Press Release Summary:
With capacities to 1,000 gpm and heads to 100 ft, Series 1600 Horizontal End Suction Vortex Pumps areÂ used in solids handling industries such as food and wine processing, wastewater/sewage treatment, pollution control, slurries, and industrial/chemical processing. Close-coupled units feature fully recessed vortex impeller with packing or mechanical seal. Operating at temperatures to 250Â°F, pumps are designed with back pull-out construction that permits inspection and access for service.
Original Press Release:
Wine Processing Solids Pumps
Vertiflo Pump Company’s Series 1600 Horizontal End Suction Vortex Pumps are finding new uses in a wide range of solids handling industries like food & wine processing solids, wastewater & sewage treatment, pollution control, slurries, industrial & chemical processing and can often replace other pumps at a fraction of the cost. On primary and secondary sludge of 6% and less, these pumps provide an economical option to expensive progressive cavity pumps. The close-coupled 1600 pumps use any NEMA Standard JP Shaft Motor. Capacities to 1000 GPM, heads to 100 feet TDH, temperature to 250 degrees Fahrenheit, fully recessed vortex impeller, with packing or mechanical seal. As a cost-saving benefit, the 1600 Series is designed with back pull-out construction that permits easy inspection and access for service or maintenance — if it is ever needed— without disturbing the piping to the pump. Standard construction is Cast Iron, 316 Stainless Steel fitted, all 316 Stainless Steel, Alloy 20 or CD4MCu available.