Star Sediment Filter Removes sand, dirt, clay, silt and fine organic matter
from cloudy water.
can see sediment in water by filling a clear drinking glass and
holding it up to a light. The sediment particles are either suspended
in the water or settled to the bottom of the glass.
NSSFSSA 10" Sediment Filter (includes mineral, gravel and sand)
Model NSAPFXLA 12" All-purpose Filter (does not include mineral,
gravel and sand)
and Benefits Include:
Hard, Fine Bed of Aggregate traps dirt, sand, silt, and
other particles as water passes through it.
Backwashing flushes the sediment from
the unit and is done at pre-determined intervals, depending on
the severity of the problem. The control allows the lengthening
of the backwash time for severe problems.
Never Needs Replacement under normal operating
Controller - Solid
State Control with 24 Volt transformer included, provides precise
control of all functions
Full 1-Inch Diameter Riser Tube for increased
Multi-Wrap™ Fiberglass Reinforced
Multi-Cycle Valve with easy-clamp ring and patented
Includes Bypass Valve and Installation Kit
year on complete unit
years on electonic control and control valve body
years on mineral tank (excluding mineral)
NSSFSSA (10" Sediment Filter)
of Mineral: Filter Aggregate
of Mineral: 1.0 cu. ft.
Amount of Gravel Base: 17 lbs.
of Filter Sand: 10 lbs.
Water Pressure Limits: 20 - 125 psi
Water Temperature: 120 oF
Inlet Water Flow: 270 gal./hour
Flow Rate: 10 gal./min.
Flow Rate: 4.5 gal./min.
Pipe Size: 1"
Micron Rating: 20
Rating: 24V 60Hz
of Backwash Process: Automatic
Limitation Level: 20 Microns
8,600 gallons (tested with 5.0 NTU, AC course test dust)