GAC-BB Pentek Replacement Filter Cartridge

SKU
PENTEK-GAC-BB
Price $29.99
Availability: In stock
Fits most Big Blue housings that accept 10-inch x 4.5-inch water filter cartridges
  • Thoroughly reduces the harsh effects of chlorine taste and odor
  • Designed for extended contact between water and carbon for maximum adsorption
  • Easy to install, with a simple replacement schedule about every three months
  • Best suited for specific point-of-use applications and NOT for whole house use
See more product details
The Pentek GAC-BB water filter definitively reduces the harmful effects of chlorine, and unwanted tastes & odors from your drinking water. The cartridge is constructed to ensure that water cannot bypass the full length of the granular activated carbon filter. This is a good general purpose drinking water filter, where maximum chlorine reduction is a must. This product is not recommended for whole house applications. Order today!
Package Qty 1
Used In Brands Ace, American Plumber, Aqua-Pure, Cuno, Flotec, Fulflo, GE, Honeywell, Master Plumber, Omni, Pentek, Sears, Teledyne, Waterpik
Manufacturer's Id GAC-BB
UPC 051678153437
Advertised Size (in) 10 x 4-1/2
Actual Size (in) 9-3/4 inches (Length) x 4-1/2 inches (Outside Diameter)
Actual Size (cm) 24.765 x 11.43
Primary Filter Media Granular Activated Carbon
Post Filter Media Spun Polypropylene
Materials of Construction End Caps: Polystyrene, Outer Casing: Polystyrene, Expansion Pad: Polypropylene, Gaskets: Buna-N (top) and Santoprene (bottom)
Filter Life (gallons) 12,500
Filter Life (liters) 47,317.63
Filter Life (months) 12 months
Operating Temperature (°F) 40 - 125
Operating Temperature (°C) 4.4 - 51.7
Flow Rate (gpm) 2
Flow Rate (lpm) 7.571
Color Blue
Includes One 9.75 x 4.5 Inch Pentek GAC-BB Drinking Water Filter
Primary Filter Media Granular Activated Carbon

The PENTEK-GAC-BB is comparable with the following part numbers

155153-43
AF-10-1046-BB
GAC-BB
GAC-CS-BB10

User Guide

Instructions

  1. Turn off water supply. Press red pressure-relief button (if present).
  2. Unscrew housing. Remove large o-ring, wipe clean and set aside.
  3. Discard used filter cartridge. Wash housing with dish soap and warm water using a nonabrasive sponge or cloth. Rinse thoroughly.
  4. Fill 1/3 with water. Add about 1 tablespoon of bleach and scrub to disinfect. Rinse thoroughly.
  5. Lubricate o-ring with clean silicone grease. Change o-ring if any damage cuts or degradation are present. Insert o-ring in groove.
  6. NOTE: This step is important to ensure a proper housing seal. Make certain the o-ring is seated level in the groove.
  7. Insert new filter cartridge.
  8. Screw housing onto the cap and hand-tighten. Do not over tighten. Make sure cap standpipe slips into cartridge.
  9. Turn on water supply. Press pressure-relief button (if present). Check for leaks before leaving installation.

Reset Instructions