Product Focus - October 2019

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Hoses and Fittings

Kuriyama of America King Bee KBEE Series

King Bee KBEE Series polyethylene liquid suction hose from Kuriyama of America provides flexibility for maneuvering in tight areas such as portable restrooms. The hose remains flexible in subzero temperatures, is crush resistant and will not kink. The easy-slide helix protects the hose tube from cover wear and moves easily over rough surfaces. Overmolded cuffs help prevent leaking. It is available in 2- and 3-inch I.D. sizes in multiple lengths. The 3-inch I.D. hose is also available as a 3-foot hose guard. 847-755-0360;

Hose Reels

Hannay Reels VAC Series

VAC Series reels from Hannay Reels are designed to store and handle vacuum hose up to 4 inches I.D. and 150 feet long. The series is available in a variety of configurations, including the heavy-duty VAC-5000. This reel is equipped to handle longer-length and large-diameter vacuum hose. Constructed with a sturdy steel channel frame and spoked discs for weight savings, it provides easy and fast winding of vacuum hose. It offers a single-wrap configuration and is best used where width dimension is minimal, such as between cab and tank or mounted transversely to the frame of the truck. Other reels in the series include the VAC-9000, which allows for multiwrap solid-disc configuration, as well as the vacuum hose storage-only VAC Series Storage Reel. 518-797-3791;

Reelcraft Industries Series PW7000

Series PW7000 hose reels from Reelcraft Industries have been fitted with a nickel-plated, carbon-steel Aflas sealed swivel specifically for pressure-wash applications. The reel can hold up to 50 feet of 3/8-inch I.D. hose. Its rigidity, compact design and nearly impervious powder-coat finish make it suitable for outdoor, all-weather and truck-mount applications. The guide arm adjusts to seven positions for ceiling, wall, truck, bench or pit mounting. The reel comes in standard red, but several other colors are available upon request. 800-444-3134;

Vacuum Pumps

Elmira Machine Industries/Wallenstein Vacuum Model 151

The Model 151 from Elmira Machine Industries / Wallenstein Vacuum can be used on portable sanitation tanks, slide-in units, campgrounds and marinas that require a compact package. It offers 80 cfm at 15 inches Hg, with a 2-inch vacuum/pressure valve, swivel elbows for easy hookup, air pressure or mechanical lubrication, and clockwise or counterclockwise operation. It can be direct-, hydraulic-, pulley- or clutch-driven. 800-801-6663;

Fruitland Eliminator 250PT 

The Eliminator 250PT from Fruitland was designed with a smaller mount and accessories, allowing it to fit on almost all portable restroom service trucks while still allowing for big-truck, continuous-duty performance. The package includes an RCF250 180 cfm vacuum pump with an integral heavy-duty secondary shut-off and oil-catch muffler. The design is 26 inches wide and 19 inches high, taking up minimum frame-rail space. The package comes with hydraulic or gearbox drive options; the gearbox drive allows for five distance options for alignment to the PTO shaft (8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 inches). It offers low oil consumption, including an automated oiling system with all-steel oil lines, pump oil-level sight gauge, vane gauging ports and anti-shock design. 800-663-9003;

National Vacuum Equipment Challenger 304 

The Challenger 304 vacuum pump from National Vacuum Equipment delivers 210 cfm in a number of compact packages that include a pump with a pump stand; a pump with a stand, prefilter and moisture trap in two variations; and an engine drive unit with a 13 hp electric-start engine. Standard packages are available in gearbox drive or with a hydraulic drive adapter. The pump is designed with a ductile iron housing and stainless steel braided oil lines for durability. The package is designed so routine maintenance, such as vane inspection and replacement, can be done without removing the pump from the truck. 800-253-5500;

Westmoor Conde PowerPaks

Conde PowerPaks preassembled gasoline- or diesel-powered vacuum pump units from Westmoor are easy to install. A heavy-duty steel base with aluminum diamond plate trim and belt guard ensure the unit is aesthetically pleasing. Rigid assembly ensures minimum vibration and maximum power. They are available with either vacuum/pressure or vacuum-only pumps. A wide range of cubic-feet-per-minute options ensures matching the right unit to tank size and application. They are powered with optional Honda GX commercial-series gasoline engines or Hatz industrial air-cooled diesel engines. Units can be easily transferred to another tank system when needed. 800-367-0972;


Heavy-duty Moro USA DC water pumps offer 20 gpm maximum flow to provide quick restroom fills, while 42 psi maximum pressure makes for quick high-pressure cleaning. Available with cast iron or stainless steel pump body, both models offer a stainless steel impeller and Viton elastomers. Fan-cooled 12-volt (83-amp maximum draw) motors are epoxy-coated for durability. These continuous duty pumps come solenoid- and pressure-switch standard for easy installation. They have 1 1/4-inch suction and 1-inch discharge ports. The discharge can be mounted in four different positions. 800-383-6304;

Water Cannon RG Series Pump

The RG Series Pump from Water Cannon Inc. - MWBE is rated for either 3.96 or 5.5 gpm at 1,450 rpm, and it has a nickel-plated manifold rated for 3,600 psi. It incorporates parts from the RK, XW and SHP Series pumps and combines them into an all-around heavy-duty pump, according to the maker. The footprint is the same as the RW and XW Series ARNA pumps, as well as the General 47 Series pumps. 800-333-9274;


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