- Full Description
Fine Mesh Insert for the GutterMate Diverter & Filter
We have 2 sets of FMI. One for the Gutter Mate Original and one for the Gutter Mate 2.
To identify which Gutter Mate you have you can do this without taking apart the filter.
On the Original Gutter Mate, the diverter outlet finishes with a 90 degree bend onto which the connecting hose is fitted. If you have this filter you need to order a FMI set for the Original Gutter Mate.
The Gutter Mate 2 is identified as follows. The diverter outlet is the same length as the main outlet on the filter, there is no bend. Also on the Gutter Mate 2 body, approximately 25mm from the bottom of the body there is an annular ring which has no gloss finish, around the body, this represents the maximum water level in the water butt. On the white GM it is more difficult to see this annular ring.
The Benefits of Fine Mesh Inserts are:
- Saves buying another filter
- The degree of filtration is increased more than 20 fold when inserted into filter basket. Up to 800 micron.
- Easy to fit
- Easy to clean
- Low cost solution to filtration of rainwater
- Good solution if water needed for use in pressure washer
- Good solution if using the rain water for car washing
- Toilet flushing with rainwater.
- Barrier to insects
- Can be fitted in seconds
Which Fine Mesh Insert do I order?
If you have the Original Gutter Mate it will have a 90 degree elbow which pushs into the diverter outlet on the bottom of the filter body. The Gutter Mate 2 has no elbow and the length of the diverter outlet is the same as the main outlet.
- Help Guides
For fitting instructions see our Mesh Insert Guide on You Tube.There are two pieces of mesh insert provided with every order. One piece is fitted around the outside edge of the basket and the other piece is fitted around the inner edge as shown in the photo.
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