Natural Gas Dryer Sizing & Desiccant Tablet Selection
The chart below shows Natural Gas Pipeline Dryer (PLD) sizes with flow capacities & pressure ranges. From this chart, pick the line which is your lowest operating pressure and read down to the capacity that matches or exceeds your flow rate. Then you can go to the left of the chart and pick the corresponding model group. Now select the model that meets or exceeds your maximum operating pressure.
Maximum Working Pressure:
- 280 PSIG = Model Suffix 2.8
- 720 PSIG = Model Suffix 7.2
- 1450 PSIG = Model Suffix 14.5
- Example: PLD8-7.2 is a Pipeline Dryer 8” diameter vessel with a 720 psig MWP