Tag: dewatering

May I Feed Slurry Through My Filter Press at a Higher Feed Pressure Than Its Rating to Speed-Up Cycle Time?

Micronics specializes in liquid-solid separation. In a nutshell, the dewatering process occurs under high pressure with the slurry pressure provided by the feed pump. Irrespective of the filter press manufacturer, the function of the filter press framework is really to hold the filter plate pack together against the pressures building up in the chambers during… Read more »

Is a Double-Feed Assembly Right for the Plumbing of My New Filter Press

Let’s face it – talking about plumbing may not be as “exciting” a topic as filter cloth or filter plate selection. Yet piping is an integral part of the slurry dewatering process. Did you know that Micronics’ double-feed plumbing design (aka articulating dual-feed assembly) is an excellent choice for long filter presses requiring a second… Read more »

Filter Cloth Excellence: High-Quality Cloth, Well-Stocked Inventory, Short Lead Times & Applications Expertise

Micronics is an expert in all things related to dewatering and that includes filter cloth, filter plates, filter presses, preventative maintenance, spare parts, and application-specific expertise. Every week, we are providing customers with answers to a host of application-specific questions from the right cloth specs for metal finishing slurries to handling challenging mining applications to… Read more »

How Do I Know What Filter Plates Are Right for My Filter Press Operation?

When it comes to efficient, trouble-free dewatering operations, the details matter from the right filter cloth to the right filter plates to the press itself to your preventative maintenance schedule. Micronics offers you a comprehensive range of filter plate types – both standard, stock plates and special, custom designs – and the expertise to help… Read more »