Aussie re­leases new long range fire pump

North East & Goulburn Murray Farmer - - NEWS -

AUSSIE Pumps has launched a new ‘Long Ranger’ ver­sion of their pop­u­lar pump.

The new pump runs for ex­tended pe­ri­ods, a real safe emer­gency.

pump fea­tures a 16 litre long range gal­vanised steel roll frame.

The ex­tra fuel ca­pac­ity gives the abil­ity to run con with­out the need to re­fuel.

“Re­fu­elling a pump in an emer­gency must be done ex­tremely care­fully,” Aussie Pumps’prod­uct man­ager Brad Far­ru­gia said.

“The larger fuel tank means this pump runs for longer be a safer op­tion.”

Pow­ered by a Honda GX390 13HP elec­tric start en­gine, the pump fea­tures a pair of sin­gle piece im­pellers, lpm with a max­i­mum head of

The best news for own­ers is the pump’s enor­mous vol­ume at high pres­sure.

“Our Mr T twin im­peller pump is re­garded as the leader in its class,” Mr Far­ru­gia said.

“Its abil­ity to feed mul­ti­ple hoses si­mul­ta­ne­ously makes it ideal for use in de­fend­ing gency.

“With three hose out­lets it can be set up to feed a sprin­kler sys­tem, say on the roof, and sup­ply emer­gency fire hoses for use putting out spot fires be­fore they take hold.”

The ex­tra pres­sure pro­duced by the twin im­pellers also means the pump is ideal for push­ing wa­ter up a hill to a sup­ply tank, or for draft­ing wa­ter from a creek or dam.

The pump and en­gine have been care­fully match tested by Honda to en­sure per­for­mance is main­tained and that the en­gine is not over­loaded.

war­ranty on the pump end and Honda cover the en­gine for three years.

The Mr T is avail­able in ei which can de­liver in ex­cess of

Fur­ther in­for­ma­tion on the is avail­able from Aus­tralian Pump In­dus­tries or Aussie Pump Dis­trib­u­tors through­out Aus­tralia.

NEW AND READY FOR SUM­MER: Aussie Pumps’ new ‘Long Ranger’ fire pump is a safety bonus in a bush­fire emer­gency.

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