Oil Filter Presses - Types & Specifications
Oil Filter Press
Filter Presses are used to filter the extracted oil from all kinds of impure substances. They are used for clarification of oil as well as collection of solids
or precipitates. Filter presses are used to filter and purify all types of liquids from impurities. Filtered oil is considered to be completely pure and fresh
and good for health benefits. After the filtration process of oil is done, refining it is not compulsory. All kinds of oil seeds do not require refining and are
known for their edible properties. However, oil that is extracted from cotton seeds require refining or neutralizing. In order to filter the extracted oil from
impurities, a special type of equipment is used.
The liquid that has to be filtered is pumped into the press, which then passes through the central hole and fills up the chambers. Filter clothes are
present inside the chambers through which the liquid passes through, and the the filtered liquid is collected in a tank. This type of equipment is highly
easy to use and can be adjusted as per the user's requirement. Here are some of the detailed specifications of a filter press:
Filter Presses are assembled with different kinds of plates such as:
CGR Filter Plates
Filter Plates / Filter Frames.
Filter Presses also consists of the following parts:
Filter Press Frames : This frame is the main unit of a Filter Press equipment. It further consists of a thrust plate, closing plate, and side bars. The side
bars are used to support the filter plate, frame, and the closing plate directly.
Filter Press Closing Plate : A Filter Press has a manual as well as automatic hydraulic closing.
Filter Press Filtering Units : Filtering units of a Filter Press comprises of filter cloth, filter plates, membrane plates, etc.
With the help of these well assembled parts, a Filter Press is able to operate smoothly. During the process of oil filtration, the oil is pumped into every
chamber. The solid particles in th