Optimal Conditions for Use of PallSeitzSchenkĀ® Filter Sheets in Wine Filtration


Flow Rate and Differential Pressure:

20x20cm Sheet:


Optimum bbl/hr/sheet
Maximum bbl/hr/sheet
Maximum Differential Pressure Tight
Tight Filtration
5
6
21 psi (1.5 bar)
Polishing Filtration
9
13
45 psi (3.0 bar)
  • Effective filter area 0.43 sq.ft. (0.04 meter sq.)

40x40cm Sheet:


Optimum bbl/hr/sheet
Maximum bbl/hr/sheet
Maximum Differential Pressure Tight
Tight Filtration
20
25
21 psi (1.5 bar)
Polishing Filtration
35
50
45 psi (3.0 bar)
  • Effective filter area 1.54 sq.ft. (0.143 meter sq.)
  • Sterile filter sheets are KS 80, KS 50, EK, EK1, and EKS
  • Polishing sheets are K 900 through K100

60x60cm Sheet:


Optimum bbl/hr/sheet
Maximum bbl/hr/sheet
Maximum Differential Pressure Tight
Tight Filtration
46
50
21 psi (1.5 bar)
Polishing Filtration
75
100
45 psi (3.0 bar)
  • Effective filter area 3.58 sq.ft. (0.330 meter sq

Expected throughput range 5-50 times maximum recommended flow rate.
Throughputs outside this range may be acceptable but are generally not recommended.

*A product of the Pall Corporation/Pall Food & Beverage


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