Patent Number: 7,131,540

Title: Separating device, particularly for separating solids from liquids

Abstract: The invention relates to a separating device, particularly for separating solids from liquids, preferably from the quantity of reverse flow of a reverse flow filter system. The separating device comprises: a spinning screen provided in the form of a drum screen (17) having an annular screen wall (21); a spray tube (15), which supplies the liquid to the drum screen (17) and which, with regard to its opening (26) to the inside of the screen wall (21) of the drum screen (17), extends in an at least approximately tangential manner thereto in order to produce a spinning flow of the liquid on the screen wall (21); a housing (19) that surrounds the drum screen (17) while serving to hold the liquid passing through said screen wall (21), and; an exit (29) located at the bottom (27) of the drum screen (17) while serving to discharge the separated substances.

Inventors: Wnuk; Ralf (Bexbach, DE), Maretyak; Markus (Clausen, DE)

Assignee: Hydac Process Technology GmbH

International Classification: B01D 29/35 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-07 0:00:00