filtron stainless filter..


2 replies to this topic
  • Slinkyman16

Posted January 15, 2009 - 02:06 PM

#1

Anyone use it? how is it? got a few motosport bucks that i need to get rid of..

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  • Guerilla_Tactics

Posted January 15, 2009 - 07:51 PM

#2

I got one, I like it. I clean mine with brake cleaner. The mesh is supposed to filter out more than the paper. We use stainless mess on our airplanes hydraulic systems.

  • grayracer513

Posted January 16, 2009 - 07:45 AM

#3

The mesh is supposed to filter out more than the paper.

This accurate on one level, and not on another. I've used a Scotts filter on all my YZF's since '04, and I have no plans to change.

Paper and SS filters work differently. Read:

http://www.thumperta...297#post4676297

As to whether the Filtron is a good one or not, I don't know. None of the lower cost copycat alternatives to the Scotts that I've examined have looked to be the equal of the Scotts in terms of quality and construction. I know of a few such filters that have failed in one way or other, too. As far as the Filtron goes, it remains to be seen.





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