The Universal 3 Series is the latest addition to the Waukesha positive displacement pump family by SPX FLOW. It offers a front loading seal design with no bearings in the product zone. Operating pressure capacities up to 500 psi (34.5 bar) and standard 316L stainless steel body and cover makes this an attractive hygienic pump option for your most challenging applications in the food and beverage industry. Assembled and tested in Delavan, WI with “Waukesha 88” non-galling rotors and a standard 304 stainless steel gear case provides an ideal fluid transfer solution that is able to withstand the rigors of daily processing environments.
New shafts are shorter and have larger diameter 17-4 PH shafts:
- Reduces overhung load which improves shaft alignment and decreases seal and bearing wear for extended seal life.
- Improves shaft strength and stiffness helping to eliminate vibration