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Lutz Drum Pump RE-SS Ex
For Complete Drum Drainage

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Lutz, Drum Pump, RE-SS Ex, Complete, Drum DrainageThe pump tube RE-SS Ex is suitable for applications, in which highly toxic, expensive and sensitive inflammable liquids need to be drained almost completely from drums and containers. The pump tube is non-lubricated, thus preventing contamination of the liquids pumped.

Liquid examples:
Gasoline, solvents, alcohols, amines, benzene, toluene, xylene, perfume oils, paints and lacquers, etc.


  • Suitable for highly inflammable liquids and for use in hazardous locations

  • Optimized drum drainage with almost no residue left in drum.

  • Optional with electric or air driven motors

  • No grease fillings

  • Explosion-proof in accordance with standards for use in hazardous locations


  • No problematic tipping for emptying of remaining residual liquid

  • Maximum product utilisation at reduced drum cleaning and waste disposal costs

  • No leakage at inclined position or removal of the pump tube

  • Non-lubrictated, thus no contamination of the liquids pumped

Sealing system:
Mechanical seal (MS)

Type of impeller:
Radial-flow impeller (L) for low delivery rate and high delivery head.

Immersion length:
27" (700 mm), 39" (1000 mm) and 47" (1200 mm)
(Special lengths on request)

Lutz, Drum Pump, RE-SS Ex, Complete, Drum DrainageThe pump tube is "Zone 0" approved in combination with the original Lutz motors ME I 6 Silver Star (Ex) / MD-1 (Ex) / MD-2 (Ex) in accordance with standards for use in hazardous locations.

Technical Data

Materials: RE-SS Ex
Category: Zone 0
Housing: Stainless steel (316)
Seals: Viton® (FEP coated)
Mechanical seal: Carbon, Ceramic, PTFE, HC-4 (2.4610)
Bearing: pure Carbon
Drive shaft: Stainless steel (316)
Impeller: ETFE
Type of impeller: Radial-flow (L)
Nominal diameter: 1.61 in
41 mm

Temperature of medium:
up to 212 °F
up to 100 °C
Hose connection: 1 1/4" male BSP
Length: 27" /39" / 47"
700 / 1000 / 1200 mm

Operating data Radial-flow (L)
Delivery rate:* up to 18.5 GPM
up to 70 l/min
Delivery head:* up to 49 ft.
up to 15 m wc
Viscosity:** up to 1200 cps
up to 1200 mPas


Motor ME I 6 (Ex) Silver Star

Lutz, Drum Pump, RE-SS Ex, Complete, Drum DrainageA light, easily handled, explosion proof motor, suitable almost all types of thin-bodied, slightly viscous, flammable liquids.

  • Lutz, Drum Pump, RE-SS Ex, Complete, Drum DrainageExtremely rigid aluminium casing, robust high-power motor
  • Electronic speed control to constantly ensure the right flow rate
  • Separate ON/OFF buttons with low voltage release for safety and ease of handling
  • 120 V / 60Hz
    640 W / 0.85 HP
  • Splash-proof in accordance with protection class IP 54, 16' (5 m) cord, optionally with remote operating kit.

Lutz, Drum Pump, RE-SS Ex, Complete, Drum Drainage


Motor MD-1 / MD-2

Lutz, Drum Pump, RE-SS Ex, Complete, Drum DrainageCompact compressed air motor for handling neutral and aggressive liquids.

  • Overload-proof
  • Optionally with (MD-2) / without (MD-1) manual operation
  • Delivery flow is easy to control
  • 400 W / 0.54 HP at 87 PSI (6 bar) operating pressure, air consumption 32 CFM (0,88 Nm3/min.)


Lutz Pump Catalogue

Performance Curves Downloads
RE-SS with Motor ME I 6
RE-SS with Motor MD-1/MD-2

Dimensional Drawings Downloads
RE-SS with Motor MD-1
RE-SS with Motor MD-2


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