Eliminate a wide range of contaminates with just one system! Complete system includes tank, riser tube, control head, media, and bypass valve.
Carbon tank systems remove a wide range of contaminates including chlorine and chloramines, pesticides, herbicides, organics, MTBE, and THM. It also removes most other chemicals, tastes and odors, and is an excellent system for general filtration. The Fleck 5600 control head automatically backwashes the Carbon system, lifting and cleaning the media to prevent pressure loss and ensure maximum efficiency of the media. This tried and true controller from Fleck has been around for generations.
Simplicity and function come together at an affordable price. The included stainless steel bypass valve allows for easy connection of the system and provides a quick and easy means to bypass the system and disconnect the system without needing to cut your plumbing. Design & color may vary from the one shown. Carbon media is a natural media derived from coconut shells that removes water contaminates through absorption.
The activation process is carefully controlled to provide the maximum internal surface area and pore size for the widest range of contaminate removal. This system is capable of treating a service flow rate of 2.73GPM.
It requires a minimum of 5.46GPM for backwashing. More information on flow rates can be found at right. We provide detailed installation instructions that allow most homeowners to install this system themselves. All it takes is some basic plumbing skills and some common knowledge!
If you don't feel confident installing it yourself most plumbers can install it in about 1-2 hours. The maximum rate (in gallons per minute) at which the media can effectively treat your water. Depending on water conditions actual service flow rates may be lower. Please note that most systems will allow a higher flow rate through them than the media can treat, so should your water demands exceed the systems capabilities some of the water will pass through untreated. Service flow rates are based on the manufacturers recommendations for normal contaminate loads. Be treated at higher flow rates. The minimum rate (in gallons per minute) that needs to be available for proper backwashing of the system. This is not a constant rate, your water source just needs to be capable of supplying the shown rate for backwashing.
1.0 - 1.5. 0.8 - 3.0. 1.5 - 3.0. 2.0 - 5.0.
0.8125" or 1.05" O. Flow Rates (50psi Inlet) - Valve Alone.
Height From Top of Tank. 24v, 110v, 220v - 50Hz, 60Hz.
Maximum flow rate shown is the maximum the valve is capable of, maximum service flow rates will vary depending on system type & size Standard setup is 60Hz, other setups may be available at an additional charge Specs shown are general specifications for the head and some specs may not be applicable, depending on system configuration. HI, AK and other provinces are additional and an invoice will be sent for the additional amount due. The item "Fleck Whole House Carbon Tank Water Filter System 1.5" is in sale since Thursday, August 6, 2009. This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Home Improvement\Plumbing & Fixtures\Other Home Plumbing & Fixtures".
- Country of Manufacture: United States
- Brand: afwfilters
- MPN: Does Not Apply