Fabric Selection Guide
Filter fabrics or felts generally serve primarily as a septum which in turn holds in place a base coat in reality that does the filtering of our product, whether this is on a rotary vacuum filter, a centrifuge, or plate and frame pressure type filter.
Filter fabrics (woven) may be classified as the following: all monofilament, all multifilament, combination (monofilament/multifilament or monofilament/spun or multifilament/spun), and all spun.
- Filter Fabric Finishing Selection
Guidelines for choosing filter fabric finishing.
- Filter Fabric Weave Selection
Use these guidelines to select the right fabric weave for your application.
- Filter Yarn Selection
Use these guidelines for selecting proper filter yarn for your application.
- Fabric Fiber Types
Nylon was the first important wholly synthetic fiber to be manufactured, followed by polyester, acrylics and more recently polyethylene, polypropylene, fiberglass, PTFE and aramid.
- Filter Fabric Media Selection
Four factors must be considered in proper filter media selection - the fiber, the fabric, the finish, and the method of fabrication.
- Monofilament Fabrics
What are Monofilament Fabrics?
- Combination Fabrics
What are Combination Fabrics?
- Multifilament Fabrics
What are Multifilament Fabrics?
- Spun Fabrics
What are Spun Fabrics?