Basket Strainer Screen Filter


Yardney Basket Strainers are a low cost filter solution designed to be used for the removal of inorganic contaminants. Basket strainers trap gross contaminants and are able to withstand a substantial amount of loading without failure. When used as a secondary filter the basket strainer is intended to capture contaminants that may enter the system as a result of a pipeline break or system malfunction. 



  • Removal of sand, rock, grit and other inorganic contaminants to protect drip and micro-irrigation systems with fine mesh filtration down to 200 mesh or 75 microns
  • 80 psi standard operating pressure (high pressure systems available)
  • Flow ranges from 110 gpm
  • Can be used as a primary filter in specific applications
  • Can be used as a secondary filter to a sand media filter, centrifugal separator or other primary filtration system


  • Rugged, field changeable, washable and replaceable polypropylene filter sock available in 40, 80, 100, 150 and 200 mesh
  • Easy-entry lid closure
  • Available in welded carbon steel
  • 3M Scotchkote® 134 fusion bonded epoxy coating on interior surfaces
  • Exterior of housing is coated with UV stabilized polyester powder coat for longer product life and greater protection from the environment
  • Made in USA

Standard Assembly Includes

  • Carbon steel housing
  • 3M Scotchkote® 134 fusion bonded epoxy coating on interior surfaces
  • Polyester powder coating on exterior surfaces
  • Internal stainless steel basket with field replaceable filter mesh
  • 3-way ball valve
  • Pressure gauge
  • Tubing with fittings
  • Drain ball valve

Available Options

  • ASME code
  • High pressure
  • Grooved or flanged mainline connections
  • Available in purple for reclaimed water applications