Y strainer valves get their name from their shape, they have the appearance of a “Y”. Y strainers are often used in liquid or gas pressurized lines. These strainers can also be used in suction or vacuum applications.
Jamflow’s y strainers are made of class 600 stainless steel . The body, bonnet, screen, & plug are all made of SUS 316 stainless steel and has a teflon gasket.