Self-Priming Pumps




Based on one of the industry’s most field-proven pump configurations, Elgin’s line of self-priming solids-handling pumps offer a trouble-free, non-clogging design. The large volute automatically reprimes in a fully open system, without the need for complicated suction or discharge plumbing.

Elgin recognizes the need for reliable and efficient self-priming pumps.  Elgin’s line of self-priming, solids-handling pumps have been designed to reliably handle a myriad of solids-laden fluids with minimal maintenance.

Solids Handling Impeller
Two-vane, semi-open, solids-handling impeller can handle solids up to 3’’ (76 mm) in diameter.

Mechanical Cartridge Seal
Oil-lubricated mechanical cartridge seal with stationary and rotating face of silicon carbide is designed for abrasive service.

Removable Rotating Assembly
As a single unit, the rotating assembly can be removed through the removable coverplate.