Y filter is a pleated stainless wire element. These are housed in Y-shaped housings for four times the element area of a typical Y-strainer. For suction and return line service. Pipe sizes 1/2 thru 2 in., with a choice of element ratings down to 25 micron.
Y Strainer is a device, which is used for mechanically removing solids from flowing liquids or gases by means of a perforated or wire mesh straining element. These are used in pipelines to protect equipment, such as pumps, meters, control valves, steam traps and regulators. Filter elements are designed to remove dirt, pipeline scale, and other solid contaminants from process liquids.