Steam Trap Cross Reference Charts and Y Strainers
LEAKY TRAPS ARE HUGE ENERGY WASTERS! Early replacement gives FAST payback
…Thermostatic Steam Trap Cross-Reference Chart
These are the most popular type of traps for buildings heated by steam radiators. The models shown are the most popular sizes for some of the best known brands. This chart will assist you in quickly selecting the size and brand you want to replace.
Float and Thermostatic Traps
Used with steam equipment to release condensate and air simultaneously. Provides extra capacity on start-up.
Thermodisc Steam Trap Cross-Reference Chart
All stainless Thermodisc steam traps are designed for applications having light to moderate condensate loads. Thermodisc traps are excellent for high pressure drip and steam tracing applications.
Pipeline “Y” Strainers
The two biggest causes of failure of steam traps are oversizing and dirt. Be sure to inspect, blow-down and repair your strainers regularly. Install strainers in front of all your traps and control valves, especially temperature regulating and/or pressure reducing valves and steam traps to protect their moving parts. Protect working parts from damage caused by dirt, scale, and impurities. “Y” strainers are designed for steam, oil or water lines.
|Pipeline Strainer Cross Reference Chart|
|Type||Construction||Size Range||Stem Pressure|
|IT||Cast Iron Threaded||1/4'' to 3''||250|
|CT||Cast Steel Threaded||1/2'' to 2''||600|
|CI-125||Cast Iron Flanged||2'' to 8''||125|
|F-125||10'' to 18''|
|CI-250||2'' to 4''||250|
|F-250||5'' to 16''|