Filters

Filters are an important part of all the plumbing systems around your farm. Hog Slat stocks a variety of filters and housings for your cool cell, drinker line, medicator line and water line application needs. 

Mesh Size to Micron Chart
What does mesh size mean?
Mesh size equals the number of
openings per linear inch. A 100-mesh 
screen has 100 openings per linear inch.
A higher number equals a finer screen.

What is a micron?
A micron is a measurement of particle
size. 1/25,000 of an inch. A smaller filter
number will screen finer particles.  
Mesh Microns Typical Material Removed
60 250 Fine Sand
100 150 Sediment
200 74 Rust Flakes
325 44 Clay Particles
400 37 Silt