Non-clog water pumps for handling solids, trash, debris. 1.5", 2",3",4" to 6" sizes. All are self-priming trash pumps in this category handle lots of debris, come in various materials: Cast Iron, Aluminum, FRP.
Trash pumps are designed with large impellers to pass debris such as twigs, leaves, pebbles, and items up to 6 inches (depending on the pump). Or, they are based on a diaphragm pump. The trash pump takes in the water and contents then passes them through the housing and out the discharge hose; these pumps to do not grind the debris.
Trash Pumps For Sale
Semi-trash pumps are intended for use with muddy waters with smaller debris, usually up to ½ inch to ⅝ inch. Like the larger debris handling pumps, the semi-trash pumps do not grind the material, but simply pass them through the housing and discharge hose. Semi-trash pumps are less expensive and smaller.
Trash Pump Power Sources
Trash pumps come in models that are powered by gas or diesel engines as well as electric trash pumps with single & three phase motors. Most on sale!
Trash Pump Tip
Since trash pumps do not grind the material, the intake should be covered with a strainer to ensure debris that enters is limited to the capacity of the pumps. This will help minimize clogging in the discharge hose. Like all other self-priming trash pumps they are limited to 25FT suction lift. These pumps are high flow and relatively low pressure, not for irrigation.
The Right Trash Pump
You will find many trash pumps for sale on Pumpbiz.com. We sell pumps from the top manufacturers with a wide range of performance and prices. Our goal is for you to acquire the right trash pump for your application. So, while we sell trash pumps that cover the spectrum of needs, there may be only a few that are right for you. If you have any question, please call us and we’ll be happy to ensure that you purchase the right trash pump for you.
For more on selecting a trash pump, check out this article Selecting a trash pump, things you should know.
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