Product News: Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

LifeStar®MV Aquatic Pumps feature high efficiency enclosed impeller.

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LifeStar®MV Aquatic Pumps feature high efficiency enclosed impeller.

Mar 04, 2017 -

Safe for even the most sensitive aquatic habitats, High Performance LifeStar®MV Aquatic pumps comes with Best in Class hydraulics, and heads up to 100 feet (7HP model). Featuring corrosion resistant Glass Filled Polypropylene (GFPP) housing and detachable modular GFPP strainer basket, pump offers silicon carbide/silicon carbide shaft seal and all wetted hardware manufactured from 316 Stainless Steel as standard for aquatic applications.

Original Press Release

New High Performance LifeStar®MV Aquatic Pumps

Press release date: Feb 20, 2017

Hayward Flow Control announces the launch of its new High Performance LifeStar®MV Aquatic pumps designed specifically for the aquatic and animal life support systems, as well as aquaculture installations. The specialized construction makes it safe for even the most sensitive aquatic habitats including filtration, heat exchange, protein fractionation, ozone systems, saltwater mixing, fluid transfer and water recirculation.

Engineered for heavy-duty durability, the LifeStar®MV sets a new standard of pump performance. With Best in Class hydraulics, the LifeStar MV provides maximum efficiency, and heads up to 100 feet (7HP model), resulting in more energy savings than any comparable aquatic pump on the market. The LifeStar®MV features a corrosion resistant Glass Filled Polypropylene (GFPP) housing and modular GFPP strainer basket that is separable from the pump housing, allowing more flexible installation opportunities, as well as easier serviceability. A silicon carbide/silicon carbide shaft seal and all wetted hardware manufactured from 316 Stainless Steel are standard for superior life cycle in aquatic applications.

Other Key Features, Advantages and Benefits include:

  • True Union 2-1/2" x 3" CPVC Socket Ends
  • Modular Strainer Basket Design for remote positioning
  • Oversized Strainer Basket with HDPE 1/8th Perf Basket
  • 3" ANSI Class 150 Flange Connection
  • FPM Seals Standard
  • Available In 1-phase and 3-phase Models
  • Industrial Grade TEFC Motors Standard in multiple Voltages with 50Hz or 60Hz Rating
  • High Efficiency Enclosed Impeller
  • Self-Priming Pump – Up to 10 feet
  • UL778 Listing
  • Hayward Flow Control 2-Year Warranty

Typical applications or installations include but not limited to aquatic and animal life support systems, aquaculture, research and science and salt water systems. With its’ flexible design, the LifeStar®MV is ideal for installations where spatial needs are tight or configurable to fit into existing piping systems in mechanical rooms or on skids.

About Hayward Flow Control

Hayward Flow Control, a division of Hayward Industries, is a leading U.S. manufacturer of industrial thermoplastic valves, actuation and controls, instrumentation, filters, strainers, corrosion resistant pumps, bulkhead fittings and tank accessories and for use in water and wastewater treatment, chemical processing & transfer, chemical feed, aquatic/animal life support systems, mining, and other industrial processing systems. Hayward's thermoplastic flow control products can accommodate aggressive and corrosive environments, delicate ecosystems or the strictest chemical balances to keep water and life working together. Hayward Flow Control is an ISO 9001:2008 Certified manufacturer.

For more information, contact Hayward Flow Control at 1.888.429.4635 or by email at hflow@hayward.com. Visit us also at haywardflowcontrol.com.

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Jessica Patterson

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1.336.712.9900 ext. 5274