The Homestead eccentric body casting is in
ASTM A126 Class B cast iron and conforms to the leading
standard for wall thickness. Flange thickness, diameter and
drilling fully conform to ANSI B16.1 Class 125. Alternative
flanged, screwed or mechanical joint ends are available. A high
quality two-part epoxy coating can be applied externally and
internally to protect the casting integrity and assure long,
Homestead's eccentric valve seat has been
geometrically optimized for low torque operation and extended
life. A 90% raised welded nickel seat is incorporated to resist
the effects of corrosion and erosion.
Homestead's fully adjustable seals assure
stem sealing in even the most demanding applications.
316 stainless steel radial bearings are
utilized to assure long trouble-free operation.