Polyester Filter Screen for Rusco Sediment Trapper 1-1/2" 40 Mesh
Polyester Filter Screen for Rusco Sediment Trapper 1-1/2" 40 Mesh (381 Microns). Rusco Sediment Trapper filters provide the same advantages as the Spin-Down models, along with extra internal volume to handle exceptionally high amount of sediment.
Mesh Size Selection Guide
A general guide for Rusco spin down and sediment filters
|Materials In Water||Systems To Protect||Recommended
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.
|Shale, Shell||General use||#24||711 micron|
|Debris||General Use||#24, #30, # 40||533 - 381 micron|
|Pipe Scale, Coarse Sand||Sprinkler systems, sensitive valves, factory aerators||#60||250 micron|
|Fine Sand, Grit from New Wells||Drip irrigation systems, sensitive valves, poultry growers, watering devices, fogger nozzles||#100, #140||150 - 105 micron|
|Very fine sand and grit||Pre-treatment for RO, UF systems, etc.||#250 - #1000||61 - 15 micron|
|Algae||Avoid algae growth under clear filter cover||Use Rusco Sun Shield|