cellulose filter media

SWIFTCELL™ filter media is made from resin-impregnated cellulose filter media. The filter media is pleated and then assembled into an economical disposable filter element. Cellulose filter elements are low cost, disposable, and nominally rated.

fiberglass filter media

SWIFTGLASS™ filter media is manufactured from inert micro-fiberglass material bonded with a stable resin, randomly set into a multi-layer composite.




stainless filter media

SWIFTMESH™ filter media consists of stainless steel wire cloth strands woven in various mesh patterns to form absolute as well as nominal filtration ratings.




metal felt filter media

SWIFTFELT™ filter media is made from sintered stainless steel felt. This nonwoven porous metal fiber media is ideal for high pressure filter elements, high temperatures and other demanding applications.



What's New


Swift Filters Moves Into New Manufacturing Facility
June 3, 2013
Expanded Line of Wind Turbine Filter Elements for GE 1.5 MW Series Announced
June 29, 2012
New Interactive Filter Element Cross Reference
September 22, 2011
Crimped Filter Elements Eliminate Epoxy Construction for Racing Filters: Provide All-Fuel Capability
July 14, 2011
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Manufacturer of Filter Element Products, Stainless Filter, Industrial Filter and Custom Filter Products

For over 30 years Swift Filters Incorporated has been a manufacturer of one of the most extensive lines of high performance filter and strainer elements for fluid and gas stream filtration. Our filter element products include genuine Swift interchangeable replacement filter elements for over 200 domestic and foreign manufacturers, private labeled original equipment (OEM) elements as well as custom filter elements. As a filter manufacturer, we produce a wide range of replacement hydraulic filter element products, OEM hydraulic filter elements, high pressure filter products and other industrial filter products.

Our four most popular industrial filter element styles are:

  1. Cellulose Filter Elements — Our SWIFTCELL™ Design
  2. Micro-Fiberglass Filter Elements — Our SWIFTGLASS™ Design
  3. Stainless Steel Filter Elements — Our SWIFTMESH™ Design
  4. Metal Felt Filter Elements (Porous Metal Fiber)— Our SWIFTFELT™ Design

Aftermarket Filter Element and OEM Filter Element Experts

Swift Filters have been proven in a variety of industries including Fluid Power, Oil and Gas, Aerospace, Off-Highway & Military, Automotive Aftermarket, and many Specialty and Custom market applications.

Swift Filter Element products have proven results in a variety of industries including:

  1. Racing Filter Element Products
  2. Wind Turbine Filter Element Products
  3. Oil Reclamation Filter Element Products
  4. Fluid Power/Hydraulic Filter Element Products
  5. Power Generation Filter Element Products
  6. Injection Molding Filter Element Products
  7. Oil/Gas Industry Filter Element Products
  8. Aerospace
  9. Off Highway & Military
  10. Auto Manufacturing
  11. Metal Stamping
  12. Paper & Pulp
  13. Machine Tool
  14. Primary Metals
  15. Die casting
  16. Mining
  17. Refuse
  18. Snowmaking
  19. Polymer
  20. Food
  21. Pharmaceutical
  22. Cryogenics
  23. Refining
  24. Chemical
  25. Pneumatic



  1. General Filter Element Products Brochure (pdf)
  2. Spin-On Filters Brochure (pdf)
  3. Welded Products Brochure (pdf)
  4. Performance Racing Brochure (pdf)
  5. Reusable ByPass Filter Element Brochure (pdf)