Suction Guides

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Suction Guides

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Suction Guides - Front
Suction Guides - Side View

  • Summary
  • Applications

    HVAC-system pumping; general purpose pumping; industrial/process pumping (water or glycol based).

  • Description

    The Armstrong Suction Guides (SG) are multi-function pump fittings that provide a 90° elbow, guide vanes, and an in-line strainer. Suction guides reduce pump installation cost and floor space requirements.

  • Materials

    Cast Iron, ductile iron; grooved, flanged or threaded connections

  • Performance RangeSuitable for all Armstrong commercial pumps and pumping systems
  • Temperature

    110°C (230°F)

  • Size40 mm to 500 mm (1.5” to 20”)

Reduced installation cost and footprint

  • No separate in-line strainers, long-radius elbows and superfluous piping (less material cost) 
  • Fewer pipe connections, down from five (or more) to two (less labor cost) 
  • Reduced floor space requirements of up to 20% compared to traditional piping
  • Use of Flow-Trex valves yields further space savings
Design Envelope

Lowest installed cost. Lowest operating cost.


Installation & Operating Instructions