Food Engineering

Basket strainer

September 3, 2007




Eaton’s model 72 basket strainer protects piping system components by removing damage-causing material from the liquid process flow. Large in size, the strainer basket is available in stainless steel, brass or a number of alloys and has openings from 40 microns to 0.5 in. in size. A free straining area helps to reduce the initial pressure drop across the strainer.  The basket strainer is rated to 200 psi at 100