THE heavy duty range of Vaughan HE series horizontal centrifugal end suction chopper pumps is available from Pump Systems Ltd , who represent Vaughan Co, USA, in Australia and New Zealand.
There are 15 models available for flow rates from 20m3/h up to 1800m3/h and heads up to 50m.
These robust chopper pumps will provide trouble free operation in the most severe pumping environments.
The HE centrifugal chopper pump is supplied standard in special materials with the impeller, cutter bar, upper cutters behind the impeller and cutter nut hardened to Rockwell 60 C.
Vaughan horizontal chopper pumps are fitted with oil lubricated double row bearings rated with a minimum bearing life of 100,000 hours, silicone carbide flushless mechanical seal with its own oil lubrication system and a centre line discharge.
Each centrifugal pump is fitted with a piloted motor stool and flexible coupling to accept a standard horizontal foot and flanged electric motor, which ensures there are no motor misalignment and bearing problems.
The Vaughan HE series centrifugal horizontal Vaughan chopper pump is suitable for a wide range of processing industries and wastewater applications where solids cause clogging and blockage problems in pipe work, valves and existing pumps.
These pumps will chop and pump waste material such as rags, rope, wire, plastic bags, wood, plastic strapping and bags, meat wastes, vegetables, digester scum and sludge, chickens, fish carcasses and gut and offal.