Priming pumps are essential components of centrifugal fire pumps, as they help to remove air from the pump casing and suction hose, creating a vacuum that enables the pump to draw water efficiently from a water source.
The priming pump repair kit typically includes various seals, gaskets, O-rings, valves, and other essential components that may wear out or become damaged over time.
Always refer to the manufacturer’s documentation or consult with a qualified technician to ensure you have the correct repair kit for your particular priming pump.
Regular maintenance and timely repairs are essential for the optimal functioning and longevity of firefighting equipment.
Established in 1886 by C.H. Waterous in St. Paul, Minnesota, the company began as a producer of steam fire engines, focusing on creating reliable and efficient firefighting solutions. Over the years, Waterous has grown and evolved, continually adapting to the changing needs of the fire service industry.
Repair kit for VPE series rotary vane priming pump. For repairing priming pumps 80875 & 80841.
5423 Bearing (2)
51650 Vane (3)
51728-5 Shim, 0.005, Blue (1)
51728-7 Shim, 0.0075, Transparent (1)
51728-10 Shim, 0.010, Brown (2)
52698 Prime Safe Decal (2)
W3760-2 O-ring, 3-3/4 ID