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Self Contained or Semi Modular Seawater and Brackish Water Desalination Systems

Sargasso Compact desalination systems are shipped ex-works, ready to connect and function.
A complete installation kit and comprehensive owner’s manual is supplied with every system. No other components are needed to produce freshwater from the sea.  Optional features are available to meet personal preferences such as semi- or fully automated operation.
The standard self-contained desalination  system is equipped with the following features, instrumentation, and controls for the operation of the unit:


Gauge:                                                  RO pressure, (316SS glycerin filled, Monel tube)

Pressure Control:                              Automatic pressure regulator, manually adjusted

Flow Meter:                                         Product quantity

Conductivity:                                     Digital handheld product water quality monitor – ppm TDS

Safety:                                                  24 Volt low voltage control circuitry
                                                          Low supply voltage shut-off
                                                          Heavy-duty magnetic relays for each pump
                                                          Overload protection for high pressure pump motor
                                                          Fuse for optional booster pump

Product Diversion:                           Manual three way valve

Hour Meter:                                         Operating hours for preventative maintenance

High-Pressure Pump:                      Triplex ceramic plunger, low noise manifold, vibration damp

Pre-Filtration:                                     Clear viewable, 5 and 20 micron pleated Polyester, reusable

Sea Strainer:                                        Clear inline strainer with Monel mesh and mounting bracket

pH Neutralizer:                                    Clear viewable mineral cartridge dispenser

Enclosure:                                             5059 marine aluminum, epoxy primed, polyurethane coated

Reverse Osmosis Membrane:        High rejection, Polyamide thin-film composite elements

External Hose Connections                                                 

Seawater Inlet:                                 3/4″ hose barb (with optional boost pump 5/8”)

Brine Discharge:                                  1/2″ hose barb

Product Water:                                    1/2″ hose barb