Newark Wire Cloth Company of Clifton, New Jersey introduces Saniwedge wedge wire screen. Gap tolerance and weld integrity are controlled on a continuous basis during manufacture, according to Newark. Saniwedge adheres to the quality standards of ISO 9001:2008, AS9100c and NADCAP. Retentions are available to 400 mesh (.0015”). Saniwedge is 3A approved, for sanitary use, to retentions of .005”.
Saniwedge is manufactured using a triangular surface wire that creates a non-clogging filter surface. It is abrasion resistant, mechanically strong and rigid, and maintains its shape and integrity under pressure. Saniwedge is a suitable filter media for uses such as basket strainers, resin traps, vessel internals, filter nozzles, media retention screens including ion exchange, sand and activated carbon, flat bed support grids and replacement filter elements.