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Old 10-09-2009, 08:19 PM   #1
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Default Mounting March 809 to single tier

I am almost complete with my single tier brewery and I have 2 march pumps that I need to mount to the rig. My pumps are of the brass head variety and did not come with a mounting bracket. What have you used to secure them to your rig? I was thinking of a pipe support like this but I'm looking for ideas.
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Old 10-09-2009, 09:59 PM   #2
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That would work just fine. Make sure of the diameter of the pump. You don't give an exact model number so I assume it is this 809 model and this document says it is 3.38": http://www.marchpump.com/documents/d...064-0200d1.pdf. Make sure you not cover the ventilation holes.

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Old 10-10-2009, 03:52 AM   #3
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I have a nice solution, I'll take a pic tomorrow...

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Old 10-12-2009, 10:12 PM   #4
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A picture would be great. I appreciate any ideas. Thanks all

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OK I've been slacking but I'll do it now...

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Old 10-13-2009, 01:42 PM   #6
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Here it is:
http://i99.photobucket.com/albums/l2...r2/photo-6.jpg

All I did was take a billet of aluminum, machine out the OD of the pump I wanted to mount 2x, one on each side of my center beam, and cut the biitch in half to make a clamshell like clamp. Piece of cake and uber-sturdy.

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