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Strainer Filter "FC" & "FCZ"

 STRAINER FILTERS 

There is always suspended solids, in process or auxiliary lines, that may cause serious damage in equipments and instruments.
FC & FCZ strainer filters are specially designed to remove solid particles in liquid lines.

Gallery of some  MET POR strainer filters 

 Gallery of some METPOR strainer filters
Strainer Filters "FC"

 TYPICAL APPLICATIONS

Practically all industry uses strainer filters, typical applications include:
Water: for pump protection, coolingt towers, condensers, effluents; any type of solids may be removed such as sand, leaves, oxides, plastics, metals,...
In oil & gasoline lines to remove any suspended matter such as solid, slimy contaminants and even water with PTFE coated meshes.
For Paints, inks and adhesives to remove un-dissolved parts of the product components. 
For edibles, pharmaceutical and cosmetics, the proper use of these filters assures purity and texture of the final product.

GENERAL DATA

MODEL FC

MODEL

CONNECTION STRAINER FLOW RATE (gpm)

plain square mesh strainers
Plain square mesh strainers

FC-I 2",3",4" I 45-90
FC-II 2",3",4" II 45-155
FC-III 2",2",3",4" III 110-300
FC-IV 2",3",4",6" IV 175-660
FC-V 3",4",6",8" V 220-1500
FC-VI 4",6",8",10" VI 300-2200
FC-VII 6",8",10",12" VII >2200

MODEL FCZ

MODEL CONNECTION STRAINER FLOW RATE (gpm) "FCZ" filter
 FCZ Filter
FCZ-I 1",1",2" IZ 4-20
FCZ-II 1",1",2" IIZ 4-40

FILTRATION ELEMENTS CHARACTERISTICS

Strainers are manufactured in different type of materials:316 and 304 stainless steel, niquel, monel, titanium or hastelloy.
Easy to extract and clean have high dirt holding capacity combined with high filtration rate.
Two alternatives: plain square mesh and pleated square mesh for extended filtration area.

INSTRUMENTS AND VALVES

May be supplied with drain and vent valves, pressure gauge, differential pressure gauge, rupture disc, thermometers, etc.

VESSELS CHARACTERISTICS

Consist of one cylindrical body with one or more internal metal basket, a quick opening closure and all the connections associated to the process requirements.
May content, external jacket, tracing or thermal insulation.
Connections options are ANSI flanges or couplings, Danish, Swedish or DIN. Special connections on demand.
Body material: carbon steel, 304, 304L, 316 and 316L stainless steel, polypropylene, PVC, PVF, etc.
Internal protection may include epoxi paints, rubber, neoprene, polyamide, PTFE, etc.
A DAVIT for the elevation of big covers are supplied as standard.
Gaskets: natural fibers, metallic, elastomer, etc.

Closure options:

Swing Bolt Flat Cover Swing Bolt Dished Head Central Screw
 
 W.N.& Blind  Flange S.O. & Blind Flange Flange & Dished Head

Bottom Options:

Inverted Dished Head Flat Plate Dished Head

For special configuration contact our technical deppartment

 

DATOS DIMENSIONALES

180 Connections 0 Connections In-line Connections 90 Connections
 
MODEL "FC" - DIMMENSIONAL DATA (inches)
MODEL A B C D E F
FC-I 14-5/8 22 7-3/8 30-3/8 8-5/8 14-5/8
FC-II 14-5/8 37 7-3/8 45-5/8 8-5/8 23-3/8
FC-III 18 41-3/4 12 51-1/2 10 27-1/2
FC-IV 20-1/2 42-3/4 15-3/8 54-3/8 12 27-1/2
FC-V 23-7/8 42-3/4 16-3/4 60-1/8 16 20
FC-VI 28 46-1/2 19 70-7/8 20 20
FC-VII 33-3/8 47-1/2 22 76-5/8 24 16