New FLV Series Bag Filters

New Design and Features

For more information, contact:
Robert Gaddy
Marcom Coordinator
1.336.712.9900 ext. 5274

Clemmons, NC (June 1, 2012)—Hayward Flow Control announces the launch of our new FLV Series Filters, the most advanced all thermoplastic bag filter built today. The FLV features a one-piece injection molded platinum GF-PP (Glass Filled Polypropylene) body in sizes 1 (16”) and 2 (32”). Unlike traditional metal and plastic filters, the FLV offers a True-Union design for multiple end connections and sizes as well as quick installation or removal.

Available size range of 1-1/4” through 4” in socket, threaded, and flanged connections, as well as optional drill and tap NPT (Offset) ports for interchangeability with existing installations. The FLV can be ordered as a Simplex through Quadplex unit. The Filter vessel features a pressure rating of 150psi / 10 bar Non-Shock at 70ºF for all sizes, and a service temperature of up to 240°F / 116°C.

Key Features Include:

  • Hand Removable, Ergonomic Cover with
  • Liquid Displacing Dome
  • 100GPM Flow Capacity sizes 1-1/4” to 2” and 150GPM for sizes 2 ½” to 4”
  • PVC and CPVC socket ends; and GFPP threaded and flanged Connections
  • Hinged Basket Design for Easy Bag Removal
  • In-Line or Loop Flow Configurations
  • Vent Valve included on Cover
  • Drain Port on Bottom
  • Integral Mounting Base
  • Made in the U.S.A

Additional options include Vent Gauge with Gauge Guard, Pressure Differential Gauge and Switch, and Cartridge Adapters.

Typical applications or installations include but are not limited to water and wastewater treatment, aquatic and animal life support systems, chemical processing, metal plating, food and beverage, aquaculture, commercial plumbing system and water/theme parks.

About Hayward Flow Control
Hayward Flow Control, a division of Hayward Industries, is a leading manufacturer of industrial thermoplastic valves, filters, strainers, bulkhead fittings and tank accessories, actuation and pumps for use in water and wastewater treatment, chemical processing, water parks/municipal pools, life sciences and general processing. Hayward’s thermoplastic flow control products can accommodate aggressive and corrosive environments, delicate ecosystems or the strictest chemical balances to keep water and life working together. Hayward Flow Control is an ISO 9001:2008 Certified manufacturer.

For more information, contact Hayward Flow Control at 1.888.429.4635 or by email at Visit us also at

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