Century Custom Shell and Tube Heat Exchangers C500 Shell & Tube Heat Exchanger

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Product Features
  • TEMA type AES or BES
  • Removable bundle
  • Internal clamp split ring, floating head
  • Straight tube
  • More costly than fixed tubesheet and U-tube designs.

Straight Tube, Removable bundle, Internal Clamp ring-type Floating head cover with channel construction.

Can meet all TEMA classes as well as ASME Section VIII Div 1 and ASME Section III N stamp for Nuclear. Other codes available.

Fully customizable. Variety of sizes, tube diameters and materials available.

Applications: For the most rugged process plant service, including heating or cooling petrochemicals or condensing vapors

 

Advantages:

Higher surface area per given shell diameter than C400 (TEMA type AET or BET)

Allows for differential thermal expansion.

Can handle volatile or toxic fluids due to lack of packed joints.

Bundle can be removed for shell side cleaning and maintenance.

 

Limitations:

Shell cover, clamp ring and floating head cover must be removed prior to removing bundle.