Fluidtrol Y strainers are available in a range of non-alloy materials including, PVC, CPVC, Polypropylene, PVDF and FRP. Fluidtrol also offers some PVC/FPR combinations for higher pressures and temperatures.
Whereas Hayward focuses on molded Y strainers for pipeline sizes up to 4", Fluidtrol Y strainers span a range of 3" to 24" and are a custom fabricated design. One customization is the choice of a bolted cover or a T handle closure that does not require tools for accessing the screen chamber.
Although the majority of Y strainers are used for steam and other gasses, there are liquid applications for which Y strainers are appropriate, especially for vertical down-flow piping of water or aggressive fluids where a non-alloy design is advantageous.
Fluidtrol's offers Y strainer screen materials to handle ANY application:
The custom nature of Fluidtrol Y strainers necessitates completing our Y strainer inquiry form which will provide us with sufficient information to provide a proposal by the end of the day or beginning of the next one.
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