Parker SRL1 filter now uses re-usable LEIF elements

The compact SRL1 suction and return filter from the Hydraulic Filtration Division Europe of Parker Hannifin is now available with Parker's patented LEIF (Low Environmental Impact Filter) elements. This reduces disposal costs by over 50 per cent due to their environmentally-friendly design. Furthermore, the SR1 is claimed to be the most compact suction and return filter in its class, developed primarily for mobile hydraulic applications where space is restricted.

Parker's SR1 is a tank-top mounted return filter capable of feeding filtered oil under positive pressure to the suction side of the boost pump, thereby filtering both open- and closed-loop oil systems through one filter. This, together with the filter's compact dimensions, makes it cost-effective for mobile equipment requiring both open- and closed-loop hydraulic circuits, such as road sweepers and fork lift trucks.

By incorporating Parker's LEIF elements, the filters are made even more cost-effective, as the elements' metal sleeves can be re-used, leaving just the contaminated filter media to be disposed of as chemical waste. The media is small and lightweight, and oil can be simply removed from the element, resulting in an even lower weight and volume, hence reducing disposal costs further. Because the LEIF element is a patented design, the quality of filtration is guaranteed, avoiding the problems associated with counterfeit products with unknown quality filter media.

The SR1 filter is capable of handling a return line flow capacity of up to 130 l/min and also includes a number of innovative features designed to increase efficiency and enable the problems associated with some suction and return filters to be avoided. These features include a bypass valve in series with a back-pressure valve to minimise the risk of cavitation, an improved flow capacity emergency suction valve fitted as standard, and no direct bypass in the tank to remove the problem of oil foaming. The LEIF elements for use with the filter are said to combine higher than ever dirt-holding capacity with a long service life to increase the effectiveness of the filter and reduce operating costs even further.

Parker Hannifin

Tachbrook Park Drive
Tachbrook Park
Warwick
CV34 6TU
UNITED KINGDOM

+44 (0)1926 317878

parker.uk@parker.com

www.parker.com/uk

More products
50 minutes ago
Innovation, technology, collaboration and sustainability
Rockwell Automation has released the program for its flagship European event, ROKLive EMEA 2022, 24-27 October in Gothenburg, Sweden, with keynote topics focusing on innovation, technology, collaboration and sustainability.
1 day ago
Igus acquires majority stake in Commonplace Robotics
Motion plastics specialist Igus is investing in growing its low cost automation activities and has now acquired a majority stake in robot integrator Commonplace Robotics.
1 day ago
Trio extends automation control capabilities at SPS 2022
Trio Motion Technology is presenting a host of new automation control capabilities for machine builders at Germany’s SPS exhibition, including a new motion coordinator, servo drive, and industrial PC.
1 day ago
Minitec UK highlights profile system and design software at EDS
Minitec UK will be exhibiting at this year’s Engineering Design Show, held at the Coventry Building Society Arena, from 12–13 October. Highlights of this year’s stand will be the Minitec Aluminium Profile System and Minitec UK’s iCAD Assembler software.
2 days ago
Securing the future of spring manufacturing
In many Lesjöfors businesses, the company sees apprenticeships as a strategic way to introduce, train and keep the most suitable staff for the future. In the UK, European Springs and Pressings has just on-boarded five new apprentices in an extensive program.
2 days ago
EMS to showcase Faulhaber range at Engineering Design Show
Electro Mechanical Systems (EMS) will showcase the latest Faulhaber motor systems at the Engineering Design Show (EDS), taking place at the Coventry Building Society Arena on October 12 to 13, 2022.
3 days ago
Rockwell Automation announces intent to acquire Cubic
Rockwell Automation has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Cubic, a company that specialises in modular systems for the construction of electrical panels.
3 days ago
LG Motion highlights cobot system at EDS 2022
At the Engineering Design Show (EDS) 2022, LG Motion’s will showcase the Techman collaborative robots (cobots) which are easy to implement and install. They will be shown as part of an integrated conveyor system.
4 days ago
Tackling noise emissions from industrial machinery
Employers and dutyholders are required under the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER) to provide workers with equipment that meets relevant supply laws. They must also adhere to the Control of Noise at Work Regulations, and the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) offers guidance which sets out an employer’s legal obligations. Paul Taylor, business development director for industrial services at TÜV SÜD, looks at the issue of machinery noise.
6 days ago
Compair highlights the importance of compressor energy efficiency
With the global rise in electricity prices, the energy costs of compressed air have increased to as much as 91% of the total cost of ownership, and operators need to urgently review the efficiency of their system says Graham Read, product manager for industrial compressors at Compair.

Login / Sign up