This Parker EK504Y replacement filter element fits the PF504 stainless steel filter and the PB548 and PB558 one-piece filter/regulator combinations for pneumatic systems. It is made of polyethylene for resistance to gases, vapors, and moisture, and it removes oil, water, and particulate as small as 20 micron. This filter element has a maximum operating pressure of 300 pounds per square inch gauge (psig) and a flow rate of 12 standard cubic feet per minute (scfm).
Compressed air filters remove pollutants and submicronic contaminants from clean air in compressed air handling and preparation systems. Clean compressed air provides and controls energy, conveys materials, and is critical to the safe operation of equipment in many industries. Compressed air filters remove particulates (dirt), oil, water, and oil vapor. They can be combined with other units, integrating with either a regulator, which controls excess pressure for better performance, or a lubricator, which adds oil mist to the air, or both. They are typically constructed of metal, such as zinc or type 316 stainless steel, or transparent polycarbonate, and are available with optional indicators, gauges, and drain configurations depending on the application. Compressed air filters are used in a wide range of applications, including food processing, electronics, health care, and instrumentation, among others.
Parker Hannifin manufactures electromechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic motion technologies and systems for liquid handling, filtration, sealing and shielding, climate control, process control, and aerospace applications. The company, founded in 1918, is headquartered in Cleveland, OH.