30th July, 2015:
30th July 2015 : Tekno valves is pleased to announce certification of HBA-10/I series brass valves in O-ring seal design for breathable air cylinders used in self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA). The design is tested and certified by BAM Berlin to EN ISO 10297:2014 and EN 144-1 (BAM procedure DG-14-095) and available with “Pi” mark in accordance with European Transportable Pressure Equipment Directive (TPED), 2010/35/EU (Type approval certificate BAM-TPED-2013/012) and offers significant benefits compared to the earlier HBA-10 design as well as other valve designs available in the market. Design comparison and feature benefits shall be sent on request.
HBA-10/I is available in three different hand wheel colors (blue, black and photo luminescent) and in variety of options like EFV, sintered filter, anti-dust tube depending upon buyer’s application and preference. The valve design is also available in self-locking and normal hand wheel.