Centrifugal pumps for use in the evaporation industry.
The LKH Evap is a low NPSHr, high efficiency centrifugal pump is optimized for evaporation applications. The LKH Evap also features the ClearFlow impeeler option for applications where the build up of solids may be an issue.
The LKH Evap pump is a highly efficient and economical centrifugal pump, which meets the requirements of hygienic and gentle product treatment and chemical resistance. LKH Evap is specially designed for use in the evaporation industry covering applications as liquid concentration and powder processing solutions as well as dewatering plant and equipment for the international dairy, food and beverage, ethanol, starch, pharmaceutical, chemical, alcohol and brewery industries. LKH Evap is available in ten sizes, LKH Evap-10,-15, -20, -25, -35, -40, -45, -50, -60 and -70.
The LKH Evap pump is designed for CIP with emphasis on large internal radii and cleanable seals for use in the Evaporator industry and can be delivered with Clear Flow Impeller as an option. The Clear Flow Impeller is to be used in applications where there is a risk of building up a hard layer of product between impeller and backplate. The LKH Evap has a stainless steel shroud for protection of the motor, and the complete unit is supported on four adjustable stainless steel legs.
The LKH Evap pump is equipped with either an external single or a flushed shaft seal. Both have stationary seal rings in stainless steel AISI 329 with sealing surface in silicon carbide and rotating seal rings in carbon. The secondary seal of the flushed seal is a long lasting lip seal.The pump may also be equipped with a double mechanical shaft seal.