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5HP Irrigation Pump High Head

5HP 230v/460v
Model Number
Starite irrigation pump 5HP 230v

Sta-Rite DHJ3-170

5hp Irrigation Pump

Irrigation Pump, High Head Self-priming centrifugal pump for irrigation, fire protection, marine and liquid transfer. Cast iron construction with Bronze enclosed impeller. Includes drain port.

USCG auxiliary fire pump 80GPM @ 60PSI)

This irrigation pump can also be used as a large sprinkler pump or waterfall pump. spch-500 aermotor. For complete flow curve see IMAGE tab. Suction Flange package 72 with flapper check valve is NOT included and needs to be ordered separately.

As a pool pump they are designed for commercial and public swimming pools and spas, aquatic facilities, water parks and fountain applications where high performance and self-priming characteristics are desired. 

Need technical help on:
Sprinkler nozzle flow rates (multiply by the number heads in biggest zone).
Friction loss in pipes (pressure DROP due to velocity and pipe size) ....bigger is better
Correct size motor supply wire(voltage drop, just like water in a pipe) ...bigger is better
More Information
Model Number DHJ3-170
Series D Irrigation Pump Sprinkler Electric
Max Flow (GPM.) 160
Max Flow GPH 9600
TDH Maximum (Ft) 165
TDH Maximum (PSI) 71
Horse Power (HP) 5
Horsepower (IE .5, 1, 1.5, 20) 5.0000
Inlet Connection Type FNPT
Inlet (In.) 2.5
Outlet Connection Type FNPT
Outlet (In.) 2
Wetted Materials Bronze, Cast Iron
Elastomers / O-ring Buna-Nitrile
Voltage (V) 230/460
Voltage (Range) 220-240/460-480
Phase (Ø) Three (3)
Motor Frequency 60
Motor ODP
Speed (RPM.) 3450
Motor Frame 182/4JM
Self Priming Yes
Suction Lift (FT.) 25
Max Operating Temperature (F) 120
Viscosity Water 1.00 cp 31.00 ssu
Shaft 416SS
Length (In.) 21.7500
Mechanical Seal Face Carbon-ceramic
Mechanical Seal Type Single
Motor Bearings Ball
Other .
MAX TOTAL PRESSURE (Inlet + Pump Pressure): DHJ: 160 PSI
Approvals cUL
Rotation CW facing rear / motor side of pump
Impeller Material Bronze
Cord Length (Ft.) 0
Duty Continuous
Best Efficiency Range 100
Drain Yes
Port Rotation No
Country of Manufacture United States
Weight (Lbs) 148.000000
Warranty (YRS.) 1
GPM Of Water At 100 Feet Of Head 145
GPM Of Water At 150 Feet Of Head 60