High Temperature Water Filter Housing 20" is a very good alternative to stainless and carbon steel hot water filters. Durable glass-reinforced nylon base. This chemical compatibility makes Hot Temperature housings an ideal choice for a wide variety of industrial applications including those involving organic solvents, sea water, alcohol, petroleum and vegetable oils.
20" Hot Water Filter Housing Specifications
Housing and Cap materials: Glass-Reinforced Nylon
O-Ring material: Viton
Maximum Temperature: 160°F (71.1°C)
Initial ΔP (psi)
Flow Rate (gpm): <1 psi @ 8 gpm (< 0.1 bar @ 30 L/min)
Maximum Pressure: 125 psi (8.62 bar)
Dimensions: 12-1/8" x 5-1/8" (308 mm x 130 mm)
3/4" inlet/outlet for easy installation
We stock two different sizes, 10" and 20" from two manufacturers of these filters. This cartrige is by a US-based manufacturer. It has a butress thread design, which provide a superior sealing and greater security.
Replacement Cartridge Size: 20"x2.5" ( 19 3/4" x 2 1/4")
Housing comes with one O-Ring inside. For more o-rings, mounting bracket and a wrench, look for items in the "Related Products" box below.
A filter Cartridge is NOT included! This high temperature water filter housing accepts standard-size 20"x2.5" replacement cartridges. Ideal cartridges for this housing will be (see related products below):
Cotton or other high temperature sediment cartridge
Pleated Sediment cartridge (up to 125°F)
If you are trying to treat a Calcium problem appearing in Hot water line (especially after Instant Hot heaters), the best approach (and the one that may be required by Instant Hot heater manufacturer to retain the warranty) is to treat calcium at the main, which is a cold water line, with a water softener