Sanitary Disk Capable of More Than 250,000 Cycles

Aug. 23, 2010
Continental Disc Corporation announces the release of its newest sanitary disc, the Sanitrx HPX rupture disc.
Continental Disc Corp. introduced its sanitary disc, the Sanitrx HPX rupture disc. The Sanitrx HPX rupture disc is a scored reverse acting rupture disc that can be pressurized from full vacuum up to 90% or 95% of the rated (marked) burst pressure under normal operating conditions.  This high precision rupture disc offers proven performance in excess of a quarter million cycles.The Sanitrx HPX rupture disc is a differential pressure relief device that provides an instantaneous full-open, non-reclosing design for protecting equipment, vessels, systems and people from overpressure conditions.  Highly versatile and offered in a wide range of burst pressures, materials and sizes, the Sanitrx HPX rupture disc is designed specifically for the pharmaceutical, biotech, food and beverage industries.  With a response time in milliseconds, this rupture disc meets all ASME BPE criteria including a surface finish of 20 Ra microinch or better and a solid metal construction providing cleanability for CIP/SIP applications.