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Old 29-04-2012, 11:49   #1
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Katadyn 40E-Adding an additional membrane

Has anyone tried to add an additional 2.5x40 pressure vessel/membrane to the existing water-maker? Is there the ability to run high pressure lines to another, external, pressure vessel/membrane? Will the pump provide enough pressure from the 12 volt motor?

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The issue is two fold. Does the pump drive system have the neccessary additional power and is the flow rate sufficient.

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Re: Katadyn 40E-Adding an additional membrane

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Has anyone tried to add an additional 2.5x40 pressure vessel/membrane to the existing water-maker? Is there the ability to run high pressure lines to another, external, pressure vessel/membrane? Will the pump provide enough pressure from the 12 volt motor?

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Can't be done and work on a Katadyn 40E. No where near enough flow or pressure capabilities. Even if you plumbed it to an additional 2.5X40 you would quickly foul both membranes.
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