Strainers protect traps, valves, heating elements, and piping from dirt and scale. Mepco strainers feature a sieve formed from perforated brass, stainless steel or monel materials. These strainers are designed for easy removal for cleaning. Suitable for pressure up to 250 PSI and 125 PSI for flanged "Y", basket strainer. These strainers are available in sizes 1/2" through 2" with threaded connections and 2-1/2" through 8" in the flanged "Y" and basket strainer Models.