The Y type of strainer gets its name from the shape that is has. This style of strainer is designed to remove the unwanted matter from the pipes in the industries and other commercial locations. They are used in the pipelines for protecting the device, machine, meters, regulators and various other equipments. Y Type Strainers are highly dependable in removing the particles and accurate in performance. They have a mesh in the inner part of the Strainer to filter out the materials. Depending on the material the size of the mesh is selected so that only the unwanted substances can be excluded. This type of Y strainer is used in the locations where there is less amount of solids are present. They are compact in size, robust, durable and have least maintenance.