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What is a davit?

A davit (particularly for manways) is a mechanically designed hinged guide and support system that helps ease the opening and closing of large and heavy blind flanges. This assembly can be designed for horizontal and vertical applications.



B Standard Design Type
Elevation with Davit Assembly
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