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FR10-32

FIXED ORIFICE BI-DIRECTIONAL FLOW REGULATOR U.S. PATENT No 6,167,906

Overview

Description

A screw-in, cartridge style, fixed orifice, pressure compensated, bi-directional flow regulating valve (restrictive type). It is a spring biased bi-directional blocking poppet type valve

Operation

The FR10-32F maintains a constant flow rate regardless of pressure drops across the valve or flow direction from port 2 to 3 or from port 3 to 2. Port 1 should be blocked

note: it is intended for use with mineral based or synthetic hydraulic fluids with lubricating properties

Features

  • Hardened seat for long life and low leakage.
  • Various adjustment options.
  • Excellent linearity and hysteresis.
  • Adjustable orifice.
  • Bi-directional.
  • Industry-common cavity.

Ratings

Pressure Ratings
Pressure rating
240 bar (3500 psi)
Flow Ratings
Flow setting
2.0 to 19.0 lpm (0.5 to 5.0 gpm)

Performance

FR10-32_Flow-Pressure

Dimensions

FR10-32_Dim

Materials

Cartridge:

Weight: 0.30 kg (0.68 lb); Steel with hardened work surfaces. Zinc-plated exposed surfaces; Buna N O-rings and polyester elastomer back-ups standard.

Standard Ported Body:

Weight: 0.36 kg (0.80 lb); Anodized high-strength 6061 T6 aluminum alloy, rated to 207 bar (3000 psi); Ductile iron bodies available; dimensions may differ.

Installation Specifications

Cavity
VC10-3
Cartridge installation torque
240 N-m (25 ft-lb)

Accessories

Order code

POSITION
CODE
DESCRIPTION
FR10-32F-H-J-/T
F
Adjustment Option
F
F
Factory Preset Non-Adjustable
H
Line Body
H
0
No Body
H
6T
Aluminum SAE 6
H
8T
Aluminum SAE 8
H
6TD
Ductile Iron SAE 6
H
8TD
Ductile Iron SAE 8
H
3B
Aluminum BSPP 3/8" (3)
H
3BD
Ductile Iron BSPP 3/8" (3)
J
Seal
J
N
Buna-N
J
V
Fluorocarbon
J
P
Polyurethane
J
U
PPDI Urethane
T
Flow setting
T
XX
Flow setting
FR10-32_Order