How to choose dust collector air filter media?

Feb 17, 2017

Choosing the correct dust collector air filter media for your dust collector bags is an important and sometimes difficult process. Filter bags come in many different materials from woven to felted and more. The first step is to consider what type of application and dust collector the filter bags will be used for and the work environment. This will help you understand which bags will give you the best efficiency and performance for your unique application. Narrow down your options by looking at the following key factors:

• Temperature – do your bags need to withstand extreme temperatures?

• Product – what are you filtering?

• Chemistry – can your bags withstand the chemical make up of the dust particles?

• Resistance- is the filter media able to resist the wear and tear of the dust?

• Particles – what is the size of the dust particles that are being filtered?

• Current filter media – What is currently being used in your collector today?

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Chentai, an air filter paper manufacturer in China, export dust collector air filter media for many years.