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Model 212 Sewage Pump

Sewage Pumps // Residential Use Sewage Pumps // Builder

Model 212 Sewage Pump

Builder Series submersible pump for sewage/effluent or dewatering, passes 2" spherical solids, 2" NPT discharge

Features and Benefits

  • Oil-filled, hermetically-sealed motor with automatic reset thermal overload protection
  • Rugged, cast iron motor housing with corrosion-resistant, baked-on enamel finish
  • Efficient heat sink for heat dissipation
  • Engineered plastic base and pump housing with no screen
  • Passes 2” (50 mm) spherical solids
  • Reliable integrated vertical switch
  • Carbon and ceramic rotary seal
  • Watertight, NBR rubber seal between motor and cover
  • Stainless steel screws and hardware
  • Temperature rating: 104 °F (40 °C)
  • On point: 11-1/2” (29 cm)
  • Off point: 5-1/4” (13 cm)
  • Maximum width: 9-27/32" (25 cm)
  • Maximum height: 15-7/8" (40.3 cm)
  • Weight: 12.2 lbs (5.5 kg)
  • Fits 12" (30 cm) diameter pits
  • 100% factory tested after assembly

Consult factory for special applications:

  • Variable level float switches
  • Variable level long cycle systems
  • Alarm systems

Product Specifications

Motor 1/2 HP
Voltage 115 V
Phase 1 Ph
Hertz 60 Hz
RPM 3400 RPM
Type Permanent split capacitor
Insulation Class B
Amps 6.6 Amps
Operation Automatic
Auto On / Off Points 11-1/2" (29 cm), 5-1/4" (13 cm)
Discharge Size 2" NPT
Solids Handling 2" (50 mm) spherical solids
Cord Length 10' (3 m) - 20' (6 m)
Cord Type UL listed with 3-wire, grounded plug
Max Head 19-1/2' (5.9 m)
Max Flow Rate 82 GPM (310 LPM)
Max Operating Temperature 104 °F (40 °C)
Cooling Oil filled
Motor Protection Auto reset thermal overload
Motor Housing Cast iron
Pump Housing Engineered plastic
Base Engineered plastic
Upper Bearing Ball bearing
Lower Bearing Ball bearing
Mechanical Seals Carbon and ceramic
Impeller Type Non-clogging vortex
Impeller Engineered plastic
Hardware Stainless steel
Motor Shaft SUS 420J2 stainless steel
Gasket NBR
  • cCSAus
  • Powder Coated Tough

Technical Data


All installation of controls, protection devices and wiring should be done by a qualified licensed electrician. All electrical and safety codes should be followed including the most recent National Electric Code (NEC) and the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA).

Selection Guide

  1. Integral, float-operated mechanical switch - no external control required.
  2. For automatic use single piggyback variable level float switch or double piggyback variable level float switch. Refer to FM0477.
  3. See FM1663 or factory for residential alternator system.


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