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Filter Press Seitz ľOrion
This filter (Seitz ľOrion) allows to filter yeasts or mycelium suspensions and to clarify solutions with particles. It is fitted with a succession of stainless steel frames and trays representing each 0.16 m2 (0.4x0.4m2).
The minimum filtration area is 0.48m2 corresponding to a dead volume of 15L and a maximum filtration area of 1.6m2.
Different filtration plates of variable porosity (5 to 100Ám) are available depending on the solution to treat.
The maximum feeding pressure is 1 bar. The maximum cake capacity of the filter unit is 15 kg.
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