Sand Media Filter
Uniram, drip irrigation products

Sandstorm™ Single Chamber Metal Media Filter

ALWAYS ON GUARD - HIGH-QUALITY METAL MEDIA FOR ENHANCED SYSTEM LONGEVITY

Superior irrigation protection built to last and always on guard. Sandstorm is a robust media filter that keeps your water and business flowing smoothly. When you're pumping water from an open or contaminated source, you can't afford to take any risks.  SandStorm™ media filters don’t just protect your irrigation investment, they maximize your productivity over time by maintaining absolute flow uniformity even with the harshest water -  ensuring higher and more uniform crop yields. Designed by the world's experts, this filter gives you maximum protection while requiring minimal maintenance.

When Should You Choose To Use SandStorm™ Filters?

Media filters are highly recommended when irrigating with poor quality water or in the following conditions:

  • As the primary filtration for surface water in single/multi-season driplines
  • When water contains iron and/or manganese
  • For SDI applications using harsh water sources
Benefits
Overview

What Makes SandStorm™ The Leading Media Filters In The Industry?

  • Built to last. Rugged tank design and industry-leading anti-corrosion and UV resistance provide long-term rust protection even in wet and humid climates.
  • Anti-clogging: Designed by world experts, our media absorbs particles as part of a depth filtration process, protecting your system from mineral, silt, and sand infiltration.
  • For uniform irrigation: Our system provides super-efficient back-flush cleaning cycles that ensure irrigation uniformity, season after season.
  • Maintenance with farmers in mind: Large access ports and additional service ports make the job of replacing media and performing routine maintenance easy and hassle-free.
  • Grows with your business: Modular manifold design makes it quick and easy to scale up your filtration system as your irrigation needs grow.
  • Find the diameter that fits best: Choose from a wide range of single and double chamber diameters & configurations that correspond precisely to the flow rate of your system, ensuring optimal filtration efficiency.
  • Goes where you need it: Skid mounted legs allow you to easily turn SandStorm™ into a mobile system.

Product Advantages

  • Single Chamber Filter: Efficient filtration and backflush uniformity.
  • Easy Maintenance: Large top and side access ports for loading media
  • Two-layer coating (phenolic and epoxy) for industry-leading high corrosion and UV protection – for both the tanks and the manifolds.
  • Injection-molded PVC underdrain system with mushrooms and slots provides cleaning across the entire sand media bed.
  • Maximum protection and reliability in harsh conditions.

Specifications

  • Flow Range: 175 to 330 GPM
  • Maximum Operating Pressure: 115 psi
  • Minimum Backflush Pressure Required:
    29 psi downstream of the filter during backflush
  • Backflushing Flow Rate: 125 to 290 GPM
  • Access Port on Tank Dome and Sides Secured with Bolts:
    8” for 30” Tank, 10” for 36” and 48” Tanks
  • Media Depth: 16”
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