Press Release Summary:
Built for corrosion resistance andÂ solids handling, XP-SKX Series is offered with explosion-proof motor for installation in Class I, Division 1, Group C & D hazardous locations. FM-approved (C/US) pumps feature shredder type impeller with tungsten carbide cutting tip, spiral suction cover, and double mechanical seal assembly. Also included, Pump Seal MinderÂ® System and motor automatic thermal switches offer XP motor protection. Pumps support flows to 900 gpm and heads to 110 ft.
Original Press Release:
New XP-SKX Series Submersible Slurry Pumps for the Toughest Applications
BJM Pumps® introduces the new XP-SKX Series submersible pumps, designed and engineered for superior corrosion resistance, solids handling, and reliability. Designed to handle the toughest applications, the XP-SKX Series are now offered with an explosion-proof motor, for installation in Class I, Division 1, Group C & D hazardous locations. These FM approved (C/US) pumps offer the following features:
Top Motor & Pump Features
Shredding Technology - BJM Pumps XP-SKX solids handling pumps feature a shredder type impeller and suction cover design that utilizes a Tungsten Carbide cutting tip on the impeller and specially designed spiral suction cover able to shred solids and prevent clogging.
Double Mechanical Seal assembly using SC vs. SC hardened lower seal faces with a protective lip seal to offer excellent reliability.
316 SS pump parts and FKM elastomers provide superior corrosion resistance.
Pump Seal Minder® System and motor automatic thermal switches offer XP motor protection.
Heavy duty and corrosion resistant SOOW power cable and sensor cables are standard.
Two-part epoxy coated cast iron motor housing offers corrosion resistance and heat dissipation for long motor life.
XP-SKX Series flows to 900 GPM and heads to 110 feet.
The XP motors are FM approved under both Canada and USA regulations, and suitable for use in Class I, Division 1, Groups C & D hazardous locations. These motors are air-filled and use NEMA class F winding insulation.
XP-SKX pumps have been used successfully in wastewater, chemical, industrial, underground drilling and most any general sump dewatering application where a corrosion resistant, solids handling, explosion proof submersible pump is needed.
For more information, please visit www.bjmpumps.com or call 860-399-5937.
BJM Pumps® is headquartered in Old Saybrook, CT and has been providing fluid handling solutions for industrial and municipal services since 1983. Over its thirty year history, BJM Pumps has grown quickly by supplying world class pumps and accessories, priced competitively, through its global network of stocking distributors in the United States, Canada and South America.