Shown at this month’s NPE2012 fair in Orlando, the LPF Series Filters from Tekleen, Los Angeles, are low-pressure, fully automatic, self-cleaning water filters featuring working pressure as low as 15 psi. New screen cleaning technology reportedly allows use of up to 90% less rinse water. The filters range from 1 to 36 in. line size and can filter down to 2 microns. They are suited to extrusion lines, mold cooling, chilling, and more. The units are being shown this month at the NPE2012 show in Orlando.
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