Filter Press API (LPLT)

The Series 300 LPLT Filter Press (API Filter Press) is the most effective means of determining the filtration properties of drilling muds and cement slurries. LPLT Filter Press Assemblies consist of a mud reservoir mounted in a frame, a pressure source, filtering medium, and a graduated cylinder for receiving and measuring filtrate. Working pressure is 100 psig and the filtering area is 7.1 in2, as specified in the American Petroleum Institute API Recommended Practice 13B-1 and 13B-2. The cell body, top cap, and base cap are of stainless steel construction.

Ordering Information

Part No. 207127 – Basic Filter Press, Model 300

Available Models

Part No. 207173, Model No. 301 – 3 ft Air Hose

Part No. 207174, Model No. 30101 – 3 ft Air Hose, Airco Regulator, Bleeder Valve

Part No. 207223, Model No. 302 – 3 ft Air Hose, Nitrogen Regulator, Bleeder Valve

Part No. 207224, Model No. 30201 – CO2 Pressuring Assembly

Part No. 207290, Model No. 303 – Hydraulic Dead-Weight Assembly

Part No. 207503, Model No. 308 Wall Mount – CO2 Pressure Assembly

Multiple Unit Filter Press

Multiple Unit Filter Press assemblies permit simultaneous running of one to six filtration tests. Each one of the assemblies consists of a frame with the indicated number of complete Stainless Steel filter cells. Manifolds are complete with air hoses, cut-offs and bleeder valves. Accessories such as pressure regulators and hoses for connection to pressurization source are sold separately.

Part No. 207673 Filter Press, 6 Cells No. 311

Part No. 207785 Filter Press, 4 Cells No. 313