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The Biogas Lifecycle
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The Biogas Lifecycle

by FlowAdmin

Bedfordshire based Flow Components has been involved in a number of Anaerobic Digestion & Biogas projects and supplied ATEX approved Electric Actuators, Pneumatic Actuators, Ball Valves, Butterfly Valves and Solenoid Valves from stock. This is a look at the Lifecycle of a Biogas Power Plant: Waste food from households and cooking fats are fed in to the plant Grass, corn and other organic matter is added…

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May
2014
in News, Web

What is a Solenoid Valve

by FlowAdmin

We have many years experience with Solenoid Valves and wanted to answer this basic but often asked question A solenoid valve is an electromagnetically operated valve. As a current is passed through the coil, the plunger is lifted up and out of the valve seat, thus opening the valve and allowing fluid pass through. When the current is stopped the plunger drops back down into…

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Mar
2014
Bedford Businesses – Free Social Media & Networking Event
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Bedford Businesses – Free Social Media & Networking Event

by FlowAdmin

Here at Flow Components we are passionate about  working with local businesses, we pride ourselves on knowing our customers, and giving expert advice. In the modern day we, like other businesses, rely on Social Media to connect with, advertise to and advise our customers. It is another side to your business which is often so easy to get wrong. We are running an event to…

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Sep
2013
ITM Hydraulic Fittings now in stock at Flow Components
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ITM Hydraulic Fittings now in stock at Flow Components

by FlowAdmin

Flow Components are pleased to announce we now have the range of ITM Hydraulic Fittings now in stock in our central warehouse. ITM Hydraulic Fittings are exclusively distributed by Flow Components of Bedford and manufactured by Balu Auto Components of Chennai India, in their ISO/TS16949 approved manufacturing facility. With over 38 years experience of manufacturing fittings for the fluid transfer industry, ITM Hydraulic Fittings can offer…

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Jun
2013
Flow Components Competition Winners – Kiosk at The Park
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Flow Components Competition Winners – Kiosk at The Park

by FlowAdmin

Last month saw the Flow Components Twitter competition where lucky winners Kiosk at The Park won £70 worth of vouchers for popular Bedford eatery, The Embankment. The Kiosk has become a social hub in Bedford, particularly now summer is here! They sell a range of home made cakes, snacks and sandwiches and also a range of Barista style coffee at a very reasonable price.   The…

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Jun
2013
in News

Parker Pneumatic now in stock at Flow Components

by FlowAdmin

Flow Components is pleased to announce we are distributors for the Parker Pneumatic and Parker Legris range of products. We hold a massive amount of stock and a full list can be found here: Parker Pneumatic           We keep a stock of Parker Pneumatic Studs, Elbow Studs, Y Pieces, Banjo Bolts, Connectors and Tees. We also stock various cylinders, cylinder rods and…

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May
2013
Cool Uses for Solenoid Valves
in Company, News

Cool Uses for Solenoid Valves

by FlowAdmin

Solenoid Valves are used in a variety of different applications. We at Flow Components sell Solenoid Valves but didn’t know about all these uses! We found this infographic designed by Zoedale and thought our readers would be interested. Let us know what you think!

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May
2013
Drallim Fittings now in stock at Flow Components
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Drallim Fittings now in stock at Flow Components

by FlowAdmin

Drallim Industries is a leading innovator in technology and quality. They provide engineering skills, manufactured equipment and custom built systems for the Aerospace, Industrial and Utility sectors. Flow Components has been a partner of Drallim Industries for over 20 years and we are proud to offer their range of fittings and components for various pneumatic and hydraulic applications. We will shortly be extending our range of Drallim Fittings and offering…

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May
2013
Free Meal for Two at The Embankment Bedford
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Free Meal for Two at The Embankment Bedford

by FlowAdmin

To celebrate the launch of our new web site we want to send two lucky people for a meal at top Bedford eatery, The Embankment. Flow Components have been in business for over 20 years and have recently joined “The Digital Generation” and got ourselves a nice shiny new web site designed by local firm We Can Creative. You can view our selection of Pneumatic Fittings, Air Compressors, Safety…

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May
2013

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