Flat Plate Heat Exchangers

As a distributor and repair provider, Potter Associates, Inc. performs full repair services on all flat plate heat exchangers from any manufacturer.  We can supply any rubber compound required and any grade and thickness of metal for your plate requirements.  We service used units, sell new ones, and sell spare parts of gaskets and plates to meet whatever need you have. Re-gasketing, high-pressure washing, chemical cleaning, dye testing, and hydro-testing on all flat plate heat exchangers.

Heat Exchanger Capabilities

General           

  • Distributor of Products
  • Parts
  • Service

Process           

  • Re-Gasketing
  • High Pressure Wash   
  • Cleaning
  • Hydro Testing of Unit after cleaned and serviced

Types  

  • Flat Plate
  • Shell & Tube
  • Welded
  • Brazed
  • Air Cooled

Loops 

Closed

Liquids / Fluids          

  • Water
  • Refrigerant
  • Cooling Oil
  • Food Products
  • Beverage

Orientation     

Vertical

Horizontal

Port Size         

.5 to 12 in

Design Pressure          

150 to 400 psi

Flow Rate      

Up to 7,500 gpm

Plate Material 

  • 316 Stainless Steel
  • Titanium         
  • SMO 254
  • Hastelloy C276

Gasket Material          

  • NBR
  • HNBR
  • EPDM Butyl
  • Viton

Frames

  • Carbon Steel Painted
  • Stainless Steel
  • Stainless Steel Cladded

Connections   

  • NPT
  • Studded
  • Flange Clamp
  • Dairy Union

Shell Diameter           

2 to 24 in

Custom up to 6 ft

Shell Length  

Up to 20 ft

Straight Tube Bundle Diameter         

8 to 20 in

U-tube Bundle Diameter        

3 to 8 in

Tube   

Fixed

Removable

New Gaskets  

  • Rubber
  • Buna
  • EPDM (Ethylene - Propylene)
  • Viton
  • Non-Asbestos Compressed Sheet
  • Metal
  • Stainless
  • Graphite
  • Jacketed
  • Copper
  • Double

Rubber Gasket Diameter       

Up to 72 in

Non Compressed Gasket Diameter    

Up to 180 in

Metal Gasket Diameter          

Up to 100 in

Rubber Gasket Thickness      

Up to .5 in

Non Asbestos and Metal Gasket Thickness   

Up to .25 in

Repair 

Re Clean

Re Gasket

Intended Application 

  • Processing Equipment
  • Power Generation
  • Chemical
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Pulp and Paper
  • Food Processing
  • Beverage
  • Liquor / Wine
  • Automotive
  • Marine
  • Industrial

Environments 

  • Wet
  • Dry     
  • Indoor
  • Outdoor

Testing

  • Chemically Dip
  • Die Penetrant
  • Pressure Test

Sales

  • New Units
  • Used Units
  • Individual Plates
  • Plate Packs

Service

  • Dye Testing 
  • Chemical Cleaning
  • Hi-Pressure Washing
  • Hydro Testing