Conical & Basket strainers are designed to provide protection for expensive pumps, valves, meters and other mechanical equipment from foreign objects. They are installed between flanges and work as a temporary or permanent filtering devices.
Normally supplied with 1/8" dia. holes on 3/16" centers (available in most sizes with perforations & mesh).
Carbon steel, stainless steel and other alloys available.
For ring type joint- specify ring number & style.
When ordering, the following information should be specified: 1) Pipe size, 2) Pressure rating, 3) Perforation or mesh size, 4) Material, 5) Style.
Contact our engineering department for special designs or length.
Dimension: Style B-With 1/8" D. Holes on 3/16 Centers
Where are these Used?
Temporary strainer is installed to protect a flow meter, pump, control or relief valves or other pieces of equipment during startup.
During construction, materials may become trapped in the line. These materials could be welding slag, welding rod, pieces of wood, cigarettes, rocks, etc. Many pieces of equipment will become damaged if this debris enters it. After start up is completed, the startup strainer should be removed.