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Lyons Valve Designer

Lyons Valve Designer

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summary of the book Lyons valve design handbook
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Lyons valve designer’s handbook 1. Valve in general 2. Valve engineering data and design data a. Design factor b.

Valve spring design c. High temperature spring and cause of spring failure d. Design nuclear control valve e. Design consideration for one and three-piece ball valve for use with dry chorine f. Selection of valve materials for design and applications g. Selections of trim materials and applications table h. High temperature valve design considerations i. Valve design considerations for cryogenics and cold service j. Fail safe and fire safe requirement for valve actuators k. Fire testing of valves and associates equipment l. Growth of fire safe high performance butterfly valve m. Engineering data vacuum service terminology 3. Flow data for the designing of fluid components and systems a. Fluids mechanics for the valve designer b. Designing a relief valve for optimum flow c. Friction area and nozzle area for valves and fittings as new all-purpose flow parameters d. Updating K-factor formula for pressure drops in air valves e. Local resistance to flow f. Fluid throttling devices g. Close-clearance orifice h. Errorless orifices i. Airflow in components j. Which air-flow equations k. How to compute and combine fluid flow resistance in components l. Sizing relief valve for fluids m. Sizing butterfly valves n. Ball valve sizing formulas o. Pinch valve-valve sizing on/off service p. Some useful formulas q. Flow control, rangeability ,characteristics, and leakage 4. Dashpots, damping and fluid hammer a. Dashpots and damping b. Air snubber graphs c. Reduce fluid hammer d. Nodal model simplifies computer analysis of pressure surge 5. Cavitations a. How to protect materials against cavitations damage b. Experience combines with theory of counter cavitations in control valves c. Cavitations-minimizing its destructives effect in control valves 6. Noise abatement and valve noise calculations

SAE and ISO grade marking m. ‘grafoil’ packing for valve in Nuclear service-grade GTN f. Screw threads and fasteners a.a. Screw thread forms c. Material selection guide d. Plating and finishing specifications f. ‘Grafoil’ ribbon-pack design data d. Material selection for high and low temperature valve and piping systems j. valve packing b. Stainless steel P/M alloys-unique applications i. Piping design and systems a. Valve noise calculations b. valve packing that don’t leak c. Corrosions g. Pressure model of four-way spool valve for simulating electrohydraulics control systems c. Statics breaking strength of fasteners with machine screw threads k. Chemical resistance guide e. Stop noise in hydraulics systems 7. Simplified guide to NAS. Valve packing design a. Vibrations in springs-loaded safety /relief valve 8. Using proper material when design valve components 12. Materials a. Graphite packing technique g. Cross reference of alloy designations h.AN. Piping : industrial and process design basics . Elementary analysis of valves using finite element methods b. Erosion by aqueous slurries in valve seat materials f. Design consideration in packless valve 9. Alloys strength characteristics l. Comparison of materials b. Standard limits of size d. ASTM. Chemicals and mechanical properties of high strength alloys i. Approximate hole size e. Torque j. O-ring design data a. Design with O-ring 10. Using tungsten carbide when design valve components g. Methods for verifying the fatique and statics pressure rating of the pressure containing envelope of a metal fluid power component d. IN-787 steel used for valves in arctic service h. ‘Grafoil’ flange gasket and gasket type design data e. Control valve noise rating : predictions vs reality c. and MS Screw and bolts 11. Screw thread classes unified screw thread series b. Comparison of properties of materials c. Causes and cures of noise in steam piping systems d. Design analysis a.

Solenoid valve installations and trouble shooting d.13. Cryogenic ball valve applications . Nuclear environment qualifications of safety related valves d. Piping : specifying systems Valve test methods a. Piping : process materials c. How to prevent valve failure c. Fundamental of three-mode controllers b. Piping : Flexibility for novice designers d.installations and trouble shooting a. Valve actuators Product Liability Maintenance . 15. Danger lurks around the corner b. Large valve testing Instrumentations and control a. Testing valve for flow and pressure drop c. Fundamental of control valve characterizations c. b. 16. Using proper corrections factors for valve flow coefficient when testing b. 14.

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