F & FD - Lube Oil, Seal Oil & Control Oil Cartridge Filter Housing Housing

The F & FD Series Cartridge Filter Housings provide continuous particulate filtration for both critical and non-critical lube, seal and control oil applications. Many standard F & FD systems conform to API 614 requirements for system components, including the filters and transfer valves, as well as the required controls and instrumentation. F & FD Series Housings are ideal across a wide range of applications, including: turbine, machine tool and lube oil console manufacturing; mining gear lube oil, transformer oil and heat transfer oil filtration; oil recycling; hydraulic systems and other rotating equipment such as compressors and motors.


  • Custom flange rating available
  • For critical and non-critical lube
  • Ideal for wide range of applications
  • Easy access enclosure


designed to ASME Section VIII Div. 1
150 psig @ 150°F (66°C) standard design pressure; custom design pressures up to 3000 psig
-20°F/+200°F (-29°C/+93°C) standard design temperature; higher design temperatures available
150lb ANSI RF50 flanged inlet/outlet nozzles (additional nozzles available as needed); 3000lb NPT couplings for vent, drain and pressure gauge connections; custom flange ratings available
standard carbon steel vertical housing; custom housing materials available
aluminum cartridge hardware; standard cartridge lengths of 18" (457mm) and 36" (914mm); quick access cartridge replacement; custom cartridge configurations, sizes and filter media available
3L Pogo (spring-assisted) headlift on housing diameters 12" to 24" (305mm to 610mm); hydraulic jack headlift on housing diameters over 24" (610mm); housing dimensions under 12" (305mm) utilize handles, not headlifts; optional handwheel or 3L Cantilever headlifts available
standard swing bolt closure; optional thru-bolt closure or patented Easy Access Closure available; O-ring closure seal available in Buna, Viton®, Teflon® or EPDM
external primer finish for carbon steel housings; paint or coating to customer specifications available
available options include three way valves, safety relief valves, pressure gauges, steam jackets and working platform