Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems Sparus™ Pump, Energy-Efficient Aquaculture Duty
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Offering extremely high water flow in a quiet, energy-efficient package with durable construction, the Sparus™ pump is effective in commercial aquaculture applications. Available in a wide range of horsepower and voltage ratings, the innovative hydraulic design of the Sparus™ pump moves water more efficiently and more quietly than competitive pumps.
The Sparus™ pump delivers proven reliability thanks to its saltwater-rated stainless steel internal fasteners and highly-robust mechanical seal. Under typical operating conditions, it offers the highest water flow of any high-performance pump—with the lowest electricity consumption. The Sparus™ pump is self-priming, and it’s also suitable for flooded-suction applications. It's compatible with a wide assortment of aquaculture systems and includes an oversized strainer basket and volute.
The Sparus™ pump is equipped with 2" internally threaded NPT suction/discharge ports for easy installation. Approximate product dimensions: 26" L x 11" W x 12.5" H. One-year warranty. UL778 listed. Not certified for use in swimming pool applications.
Note: 60-Hz only. Two-speed, 575V and 50-Hz ratings coming late 2013.
Download the Sparus™ pump instruction manual.
We highly recommend using protective devices with all 3-phase equipment. Motor starters, phase monitors and phase protectors are not included in the sale and should be sourced locally. Failure to install protective devices will void most warranties. We also recommend that a certified electrician perform the installation.