The individual elements are 6” in length and 2.5” in diameter. The side of the Berkey PF-2™ Elements that attaches to the Black Berkey® Purification Elements is 11mm.
I installed my Berkey PF-2™ Elements but my water is a bit cloudy and why does it have a funny taste?
The odd taste is from process dust that may not have been washed free from the filter elements during the priming process. Please remove the PF-2™ elements and re-prime them for 60 seconds on both ends. It may be necessary to repeat the priming process up to ten times to expel all the residual process […]
Each set of four PF-4™ filters is will last for 1,000 gallons or six months, whichever comes first. The reason for the six-month limitation is that the carbon within the PF-4™ filters extracts contaminates that can be nutrients on which bacteria can grow. If the filters are used longer than six months, “grow-through” can occur.
How do I know when 1,000 gallons has been filtered and when its time to replace the Berkey PF-2™ Elements?
The best way to gauge when to replace the Berkey PF-2™ Elements is to do the following: 1) Keep a track of how many times per week you need to refill your system.2) Then multiply that figure times the capacity in gallons of your particular system (for example the Berkey light™ system is 2.75 gallons) […]
Each set of two Berkey PF-2™ Elements will last for approximately 1,000 gallons of water.
No the Black Berkey® Purification Elements fit into the base of the upper chamber with the threaded stems of the filters protruding through the holes in the base of the upper chamber. The PF-2™ filters screw onto these threaded stems so that the Berkey PF-2™’ Elements hang down into the interior of the lower chamber. The water […]