The AFE Series intake filter is a closed
circuit design that offers efficient filtration for engines,
compressors, and blowers. This unit is suitable for indoor or
outdoor installation. It can be mounted directly on the inlet to
machinery or can be remotely located in another area of choice.
This makes it possible to duct intake piping to the cleanest and
coolest air source available.
Filtration offers small, medium and large capacity intake filters
and filter/silencers for the protection of air compressors,
blowers, engines and turbines. Standard air intake filters have
capacities up to 40,000 CFM with outlet sizes up to 42" diameter.
All models are furnished with rugged weather hoods. Standard
materials are carbon steel and are furnished with rust preventive
primer coating beneath all weather paint.
The AF, AFE
and AFS Series incorporate a "Radial Fin" design which offers
maximum filter area, low pressure drop, and a large dirt holding
capacity for long element life. Standard models are furnished with a
felted polyester medium rated at 98% efficiency on particle sizes 10
microns and larger. After several cleanings, most elements can be
returned to the factory for rebuilding.
The AFP two
and three stage filter series incorporate a panel style
element with efficiencies up to 99.98% of 0.3 microns.
series American Filtration offers durable, heavy
gauge filter housings which may be mounted directly to the exhaust
port of a vacuum pump or remotely (indoors or outdoors). This
design features a highly efficient coalescing element utilizing
graded porosity media to effectively remove heavy concentrations of
smoke and oil mist from the exhaust stream of vacuum pumps.
Custom design and materials are available on all
models in order to meet higher flow rates and special applications.