KVS Expansion Joint

Ingersoll Rand KVS Engine Exhaust Manifold to Turbo Expansion Joint

At Bellows Systems, we take pride in designing and manufacturing high-quality metal bellows and expansion joints for a wide range of industries. Our exhaust service rated expansion joint designs for OEMs and OEM direct replacement have been in service for over 40 years.

KVS expansion joints and assembly kits and are specifically designed to be direct replacements for Ingersoll Rand (IR) exhaust expansion joints. These expansion joints are drop-in replacements for OEM part numbers 1R20959B, 1R20959D, and are designed to fit seamlessly into the IR exhaust system.

Bellows Systems manufactures direct replacement for IR exhaust expansion joints, drop in-liner and gaskets for OEM parts numbers,

  • Expansion Joints – 1R20959B,1R20959D
  • Sleeve – 1W40171
  • Gaskets – 1W47349, 1W40030
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Our premium KVS expansion joints offer dual floating flanges with formed Vanstone’s and significant improvement in bellows cycle life compared to the OEM parts.

In addition to the KVS expansion joints, we also manufactured complete exhaust manifold kits for KVS engines. The drop-in liners and gaskets were made from high temperature corrosion resistant austenitic stainless steels and are designed to provide superior performance and reliability.

At Bellows Systems, we understand the importance of keeping your equipment running reliably, which is why we offer premium replacement parts that are designed to meet or exceed OEM specifications. Our KVS expansion joints are built to last and are an ideal choice for reliable operations.

To learn more about our premium KVS expansion joints and other replacement parts for Ingersoll Rand exhaust systems, visit our Exhaust Bellows page on our website.

If you have any questions or would like to learn more about our products, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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Dual Bellows type universal expansion joints

Dual Bellows type universal expansion joints

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Two different dual bellows type universal expansion joints,

  • 36” ID x 41” long with flanges for a compressor station in Texas, CAT GCM – 34 Exhaust.
  • 41” ID x 26” long with weld ends for a refinery in South America.

Dual universal expansion joints are the simplest type of universal expansion joint. They are typically used in low-pressure applications, such as exhaust ducting. They can absorb both axial and lateral movement in the piping.

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