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Pig / Sphere Traps

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Pig Traps and Sphere Traps are used for inserting pigs into a pipeline then launching, receiving, and finally removing them without flow interruption. Pig traps are not generally proprietary products and are usually made to a specification drawn up by the user. According to their function traps may also be referred to as pig launchers or pig receivers.

See Also
Pig Signals - Intrusive, Pig Signals - Non-intrusive, Pigging Signals - Subsea, Pig Locators - Onshore, Pig Locators - Offshore, Closures and Interlocks, Pig / Sphere Launch Valves, Sphere Launch Pins / Flaps, Sphere Flow Tees, Diverters, Convergers (Wyes), Pig Handling Systems, Suspension Systems, Sphere Lifters, All Categories