A fan filter is an accessory that is used with fans and blowers. A typical assembly of a filter fan is made up of four parts, the outer cover or frame, the filter pad, the mesh screen and finger guard.
A fan filter is primarily designed to remove any dust or small particles from the airflow of the fan. It helps with the free movement of air and helps protect the fan from any internal damage.
Fans and fan filters are used in every industry where heat is generated and the machinery and components must be kept cool to prevent overheating by enabling the free movement of air. Some of the most common applications for these fans are;
Fan filters are available in various shapes, styles, sizes and materials. The selection of a fan filter depends on the size and type of fan and environment it is to be used. Some of the attributes that must be considered are;