A line of vacuum pump inlet traps that can be customized to match specific pumps or pump and blower packages used in virtually any type of manufacturing process are available from MV Products of North Billerica, Massachusetts.
MV Products’ Vacuum Pump Inlet Traps are custom built from standard housings and combinations of replaceable filter elements to match specific pumps, pump and blower packages, and process applications. Trapping and filtering corrosive byproducts and particulates created by the process and eliminating contamination of the end product, they can prevent premature pump failures and reduce maintenance intervals up to 500%, depending upon the application.
Suitable for vacuum systems ranging from <1 CFM to >5,000 CFM, MV Products’ Vacuum Pump Inlet Traps include the PosiTrap® which comes in sizes that hold from 1 to 4 filter elements and the MV Multi-Trap® featuring a knockdown stage and up to 6 separate stages, each holding multiple elements. Filter media include activated charcoal, Sodasorb®, Resisorb®, stainless steel- and copper-gauze, molecular sieve, activated alumina, and pleated polypropylene.