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Managing Drip Filter Backflush Water


 

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ITRC Report No.

P 16-001

 
 

Length

6 pages

 
 

Authors

Charles M. Burt

 
 

Presented

2016 Irrigation Show, Las Vegas, Nevada, December 6-7, 2016

 

 

 

Summary

 

This paper discusses the principles of backflushing different types of filters, as well as pressure and flow requirements for proper backflushing of various filters. Additionally, it discusses options for what to do with the backflush water. A prototype ITRC design for cleaning and recycling backflush water is presented.

 


 

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