Whole House Water Filter With consistently superior KDF85 medium is a economical pretreatment unit which is able to turn your water filter in to a high performance water filtration system by by reducing chlorine, heavy metals and inhibits bacteria growth from water without adding chemicals. KDF 55 & KDF 85 process media can remove up to 99% of water soluble lead, mercury, nickel, chromium, chlorine and Hydrogen Sulfide and other dissolved metals. All KDF process media forms are effective in controlling the build up of bacteria, algae, fungi and scale, make the ideal for use in GAC beds, ion exchange resins, carbon block filters and inline carbon filters.
Wherever KDF Media are used, they can eliminate the need for costly and sometimes harmful chemical treatments. KDF Fluid Treatment - kdfft.com is a technological leader in the fluid treatment industry. KDF process media are high purity copper-zinc formulations used in pre treatment, primary treatment and waste water applications. KDF media supplement or replace existing technologies to extend system life, reduce heavy metals, microorganisms, scale, lower total cost and decrease maintenance.
KDF process media are recyclable and contain no chemical additives. Homes, hospitals, restaurants,municipal water treatment facilities rely on KDF process media to safely reduce or remove chlorine, iron, hydrogen sulfide, heavy metals and bacteria from water.
Media-Guard KDF85 is for well water and removes/reduces soluble iron, hydrogen sulfate, chlorine, heavy metals from water and bacteriostatic. Good tasting water throughout the whole house. No maintenance needed on media-guard system
Fleck 5812 SXT Control Valve Features/Benefits
Fiber-reinforced polymer valve body for superior strength and durability, non-corrosive, and UV-resistant.
Continuous service flow rate of 45 GPM with a backwash of 35 GPM
Backwash capability accomodates softener tanks up 24" and filters up to 24" in diameter
Fully adjustable 3- or 5-cycle control for efficient and reliable water treatment system
Time-Tested, hydraulically-balanced piston for service and regeneration
Optical sensor for precision cycle positioning
Soft water refill for a cleaner brine tank
Designed with double backwash for reduced hardness leakage
Diagnostics for historical valve performance
Programming stored in memory and will be lost due to power outages
Plumbing connections in 3/4" to 1-1/4" NPT,BSP and sweat.
Fiber-reinforced polymer high-flow bypass valve.
FRP Tank 1365 (13" x 65")
3 CU FT Catalaytic Carbon
1 KDF85 MediaGuard
Fleck 5812 Control Valve - Bypass - 1" Pipe Adapter (1.25" Also available) Request if 1.25" substitution required, when checking out.
**Hydrogen sulfide concentrations exceeding 7 to 10 ppm can be removed by injecting an oxidizing chemical such as household bleach followed up by filtration. The oxidizing chemical should enter the water upstream from the storage or mixing tank to provide at least 30-45 minutes of contact time between the chemical and water. The length of length of the holding time is a function of the chemical dosage, tank configuration and water temperature. Sulfur particles can then be removed using a sediment filter and the excess chlorine can be removed by activated carbon filtration.
If test results indicate that bacterial contamination is occurring, shock chlorination or disinfection is the most widely suggested method for initial treatment. Shock chlorination (disinfection) is the one-time introduction of a strong solution into the entire water distribution system (well, pump, distribution pipeline, etc.)
When to Shock Disinfect the Well:
Shock chlorination (disinfection) is recommended when lab results indicate a presence of bacteria upon completion of a new well or after pump replacement or repair, when the distribution system is opened for repairs or maintenance, following contamination by flood water, to control iron and sulfur bacteria.
Shock chlorination (disinfection) is recommended in these circumstances to ensure that bacterial contamination is controlled.
This system should be used where low to moderate ferrous (dissolved) iron or hydrogen sulfide contamination is known. This filter is most effective where iron and hydrogen sulfide levels are less then 5 ppm. Best removal rates are achieved where pH is between 6.5 and 8.5 and where water contains some dissolved oxygen