Hydraulic Systems Filtration Selection Guide

Determine the proper filter media grade and cleanliness level for your application.

Select the first component used
in your hydraulic system

Select your system operating pressure (psi)
greater than 2500
1500 to 2500
less than 1500

Select all factors that apply
System is critical to maintaining production schedules.
High cycle/severe duty application.
Water containing hydraulic fluid is used.
System is expected to be in service more than seven years.
System failure can create safety concern.
Flushing application.

Pall Filter
Media Grade


System cleanliness level example

The recommended filter media grade is given as a general guideline. The actual media grade required for an application is influenced by a number of factors including operating environment and filter location. To determine the optimum protection for your application, contact Pall.