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Tier1 Iron and Manganese Reducing Replacement Water Filter

SKU
TIER1-MANG-IRON
Price $48.99 List Price Price $69.99 Save 30%
Availability: In Stock
Fits most 20 x 4.5 inch Big Blue filter housings
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  • Efficiently reduces Iron and Manganese levels to 0.01 ppm
  • Most effective in water with no more than 3 ppm Iron
  • Fits most standard sized housings which require a 20 x 4.5 inch filter
  • Long filter life of 45,000 gallons or up to 6 months
› See more product details
  • Efficiently reduces Iron and Manganese levels to 0.01 ppm
  • Most effective in water with no more than 3 ppm Iron
  • Fits most standard sized housings which require a 20 x 4.5 inch filter
  • Long filter life of 45,000 gallons or up to 6 months
The Tier1 iron and manganese reducing replacement water filter use cation exchange resin to remove minerals such as iron and manganese from your water. Cation exchange resin exchanges ions with the minerals in water to capture and reduce contaminants. In a softener this process can be repeated for longer stretches of time since the resin beads will be regenerated, however with a replacement cartridge like this, you won't have to worry about replacing salt or wasteful backwash cycles to regenerate the resin. This can be seen as a preferable economic trade-off for some homeowners. Tier1 is ready to protect every drop.

NOTE: It is recommended that a sediment pre-filter be installed to help extend the life of the iron and manganese reducing filter.
More Information
Package Qty 1
Used In Brands Tier1
Manufacturer's Id MANG-IRON
UPC 810004473973
Advertised Size (in) 20 x 4-1/2
Actual Size (in) 20 inches (length) x 4.75 inches (width) x 4.75 inches (height)
Media Type Specialty Filter
Media Cation Exchange Resin
Primary Filter Media Ion Exchange Resin
Filter Life (gallons) 45,000
Filter Life (months) Filter's should be replaced based on usage and filter condition. Filter life is an estimation of expected performance based on typical filtration conditions.x Filter's should be replaced based on usage and filter condition. Filter life is an estimation of expected performance based on typical filtration conditions.x 6 months
Operating Pressure (psi) 20 - 100
Operating Temperature (°F) 40 - 120
Flow Rate (gpm) Flow rate is the volume of water that passes through a filtration system measured in gallons per minute. A filter's flow rate indicates the maximum recommened flow for optimum filter performance. x Flow rate is the volume of water that passes through a filtration system measured in gallons per minute. A filter's flow rate indicates the maximum recommened flow for optimum filter performance. x 4.5
Warranty Guarantee Tier1® Protect Every Drop Guarantee

Reduced Contaminants

The TIER1-MANG-IRON reduces the following contaminants:

  • Iron
  • Manganese
  • Oxidized Iron
  • Oxidized Manganese

Instructions

  1. Turn off the water supply. Press the red pressure-relief button (if present).
  2. Unscrew housing. Remove large o-ring, wipe clean and set aside.
  3. Discard used filter cartridge. Wash housing with dish soap and warm water using a nonabrasive sponge or cloth. Rinse thoroughly.
  4. Fill 1/3 with water. Add about 1 tablespoon of bleach and scrub to disinfect. Rinse thoroughly.
  5. Lubricate o-ring with clean silicone grease. Change o-ring if any damage cuts or degradation are present. Insert o-ring in groove.
  6. Insert the new filter cartridge.
  7. Screw housing onto the cap and hand-tighten. Do not overtighten. Make sure cap standpipe slips into cartridge.
  8. Turn on the water supply. Press the pressure-relief button (if present). Check for leaks before leaving installation.