Pump hire specialist, Sykes Pumps, has enhanced its range of hydraulic submersible pumping solutions with the launch of the 3” Hydraset 80 pump.
For use in construction, marine, quarrying and wastewater, the lightweight Hydraset 80 comprises of a power pack, pump end and a set of hydraulic hoses and can be quickly installed. The 3” Hydraset is ideally suited for suction depths too great for standard surface mounted pumps to achieve.
According to the firm, the 3” Hydraset 80 provides an ideal option for remote sites and any location where electricity is not available.
The 3” pump end enables access into small chambers and manholes while offering excellent performance with a maximum flow rate of 31l/s, a maximum head of 31m and a solids handling capacity of 22mm.
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Economical to run and are suitable for 24/7 requirements, the pump has an integrated fuel tank capacity of 145 litres with fuel consumption at five litres/hr at 1500rpm, enabling constant operation without refuelling for up to 29 hours.
Fitted with a silenced diesel engine for quiet operation, the Hydraset 80 pump end is driven by environmentally-friendly biodegradable oil, and a quick-release hydraulic coupling enabling leak-proof operation and automatic shutdown, preventing blockages and overloading.