Alfa Laval MLine 10 Gasketed Plate-and-Frame Heat Exchanger

Alfa Laval M line is a range of gasketed plate-and-frame heat exchangers used in dairy, food, beverage and other hygienic applications. M line is used when the design pressure is above 10 barg (145 psig) or when long plate packs are required. A large range of plate and gasket types is available. 

ApplicationsALFA LAVAL, MLine HEAT EXCHANGER, 10

  • Biotech and Pharmaceutical
  • Energy and Utilities
  • Food and Beverages
  • Home and Personal care

Benefits

  • High energy efficiency – low operating cost
  • Flexible configuration – heat transfer area can be modified
  • Easy to install – compact design
  • High serviceability – easy to open for inspection and cleaning and easy to clean by CIP
  • Access to Alfa Laval’s global service network

Features
Every detail is carefully designed to ensure thermal efficiency, optimal performance and easy cleaning. Selection of available features:

  • Corner guided alignment system
  • Chocolate pattern distribution area
  • Glued gasket
  • Clip-on gasket
  • Leak chamber
  • Fixed bolt head
  • Key hole bolt opening
  • Lifting lug
  • Lining
  • Lock washer
  • Tightening bolt cover

Technical data

Plates
Name: M10-B
Type: Single plate
Free channel, mm (inches):  2.6 (0.10)

Name: M10-M
Type: Single plate
Free channel, mm (inches): 4.0 (0.16)

Materials
Heat transfer plates: 304/304L, 316/316L, 254
C-276
Ti

Field gaskets: NBR, EPDM,  FKM
Connections: Acid proof stainless steel
Frame and pressure plate:  Solid stainless steel, cladded stainless steel or surface coated

The plate heat exchanger is manufactured according to 3A certification. The gaskets are produced in compliance with the regulations of FDA. Other materials may be available on request. All option combinations may not be configurable.

Operational data

Frame, PV-code: FHC, PED
Max. design pressure (barg/psig): 16.0/232
Max. design temperature (°C/°F): 160/320

Extended pressure and temperature rating may be available on request.

Dimensional drawing
Measurements mm (inches)

ALFA LAVAL, MLine HEAT EXCHANGER, 10 drawing