Reagent and Solvent Inlet Filters

Diagnostic and analytical instruments, renowned for their ability to detect particles at astonishingly low levels, often reaching parts per trillion (ppt), require robust safeguards. For the utmost protection of these critical instruments and to meet the stringent purity demands of various processes, rely on Mott’s solvent inlet filters. Recognized for their unparalleled strength and precision, our inlet filters serve as long-lasting barriers, effectively shielding instruments from particles, even in the most challenging operating environments. With over 60 years of expertise in fabrication techniques, Mott continues to offer inlet filters with unique filtration features and benefits, ensuring the integrity and precision of your diagnostic and analytical equipment.

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Solvent Inlet Filters

PerfectPeak®Solvent Inlet Filters offer a wide variety of options and benefits to meet your desired HPLC/UHPLC system protection

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Check out the features and benefits of Mott sintered porous metal media that delivers uniform porosity for superb filtration efficiency and structural integrity.

Product Specs


OD – 0.500″ / 12.7 mm

ID – 0.250″ / 6.4 mm

Media Grades

0.5 µm, 2 µm, 10 µm


1/16″ / 1.59 mm Compression

1/8″ / 3.18 mm Compression

1/8″ / 3.18 mm Tube Stem


316L SS


Custom options available

Our Design Capabilities

Application Engineering – Seeking expert guidance on your design, including the integration of inlet filters? Our team of application engineers possesses extensive experience, collaborating with renowned technical and performance brands globally. We are committed to helping you navigate complex challenges and determine the right components for your specific design needs, ensuring optimal performance, including the integration of inlet filters.

Customer Innovation Center – At Mott, we thrive on collaborating with customers, especially on intricate projects involving innovative solutions like inlet filters. In fact, we’ve dedicated an entire facility to this purpose. If you’re interested in participating in lab testing and engineering consultation sessions, consider joining us at our Customer Innovation Center in Connecticut. Here, we work together to develop tailored solutions for your unique application, including the incorporation of inlet filters.

Rapid Prototyping Cell – Speed is of the essence when evaluating the feasibility of your design. Our rapid prototyping cell is equipped to deliver prototypes in as little as 2 weeks, allowing you to swiftly assess your concept’s viability. Our engineers utilize equipment similar to our manufacturing facility to provide you with a manufacturable and cost-effective design, seamlessly integrating components like inlet filters.

Additive Manufacturing – If your design necessitates uniform porosity or unconventional shapes, our porous 3D printing team is at your service. We excel in creating controlled porosity designs with varying density gradients and non-traditional shapes to accommodate even the most unique requests. Our advanced technology enables us to produce parts with both solid and porous elements in a single print cycle, facilitating the incorporation of inlet filters and other specialized components.

Relevant Services

Lab Testing – If you need data packages or feasibility testing for your part prior to installation, we’re happy to work with you. We’ll use our lab center to perform various characterization and performance tests to ensure your parts are meeting strict specifications.

Computational Fluid Dynamics – If you would like to model your process fluids interaction with your Mott requested part, ask your Mott representative how we can model it using CFD software.

Engineering Memberships – If you’re constantly working on complex designs that require the highest standards of engineering support, ask about our membership rates, which will allow you discounted rates to various lab testing, prototyping, and engineering resources.

What are Reagent and Solvent Inlet Filters?

For those less acquainted with Reagent and Solvent Inlet Filters, it’s essential to understand their pivotal role in ensuring the integrity of diagnostic and analytical instruments. Mott’s Reagent and Solvent Inlet Filters are specialized components designed to safeguard these critical instruments from contamination. They act as the first line of defense, effectively filtering out particles and impurities from reagents and solvents, thus ensuring that only pure substances enter the analytical system. With Mott’s expertise in filtration technology and over 60 years of experience, our Inlet Filters play a crucial role in maintaining the precision and reliability of diagnostic and analytical equipment.

FAQs: Reagent and Solvent Inlet Filters

Q: What are Reagent and Solvent Inlet Filters?

A: Reagent and Solvent Inlet Filters are specialized components designed to protect diagnostic and analytical instruments by filtering out particles and impurities from the reagents and solvents before they enter the analytical system. These filters act as a critical barrier against contamination, ensuring the integrity and accuracy of analytical results.

Q: Why are Inlet Filters important for diagnostic instruments?

A: Inlet Filters are essential for diagnostic instruments because they play a pivotal role in maintaining the purity of reagents and solvents used in the analysis. By removing unwanted particles and impurities, these filters prevent contamination, ensuring that only pristine substances are introduced into the analytical system. This is crucial for obtaining reliable and precise diagnostic results.

Q: How do Mott’s Inlet Filters contribute to instrument protection?

A: Mott’s Inlet Filters are known for their robust design and exceptional filtration capabilities. They are engineered to provide a reliable barrier against contamination, even in demanding environments. With Mott’s expertise in filtration technology and over 60 years of experience, our Inlet Filters offer superior protection, safeguarding diagnostic and analytical instruments from unwanted impurities.

Q: Can Mott provide customized Inlet Filter solutions?

A: Yes, Mott specializes in offering customized Inlet Filter solutions to meet specific instrument and application requirements. Whether you need tailored filtration specifications or unique design features, please contact us directly, and our team will collaborate with you to develop the right Inlet Filter solution for your diagnostic needs.