% glass filled or graphite) available upon request.
ORDERING: Specify figure number, pipe size, description, type, quantity, finish and slide plate material.
ALLOWABLE LOADS: The allowable vertical loads depend upon the pipe pressure and wall thickness.
BONDING: Graphite slide plates are usually bonded. For high temperature service above 500°F specify bonded and bolted construction.