Ampco CB+ Series Centrifugal Pump

Ampco has been supplying quality centrifugal pumps to a variety of industries over the last 70 years. Based on their commitment to deliver quality products, excellent customer service, and competitive pricing, they've become the preferred pump provider for some of the most recognized companies across the globe. As a proudly ISO 9001:2015 Registered company, Ampco offers the most complete line of pumps, blenders, and mixers in the industry.

Coupled with a Teco motor, Ampco's CB+ series is available in 8 model sizes. They're also hydraulically and dimensionally interchangeable with existing C pump series.

The C series specifications include:

  • md: CB+216-180TC
  • sn: 1943557-5-1

Ampco’s new CB+ features a sanitary internal seal design that will keep seal faces cooler and minimize product buildup coupled with a Teco motor. Dry running external mechanical seals on standard “C Series” style pumps is unavoidable when pumping wort at temperatures near-boiling. Flashing will occur between seal faces causing premature seal wear. This allows solids to build up between the faces resulting in leaking. The CB+ minimizes seal problems in several ways:

  • internal seal is submersed in the product to promote cooling
  • when the pressure within the pump rises it creates a higher closing force on seal faces to minimize product buildup, and
  • an internal spring agitates wort solids to avoid pooling on seal faces

The Teco Motor


The Optimums TEXP motors are designed and manufactured to operate many types of machinery (including all dust producing machines) in diverse industrial environments. Typical uses include areas in which flammable gases, vapours, or dust may be present in quantities sufficient to produce explosive or ignitable mixtures.

Specifications include:

  • 5 hp
  • 3490 rpm
  • 230/460 volt



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