Tekfil

Polypropylene Depth Cartridge Filters

Tekfil™ is a high flow, graded depth filter with high contaminant capacity for long life. Constructed from FDA approved polypropylene with excellent performance characteristics, it is an economic choice for a wide range of applications. Tekfil™ is available in a range of industrial standard lengths as either absolute or nominal rated cartridges. Also available in Nylon construction for solvent filtration.

Materials of Manufacture

Filter media: Polypropylene/nylon
End fittings: Polypropylene

Gaskets and O-Rings

Ethylene Propylene, FEP encapsulated, Silicone, Viton®, Nitrile or Polypropylene felt available for non crush-fit end adapters.

Maximum Differential Pressure

Normal flow direction at:
20°C (68°F): 3.5 bar (50psi)
60°C (140°F): 1.0 bar (15psi)
80°C (176°F): 0.5 bar (7psi)

Operating Temperature

Maximum continuous: 80°C (176°F)

Clean Water Flow Rates

  • Typical clean water flow rate:
    A 254mm (10") TekfilTM single cartridge exhibits the flow-ΔP characteristics indicated below, for solutions with a viscosity of 1 centipoise.

Applications

  • Food and beverage
    Process water, polishing lines and clarification.
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Fine chemicals and solvents
  • Coatings
    Coating lines, solvents, inks and dyes.
  • Photographic chemicals
  • Metal finishing electroplating
  • Water treatment prior to reverse osmosis
    Resin traps and potable water.
  • Cosmetics product filling

Clean Water Flow Rates

  • Typical clean water flow rate:
    A 254mm (10") Tekfil™ single cartridge exhibits the flow-ΔP characteristics indicated below, for solutions with a viscosity of 1 centipoise.

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Product Attributes
RR 1 to 75μ absolute Beta 5000 (nominal)
MT80 ̊C
MoC Polypropylene
MDP 1.72 bar
Brand Porvair
QFDA compliant to 21CFR177-1520 & EC directive: 90/128/EEC (1990)
RR Retention Rating
MT Maximum temperature recommended of a working product in degrees centigrade
MoC Primary material of construction
MoC Primary material of construction
MP Maximum working pressure of housing in bar
Brand Manufacturing brand name supplying the product
FE Filter efficiency
Q Quality assurances and certificates validating this product