Pumps & Dewatering Equipment: Multiquip

July 2009 Vol. 64 No. 7

The Dry Prime Pumps deliver up to 3,500 gpm in model sizes ranging from 6 to 8 inches.

The models excel in the dewatering, sludge, sewer-by-pass and well point jobs performed by pumping contractors, municipalities and rental operators.

The pumps feature a patented screw-type impeller for increased flow. The pumps eliminate the need for wear parts and each is fitted with a 150-gallon fuel tank for extended continuous run times of up to 72 hours. Powered by 43 and 60 hp Deutz diesel engines, these units run at 1,800 rpm and showcase heads up to 135 feet. The Dry Prime Pumps also generate lifts of 30 feet in only 30 seconds.

Other highlights include; drain valves in pump and priming system to eliminate the risk of water freezing in the unit, water lube vacuum pump to prevent oil leaks and other unwanted priming discharge and the ability to handle solids up to 3.6 inches. Suction hoses, quick disconnect fittings, and discharge hoses are among the accessories offered with each model. Other equipment included: a LOFA panel with shut down indicator lights, lockable vandal cover, maximum PRM limiter and complete engine gauges. 800.421.1244, www.multiquip.com

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