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BX Series - Simplex Basket Filters

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    Salient Features
  • Dimensional flexibility when required
  • Design flexibility when required
  • Special cover designs for easy filter servicing
  • Filter ratings from 100 µm and coarser
    Design Features
  • Vessel design as per ASME Sec VIII Div 1 latest edition as standard
  • ASME Code stamping (U Designator) as option
  • ASME B31.3 or PED 97/23/EC compliant design (with CE Marking) as option
  • Vessel design for full vacuum condition as option
  • All welders qualified to ASME Sec IX latest edition as standard
  • EN ISO 15614 qualified welders as option
  • Generous filtration area as standard for low pressure drop at high flow rates
  • Customization of filtration area as option for economical filter performance
  • Insulation gasket between vessel and filter element to avoid galvanic corrosion as option
    Available Materials of Construction*
  • Carbon steels (CS)
  • Low temperature carbon steels (LTCS)
  • Austenitic stainless steels (SS)
  • Austenitic – ferritic stainless steels (DSS)
  • High alloy steels (AS)
    End Connections**
  • Flanged (RF/FF/RTJ)
  • Butt Weld
  • Screwed (NPT) (Up to 4”)
  • Socket Weld (Up to 4”)
    Size Range
  • 1/4" & larger
  • ASME #150 & higher
    Filter Element Types
  • Single basket type
  • Dual basket type
  • Multi filter basket type

* Other materials of construction may be available. Consult factory
** End connections to applicable ASME standards. Consult factory for other end connections

Standard Parts List
Part List CS MoC LTCS MoC SS MoC DSS MoC
Shell ASTM A106 Gr.B or ASTM A516 Gr.70 ASTM A333 Gr.6 or ASTM A516 Gr.70 ASTM A312 Gr.TP304 or ASTM A240 Type 304 ASTM A240 Type 2507
Nozzles ASTM A106 Gr.B ASTM A333 Gr.6 ASTM A312 Gr.TP304 ASTM A240 Type 2507
Flanges ASTM A105N ASTM A350 Gr.LF2 ASTM A182 Gr.F304 ASTM A182 Gr.F53
Heads ASTM A234 Gr.WPB or ASTM A516 Gr.70 ASTM A420 Gr.WPL6 or ASTM A516 Gr.70 ASTM A403 Gr.WP304 or ASTM A240 Type 304 ASTM A240 Type 2507
Filter Element^ SS304 SS316 SS304 HAC 276
Fasteners ASTM A193 Gr.B7/ ASTM A194 Gr.2H ASTM A320 Gr.L7/ ASTM A194 Gr.7 ASTM A320 Gr.B8/ ASTM A194 Gr.8 ASTM A320 Gr.B8/ ASTM A194 Gr.8
Gasket SPW SS316 + Graphite SPW SS316 + Graphite SPW SS316 + Graphite Flat PTFE
External Attach. Carbon Steel Carbon Steel Carbon Steel Carbon Steel
    Notes
  1. 1. The list is indicative of our standard offering. It is subject to change
  2. 2. Other material combinations not specified above may be possible. Consult factory
    Optional Accessories & Spares
  1. 1. Differential pressure indicator/switch to indicate filter element clogging
  2. 2. Magnetic inserts on filter elements to capture iron particles
  3. 3. Automatic (solenoid) purge valve
  4. 4. Spare filter elements, gaskets and fasteners to reduce downtime
  5. ^ Filter element may consist of mesh as well. Mesh size as per customer specification.