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Why are control valves smaller than line size?

An oversized valve is very sensitive to operating conditions. Significant changes in flow will be caused by the smallest changes in valve position. It's hard for the valve to adjust to the required flow. Is that correct? The line is usually one size bigger than the globe valves.

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