Wacker PT 2

By Walt Moore, Senior Editor | September 28, 2010

Wacker PT 2 pumpWacker's pump line includes a range of centrifugal dewatering models, centrifugal trash models and submersible models, the latter available in either single- or three-phase configurations. The model PT 2 trash pump, shown here, has a 2-inch suction and discharge diameter. Engine choices include a 6-hp Wacker gas, 5.5-hp Honda gas, or 4.6-hp Hatz diesel. This 131-pound pump has a maximum discharge rate of 210 gpm, maximum suction lift of 25 feet, and maximum head of 106 feet. It can accommodate 1-inch solids. The pump is self-priming and incorporates a hardened ductile-iron impeller and volute, plus an aluminum housing. Carbon ceramic mechanical seals are used to promote long service life.