Uses and Features

The fine screen breathers are used where there is a requirement to ensure that only clean fluid enters into a component or system. Typical breather applications include: equipment enclosures, vented control components, small three- or four-way valves, small two-way vacuum valves, air purge equipment, EMI or RFI shield.

Applications for in-line screens include the protection of:

  • Precision Orifices
  • Pneumatic Transducers
  • Gas and Liquid Flow Instruments
  • Medical Devices
  • Filling and Purging Systems
  • Pneumatic Timers
  • Transmitters
  • Pneumatic Transmission Lines
  • Hydraulic Controls
  • Leak Test Equipment
  • Flow Measurement Devices


  • The in-line screen products are all metal; the screen material is made from fine stainless steel wire
  • Particle retention size as small as 10 microns
  • Miniature fittings and screens
  • Clean assemblies
  • No loose fibers or particles
  • Long life screen material
  • Well-defined flow characteristics
  • Compatible with standard 10-32 and NPT fittings

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