This company’s vertical wet-pit cantilever pump (photo) features a fully recessed impeller that is designed for solids pumping in light to medium slurries in many applications, including floating retention-pond pumping systems. Flows up to 1,600 gal/min and heads up to 170 ft are achievable for solids up to 4 in. in diameter. Pumps are available in lengths up to 6 ft with shaft diameters up to 5 in. Materials of construction include cast iron, 316 stainless steel, CD4, Alloy 20 and 28% chrome iron for various application requirements. — Vertiflo Pump Co., Cincinnati, Ohio
This pump handles solids with diameters up to 4 in.
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