FINEPleat GF – Glass Fibre pleated filter cartridge

Pleated glass fibre media provides high dirt holding capacity and absolute removal ratings (Beta ratio 5000) for consistent and reliable performance.
FINEPleat GF filter cartridges are used in applications where precise removal of particulates is required. Absolute removal ratings provide reliable results in a range of food, beverage & industrial applications. All polymeric materials meet US FDA CFR Title 21 requirements.

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Applications
- Filtration of Beer
- Protection of sterilising membranes in food & beverage applications
- Reduction of bio-burden in water, wine and beer
- Filtration of cosmetics and personal hygiene products
Materials
Filtration media: Borosilicate glass microfiber with epoxy resin binder
Support & drainage layer Polyester
Core, cage & end fittings: Polypropylene (Optional reinforced PP end caps for sterilisation/sanitisation)
Gaskets & O-Rings
Ethylene Propylene , FEP encapsulated, Silicone, Viton, Nitrile, PTFE (DOE only)
Max. operating temperature
80°C
Sterilisation
Steaming: 121°C for 15mins (40 cycles)
Autoclaving: 121°C for 15mins (40 cycles)
Hot water: 90°C for 30mins
Chemical sanitisation: Peroxyacetic acid, Hydrogen peroxide, Sodium Hypochlorite, Peracetic acid (at industry
standard concentrations)
Filter changeout differential pressure
2 – 2.5 bar @ 30°C
Material compliance
FDA approved components
BSE/TSE
Available micron ratings
0.3, 0.5, 1, 5, 10μm
Available lengths
Standard cartridge: 2”, 5”, 10”, 20”, 30”, 40” (64, 125, 251, 510, 757, 1016mm)
Junior cartridge: 2”, 5” (62, 118mm)
Outer diameter
Standard cartridge: 68.50mm
Junior cartridge: 55.5mm
Effective filtration area
Standard cartridge: 0.36m2 per 254mm (10” element)
Junior cartridge: 0.12 – 0.14m2 per 118mm (5” element)