Elkay® 51299C Water Sentry VII Replacement Filter Cartridge

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Part Number: 51299C
Alt. Part Number: 55897C, HWF172
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MSRP: $84.25
Price: $57.49 

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Elkay® 51299C Water Sentry VII Replacement Filter Cartridge

The Elkay® 51299C Water Sentry VII Replacement Filter Cartridgeis used in Elkay® and Halsey Taylor water coolers, drinking fountains, classroom bubblers and instant hot & cold water dispensers. It makes water safe, purer, and more delicious by filtering out contaminants like chlorine, taste, odors, lead, and any harmful cysts from your drinking water. Radial flow design provides more surface area for untreated water while final filter mesh prevents loose carbon from entering drinking water. It also features sanitary quick-disconnect and 1/4 turn installation, and automatic inlet shut-off valve that closes when filter is removed. Hands never touch the actual filter media, limiting the potential for introduction of bacteria.

Note: The Elkay® 51299C is used in the Halsey Taylor HWF172 filter system and the Elkay® EWF172 filter system.

Great-Tasting Water. This cartridge effectively eliminate chlorine as well as bad taste and odors from your water. It also reduces lead, getting rid of metallic tastes and odors, as well as discoloration.

Easy Installation. This filter features 1/4 turn, quick change cartridge connections, making it fast and simple to install and replace.
Safer Water. The Elkay 51299C will reduce any harmful cyst, such as cryptosporidium and giardia, from your water, keeping you and your family safe from water-borne illness. It also reduces lead. 

Advanced Sediment Reduction. Spun polypropylene prefilter mesh prevents larger, coarse sediment and particles from entering the clogging filter media.

Water Sentry VII Cross Reference Guide
ManufacturerPart Number
Halsey Taylor55897C

NSF Certified
Tested to the following NSF Standards: ANSI/NSF Standard 42 Chlorine-Class 1, Particulate-Class 1, and Taste and Odor. ANSI/NSF Standard 53 for Reduction of Lead and Cyst.

Filter Applications:
  • Chlorine
  • Taste
  • Odor
  • Cyst
  • Cryptosporidium
  • Giardia
  • Lead
  • Sediment
  • Rust

Installation Videos

    51299C WaterSentry Plus Replacement Filter 
    Installation Video

    Setting up your new 51299C filter is easy, and should be done every year. 
    This step-by-step video will lead you through the process. 

Specification Sheets & Manuals

Disclaimer: Elkay® is a registered trademark of Elkay, Inc, which is not affiliated or otherwise associated with Fresh Water Systems, Inc. or this site. Fresh Water Systems, Inc acknowledges and confirms that it has not been granted any license or authority from Elkay, Inc to use the mark, and further confirms that any and all use of the mark on this site is for identification and descriptive purposes only and such use is not intended to, does not, and shall not be deemed to imply any association or affiliation between Elkay, Inc and Fresh Water Systems, Inc. of any nature whatsoever.

Also Compatible With:
Halsey Taylor 55897C
Tested and certified by WQA according to NSF/ANSI Standards 42 and 53
Materials of Construction
Spun Bonded Polypropylene
Filter Life
1500 Gallons
6 to 12 Months
Filter Type
Filter Specifications
Chlorine/Taste/Odor, Cyst, Lead, Sediment/Dirt/Rust
Operating Conditions
.75 gpm
40-120 °F
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