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Selecting and Maintaining Steam Filters for Industrial Applications

By Lee Maddox Steam filtration is a vital part of any industrial application requiring steam as an energy source, whether it’s for driving mechanical processes, heating, or sterilization. Steam is an inherently dirty resource commonly contaminated with rust, scale and other particulates. The maintenance program for any steam-based system should always include a filtration component […]

Flanged Housing Data For Steam Filters

Filters with flange-type connections, both single- and multiple-element housings, are fabricated in stainless steel and are rated at 250 psi. Size Nominal flow (lb/hr) Flange Size Connections Elements Per Filter 14 1000 2″ 1 17 1600 2″ 1 20 3200 3″ 2 30 4800 4″ 3 40 6400 6″ 4 60 9600 6″ 6 80 […]

Ferrule Housing Data For Steam Filters

Non-flanged, single-element housings are fabricated in stainless steel and are rated at 250 psi. Connection types include stub-end, NPT and sanitary. Size Nominal flow (lb/hr) NPT Size Connections Elements Per Filter 3 50 1/2″ 1 5 65 1/2″ 1 7 120 1/2″ 1 9 230 3/4″ 1 10 285 1″ 1 11 340 1″ 1 […]

Steam Filters

Steam filters are used to clean the output of pressurized steam systems, which typically experience contaminants commonly found in steam sources, such as dirt, rust, and scale particulates. Contaminants will dramatically reduce the life and efficiency of any filter element contained downstream of the steam source. Our filters for cleaning steam sources will effectively remove […]

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