Fike Flow Actuated Explosion Isolation Valve (Ventex®)

A Mechanical Barrier Against Flame and Pressure

Ventex® valves are designed to close in milliseconds providing a mechanical barrier against flame and pressure.

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Unlike active explosion barriers, Flow Actuated Explosion Isolation Valves are closed by the force of energy supply, detectors or system controls.


How Explosion Venting Works

Explosion venting, one of the most common and effective forms of explosion protection, offers overpressure protection from potential industrial explosion hazards by providing a planned pathway for the expanding gases to escape.