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7
Jun

New High Flow Single Element Filter

New High Flow Single Element Filter Shelco filters has recently released a new high flow, single element, economical filter housing and cartridge.  The new innovative design reduces filter costs substantially when compared to conventional cartridge filter housings. Consider these as an inexpensive alternative to pre-filtration to reverse osmosis (RO) or desalinization. HFE Series High Flow Eco, Single Element Housing •

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24
May

Oil Purifier for Combined Cycle Power Plants

Oil Purifier for Combined Cycle Power Plants   Combined cycle power plants encounter unique oil contamination problems.  Lubricating and hydraulic oils each have their individual challenges.  Among them are water and particulate contamination in the steam turbine lube oil reservoir and varnish, moisture by condensation, and particulate in gas turbine and control oil reservoirs.    Turbine oils are susceptible to

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21
Mar

Targeting ISO Codes in Bulk Diesel Filtration

In a previous post, Condition Monitoring and Bulk Fuel Filtration, I discussed the importance of condition monitoring in bulk diesel fuel filtration applications.  I also explained ISO cleanliness codes and what they mean.  In the same post I discussed statistically why you should target a ISO cleanliness code than the code specified.  In this post I am focussing on targeting

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8
Feb

Magnetic Off-Line Filtration

Kidney Loop & Portable Filtration environmentally friendly filtration If you are in the business of honing or grinding ferrous material you already know how quickly solids can build up in the coolant.  Media filtration can be a very expensive proposition when it comes to keeping these fluids clean.  Media filtration can play a role in maintaining ultimately cleanliness.  However, magnetic filtration

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25
Nov

Condition Monitoring and Bulk Fuel Filtration

Bulk diesel fuel is common in mining, power generation, transportation, retail and back up generators used at data centers, hospitals and universities (just to name a few).  Global demand for diesel engines are projected to increase 7% in the next 2 years.  With that, Tier 4 High pressure Common Rail (HPCR) injection technology requires cleaner diesel fuel. So, what is clean

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