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3FA-EC-DD™

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  • Solids Handling capabilities up to 2¼"
  • Heavy duty ball valve design
  • Fluid handling capabilities up to 160 GPM

General Wastewater Applications

Pump Solids up to 160 GPM

electric double diaphragm pump - energy saving
Electric double diaphragm pump

Mud Sucker 3FA-EC-DD™ Series Specifications

Max Pump Performance Range

Capacity (GPM)
160 GPM
Suction Lift - Vertical (ft)
20'
Suction Lift - Horizontal (ft)
75'
TDH - Vertical (ft)
50'
TDH- Horizontal (ft)
300'
Solids (in)
2¼"
Suspended Solids By Volume
50%
Liquid Temperature
140°F
Connection Size (in)
3" FNPT
Standard Connection Type
Threaded FNPT
No. of Diaphragms
Double (2)

Materials of Construction

Diaphragm Size (inch)
13"
Diaphragm Material
Thermoplastic Elastomer (Santoprene)
Flapper Check Valves
Reinforced HNBR
Clamping Plates
Aluminum
Pump Body
Aluminum
Bearing
Needle Roller
Crankarm
Steel
Pump Rod
Steel
Inlet/outlet flanges
Aluminum
Gaskets
HNBR Integral
Check Valve Seat
Aluminum (integra)
Lubrication
Alemite grease fitting
Base
Steel

Drive Options

Single Phase
5HP; 1Ph; 60Hz; 230V; 1800RPM TEFC
Three Phase
5HP; 3Ph; 60Hz; 230-460V [or 360-575V]; 1800RPM TEFC
Explosion Proof (Single Phase)
5HP; 1Ph; 60Hz; 230V; 1800RPM EPFC motor (Class I; Drive I; Group C&D; Class II; Drive I; Groups F&G) connected to a constant speed helical gear motor helical gear motor
Explosion Proof (Three Phase)
5HP; 3Ph; 60Hz; 230-460V [or 360-575V]; 1800RPM EPFC motor (Class I; Drive I; Groups C&D; Class II; Drive I; Groups F&G) connected to a constant speed helical gear motor [Customer to confirm NEC Explosion Proof rating required]
Engine
See gas or diesel models
Air Operated
5HP @ 50psi, Speed: 1800RPM, Air Consumption 140 CFM (Free Air) 4-Vane
Hydraulic
Parker - 1000 PSI @ 13 GPM

Additional Information

Weight (Approx)
400 lbs (181 kg)

Warranty

Warranty
1-year limited warranty (Contact Wastecorp Pumps for warranty details)

Mud Sucker 3FA-EC-DD™ Series Reviews

Overall Rating 4/5

High Performance 5 Pump Quality 5
Rating for My Application 4 Innovative 5
4/5

Coal Slurry

JRM1

From:
Las Cruces, NM
Application:
Coal Slurry
Average GPM:
143

We use the Mud Sucker to pump out a coal pit 25 ft. deep. The pump transfers coal slurry out of the pit. We installed several of the Mud Sucker double diaphragm pumps 18 months ago. Working great transferring 3" solids on average.

4/5

Correctional Facility Pump House

BG FEDCorr

From:
Big Spring Texas
Application:
Process application
Average GPM:
139

Pumping wastewater at the corrections pump house on site. We will be upgrading to the 4" double diaphragm pump once the renovations to the pump house are finished.

5/5

Hospital Wastewater pumping

StevensR

From:
Frankfort, KY
Application:
General Wastewater With Solids
Average GPM:
129

We have installed three of your Mud Sucker 3FA double diaphragm pumps around our facility. Two of them are for wastewater pumping and the third one is to pump out grease trap waste from the food service areas. They are working well but wish the diaphragms would last longer.

Mud Sucker 3FA-EC-DD™ Series Optional Configurations

3FA-DD ATV/Trolley

Compact Wheel Kit

Select the ATV mount for advanced mobility or a manual trolley.

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3FA-DD Control Panel Model

Automate Your Pump Operation

Includes control panel and e-stop mounted on pump.

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Mobility Package for 3B Series

3FA-DD Trailer Mounted Series

Heavy duty mobility

The trailer mounted series is available with off road or DOT approved packages.

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3B Series Trailer Mounted

3FA-AP-DD Pneumatic

Advanced air driven double diaphragm pumps

If your facility has existing air hose lines the AOD Mud Sucker may be a good choice.

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3B Hydraulic Pump

3FA-HP-DD Hydraulic Series

For truck fleets or Facilities With hydraulic fluid lines

Our hydraulic series is designed for proprietary truck fleets or facilities with hydraulic fluid lines.

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Mud Sucker 3FA-EC-DD™ Series Accessories

Recommended Accessories

wheel kit
VFD With Key Pad

62305-00

Variable Frequency Drive with Keypad mounted directly on gear motor.

suction hose
Automated Functions

61744-00

Push E-Stop Button Starter in NEMA 12 Enclosure with overload contractor, transformer.

suction hose
Suction Hose

60718-00

Heavy duty crush proof suction hose available in 20'-100' lengths.

discharge hose
Discharge Hose

51333-00

Discharge hoses available blue (standard or brown (premium). 20'-100' lengths available.

pump suction attachment
Parker 3pc Regulator

62536-00 & 61821-00

3 pc air regulator/silencer/lubricator and filter for air operated pump models.

Basic spare parts kit
Basic Spare Parts Kit

61287-00

Basic spare parts kit (Diaphragms and Flappers Only).

Comprehensive Parts Kit

61286-00

Comprehensive Spare Parts Kit (Diaphragms, Flappers, Weights and Hardware).

Mud Sucker 3FA-EC-DD™ Series Features

Double diaphragm pump advantages
1. Exclusive Dual Action Contoured Velocity Channel
What makes the Mud Sucker double diaphragm pump different is that we designed a contoured
velocity channel designed to reduce clogging and improve flow by up to 40% over other makes .
2. Santoprene® Diaphragms Last Longer and Improve The Seal
With a special formulation, Santoprene diaphragms are designed to pump over 1000 fluids
ranging from petrochemicals to all kinds of wastewater and slurry. Get more life out of your
diaphragms and reduce maintenance.
3. Five Piping Arrangements Available
Click the configurations tab and select the right piping arrangement for your needs. Plus,
there is no delay for the custom piping configuration you need.
4. Drive Systems Designed for Your Facility.
Select from the pump industry's top rated single, three phase, DC, explosion proof, air or
hydraulic drives.