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Extruder Burst Plugs & Rupture Disks

Burst plugs (rupture disks) relieve overpressure conditions in a sealed fluid system.  This result is similar to the fuse links in an electrical circuit.  Designed as the intentional weak link, they rupture at a predetermined process pressure value (called “burst pressure”), this protects people, products, and machinery. Dynisco’s BP420 Series burst plug body is made […]