The picture alongside is of a horizontal vacuum belt filter which are the most commonly used vacuum filters in the industry because of their flexibiliy, ability to handle large voulmes and adaptation to corrosive slurries.
The filter cloth used on belt filters retains the cake and moves with the rubber belt. Modern filter cloth is made from polypropylene or polyester with sophisticated weaves.
Latest news is that Filcon Filters can now supply all types of synthetic woven filter cloth and cathode diaphragm cloth (and bags). ... in addition, our supplier has the capability to design and develop products in accordance with customer requirements.
We are happy to supply sample cloth to compare price and quality with the cloth you are currently using. It will cost you nothing to give us a try.