Faq

Some FAQ related with gaskets and plate heat exchangers PHE

Contact


How do you calculate the maximum tightening for a plate heat exchanger?

How do you calculate the maximum tightening for a plate heat exchanger?

Each manufacturer has its own criteria. Do not exceed the limit indicated in the documentation of your machine. If you are not sure about it, contact...

How often do I need to clean the heat exchanger plates?

How often do I need to clean the heat exchanger plates?

It depends on many factors such as type of fluid, operating temperature, flow speed, etc. Note that dirt on the plate heat exchangers...

How often do the plate exchanger gaskets need to be replaced?

How often do the plate exchanger gaskets need to be replaced?

There is no fixed rule. Factors such as the quality of the gasket, temperature, product, type of plate, all have an influence. The important thing is...

What are the advantages in buying my gaskets from Laygo gaskets?

What are the advantages in buying my gaskets from Laygo gaskets?

Principally you will find that you are dealing directly with the manufacturer of the exchanger gaskets, with the degree of specialisation involved....

What are the applications of NBR gaskets for plate heat exchangers?

What are the applications of NBR gaskets for plate heat exchangers?

The NBR gaskets are perfect for applications water/water such as milk, beer, juices, alcohol, oil, etc.

What are the applications of plate heat exchangers?

What are the applications of plate heat exchangers?

Plate heat exchangers are used in many industrial applications with a lot of advantages:Maritime industry, sugar industry, surfaces...

What are the most common applications of EPDM gaskets for plate heat exchangers?

What are the most common applications of EPDM gaskets for plate heat exchangers?

The EPDM gaskets are perfect for hot water, steam, dairy products, juices, beer, cleaning products, etc.

What is a plate heat exchanger?

What is a plate heat exchanger?

A plate heat exchanger is a type of heat exchanger that uses metal plates to transfer heat between two fluids. It consists of thin, corrugated plates...

What is pasteurization?

What is pasteurization?

The process of pasteurization is used in the dairy and food industries for microbial control and preservation of the food consumed, such as milk,...

What is rubber vulcanisation?

What is rubber vulcanisation?

This is a process by which, applying pressure and temperature to the elastomer mixture over an interval of time, a connection between the links is produced...

What is the maximum temperature that EPDM gaskets can support?

What is the maximum temperature that EPDM gaskets can support?

The optimal temperature is between -40 and 160 ° C.

What is the maximum temperature that plate heat exchanger can support?

What is the maximum temperature that plate heat exchanger can support?

Plate heat exchangers can support 180 °C in most situations, although they may even work above 220 °C.

What is the warranty of our gaskets for plate heat exchanger?

What is the warranty of our gaskets for plate heat exchanger?

12 month warranty against manufacturing defects in all gaskets.

What manufacturers are compatible with plate heat exchanger gaskets manufactured by Laygo?

What manufacturers are compatible with plate heat exchanger gaskets manufactured by Laygo?

Alfa Laval, APV, Fischer, Gea Ecoflex, Junkers, Tranter, Chester Jensen, SWEP, Schmidt Bretten, Sondex, AGC Engineering, Reheat, Rosenblads, Vicarb,...

What quality of gasket is right for my application?

What quality of gasket is right for my application?

This depends on factors such as the nature of the product, temperature and characteristics of the cleaning solutions if CIP is used. Laygo gaskets offers...

Why is preventive maintenance so important?

Why is preventive maintenance so important?

When you change the gaskets of the plate exchanger with the recommended frequency, you are ensuring a long life for your machine. If...