We have been wanting to demonstrate for our clients just how capable the FILIX filter family is. Now we have.
The intention was to emulate a common scenario in the hydropower industry; forest residue and debris entering the more delicate parts of the machinery, where clean water is crucial for effective cooling and sealing.
Thus, we sent Terje on a «pine-needle-collecting-mission» into the deep forests of Modum municipality.
As it turned out, Terje is a natural harvester – amassing 7 liters of the stuff in almost no time. Quite the ant, he is!
The pine needles were then brought down to our test facility. The test principle was as follows:
Sounds like a bad idea, but that’s the name of the game out there. How did the FILIX cope? Have a look for yourself: