Just a gentle 1/4 TWIST of the Lakos Twist to clean backwashing strainer filter handle begins the patented reverse flushing action. Just a few seconds later all debris are cleaned off the fi lter element automatically and flushed from bottom port.
No disassembly to clean
Filter element flushes completely clean in less than 20 seconds
Easy maintenance by homeowner requires no tools, no fuss
No need to turn off water to clean (eliminates air in system)
Rugged design installs indoors or outdoors
Stainless steel filter element lasts for years
This strainer filter come standard with the 140 mesh (105 microns) screen. Big Brand Water Filter stock all sizes of stainless steel strainer screens from Lakos including 140, 100, 60 and 30 mesh screen sizes in addition to the neoprene cover to prevent UV sunlight from causing algae buildup inside the unit.
Inlet/Outlet: 1 1/2" MNPT
Purge: 1/2" MNPT
Total Length: 15 1/4"
Total Width: 7 1/2" 140 Mesh (105 Microns)
Screen Material: Stainless Steel
Pressure Rating: 100 psi (6.9 bar)
Construction: For added durability, glass-fi lled polypropylene/acrylic construction with upper EPDM seal, lower Viton® seal, and stainless steel screen