Kochek Low Level Strainer

Kochek Low Level Strainer

Kochek Low Level Strainer Kochek
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Kochek Low Level Strainer

$238.59 - $460.59
Product Code:
LL

Hose Connection:
CamLockNH Long HandleStorz
Product Options:
Jet SiphonNo Jet Siphon
Product Size:
2.5in3in4in4.5in5in6in
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  • Q:

    What is the flow capacity of the new "full flow" model with a jet siphon in use? We have found that the previous versions will only transfer just shy of 500 GPM when supported with the jet siphon. Is the "full flow" the same as what Kocheck term "BW"?
    Asked on 11/9/2014 by Rural Chief from NCA Alabama

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    • CUSTOMER CARE

      A:

      Chief, we sent your question to Kochek, we are coping posting it below what their res- ponce was;
      Good afternoon. “BW” refers to “Big Water”, this is a term we use to describe our various high-flow strainers.
      These strainers are typically used for drafting rather than water transfer, which is why the BW low level strainer is sold without a jet siphon (unless special ordered with one added). We have not performed transfer testing with this model, however I don’t anticipate a large increase in flow capacity over the standard LL60 when used as a transfer device. We don't think this is the answer you are looking for, we will ask again for a better answer.

      Answered on 11/13/2014 by Bg
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      A:

      Chief, we have been doing some thinking here in the office, you are asking what the full flow is of the "Low Level" strainer. Depending on the size of your pump that is going to be what the flow is, if your "Drafting" with a 1250GPM pump you should get almost 1250GPM at a "Draft". But you said in your question that you have in previous versions would only transfer "just shy of 500GPM" . The key here is your meaning of "Transfer", in the Manufacturer's world transfer means moving water from one tank of water to another tank of water that you would be drafting from. A low level strainer should not be used in a transfer of water from one tank to another. They were designed to get as much water at a draft from your port a tank as possible. So to answer your question a Low Level Strainer will flow the amount of water at a draft that your pump is rated at. If this doesn't answer your question e mail me direct or call me. [email protected] or 800-852-6088 X1162

      Answered on 11/14/2014 by Bg
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