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US Filter Bags

Filter Bag (Valve/Port Not Provided)

US Filter Bags are designed to collect silt and sediment from pumped water and are ideal for construction site dewatering applications. To begin dewatering, simply cut an opening into the bag, insert the discharge hose and secure the connection with a clamp, tie or tape. FILL VALVE/PORT NOT PROVIDED. US Filter Bags are made from a nonwoven, needlepunched, polypropylene geotextile that meets the following M.A.R.V. values except where noted:

US Filter Bags
US Filter Bags Test Results
Property Test Method English Metric
Weight - TypicalASTM D-52618 oz/sy271 g/sm
Tensile StrengthASTM D-4632205 lbs912 N
Elongation @ BreakASTM D-463250%50%
Mullen Burst*ASTM D-3786*350 psi2,413 kPa
Puncture Strength*ASTM D-4833*120 lbs534 N
CBR PunctureASTM D-6241535 lbs2,381 N
Trapezoidal TearASTM D-453385 lbs378 N
Apparent Opening SizeASTM D-475180 US Sieve0.180 mm
PermittivityASTM D-44911.40 Sec-11.40 Sec-1
Water Flow RateASTM D-449195 g/min/sf3,871 l/min/sm
UV Resistance @ 500 HoursASTM D-435570%70%
US Filter Bags Shipping & Packaging
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Roll Diameter 0.0 in
Roll Width 15'
Roll Weight 25 lbs
Rolls per Trailer 260
Roll Diameter 0.0 in
Roll Width 15'
Roll Weight 30 lbs
Rolls per Trailer 260
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* Historical averages (current values not available): Mullen Burst Strength ASTM D3786 is no longer recognized by ASTM D-35 on Geosynthetics as an acceptable test method. Puncture Strength ASTM D4833 is not recognized by AASHTO M288 and has been replaced with CBR Puncture ASTM D6241.

This information is provided for reference only and is not intended as a warranty or guarantee. US Fabrics assumes no liability in connection with the use of this information (1/2019).