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  1. Mechanical brushing will remove tough algae and fiberous materials better than any air burst cleaning system can.
  2. Cleaning cycles are user adjustable and very efficient.
  3. Brushes can work in backwater areas where other systems function poorly. Brushing pulverizes small detritus on the screen surface and allows water to flow through the screen.
  4. Energy requirements are minimal, allowing the use of alternative power inputs including solar and propeller driven systems.
  5. Brushes have a long useful life and can be changed easily if worn.
  6. The reversing brush action additionally helps remove debris.