Aurora Industrial Machining

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Custom Engineered, Shell & Tube, Heating Exchangers

TEMA Type BEW or AEW (OR)

Construction

  • Available in TEMA B, C, or R construction
  • Removable bundle
  • straight tube
  • full floating head with double O-ring seal

Applications:

Recommended for:

  • Oil
  • Water
  • Air
  • Nitrogen
  • Dry Carbon Dioxide
  • Other inert gases

Should not be used for:

  • Hydrocarbon gases
  • Hydrogen
  • Oxygen
  • Lethal gases
  • Gases with low molecular weights
  • Volatile, toxic, or flammable fluids

Advantages:

  • Tube bundle can be easily removed for cleaning shell side, repairing or replacing
  • Straight tubes can be easily cleaned
  • Double O-ring seal allows tube bundle to expand and contract freely
  • Prevents intermixing of shell and tube side fluids.
  • Telltale holes are provided in the O-ring retainer for leak detection
  • Most cost-effective floating head type construction.
  • All gasketed joints are exposed for easy observation of leaks.

Limitations:

  • Maximum number of tube passes is two
  • Fluid intermixing is possible in the event of an O-ring failure
  • Maximum temperatures are limited

General Specifications:

Shell Side:
Sizes from 6" to 44"
Pressures: Up to 350 PSIG for units up to 12” diameter
Up to 300 PSIG for units 14” diameter and greater
Temperatures: Up to 375 degrees F

Tube Side:
Tube sizes 3/8" OD to 1" OD
Material: Admiralty and copper alloys, carbon steel, stainless steel, monel and others
Pressures: Up to 350 PSIG for sizes 6" to 16"; up to 300 PSIG for sizes over 16"
Temperatures: Up to 375 degrees F

Contact us to get a quote.

Site Information

3380 North Benzing Road | Orchard Park, New York 14127 | Tel: 716.826.7911 | Fax: 716.827.1041 | Email: info@auroraindustrialmachining.com

 

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