The GE TFM-18 is the correct replacement for the following systems:
The GE TFM-18 Desal Encapsulated Membrane is a residential encapsulated inline membrane that includes a control valve and flow control. Also known as part number 1220545, this GE Desal Membrane has color-coded ports and quick connect fittings for easy and convenient connection to your existing system. The surface of the membrane is continuously cleaned, which helps to prolong the life of the encapsulated membrane and reduces the cost of maintenance.
Constructed of one or more membrane envelopes that are wound around a perforated central tube, the membrane separation technology uses cross-flow filtration where impurities are captured on the membrane and continuously swept away by a concentrate stream.
GE Desal Encapsulated Membrane Specifications:
The GE Desal TFM-18 Reverse Osmosis Membrane is not a chlorine resistant membrane. If chlorine is present in your water supply, then a chlorine taste and odor reduction water filter should be used before the RO membrane is installed. The encapsulated inline membrane makes replacement quick and easy. Simply disconnect your old GE Desal membrane from the water lines and then connect your new membrane.