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Why use compressed air filters from Walker Filtration?

Here at Glaston Compressor Services, we are proud distributors of Walker Filtration compressed air filters. For effective air treatment and filtration within compressor systems, Walker Filtration’s range of filters and accessories are second to none. In this article, we discuss exactly what it is that makes compressed air filters from Walker Filtration a cut above the rest. Discover how you can improve the quality of your compressed air supply with the winning combination of Walker Filtration and Glaston Compressor Services!

Why choose Walker Filtration for compressed air filtration?

Impurities, such as dust, dirt and other contaminants, can significantly reduce the air quality emitted from any compressed air system. If left untreated, as well as providing poor air supply, they can also drastically affect system efficiency, which ultimately leads to poor performance and costly downtime. Fortunately, this downward spiral can be avoided with the help of compressed air filtration devices, such as filters and filter elements.

As pioneers of filtration technology, Walker Filtration has been manufacturing high-quality compressed air filters and accessories for over 35 years. Their commitment to exceptional design, extensive industry knowledge and continual investment within the latest industry technology have helped Walker Filtration to beomce s the flagbearer for innovation and the gold standard within this sector.

Benefits of Walker Filtration filters

Whether you require water separators to remove bulk liquid following compression of air or compressed air filters for use with breathing air applications, there are a multitude of benefits that can be reaped from using Walker Filtration filters. To help better inform your product selection, we have selected what Glaston feels to be the key benefits of each respective product type within Walker Filtration’s compressed air filter range:

  • – Walker Filtration’s water separators feature a forward-thinking housing design, which provides market-leading water removal efficiencies for compressed air applications
  • – Both coalescing filters and particle filters from Walker Filtration are capable of exceptional particle retention, reducing microns down to 0.01 micron. Which is in line with ISO 8573-1 air quality standards.
  • – Walker Filtration’s Alpha compressed air duplex filters feature a two-stage filtration system in a single unit, which ensures twice the filtration capability combined – unlike most other compressed air filters other on the market.
  • – Manufactured from stainless steel, Walker Filtration’s high-pressure filters are capable of diverse pressure ratings from 300 to 5000 psig.
  • – Walker Filtration’s high-temperature filters feature maximum operating temperatures of up to +250˚C.
  • – Walker Filtration’s comprehensive breathable air filters offer exceptional dirt holding capacity, oil removal efficiencies down to 0.01 micron, and oil carryover efficiencies of 0.003 mg/m³.
  • – Compressed air heaters from Walker Filtration allow for compressed air to be filtered and temperature controlled between +20°C and +120°C simultaneously.


Applications of Walker Filtration filters

Compressed air filters from Walker Filtration are designed for use in an array of different industries. Below we have detailed which industries would benefit from implementing Walker Filtration filters into their compressed air systems:

  • – Food and beverage processing
  • – Pharmaceuticals
  • – Chemical industry
  • – Oil & gas industry
  • – Instrumentation
  • – Offshore
  • – Medical applications
  • – Breathing air environments
  • – Heavy industrial environments
  • – Process manufacturing industries


Compressed air filter suppliers

Part of our compressed air filtration range, Glaston Compressor Services are official distributors for Walker Filtration. With an extensive array of compressed air filtration products and accessories stocked on-site, we can ensure that none of our UK customers are left waiting when a quick turnaround or fast delivery is required. Our team of experienced Glaston engineers will take the stress out of fitting Walker Filtration filters independently. We can carry out all fittings straight away on-site for added assurance and peace of mind.

Speak to Glaston Compressor Services today on 01695 51010, email or use our contact us form to discuss your compressed air filtration requirements. We will find the right product for you!

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