Basket Strainers

Strainer housings are available in simplex and duplex configurations with materials of construction similar to that of cartridge and bag housings. The standard materials for stock items would be cast iron, bronze, carbon steel and stainless steel. Internal baskets are usually offered in series 300 stainless perforated materials with perforated hole size options of 1/16" to 1/2" and/or internal woven wire liners.

Basket strainer sizes range from 3/8" to 18" inlet/outlet connections providing flow rates in excess of 20,000 gpm and pressure ratings to 740 psi. Quick-opening and body flange closures are available on most models.

Wye strainers are also available with sizes ranging from 1/4" to 24" inlet/outlet connections and flow rates in excess of 30,000 gpm. Wye strainer housings and internals are similar to basket housings in materials and opening sizes with pressure ratings to 2500 psi.

Filter Resources has design/build capabilities to provide custom fabricated basket and tee strainers based on process stream requirements.

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