Horizontal Pressure Leaf Filter

  • Movable bundle or movable shell
  • Movement of bundle or shell by hydraulic power pack
  • Designed for PLC automation
  • Suitable for dry or wet cake discharge
  • Filtration areas up to 200 m2


  • Edible Oils
  • Petrochemicals
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Molten Sulphur
  • Chemicals

Construction Features

  • Design Code: ASME Sec. VIII DIV I
  • Design Temperature: Upto 150°C
  • MOC of Housing: Carbon Steel or Stainless Steel (as per buyer's preference)
  • Design Pressure: 6 Kg/cm2

Mectech Advantage

Mectech is one of the top Horizontal Pressure Leaf Filter manufacturers & suppliers in India and abroad.

Mectech Horizontal Leaf Filter provides the following advantages:

  • Big filtration surface
  • Easy to clean filter plates
  • Heating jacket to prevent solidification
  • The pressure leaf filter possesses no rotating parts, thus keeping maintenance to a minimum
  • Less time consumption to start filtration
  • Low maintenance cost
  • CNC Machined Mouth and fitting parts
  • Single O-ring Sealing arrangement


A horizontal pressure leaf filter, also known as a horizontal leaf filter, is a type of industrial filtration system used to separate solids from liquids. The horizontal pressure filter consists of a horizontal vessel with a number of vertically mounted filter leaves, which are supported by a central manifold. The leaves are covered with filter cloth or mesh, and the liquid is pumped into the vessel under pressure, forcing it through the filter media and leaving the solids behind. The filtered liquid is then collected and discharged. Horizontal leaf filters are commonly used in the chemical, pharmaceutical, and food industries, among others, due to their high efficiency and reliability.

The capacity of a horizontal pressure filter can vary depending on several factors such as the size of the filter, the type and amount of material being filtered, and the operating conditions. Generally, the capacity of a horizontal pressure leaf filter ranges from a few hundred to several thousand liters per hour. It is important to note that the capacity of the filter should be carefully considered during the design and selection process to ensure that it meets the specific requirements of the application. Additionally, proper maintenance and operation of the filter can help to optimize its capacity and extend its useful life.

A horizontal pressure filter is a type of filtration system commonly used in the chemical, pharmaceutical, and food industries. It is suitable for filtering liquids with high solids content or for separating solids from liquids. This type of filter uses a series of horizontal plates, or leaves, to trap and remove solid particles as the liquid flows through the filter. The leaves can be made from a variety of materials, such as stainless steel or synthetic fibers, depending on the specific application requirements. Horizontal leaf filters are highly efficient and effective at removing impurities from liquids, making them a popular choice for a range of industrial processes.

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