These units are used to protect submersible pumps in wells, lakes, ponds, tanks, excavations and other locations where sand and other foreign matter may clog pump impellers. Each unit consists of a 4" Sch. 40 slotted PVC well screen with a slip plug glued in one end and a high impact ABS well seal in the opposite end. The standard well seal is a PS4X1SS with stainless steel nuts, bolts and washers. This unit accommodates a 1" drop pipe and has a 1/2" vent tapping and a 3/4" cable hole. Other well seals available
Other Sizes of PVC Well Protectors and Lengths Available
Plastic Suction Strainers are designed to be used on the suction side of non-submersible pumps. These units are used to remove or retrieve water from lakes, streams, ponds, bays, tanks, manholes, sumps, tunnels, mines, construction excavations, etc. The large, double- wall intake area offers 3 advantages: high flow rates; reduced entrance velocity; and less frequent need for service. For additional volume or reduced entrance velocity, 2 or more 40G's can be coupled together with a 2" pipe thread nipple. Also, filling the area between the two screens with pea gravel or other suitable filler material keeps debris and marine life out of the pumping system. Constructed of heavy-duty PVC, plastic, and stainless steel for years of trouble-free ...