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The Workman - 5 Micron

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$8.25
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Product Description

This is the Buckeye Workman cartridge with a pore size of 5 micron nominal.  The recommendation by RO membrane manufacturers for use of a carbon block of 5 micron or smaller to protect the membrane makes these blocks the most widely used.  Made from coconut shell carbon, with a polypropylene wrap, end caps, and protective netting with neoprene gaskets.  Chlorine capacity varies by the size of the carbon block:

  • 5" x 2.5"     3,000 gallons @ 0.4 gpm
  • 10" x 2.5"   6,000 gallons @ 0.75 gpm
  • 20" x 2.5"   9,000 gallons @ 2.0 gpm
  • 10" x 4.5"   12,000 gallons @ 3.5 gpm
  • 20" x 4.5"   26,000 gallons @ 7.0 gpm

Higher chlorine capacities will be realized with slower flow.  For reference, flow through a 75 gpd RO system with a 4:1 waste water to purified water ratio (20% recovery) is approximately 0.3 gpm. 

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  1. Great filter 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 4th Sep 2021

    It does everything it is supposed to do. Fits perfectly, filters as it should.


  2. ro system filters 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 16th Feb 2015

    The staff was extremely helpful, the filters arrived as described on time. Two thumbs up!!




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