Ceramic Filter 0.2micron
Washable, re-usable Ceramic Cartridge
- Rating: 0.2 micron
- Size: 1/4″ thread
- Flow: Can produces approx. 20Ltrs/min depending on pressure
- Suitable For: Suits ALL water sources, particularly those such as tank water, where Giardia and Crypto Cysts are an issue.
Ideal for caravanners, a twin filter system or as a stand alone inline cartridge.
Pores of the ceramic filter candle are very tiny and can filter thin molecules and bacteria.
So it’s as simple as washing the candle with a scourer cloth under running water to remove foreign particles from the pores. Do not use soap or solvents for cleaning.
What is a Ceramic Filter?
Ceramic water filters are an inexpensive and effective type of water filter. They rely on the small pore size of ceramic material to filter dirt, debris, and bacteria out of water.
Easily breakable so take care when handling.
Ceramic filtration does not remove chemical contaminants, per se. However, some manufacturers (especially of ceramic candle filters) incorporate a high-performance activated carbon core inside the ceramic filter cartridge that reduces organic and metallic contaminants. The active carbon absorbs compounds such as chlorine.
To clarify, there are Two most common types of ceramic water filter: pot-type and candle-type filters.
You can browse through our ceramic water filters here
What is a micron?
A micron is short for micrometer or one millionth of a meter. Now that’s a very tiny unit of measure! The micron rating refers to the distance between pieces of filter media. Above all, this determines the size of particles that the filter will allow to pass through. In other words the lower the micron level of a filter, the more contaminants it can catch and purify from your water..