amaGuard PPP absolute pleated polypropylene filter cartridge with high flow rates, low pressure drops and high dirt load capacity

amafilter – LFC Lochem (Filtration Group Process Systems) amaGuard PPP has up to 5 pleated layers of polypropylene filter media. The pleated layers have a decreasing porosity creating a highly effective absolute filter cartridge.

The unique design and filter media ensures high flow rates, low pressure drops and high dirt load capacity. Due to its strength, chemical compatibility and material the amaGuard PPP can be used in a wide variety of applications, ranging from food and beverage to chemical applications

Description

amaGuard PPP absolute pleated polypropylene filter cartridge

amafilter – LFC Lochem (Filtration Group Process Systems) amaGuard PPP has up to 5 pleated layers of polypropylene filter media. The pleated layers have a decreasing porosity creating a highly effective absolute filter cartridge.

The unique design and filter media ensures high flow rates, low pressure drops and high dirt load capacity. Due to its strength, chemical compatibility and material the amaGuard PPP can be used in a wide variety of applications, ranging from food and beverage to chemical applications

Features

  • Extended effective filtration area
  • Graded porosity high dirt holding capacity
  • Absolute filter ratings (ß -ratio ≥ 5000)
  • Steamable in situ
  • Sanitisable with hot water
  • Construction materials chemically and biologically inert according to FDA and EEC directives
  • Manufacturing according to cGMP guidelines

Typical applications

  • Food & beverages
  • Chemicals
  • Water treatment

Standard Specification

  • Filter medium: polypropylene
  • Support medium: polypropylene
  • Hardware: polypropylene
  • Longitudinal weld: ultrasonic
  • Micron rating: = 0.6, 1.2, 2.5, 4.5, 6.5, 10, 20, 40, 60, 120 µm
  • Length: 10’’, 20’’, 30’’ or 40 inch
  • End-cap seal: thermally welded
  • Gaskets/O-rings: silicone, EPDM, FPM
  • Maximum recommended differential pressure:
  • Design: 5.0 bar at 25 °C
  • Operating: 2.0 bar at 25 °C
  • Maximum continuous operating temperature: 65 °C
  • Maximum operating temperature: 75 °C
  • Sanitisation with hot water at max. 80 °C
  • Stanitisation by steam for 20 minutes at 121 oC
  • Sanitisation by standard chemical agents

Customer support

Filtration Group can support you regarding the chemical compatibility of the filter media and give advice to select appropriate product.

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amaGuard PPP absolute pleated polypropylene filter cartridge SBR20181122

Additional information

Typical applications

Food
Beverages
Chemicals
Water treatment

Standard Specification

Filter medium: polypropylene
Support medium: polypropylene
Hardware: polypropylene
Longitudinal weld: ultrasonic
Micron rating: = 0.6, 1.2, 2.5, 4.5, 6.5, 10, 20, 40, 60, 120 µm
Length: 10’’, 20’’, 30’’ or 40 inch
End-cap seal: thermally welded
Gaskets/O-rings: silicone, EPDM, FPM
Maximum recommended differential pressure:
Design: 5.0 bar at 25 °C
Operating: 2.0 bar at 25 °C
Maximum continuous operating temperature: 65 °C
Maximum operating temperature: 75 °C
Sanitisation with hot water at max. 80 °C
Stanitisation by steam for 20 minutes at 121 oC
Sanitisation by standard chemical agents

Customer support

Filtration Group can support you regarding the chemical compatibility of the filter media and give advice to select appropriate product.

Ordering information

Ordering information
1 2 3 4 5 6
Example PPP2.5-20U-X7S

1 Cartridge type
= amaGuard PPP

2 Micron rating [μm]
= 0.6, 1.2, 2.5, 4.5, 6.5, 10, 20, 40, 60, 120

3 Nominal length [inch]
10 = 254 mm
20 = 508 mm
30 = 762 mm
40 = 1016 mm

4 Hardware material
U = polypropylene

5 Cartridge style
X3 = SOE with external 222 Orings
X4 = DOE with flat gaskets
X7 = SOE with fin end, bayonet and external 226 O-rings
X8 = SOE with fin end and external 222 O-rings
X28 = SOE with fin end, 3 wing bayonet and external 222 Orings

6 O-Ring/ gasket material
S = silicone
V = FPM (Viton®)
E = EPDM

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