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Rules of Thumb: Filter Press Plates and Out of Balance Pressures

Monday, June 25, 2018

Damage to filter press plates more often than not occurs because of out of balance pressures. One sign of out of balance pressures is when there are uneven filter cakes or much thicker cakes in one chamber vs. the adjacent chamber. Circumstances that can lead to out of balance pressures Different permeability of the filter… Read more »

Filter Cloth Terminology 101

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

When selecting filter press cloth fabrics for demanding pressure filtration projects, there are many choices. Fiber type, the weight of the fabric, its thickness, type of weave, and finish are all important. Filtration fabric suppliers typically describe their materials in weight per unit area of the dry fabric. In the specifications, this is referred to… Read more »

Older Filter Plates Affecting Your Filter Press Performance?

Monday, May 7, 2018

Filter plates are an integral part of an efficient, trouble-free dewatering operation and it is reassuring to know that pressure filtration expert, Micronics, provides replacement filter plates for all makes, models and styles of filter presses, including yours. That’s right, you don’t have to have a Micronics filter press to benefit from Micronics’ plate/cloth expertise…. Read more »

Do You Provide Filter Press Dewatering Solutions for Commercial Laundries?

Monday, April 9, 2018

Micronics is a trusted leader in providing filter cloth and filter press dewatering solutions to leading companies in the commercial laundry, uniform cleaning & textile services industry. With Micronics’ filter cloth and filter presses, you will be able to reliably and cost-effectively dewater wastewaters with high solids content which may include lint, dirt, and emulsified oils… Read more »