VAF-PK-6 – Vacuum Filter – Festo Accessories For Vacuum

USD $ 13.23

SKU: Festo 160239

Manufacturer Part Number: Festo 160239
Festo Accessories For Vacuum: VAF-PK-6
OEM Spec Ref 

The Festo VAF-PK-6, with an MPN of 160239, is an exceptional vacuum filter designed to enhance the efficiency and reliability of vacuum systems across a broad spectrum of industrial applications. This premium accessory is pivotal for maintaining clean and stable operational conditions within vacuum setups, ensuring both performance stability and longevity of the attached machinery.

Key Features:

  • High Filtration Accuracy: Features a grade of filtration of 50 µm, adept at capturing fine particles, thus ensuring cleaner vacuum conditions and protecting sensitive components from contamination.
  • Robust Performance Range: Operates effectively within a pressure range from -0.95 bar to 0 bar, making it suitable for open vacuum systems.
  • Versatile Installation: Designed with flexibility in mind, the VAF-PK-6 can be mounted in any position, which facilitates easy integration into existing systems.
  • Optimal Flow Rate: Achieves a substantial flow rate of 210 l/min at a vacuum of -0.75 bar (-10.875 psi), enhancing the efficiency of vacuum operations.
  • Durable Construction: Crafted to withstand challenging industrial environments, ensuring durability and a prolonged service life.


  • Improved System Protection: By effectively filtering out particulates, it extends the lifespan of vacuum equipment and reduces maintenance needs.
  • Enhanced Efficiency: The high flow rate capability supports faster processing and operational speeds, crucial for high-demand applications.
  • Cost-Effective Operations: With its energy-efficient design and robust construction, the filter reduces both operational and maintenance costs.


  • Manufacturing: Vital for maintaining clean and efficient operations in automated manufacturing environments.
  • Material Handling: Optimizes the performance of vacuum systems in material handling setups, ensuring smooth operations.
  • Packaging: Plays a crucial role in the packaging industry by ensuring that vacuum systems operate at peak efficiency, maintaining throughput and product quality.

The Festo VAF-PK-6 is not just a vacuum filter; it is an integral part of maintaining an efficient, clean, and reliable vacuum system in various industrial contexts, making it an indispensable asset for businesses aiming to optimize their vacuum applications.

Technical Data

Feature Specification
Nominal width 4.6 mm
Mounting position Any
Grade of filtration 50 µm
Symbol 00991483
Operating pressure -0.95 bar … 0 bar
Information on operating pressure Only for use in open vacuum systems
Flow rate at negative pressure = -0.75 bar 210 l/min
Operating medium Compressed air as per ISO 8573-1:2010 [7:-:-]
LABS (PWIS) conformity VDMA24364-B1/B2-L
Suitability for the production of Li-ion batteries Metals with more than 1% by mass of copper, zinc or nickel by mass are excluded from use. Exceptions are nickel in steel, chemically nickel-plated surfaces, printed circuit boards, cables, electrical plug connectors and coils
Ambient temperature 0 °C … 40 °C
Product weight 10 g
Type of mounting Line installation
Pneumatic connection PK-6 with union nut
Material of union nut POM
Note on materials RoHS-compliant
Compressed air filter material Fabric
Housing material PA
Ejector pulse suitability ≤8 bar
Weight 0.010 kg