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Genesis Backwashing Birm Filter

Genesis Backwashing Birm Filter

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$1,379.00
Model #: GENB
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Quick Pro Connector Kit

Make your installation process easier.

  • Quick Pro Connector

    Save $10 when purchasing with a softener or filter system.

    Our Quick Pro Connector kit helps to revolutionalize the DIY installation process. It is now as simple as 1-2-3 for connecting your system.

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Quick Pro Connector Kit

Make your installation process easier.

  • Quick Pro Connector

    Save $10 when purchasing with a softener or filter system.

    Our Quick Pro Connector kit helps to revolutionalize the DIY installation process. It is now as simple as 1-2-3 for connecting your system.

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Birm Iron and Manganese Filter System

Birm is an efficient and economical media for the reduction of dissolved iron and manganese compounds from raw water supplies. Birm acts as an insoluble catalyst to enhance the reaction between dissolved oxygen and the iron compounds. In ground waters the dissolved iron is usually in the ferrous bicarbonate state due to the excess of free carbon dioxide and is not filterable. Birm, acting as a catalyst between the oxygen and the soluble iron compounds, enhances the oxidation reaction of Fe++ to Fe+++ and produces ferric hydroxide which precipitates and may be easily filtered. The physical characteristics of Birm provide an excellent filter media which is easily cleaned by backwashing to remove the precipitant. Birm is not consumed in the iron removal operation and therefore offers a tremendous economic advantage over many other iron removal methods. Micronizer may be needed for iron levels above 5ppm. Not for use with water containing hydrogen sulfide.

Birm Filter System Includes:

  • Genesis timered backwash control valve
  • 1-2 cubic feet of iron removing birm
  • 3/4 inch or 1 inch bypass connections
  • Only requires periodic backwash
  • Media tank

Model Comparison

Resin Tank Size1 Cu. Ft.1.5 Cu. Ft.2 Cu. Ft.
Required Backwash Rate 5 GPM 6 GPM 7 GPM
Service Flow Rate 4 GPM @ 15 psi drop 5 GPM @ 15 psi drop 7 GPM @ 15 psi drop
Media Tank Size 9x48 10x54 12x52
Overall Dimensions (WxDxH) 10x14x56 10x14x62 13x14x60
Regeneration Type Timered Backwash
Internal Port Size 3/4"
Electrical Power Requirements 120v/60hz
Warranty 7 Years Control/ Lifetime Tanks

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Save Water & Salt.

A family of 4 using a Genesis
Water Softener could

save 8,280 lbs. of salt!*

Salt usage for EVERY regeneration

Resin Tank Size (in Grains)

Genesis Logo UPFLOW Fleck DOWNFLOW
24,000 Grains 3 lbs. 10 lbs.
32,000 Grains 6 lbs. 15 lbs.
40,000 Grains 7.5 lbs. 19 lbs.
48,000 Grains 9 lbs. 22.5 lbs.
64,000 Grains 12 lbs. 30 lbs.

A family of 4 using a Genesis
Water Softener could

save 32,400 gallons of water!*

Water usage for EVERY regeneration

Resin Tank Size (in Grains)

Genesis Logo UPFLOW Fleck DOWNFLOW
24,000 Grains 24 gallons 58 gallons
32,000 Grains 31 gallons 71 gallons
40,000 Grains 44 gallons 89 gallons
48,000 Grains 44 gallons 89 gallons
64,000 Grains 60 gallons 144 gallons
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