Lakos Separator CS 1-1/2" 45-70 GPM

Lakos Separator CS 1-1/2" 45-70 GPM


Code: FS000510 List Price: $1,608.00 Your Price: Shipping Weight: 27.00 lbs. Manufacturer: Claude Laval Corp Manufacturer#: ILB-0150
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Lakos Separator 1-1/2 NPT Inline CS: 45-70 GPM: Heavy-duty carbon steel construction with tough exterior painted blue coating. Lakos sand separators are ideal for removing sand and grit from well water systems without filter cartridges. The sand separator works on a the principle of centrifugal force removing over 98% of all 200 mesh sized particles (74 microns) and greater.

No moving parts to wear out, no screens, cartridges, cones or filter elements to clean or replace. The separator must be periodically purged, which is best done while the system is in operation and the water is flowing. Automatic purge kits are available for additional cost. Operates with no downtime and purging can take place while the well water is being used. Maximum line pressure allowed 150 PSI. Pressure loss at maximum flow rate is 12 PSI. Purge size outlet is 3/4" NPT, male.

Mesh Size Selection Guide
A general guide for some common uses for the Twist II Clean

Materials In Water Systems To Protect Recommended
Mesh Size
Micron Rating Filters Particles
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In general, use the coarsest mesh deemed acceptable to filter the materials you want to remove. This will help to extend the life of your system and reduce how often the filter requires cleaning.
Debris General use #30 600 micron 0.024"
Pipe scale, coarse sand Sprinkler systems, faucet aerators, sand sensitive valves #60 250 micron 0.010"
Fine sand, grit from new wells Poultry growers, watering devices #100 150 micron 0.006"
Drip irrigation systems, faucet aerators, sand sensitive valves #140 105 micron 0.004"
Fogger nozzles #140 105 micron 0.004"
Very fine sand and grit Pre-treatment #200 75 micron 0.003"

Choose Between CS (carbon steel painted series) or SS (stainless steel series)

Great for irrigation systems and residential wells

Removes sand, grit and other fine solids from well water, removing 98% of 200 mesh (74 microns) and larger particles from the water stream without filters or screens!

Lakos centrifigal separators have no screens, solid baffles, or moving parts. No maintenance is required other than periodic purging of the unwanted solids by opening up bottom ball valve (valve not included).

Works on pressures up to 150 PSI.

Low Pressure Drop: only 12 PSI at max flow

lakos separatorsHeavy-Duty Carbon Steel or Stainless Steel for Corrosive Waters

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Choosing a Purge Kit

  • Lakos Visual Purge Kit

    A low price, manual purge kit

  • AccuPurge Automatic Valve

    A medium range purge kit for smaller loads of sediment. The typical well might have too much sediment for this valve to operate properly.

  • AutoMBV Motorized Valve 110V/220V

    Recommended for most wells, especially wells with larger sediment loads.

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