Posted February 19, 2016

New Submersible Slurry Pumps

BJM Pumps' new XP-SKX Series submersible pumps are designed and engineered for superior corrosion resistance, solids handling, and reliability. The XP-SKX Series are now offered with an explosion-proof motor, for installation in Class I, Division 1, Group C & D hazardous locations.

XP-SKX from BJMPumpsThese FM approved (C/US) pumps offer the following features:

  • Shredding Technology -  shredder type impeller and suction cover design that uses a Tungsten Carbide cutting tip on the impeller and specially designed spiral suction cover to shred solids and prevent clogging.
  • Double Mechanical Seal assembly using SC vs. SC hardened lower seal faces with a protective lip seal to offer excellent reliability. 
  • 316 SS pump parts and FKM elastomers provide superior corrosion resistance.
  • Pump Seal Minder System and motor automatic thermal switches offer XP motor protection. 
  • Heavy duty and corrosion resistant SOOW power cable and sensor cables are standard. 
  • Two-part epoxy coated cast iron motor housing offers corrosion resistance and heat dissipation for long motor life.
  • XP-SKX Series flows to 900 GPM and heads to 110 feet. 

The XP motors are FM approved under both Canada and USA regulations, and suitable for use in Class I, Division 1, Groups C & D hazardous locations. These motors are air-filled and use NEMA class F winding insulation.