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PRAB Paper Bed Filter



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Proven to Reduce Machine Downtime By Up to 50%

Low-Profile, Cost-Effective Solutions for Solids Filtration

PRAB offers a complete line of paper bed filters that provide long-term solutions for solids filtration, with or without magnetic separation– perfect for grinding applications. Filtered fluid can be reused or recycled, lowering your operational costs.

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Top Features & Benefits:

  • Can be used for both ferrous and non-ferrous metals
  • Disposable paper filter media is available in a variety of grades to meet your specific requirements
  • Filter surface is automatically indexed only when needed
  • Automatic self-cleaning and self-monitoring system
  • Oil and water-soluble applications
  • Prolongs coolant and tool life
  • Removal of particulate down to 5-micron level (standard unit is 25 microns)
  • Improves surface finish of the component part
  • Variety of sizes are available ranging from 5-210 gpm
  • Perfect for grinding applications
   

PRAB Customers have experienced an increase in average tool life from properly filtered fluid, as much as:

  • 209% for drills
  • 78% for turning tools
  • 66% for form tools
  • 47% for boring tools
  • 26% for reamers
 
 

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Flow Rate Charts

The following charts are based on water soluble coolant with our standard 25 micron clarity filters. Contact PRAB for flow rates with oil based applications and/or applications requiring alternative micron clarity.

Model
Flow Rate
GPM
(Water)
Tank
Capacity
Gal
L
A
B
C
W
H
Pump HP
Paper
Motor HP
Paper
Width
Notes
PFA-20
5
20
41″
33″
23″
16″
28″
26″
1/8
1/16
19″
WHEEL
PFA-40
10
30
47″
39″
23″
16″
28″
26″
1/8
1/16
19″
WHEEL
PFA-60
15
35
53″
45″
23″
16″
28
26″
1/8
1/16
19″
WHEEL
PFA-80
20
40
59″
51″
23″
16″
28″
26″
1/4
1/16
19″
WHEEL
PFA-120
30
55
59″
51″
31″
16″
36″
29″
1/2
1/10
28″
WHEEL
PFA-160
40
90
71″
63″
31″
16″
36″
29″
1/2
1/10
28″
NO WHEEL
PFA-240
60
115
61″
53″
42″
17″
52″
29″
1
1/4
39″
NO WHEEL
PFA-360
95
170
85″
77″
42″
17″
52″
29″
1
1/4
39″
NO WHEEL
PFA-500
130
220
128″
116″
42″
17″
52″
29″
1 x 2
1/4
39″
NO WHEEL
PFA-800
210
330
201″
187″
42″
17″
53″
30″
2
1/4
39″
NO WHEEL
 
Model
Flow Rate
GPM
(Water)
Tank
Capacity
Gal
L
A
B
C
D
E
F
H
W
Pump HP
Paper
Motor HP
Paper
Width
Notes
MPFA-20
5
20
41″
33″
23″
16″
22″
28″
1-1/2
26″
28″
1/8
1/16
19″
WHEEL
MPFA-40
10
30
47″
39″
23″
16″
22″
28″
2″
26″
28″
1/8
1/16
19″
WHEEL
MPFA-60
15
35
53″
45″
23″
16″
22″
28″
2″
26″
28
1/8
1/16
19″
WHEEL
MPFA-80
20
40
59″
51″
23″
16″
22″
28″
2″
26″
28″
1/4
1/16
19″
WHEEL
MPFA-120
30
55
59″
51″
31″
16″
28″
30″
3″
29″
36″
1/2
1/10
28″
WHEEL
MPFA-160
40
90
71″
63″
31″
16″
24″
30″
3″
29″
36″
1/2
1/10
28″
NO WHEEL
MPFA-240
60
115
61″
53″
42″
17″
25″
36″
3″
29″
52″
1
1/4
39″
NO WHEEL
MPFA-360
95
170
85″
77″
42″
17″
25″
36″
4″
29″
52″
1
1/4
39″
NO WHEEL
MPFA-500
130
220
128″
116″
42″
17″
25″
36″
5″
29″
52″
1 x 2
1/4
39″
NO WHEEL
MPFA-800
210
330
201″
187″
42″
17″
28″
39″
6″
30″
53″
2″
1/4″
39″
NO WHEEL
 
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Applications:

  • All grinding applications
  • General machining
  • Honing and gear cutting
  • Lathe operations
  • Parts washers
  • Phosphatizing
  • Tube and rolling mills
  • Waste treatment
  • Wire drawing
 
 

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