Cage-types

Cage Types

IAC can provide all standard round cages, as well as specialized cages such as Oval, Star, 2-Piece, and Form Lock.  Both Top Load and Bottom load cages are available.

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Product Description

Common cage constructions consist of 10, 12 or 20 vertical wires. Standard horizontal ring spacings are 4”, 6” or 8”. If clean air plenum height restrictions are a problem, two piece cages are available. For areas where moisture or acid corrosion are present IAC provides a range of materials and coatings.

Top load cages are available with a T-flange, ring top or several styles of rolled flange tops. Cage diameters range from 4” to 6 1/8”. Wire thickness ranges are; 9 gauge, 10 gauge and 11 gauge.

Bottom load cages are constructed with a split collar or split ring top. Cage diameters range from 4” to 6 1/8”. Wire thickness ranges are 9 gauge, 10 gauge and 11 gauge.

Number of Vertical Wires

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Wire Gauge Full Scale

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Materials

  • Carbon Steel
  • Galvanized Steel
  • 304 Stainless Steel
  • 316 Stainless Steel

 

Finishes

  • Carbon Steel
  • Galvanized Steel
  • 304 Stainless Steel
  • 316 Stainless Steel
  • Epoxy: (250° – 350° F. service temperature)

 

Packaging

  • Cages are packed in custom designed cartons.
  • All cartons are rated at 275 pound test.

Cage Tops

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Cage Bottoms

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For more efficient cleaning, venturis are available for all diameter cages. Venturis come in 3” to 6” lengths. Venturis are made in a variety of materials; aluminum, carbon steel, galvanized and stainless steel.

If you have special cage requirements call IAC. In most cases we can customize a cage to fulfill your needs.