MFP 3000

Filterprüfstand, Filtermedienprüfstand, Filterprüfsystem, Filtermedien, Streulichtspektrometer, Aerosolgenerator, Aerosolkonzentration, Aerosolerzeugung, Partikelgrößenanalyse, Fraktionsabscheidegradmessungen, Mess- und Regeltechnik
Modular filter media test rig for fractional efficiency, differential pressure, dust holding capacity and gravimetrical efficiency in suction mode. Version HF with temperature and humidity control
MFP filter test rigs from Palas® have already proved themselves many times over all around the world in practical applications in development and quality control.

The MFP filter test rig is a modular filter testing system for flat filter media and small mini-filters.

This enables you to determine the

  • pressure loss curve on the medium without a dust coating,
  • fraction separation efficiency, or
  • burden and fraction separation efficiency during application of the burden
  • and the gravimetric separation efficiency

within shortest times – reliably and therefore cost-effectively.

The MFP 3000 operates in suction mode. This ensures a particularly uniform formation of the dust cake even at high inflow speeds.

With the aid of the light scattering spectrometer Promo® 3000, clear and reliable determination of the aerosol concentration and the particle size and therefore a clear determination of the fraction separation efficiency can be ensured. In addition, use of the welas® digital 3000 or Promo® 3000 with two sensors for virtually simultaneous particle measurement offers the following advantages:

  • Fully-automatic measurement of fraction separation efficiency
  • Use of the testing system for very high and very low aerosol concentrations

The largely automated setup of the test sequence in conjunction with the clearly defined individual components and the individually adjustable sequence programs of the filter test software FTControl combine to deliver the high reliability of our measurement results.

Norms and certificates

National and international standards

ISO 5011 ISO/TS 19713 DIN 71460 ISO 11155-1 EN 779 ASHARE 52.2 ISO 16890

Operation principle

Your special advantages

  • Virtually simultaneous particle measurement in the raw gas and clean gas
  • Particle size measurements from 0.2 – 40 µm
  • Measurement of Cn max= 106 particles/cm3 without dilution
  • Internationally comparable measurement results
  • Widespread distribution of the measurement system
  • High reproducibility of the testing method
  • Easy use of different test aerosols, e.g. SAE Fine and Coarse, NaCl/KCl, DEHS
  • Highest raw gas concentrations of up to > 1000 mg/m3 (ISO Fine) or > 5000 mg/m3 (ISO Coarse) with measurement of the fraction separation efficiency for burden tests
  • Flexible filter test software FTControl
  • Sequence programs for pressure loss measurements, measurements of fraction separation efficiency and burden measurements
  • Easy to operate, even untrained personnel can be instructed quickly in the use of the equipment
  • Short set-up times
  • Cleaning and calibration can be performed autonomously by the customer
  • Easy use of the measurement technology components – even in other applications
  • Mobile setup, easy to move on castors
  • Reliable operation
  • Validation of the clear function of individual components and the overall system during pre-delivery acceptance testing and upon delivery
  • Low-maintenance
  • The unit will reduce your operating costs

Individual solutions for various industries

  • For filter media and small filter elements
  • Product development and during production monitoring
  • Testing based on ISO 11155-1 / DIN 71460-1 (cabin air filters)
  • Testing based on ISO 5011 (engine pre-air filters)
  • Testing based on ISO 16890 (room air filters)
  • Other standards in various versions
  • Fully automatic measurement of the fractional efficiency, the pressure drop curve, the dust holding capacity and the gravimetrical efficiency
  • International comparable results due to the high distribution of the system
Do you have any further questions?
Please do not hesitate to contact us.
Technical features

In detail

Dusts (e.g., SAE dusts), salts (e.g., NaCl, KCl), liquid aerosols (e.g., DEHS)
Test area of the medium
100 cm2
Measurement range (size)
0.2 – 40 µm
Measurement range (mass)
Up to 1,000 mg/m³ (depending on the version)
Volume flow
1 – 35 m3/h - suction mode
Differential pressure measurement
0 – 1,200 Pa selectable, 0 – 2,500 Pa selectable, 0 – 5,000 Pa selectable
Inflow velocity
5 cm/s – 1 m/s (others on request)
Compressed air supply
6 – 8 bar
2.500 • 680 • 1.550 mm (H • B • T)

More information about MFP 3000

Brief Description

Brief product description in two-pages as PDF

Product Description

Detailed product description as PDF

Palas Brochure MFP System

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