A heavy duty village protection style fire fighting pump has been released by Australian Pump Industries . Called the Aussie QP402SX Brigade Boss, the big pump offers flows of up to 800 litres per minute and a pressure range of up to 96 psi.
According to Australian Pump Industries, the big pump achieves its performance with minimum use of horse power and offers users major fuel savings.
Aussie Pumps can get the amazing performance with only a 10 HP air-cooled diesel engine drive. Moreover, the pump will self prime from 8.4 metres, enabling the machine to perform fast fill tanker loading as well as providing serious fire fighting capabilities.
The Aussie QP402 comes standard with 4” x 4” ports, but also offers a 3” outlet option. The pumps efficiency is obtained by a unique double volute design, with a large wide vane closed style impeller for maximum efficiency.
Drive options include 10HP Yanmar air-cooled electric start diesel engine or Honda 13HP recoil or electric start industrial gasoline engine.