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Wayne 1/2 HP Cast Iron, Portable Transfer Utility Pump
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Wayne

1/2 HP Cast Iron, Portable Transfer Utility Pump

  • Pumps up to 1450 GPH at 0 ft.
  • Rugged, cast iron construction
  • Drain a water heater in minutes, and more
$121.87 /each

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Wayne's 1/2 HP 115-Volt powerful cast iron, transfer water pump can pump water out of flooded basements, stock tanks, or boats with ease. It can also increase line pressure by up to 50 psi to water lawns and gardens, and can even be used to wash cars and sidewalks. The included suction strainer filters debris and the 3/4 in. brass hose connections resist stripping while easily connecting to garden hoses.

  • Generates up to 50 psi at outlet hose; generates up to 15 ft. of suction lift at inlet hose
  • Rugged, cast iron pump and motor housing
  • Non-submersible
  • 1/2 HP; max. flow rate is 1450 GPH; 1270 GPH at 15 ft. of suction lift
  • 3/4 in. garden hose adapters at inlet and discharge
  • Removing water from flooded basements, draining hot water heaters, flushing water lines, charging polyglycol radiant heating lines
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Can this pump be used to operate sprinkling hose from rain water catchment tank

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January 6, 2016
My water catchment system is located next to my house and I need to water pressure to water fruit trees and garden..
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September 4, 2016
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Perfect for watering garden, I use mine for my greenhouse from water catchment.
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August 30, 2016
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Yes, I used a non collapsible hose for the intake and a garden hose to sprinklers
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Is this pump self priming?

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Sure is...works great
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January 21, 2016
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Yes, it is.
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can this be used to clear flooding?

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October 30, 2015
Have one part of the back yard, near the laundry room that floods everyrtime it rains. Can't put in a drain, so I wondered if I could use this?
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December 5, 2015
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You would also want to monitor the use. If the pump sucks air, it will overheat and over time shorten the pump's life. If you could manage a small depression, you could then use a float switch to make the operation automatic.
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November 16, 2015
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Yes, it should work well for this application. Just be sure to use the supplied strainer on the intake (suction) hose to prevent any debris from getting into the pump and causing damage to the impeller.
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what is the ampere draw?

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October 12, 2015
I looked in the manual and couldn't find the ampere draw.
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The pump uses a series wound type of ac/dc motor and the actual current draw will depend somewhat on the pumping load. I measured a current of 6.5 to 6.7 amps at 120 volts ac under typical operating conditions. Rated maximum (running) current about 8.5 amps. Operation on a standard 15 amp household circuit should be satisfactory. If an extension cord is employed be certain the wire size is adequate Read More
The pump uses a series wound type of ac/dc motor and the actual current draw will depend somewhat on the pumping load. I measured a current of 6.5 to 6.7 amps at 120 volts ac under typical operating conditions. Rated maximum (running) current about 8.5 amps. Operation on a standard 15 amp household circuit should be satisfactory. If an extension cord is employed be certain the wire size is adequate considering the length of the cord. Read Less
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8 amps on the label
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1/2 HP Cast Iron, Portable Transfer Utility Pump is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 135.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Pump quit out of the box Received pump and set up a 1" ID by 10' inlet hose and 50', 5/8" outlet hose. Total rise from source to discharge about 8'. Was getting about 600 gal/hr with this set up Used 3 times over a week with third time about 5 hours. Total use was 8 hours. It shut off and I thought it was the automatic overheat feature, but it never restarted after cooling down. Had noticed the motor housing was hot to touch. HD accepted return and I ordered a replacement. Hoping I got a lemon.
Date published: 2016-08-30
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Not powerful enough for our needs We returned this pump & ordered the 1 hp Wayne PSC100. The bigger pump works like a champ! Pulls the water from our 275 gal tank out 130 ft to our garden & pushes it thru the oscillating sprinkler. Great pump!
Date published: 2016-08-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from portable transfer pump This product is heavy and well made. It works perfect. A little expensive however, I think it will last a very long time. I'm happy I made the purchase.
Date published: 2016-08-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice transfer pump! Absolutely works like a champ. Very happy with purchase. First time use had t prime a couple of times, after that, plug it in and it's ready to go.
Date published: 2016-09-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This pump lives up to all my expectations! Strong steady flow from pond to water my fruit trees u... This pump lives up to all my expectations! Strong steady flow from pond to water my fruit trees up to 110 ft. away. Recommend this product 100%.
Date published: 2017-01-15
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Good utility pump Heavy for a portable. Could drain better. Fair amount of noise. Appears to be heavy duty. Don't know if it will rust on interior first.
Date published: 2017-01-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Handy small portable pump Moves a lot of water for a 1/4 hp pump. Self-priming is good. Have run for up to two hours and no problem with the impellers or motor.
Date published: 2016-08-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works well for what it was needed for. Removes standing water fast from horse coral. Would recomm... Works well for what it was needed for. Removes standing water fast from horse coral. Would recommend this product.
Date published: 2016-12-27
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