Flowrite distribute a complete multi cartridge filter housing range the SL range, which caters for higher flow rate requirements starting from a 6 cartridge configurations up to 180.

Options include 304L or 316L stainless steel with swing bolt closure. The units are fabricated to the requirements of the client.

Inlet and outlet configurations will depend on flowrate for the required application


  • Multiple Cartridges for increased filtration
  • Designed for industrial and commercial filtration needs
  • Heavy duty construction for durability, 304SS standard with 316SS or Mild Steel options available.
  • Pipe fittings readily accessible for easy installation
  • Knife edge seal at both cartridge ends to eliminate by-pass
  • Standard housings accept double-open-end cartridges
  • Optionally accepts 222 or 226 cartridge variations

The SL housings are available as coded vessels or non-coded. All vessels are manufactured under strict quality control procedures. The Flowrite SL range covers cartridge lengths from 10” to 40” units.

Flowrite 1FS2 Bag Filter housing

The Flowrite “xFSi2” series bag filter housings utilise modern engineering techniques to provide a robust vessel with a maximum pressure rating of 1000 kPa. Flowrite “FS” series housings are made from durable 304 or 316 stainless steel to ensure years of maintenance-free, reliable service. They are free-standing and are fitted standard with 50mm or 80mm flanged inlet and outlet connections. Other sizes are available on request.

Flowrite “FS” Series bag filter housings are the automatic choice for safe, trouble-free and cost-effective filtration.

Amongst the many features of the “FS” series housings are covers secured by four swing-bolts to allow quick, easy access to the filter bag.
Internally, the filter bag is securely supported by a stainless steel perforated plate basket to provide maximum strength and minimum flow resistance.
Bag-to-housing seal is assured by FSI’s proven Polyloc® ring sealing method.

The Polyloc® ring ensures that no bypass occurs during the filtration process. The Flowrite FSI2 housing is a standard double-length vessel (industry standard D/L 32″ filter bags) and is available in multiple bag configurations. From a1-bag up to a 12-round bag housing thereby providing one vessel for the flow rate required for your application.

Features & benefits

  • All stainless steel
  • Low maintenance and excellent chemical resistance
  • Swing Bolt Closure
  • Quick, no-tools access to the filter cartridges
  • Drain & gauge ports
  • Versatile threaded ports for simple multi-tasking
  • Cover vent port
  • Easy, safe venting prior to start-up
  • Versatile filter bags
  • Many materials and filtration ratings available

Flowrite RHS – Filter cartridge housing

Single Cartridge Housings for Liquids

The single shell design has been a standard in the industry for over 30 years. Available in 316L Stainless Steel the RHS series is perfect for almost any application. The maximum design working pressure is 300psi @ 200ºF.

The RHS series is available in a wide range of connection sizes to fit your application as well as a wide variety of gasket options that make this housing compatible with almost any fluid. The standard gasket material is Buna-N.


  • Designed for industrial and commercial filtration needs
  • Heavy duty construction for durability
  • Offered in several materials
  • Simple ring closure for quick cartridge change outs
  • In line fittings for easy installation
  • Knife edge seal at both cartridge ends to eliminate by-pass
  • Housings accept double-open-end cartridges
  • Complete selection of pipe fittings: flanged, sanitary and BSP
  • Standard with mounting bracket kit


Flowrite RHS Housing is compatible with a wide range of applications including | Chemical | Ink & Paint | Food & Beverage | Petrochemical | Photographic | Plating | Electronics | Oil & Gas | Pharmaceutical


The Filtration Division of Germ Africa distributes a wide range of filter products including.


Imported filter cartridges are supplied primarily by Graver Technologies of the USA.

And filter bags from PALL/FSI of Germany.

South African manufactured filtration products are marketed under the brand name Flowrite

The products supplied and supported by the Filtration Division are primarily geared towards the filtration of liquids and compressed gasses. These products are typically reticulated in piping systems from 15mm diameter upwards, and at pressures from 20 bar down, and the product range of the Division reflects this.

However, special-duty products can be designed for almost any application.

The Filtration Division products are currently providing reliable, efficient and low-cost service in many industries, including:

  • Pulp & Paper
  • Automotive-Manufacturing
  • Petro-Chemical
  • Food & Beverage
  • Paints & Coatings
  • Domestic Water
  • Power Generation
  • Steel Mills
  • Wines & Spirits