Tag: filter press operation

What Is the Function of a Filter Press?

If you are reading the Micronics Engineered Filtration Group’s blog content, you are probably interested in dewatering. A filter press is an efficient and economical machine for liquid/solid separation. This is the key function of a filter press and Micronics is a world leader in liquid/solid separation. Let’s look at the various components of a… Read more »

What Is Edge Sealing and How Can It Help Leakage in My Filter Press Operation?

Customers are frequently talking to us about helping them ensure a highly-efficient and leak-free filter press operation. So, let’s explore possible contributors to a “leaky” filter press operation and some of the remedies. There are many factors, of course, that contribute to a leaky vs. leak-free filter press operation. Filter cloths – by design –… Read more »

Is Semi-Automatic, Pneumatic Plate Shifting Right for Your Filter Press Operation?

Plate shifting is an essential part of a filter press operation. Micronics offers a range of plate shifter options including automatic, hydraulic plate shifters and pneumatic, semi-automatic plate shifters. While a hydraulically-driven shifter system eliminates the need for operator intervention during plate separation, there are some circumstances in which you may want the operator involvement… Read more »