What is a stainless steel composite mesh tube for protecting the valve filter?
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Protection Mesh for a compressor valve. The compressor had reliability issues with the valves failing within months. The objective for the valve change is to improve reliability or MTBF to greater than 2 years while improving compressor efficiency. The picture shows the cages for the suction and discharge valves, with new valve protection mesh used in the suction valve cage.