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

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6 inch FOOD PUMP with feed tank and drive, Y4759



Food grade pump-in-water conveyor / flume kit including a NEW Cornell 6-inch food pump, integrated with a pre-owned / like-new Commercial feed tank, with new motor-drive. Pump whole or cut food products via pipe flume or open sluice, to cool, wash, rinse, sanitize, and/or apply preservative solutions while conveying horizontally and/or vertically for long or short distances. Ideal for food processing applications such as fruit and vegetable washing, fresh-cut / pre-cut produce hydro-cooling and chilling applications, and/or pre-heating prior to cutting, peeling, etc; including shredded lettuce and cabbage, cut romaine, whole or cut potatoes, French fries, potato chips, live fish (!), cranberries, carrots, apples, cherries, peas, broccoli, crayfish, shrimp, lettuce, green beans, nuts, peppers, olives, cucumbers, raisins, beans, corn, peaches, beets, oranges, and more...


  • y4759g_crop_email.jpgA new Cornell 6NHPP-F16K cast-iron hydro flow food pump with stainless steel impeller, six-inch inlet and outlet. Stainless steel body pumps are also available in stock (as of this writing).

  • Manufacturer rated for solids handling ability for products up to 4 inch diameter by 6 inches in length. Larger diameter pumps are available for larger product sizes -- CALL 315-589-4511 do discuss your specific application requirements.

  • Expanded volute PP series pump for the ultimate in gentle handling of delicate food products -- so gentle the manufacturer rates for pumping live fish!

  • Specifically designed and built for industrial food processing application use with tons-per-hour throughput capacity.

  • Manufacturer recommends 2 or 3 to 1 ratio of water to product, with your product capacity determined by horsepower, RPM and total dynamic head resistance. Pump curves available by request.

  • NEW with two (2) year manufacturer warranty.

  • y4759e_crop_email.jpgPre-owned / like-new Commercial Mfg. stainless steel feed tank 42 inch long by 30 inch wide by 20 inch deep stainless steel tapered bottom.

    • Tank has a 2 inch threaded bottom drain and flexible coupling to the pump.

  • New 5HP belt drive with pulley-type variable speed control.

  • y4759j_crop_email.jpg208 / 230 / 460 volt 3 phase electrical input.

The Cornell hydro transport food pump is frequently employed to power open water flume systems, while others pump into a closed pipe flume, which they run in a coil pattern on the ceiling to conserve floor space. The flumes provide hold time to remove heat, and extend exposure to the water, which usually includes either a sanitizing agent or a preservative solution such as Vitamin C. The power of the Cornell Hydro-Transport pump allows food producers to deliver their now chilled and treated ingredients to any point in the plant where they want to dry, mix or pack the final product. Others use the chill flume for pre-cooling blanched (very lightly cooked to kill active enzymes) food products in water prior to running them through an IQF freezer tunnel. Others use the cooling flume system just to convey product in water. In every case, the powerful Cornell Food Pump can gently move high tons-per-hour output to wherever it needs to go in the plant.

ALARD also stocks and handles various kinds of dewatering, solids-separation, water recovery and filtration equipment to recover the food product from the pump water, and to recapture, treat and/or recirculate the water as necessary, as well as drying and packaging equipment to complete the process; all tailored to the end-user's specific food product(s) and application.

With Cornell's large range of hydro-transport pump size and material configurations, and with ALARD's ability to configure and "gear" the pump to the buyer's specific needs, ALARD's Cornell Hydro-Transport based flume kits are a superb tool for a wide variety of industrial food processing applications.

As of this writing, this hydro food transfer pump is in stock at ALARD, in EXCELLENT operational, mechanical, electrical & cosmetic condition, available for immediate shipment.

CALL 315-589-4511 to confirm availability and discuss your particular food process bulk product conveying, chilling, cooling, sanitizing and/or pumping equipment needs.

ALARD item reference #: Y4759

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This page contains a single entry by Michael C. Shults, Alard Equipment Corp published on October 11, 2021 5:58 PM.

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