Washable Panel Filters - Industrial & Commercial Sweepers
Industry: Industrial Sweepers & Scrubbers
Application: Industrial All-Terrain Sweeper
Sweepers are used in airports, conference centers, office buildings, manufacturing facilities and train stations to sweep and vacuum dust and debris from roads and walkways. A major OEM contacted APC due to problems encountered with their panel filters used to capture dust and debris. In high humidity or moisture conditions the panel filters would plug up quickly requiring frequent cleaning and/or downtime for filter change. In cases were concrete dust was being vacuumed, high humidity or moisture conditions were detrimental to filter life. A robust panel filter was required to capture the finest of dust yet durable enough to handle liquids and sharp metal objects.
APC provided four (4) filter media options to cover all applications and operating conditions:
1. Good - Thermoplastic cellulose filter media.
2. Better - 100% washable polyester.
3. Best - 100% washable polyester with aluminized anti-static finish for dissipation of static charge.
4. Most Demanding - 100% washable HEPA filter with PTFE membrane laminate.
APC redesigned filter frame construction to a four (4) piece rigid 24 gauge electro-galvanized steel frame, designed to prevent flexing and premature corrosion. Additional stiffeners were added to handle the sweepers automatic vibration cleaning system.
Filter life was extended significantly reducing equipment downtime, filter waste disposal and maintenance costs.
To learn more about sweeper/scrubber filter applications, or APC's other products and services, please contact APC Filtration, Inc.
Custom Designed Washable and Durable Sweeper Filter Specifications:
||Industrial All-Terrain Sweeper Filter
|Filtration Efficiency Capabilities
|60 - 65%
70 - 75%
80 - 90%
90 - 95%
|F6 - 60-80%
F6 - 60-80%
F7 - 80-90%
F8 - 90-95%
F9 - >95%
||IEST RP-CC001.5 - (0.3 µm)
|E10 (formerly H10)
E11 (formerly H11)
E12 (formerly H12)
||IEST RP-CC001.5 - (0.12 µm)
Custom designed filters to meet any filtration efficiency
|Filter Frame Sizes
||Custom frame sizes available at additional tooling charge
Custom frame sizes available in any size or shape.
||Plastic - high impact ABS, PVC, PS and custom molded or extruded profiles as required.
Metal - extruded aluminum, 22g and 24g galvanized metal, roll formed in any gauge as required.
Wood - plywood and special MDF
|Minimum Order Quantity (MOQ)
||Custom Design - 100 pcs (plus any applicable tooling)
||Production: 3- 4 weeks
Tooling: 10 to 12 weeks
||FOB: Manufacturing & Warehouse Locations
Ancaster, Ontario Canada
Buffalo, New York, USA
Rancho Dominguez, California, USA
Port of Shanghai, China
|Quality Management System
|Laboratory Testing Capabilities
U shaped Duct Testing to ASHRAE 52.2 and EN779 standards.
LMS2000 the most accurate test system for HEPA and ULPA Filters.
Horizontal Duct Testing to ASHRAE 52.1 and old EN779 Standards for Dust Spot Efficiency, Arrestance and Holding Capacity.
Maximum Panel Filter size for test lab = 72"; x 24" x 24" deep.
Maximum Radial Filter size for test lab = 48" diameter x 24" deep.
|Product Design & Graphic Software Capabilities
||Solidworks 3D Design
|Other Applications for Panel Filters
Air Purifier Equipment & Appliances
Appliances, Industrial, Commercial & Domestic
Cabin Air Filters
Commercial, Industrial, Institutional Buildings
Disaster Recovery Ventilation Equipment
Electrical Panels & Switches
Food & Beverage Manufacturing
Health Care Facilities
|Hotels (Public Spaces)
Industrial Plants - Offices, Plant Air
Infection Isolation Rooms, Surgical Suites
Medical Appliances & Equipment
Pharmaceutical Equipment & Production
Processing, Food Processing, Storage, Soiled Holding Areas
Protective Environment Rooms, Airborne
Solar Panel Manufacturing
Train Stations, Bus Depots
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