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Whole House Heavy Duty Lead System

The Pentair Whole House Heavy Duty Lead System effectively combats heavy metals in your water. This system uses proprietary Fibredyne filtration technology to enable twice the flow efficiency of comparable lead filters. And, it is certified to reduce lead and cysts like Giardia, while maximizing your water pressure and ensuring refreshing, great-tasting water throughout your home.
  • Professional grade, cartridge-based lead reduction for your whole house
  • Extremely fine filtration to 0.5 microns reduces a wide array of contaminants
  • NSF/ANSI Standard 53 certified to reduce cysts such as Cryptosporidium and Giardia by mechanical means
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Whole House Heavy Duty Lead System
Whole House Heavy Duty Lead System
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Benefits of Whole House Lead Reduction

Undesirable contaminants such as lead and cysts can exist in water sources or pipes outside your home and can cause a variety of health issues. Lead is often one of the most talked about water contaminants in the media and because of its use in common household products like paint, pipes, ceramics and others, it is still widely found in residential home’s water across the country. With a Pentair Whole House Heavy Duty Lead System, you can enjoy worry-free water with fewer harmful effects of lead at every tap in your home.

  • Maximum filtration with minimal pressure drop
  • Integrated bypass valve for easier cartridge change-outs
  • Heavy-duty system helps reach every corner of your plumbing
  • Cartridge flow restrictor ensures fine filtration without sacrificing water pressure

Heavy Metal Reduction


Comprehensive Filtration


Easy Cartridge Change-Outs


Full Flow



Item #ImageEstimated Life (months)CertificationsFlow Rate (gpm)Home Size (number of Bathrooms)Water ExperienceEst. Filter LifeEst. Prefilter LifeWater Problem
160410 4-5 months, or 40,000 gallons NSF/ANSI Standard 53 10 1 to 4 Lead 4-5 months - Lead

What’s Included

  • 20” Filter Housing with Bypass Cap
  • 20” Filter Cartridge
  • Wrench
  • Mounting Bracket with Screws
  • Owner’s Manual / Installation Guide

Installation Information

  • Choose a mounting location suitable to support the full weight of the system when operating.
  • Make sure to properly lubricate o-ring prior to use.
  • Use ¾” water line (optional reducer bushings included).
  • Allow 2-1/2” (6.35cm) clearance below the cartridge for easy cartridge replacement.

Water Education Center

Soft water doesn’t have to be hard. Learn about what causes hard water and identify solutions to help reduce the related water woes.

Learn About Hard Water

Lead is harmful even in small doses, as the EPA attests. The EPA has set the maximum contaminant level goal for lead in drinking water at zero. Learn about how lead gets into your water and which products are recommended to reduce its effects.

Learn About Lead

Beyond taste and odor, the volatile chemical nature of chlorine means it can react and form potentially harmful byproducts. But, how much chlorine is ‘safe’?

Learn About Chlorine

Learn more about common water problems and how to tackle them in our Water Education Center.

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Comprehensive System Warranty

1-year system, parts and labor coverage.**

**Warranty applies to certified Pentair installs.
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*NSF/ANSI Standard 53 certified to reduce cysts such as Cryptosporidium and Giardia by mechanical means.

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