Product Details

PreFil HCF Cartridge

HCF - High Flow Pleated PP or Glas Fiber Cartridge

Brand PreFil
Media: Liquids
Micron Ratings: 0.3 to 40 µm
Filter Type: Pleated Media

Masterfilter HCF high flow cartridges are available in a wide range of pore sizes and provide reliable high performance in many applications. It combines high dirt holding capacity with long service life and high flow rates. The filter utilizes multi-layer filter medium, with graded pore size from coarse (upstream) to fine (downstream), which offers a higher dirt capacity and make it an economical, high accuracy filter cartridge with absolute removal efficiency.

Features Benefits

  • Coreless construction to minimize waste disposal
  • Pleated large surface provides high flow rate and long service life
  • Absolute removal ratings from 0.3 to 40 microns (PP), and 0.8 to 25 microns (GF)
  • Maximum operating differential pressure (3.8 bar)
  • Different filter media (PP, GF) offers compatibility with most chemicals, solvents caustic and acids
  • Pleated surface provides excellent flow rates and low pressure drop
  • Wrapped version (without outer cage) available


  • Food and Beverage
  • Water
  • Chemicals

Technical Specification

Materials of construction
Membrane: Multi-layer Polypropylene depth structure (PP); Resin Bonded Glass Fiber & Polyaramid support (GF)
Support layers: Polypropylene
Outer core: Polypropylene
End caps: Glass Filled PP
O-Rings: EPDM, Silicone, Viton, EPDM U-cap

Operating parameters
Max. differential pressure: 3.8 bar at 21 °C, 1.5 bar at 80 °C
Max. operating temperature: 80 °C (PP), 130°C (GF)
Filtration area:
- 20” (508 mm): 15 m³/h (max. 40 m³/h)
- 40” (1016 mm): 30 m³/h (max. 80 m³/h)
- 60” (1524 mm): 45 m³/h (max. 120 m³/h)
Flow rates with multi cartridges: uo to 400 m³/h


  • Brewing
  • Wine
  • Distilled Spirits
  • Bottled Water
  • Soft Drinks
  • Process Water
  • Municipal
  • Power Utilities
  • Raw Materials Clarification
  • Raw Materials Intermediate Polishing
  • Final Product Filtration

Filter Properties

  • Comply with the relevant requirements of EU 1935/2004 and EU directive 10/2011