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Temporary Strainers

Fabricated Temporary Strainers

Hellan Fluid Systems manufactures temporary strainers that provide cost-effective protection for valves, meters, pumps, and other equipment. Temporary cone, basket, or plate strainers are designed for temporary use during start-up applications or the revamping of piping systems. We can custom fabricate temporary strainers to meet our clients’ needs.

Pressures to 3705 PSIG
Temperatures to 800ºF

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What Does Fabrication Provide?

Temporary Strainers are constructed of a heavy gauge perforated plate with drilled holes on off-set centers to catch debris in pipelines during start-up.

They can be fabricated to any length in many different types of metals or alloys



  • 3/4" (20mm) up to 24" (600mm) as standard
  • Larger sizes available upon request  

End Connections

  • Wafer Flat Faced
  • Raised Face
  • RTJ Flanged


  • Cone, basket & plate strainers
  • 100% to 300% open area range (OAR) as standard
  • Custom engineered designs available


  • Stainless Steel
  • Carbon Steel
  • Monel
  • Hastelloy
  • Other Alloys upon request


Hellan Strainers are used in all industries that require the collection and removal of particulate from fluid systems.  Listed below, are just a few of the ways Hellan provides industrial solutions to the global market.

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Our Quality

Hellan Fluid Systems' self-cleaning fluid strainers are ISO9001 certified, meet all Navy Mil-Spec requirements, are approved by the American Bureau of Shipping and Lloyd’s Register, are listed by Underwriters Laboratories and designed in accordance with API, ASME, and PED.

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