The iP60-50 from Jet Edge, Inc. is part of the company's line of high-pressure waterjet intensifier pumps. The 50-hp pump is rated for 4,100 bar (60,000 psi) and features an extended-life hydraulic system. It is capable of producing output pressures ranging from 1,000 to 55,000 psi (3,800 bar) with flow rates ranging to 1 gpm (3.8 L/min.). Designed for easy access for all service and maintenance, the pump features a non-threaded, high-pressure cylinder, an improved performance check valve and low torque values, the company says.
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