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Introducing the FCS YouTube Channel

The FCS YouTube channel provides highlights of training conducted by our world-class Instructors.  Our first video is a discussion of typical GE main stop valves, presented by Mike McClintock of Fossil Consulting Services, Inc.  Mike is a Vice President with FCS who has conducted hundreds of hours of classroom, plant and simulator training sessions over his twenty three years with the company.

After a brief introduction, the Typical GE Main Stop Valve Discussion video provides an overview of the following:

  • Cross section of typical GE Main Stop Valve
  • Sealing the Main Stop Valve Stem
  • Pressure Seal Head
  • Valve Stem Bushing
  • Valve Backseat
  • Valve Disk

The video can be found at