We are Hengst. We are the filtration people!

Hengst offers a complete range of high-tech filters and filter elements that satisfy the highest standards. You will find the matching solution for all your filtration needs: from hydraulic fluids and lubrication oils to industrial fluids and gases. The products are designed to save time and reduce costs.

Hengst's extensive filter portfolio ensures optimum operating conditions along the entire life cycle, thereby lowering total cost of ownership.

Hengst guarantees that all filters conform to international standards and regulations, unlocking the technical benefits Hengst’s filtration technology has to offer for any application from any OEM. Our tight global sales and service network from Bosch Rexroth Africa ensures expert advice.

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Hengst Strainer Filters

Strainer Filter 16FKD

Strainer Filter 16FKD

High standard strainer filters that can remove particles from liquids and gas. Capable of filtering oxygen & hydrogen in varied applications.

Strainer Filter 16FKE

Strainer Filter 16FKE

Hengst’s strainer filters have a long-life and a low cost of ownership. They are flexible and made with eco-friendly technology.



Founded in Germany in 1958, Hengst has grown into a leading supplier of products used across numerous industries. These include power generation, material processing, mobility and building service engineering, and hydraulic services, offering clients a wide range of filtration systems.


More about our range of strainer filters

100 % safe for use during process engineering tasks:

The continuous processes typical of process engineering place particularly high requirements on the dependable filtration of the fluids used. The carefully monitored filter systems made by Hengst increase the productivity of complex plants.


Can be utilised on plants with continous production:

The filters are scarcely flammable and can withstand high temperatures. Synthetically produced fluids impose tremendous requirements on filter technology, which can be met with a combination of highly effective Hengst filter materials and reliable filter systems.

Frequently asked questions:

What are strainer filters?
Strainer filters are manufactured for use in the industrial sector to removeexcess particles from liquids and gases.
Where are strainer filters used?
Industrial strainer filters separate debris from gases, oils, water & aqueous solutions, and are therefore ideal for use in petrocheical and chemical plants.
What is the difference between straining and filtering?
The primary difference between strainers and filters is that strainers remove unwanted particless from liquids, and filters remove unwanted particles from liquids and gases.
What are the different types of filters?
The different kinds of filters include:
  • Reverse osmsosis filters
  • Absorption filters
  • Seuestrian filters
  • Ion exchange filters
  • Mechanical filters


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