A running list of things we've acquired or found available for sale by Alard Equipment Corporation; used food processing and packaging equipment.

Alard Equipment Corporation, 6483 Lake Avenue, Williamson, New York 14589, 315-589-4511 (phone), 315-589-3871 (fax)

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FOOD PISTON PUMP, stainless steel, Y3498



A food grade stainless steel pneumatic piston food to gently transfer your flowable products to your filling, depositing or processing line; and also used for pumping products to and from cooking or holding tanks for further processing.

The volumetric positive displacement action of this plunger pump "pulls" for self-priming, and pushes even viscous, hard-to-handle products positively.

This type of gentle, low shear piston pump configuration is widely used for transferring shear-sensitive food products including pie filling, soups, soup bases, pasta sauces, BBQ sauce, BBQ meat with sauce, Deli salads, macaroni and cheese, muffin batter, cake batter, guacamole, coleslaw, stew, refried beans, chili, cheese sauce and many other foods.


  • Pneumatically operated (250 psi maximum) 5 inch bore by 6 inch stoke piston cylinder, delivers approximately 75 ounces per stroke.

  • 3 inch diameter threaded inlet and 3 inch diameter threaded outlet.

  • Large 2.5 inch valve orifice in UHMW (plastic) valve plug.

  • Food grade sanitary stainless steel, with UHMW piston and plastic valve body.

  • Mounted on stainless steel base with casters for added mobility.

  • Previously used in USDA inspected "wet salad" production and packing line.

As of this writing, this Piston Transfer Pump is available at ALARD, in EXCELLENT operational pneumatic, mechanical, and operational condition, available for immediate shipment.

CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm availability, and to discuss your particular food handling needs.

Alard item reference #: Y3498

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This page contains a single entry by Michael C. Shults, Alard Equipment Corp published on July 26, 2018 5:22 PM.

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