Pneumatic Filters

Pneumatic filters keep pneumatic systems working correctly by removing contaminants, like water and oil vapour, from a compressed airstream. Some use a 'media' to trap particles and let only air pass through, while others use a type of membrane that only allows air to pass through. Pneumatic filters are often used alongside pneumatic air lubricators.

Pneumatic filters are considered to be an essential component that can prevent pneumatic equipment from failing. The amount of maintenance needed for these filters depends on how much debris is being filtered. Sometimes there might be a drop in pressure and this usually is an indicator that the pneumatic filter needs to be cleaned. Parts of the filter that should not be maintained are the service indictor and the automatic or manual drain.

RS Components have a great range of pneumatic equipment including filtration components like these filters to help remove contaminants. We stock pneumatic filters in a wide range of configurations including various filtration sizes, port connections and drain types including automatic and manual to meet many different filtration applications.

What are pneumatic filters used for?

Pneumatic filters are used in a diverse range of environments and industries such as medicine, analytical instrumentation, food processing, marine and aviation, manufacturing and food and beverage packaging. In order for pneumatic machinery to work effectively and efficiency ,compressed air must be clean and free of water and other particles. By using pneumatic filters they remove contamination and increase component life.

Primary filters

Primary filters protect pneumatic devices from damage that could be caused by contaminants such as dirt particles, small water droplets or aerosols. These primary filters will remove particles as small as five micrometres from the air.

Secondary filters

Secondary filters can trap particles as small as 50 nanometres. They can remove fumes, odours, moisture, oils and other very small particles from the air stream.

What type of pneumatic filters are available?

  • Pneumatic Water Separators - helps remove water
  • Pneumatic Particulate Filters - traps dirt and particles
  • Pneumatic Coalescing Filter - for removing water, rust, and oil from an air supply
  • Absorbing Filter -removes oil from compressed air streams

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Description Price Manufacturer Series Filtration Size Drain Type Port Connection Maximum Flow Rate Typical Flow Rate Minimum Operating Pressure Maximum Operating Pressure Maximum Operating Temperature Port Connection Thread Standard Minimum Operating Temperature Port Connection Thread Size Bowl Material Filter Type
RS Stock No. 783-1738
Mfr. Part No.AF20-F02C-A
BrandSMC
€36.28
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units
AF 5µm Automatic G 1/4 - - 0.1MPa 1 MPa, 1.5 MPa +60°C G -5°C 1/4 in - -
RS Stock No. 783-1858
Mfr. Part No.AF40-F06-A
BrandSMC
€42.97
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units
AF 5µm Manual G 3/4 - - - 1 MPa, 1.5 MPa +60°C G -5°C 3/4 in - -
RS Stock No. 783-1731
Mfr. Part No.AF20-F02-C-A
BrandSMC
€18.04
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units
AF 5µm Manual G 1/4 - - - 1 MPa, 1.5 MPa +60°C G -5°C 1/4 in - -
RS Stock No. 783-1864
Mfr. Part No.AF40-F06D-A
BrandSMC
€58.00
Each
units
AF 5µm Automatic G 3/4 - - 0.1MPa 1 MPa, 1.5 MPa +60°C G -5°C 3/4 in - -
RS Stock No. 267-9210
Mfr. Part No.F74G-4GN-AP3
BrandNorgren
€79.55
Each
units
F74G 40µm Automatic G 1/2 - 83L/s - 10 bar +50°C G -34°C 1/2 in - -
RS Stock No. 267-9254
Mfr. Part No.F72C-3GD-ST0
BrandNorgren
€98.83
Each
units
F72C 0.01µm Semi Automatic G 3/8 - 4.5L/s - 10 bar +50°C G -34°C 3/8 in - -
RS Stock No. 867-5784
Mfr. Part No.P32FB14ESMN
BrandParker
€53.49
Each
units
P32 5µm Manual G 1/2 23SCFM - 150psi 250 psi +65.5°C G -25°C 1/2 in Metal Air Filter
RS Stock No. 890-3137
Mfr. Part No.AF60-F10D-A
BrandSMC
€113.04
Each
units
AC1000 5µm Automatic G 1 - 800L/min 0.1MPa 1 MPa +60°C G -5°C 1 in Polycarbonate Air Filter
RS Stock No. 783-1814
Mfr. Part No.AF40-F02-A
BrandSMC
€36.55
Each
units
AF 5µm Manual G 1/4 - - - 1 MPa, 1.5 MPa +60°C G -5°C 1/4 in - -
RS Stock No. 783-1722
Mfr. Part No.AF20-F02-A
BrandSMC
€19.67
Each
units
AF 5µm Manual G 1/4 - - - 1 MPa, 1.5 MPa +60°C G -5°C 1/4 in - -
RS Stock No. 783-1823
Mfr. Part No.AF40-F03-A
BrandSMC
€36.55
Each
units
AF 5µm Manual G 3/8 - - - 1 MPa, 1.5 MPa +60°C G -5°C 3/8 in - -
RS Stock No. 867-5671
Mfr. Part No.P31FB12DMMN
BrandParker
€64.34
Each
units
P31 0.01µ Manual G 1/4 25SCFM - 150psi 250 psi +65.5°C G -10°C 1/4 in Metal Air Filter
RS Stock No. 783-1804
Mfr. Part No.AF30-F03D-A
BrandSMC
€43.09
Each
units
AF 5µm Automatic G 3/8 - - 0.1MPa 1 MPa, 1.5 MPa +60°C G -5°C 3/8 in - -
RS Stock No. 783-1779
Mfr. Part No.AF30-F02C-A
BrandSMC
€57.72
Each
units
AF 5µm Automatic G 1/4 - - 0.1MPa 1 MPa, 1.5 MPa +60°C G -5°C 1/4 in - -
RS Stock No. 239-0636
Mfr. Part No.F72G-2GN-QT3
BrandNorgren
€31.48
Each
units
F72G 40µm Manual G 1/4 - 30L/s - 10 bar +50°C G -34°C 1/4 in - -
RS Stock No. 267-9204
Mfr. Part No.F74G-4GN-QP3
€50.17
Each
units
F74G 40µm Manual G 1/2 - 83L/s - 10 bar +50°C G -34°C 1/2 in - -
RS Stock No. 867-5677
Mfr. Part No.P31FB12DMBN
BrandParker
€64.34
Each
units
P31 0.01µ Pulse G 1/4 25SCFM - 150psi 250 psi +65.5°C G -10°C 1/4 in Metal Air Filter
RS Stock No. 867-5781
Mfr. Part No.P32FB14ESAN
BrandParker
€77.82
Each
units
P32 5µm Automatic G 1/2 23SCFM - 150psi 250 psi +65.5°C G -25°C 1/2 in Metal Air Filter
RS Stock No. 203-0754
Mfr. Part No.LFMBA-3/8-D-MINI-DA
BrandFesto
€133.74
Each
units
D 0.01µm Manual G 3/8 - - - - - - - - - -
New
RS Stock No. 212-9111
Mfr. Part No.B84G-6GK-AD3-RME
€279.04
Each
units
Excelon Plus 40µm Manual G 1/2 - - - - - - - - - -