Self Cleaning Filters
Siga Filtration self-cleaning filters provide continuous filtration of low and medium viscosity liquids and have very low maintenance requirements. The KSF Series self-cleaning filters do not require backflushing which results in less fluid waste, zero interruption, and fewer maintenance parts.
Filtration of low to medium viscosity liquids in water, wastewater, inks, paint, varnishes, oils, and food industry
1- Liquid travels from outside to inside the wedge wire element.
2- Dirt particles are deposited outside the element.
3- A Scraper plate rotated by an electric motor, continuously scrapes off the dirt.
4- Dirt is deposited in vessel sump.
5- A manual drain valve can be used to remove the dirt from the vessel at regular intervals. Alternatively, an optional pneumatically operated valve with a timer can be used to remove dirt automatically at timed intervals.