AFL1-P Single plastic cartridge filter housing, economic and shatter resistant three piece filter housing, designed for a wide range of applications

amafilter – LFC Lochem (Filtration Group Process Systems) has a songle plastic cartridge filter housing available, AFL1-P. This filter housing is ideally for small batch process which needs polishing. AFL1-P is an economic and shatter resistant three piece filter housing, designed for a wide range of applications.

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AFL1-P Single plastic cartridge filter housing

Amafilter – LFC Lochem (Filtration Group Process Systems) has a single plastic cartridge filter housing available, AFL1-P. This filter housing is ideal for a small batch process which needs polishing. AFL1-P is an economic and shatter resistant three-piece filter housing, designed for a wide range of applications.

Features

  • Three piece construction with cover closing by means of a ring
  • Suitable for single cartridge
  • Filter housing materials conform to FDA requirements
  • Vent plug standard
  • Spanner for tightening the ring included
  • Drain plug on 20″ housing
  • Optional: Mounting brackets

Typical application

  • Filtration of water
  • Filtration of chemical
  • Filtration of food and beverages

Standard Specification

  • PED 2014/68/EU: article 4 paragraph 3
  • Maximum vapor pressure: < 0.5 bar(g)
  • Design pressure: 10.5 bar
  • Maximum (operating) pressure: 8 bar
  • Maximum (operating) temperature: 50 oC
  • Filter housing material: polypropylene or styrene acrylonitrile
  • Bowl: polypropylene or styrene acrylonitrile (SAN)
  • Head: polypropylene or polypropylene with brass inserts
  • Nut: polypropylene
  • Vent plug: polypropylene or brass
  • Drain plug: polypropylene
  • Available for filter cartridge with length 9.75’’ or 20’’
  • Internal construction is designed for double open end (code X0) filter cartridges
  • O-ring material: standard EPDM. Other materials on request
  • Filter housing materials conform to FDA requirements

Customized requirements

We understand that our customer‘s facing complex processes and environmental requirements. There where a standard filter housing could not be sufficient, our engineers are able to design a custom made filtration solution.

Brand

amafilter

In the 1930’s Mr. L. Benjamins started a company in the Netherlands which sold filtration consumables and parts. After WW2 Mr. L. Benjamins and his son started importing and not much later the manufacturing of “Niagara filters” branded as “Amsterdamse Machine- en Apparatenfabriek” (amafilter®). The main products were vertical pressure blades for the food & beverage industry. Soon after amafilter started exporting it’s products worldwide. Due to rapid growth amafilter® moved from Amsterdam to Alkmaar. The new location in Alkmaar expanded multiple times to offer more production capacity. In those years many filter types were developed. Many filters were added to the amafilter scope of products. The amafilter® brand is a well established name in the global market for solid-liquid filtration serving customers worldwide.

LFC Lochem

In 1979, three employees of Machine Factory Arnhem in the Netherlands started their own company to manufacture pressure leaf filters and named the company “Liquid Filtration Consultants“ or “LFC Lochem®”. The company quickly gained an outstanding reputation as an innovative engineering and manufacturing company that specialized in liquid filtration technology. Over the years, LFC Lochem® developed and perfected many filtration products. This resulted in a high quality, comprehensive standard range for widely diverging industries. LFC Lochem® has an excellent reputation in the field of filtration technology and on its ability to quickly respond to specific customer requests.

Product Information

Typical application

Filtration of water
Filtration of chemical
Filtration of food and beverages

Standard Specification

PED 2014/68/EU: article 4 paragraph 3
Maximum vapor pressure: < 0.5 bar(g)
Design pressure: 10.5 bar
Maximum (operating) pressure: 8 bar
Maximum (operating) temperature: 50 oC
Filter housing material: polypropylene or styrene acrylonitrile
Bowl: polypropylene or styrene acrylonitril (SAN)
Head: polypropylene or polypropylene with brass inserts
Nut: polypropylene
Vent plug: polypropylene or brass
Drain plug: polypropylene
Available length 9.75’’ or 20’’ for filter cartridges
Internal construction is designed for double open end (code X0) filter cartridges
O-ring material: standard EPDM. Other materials on-request
Filter housing materials conform FDA requirements

Customized requirements

We understand that our customer‘s facing complex processes and environmental requirements. There where a standard filter housing could not be sufficient, our engineers are able to design a custom made filtration solution.

Ordering information

Ordering information

Example: AFL1-10P-1-PV

1 Type

AFL1

2 Cartridge length

9.75 = 9 3/4”

20 = 20”

3 Material bowl

P = polypropylene
A = styrene acrylonitrile

4 Inlet/outlet

3/4 = 3/4”BSP
1 = 1”BSP

5 Material head

no symbol [-] = polypropylene with brass inserts
PV = polypropylene

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AFL1-P single plastic cartridge filter housing SBR20190430

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