1/2 NPT Relief Valve-Platform-165psi is a safety valve that is used to protect a system from overpressure. It has a 1/2″ National Pipe Taper (NPT) male threaded inlet connection, and is set to relieve pressure at 165 psi. The platform designation means that it is designed to be mounted on a platform or other flat surface.
Relief valves are used in a wide variety of applications, including air compressors, pressure vessels, and piping systems. They are an important safety device, and should be inspected and tested regularly to ensure proper operation.
Here are some examples of where a 1/2 NPT Relief Valve-Platform-165psi might be used:
- Air compressor tank
- Hydraulic reservoir
- Heat exchanger
- Pressure washer
- Chemical pump
- Fire truck water pump