Category water pumps
Model PSA21503L
Type User manual

Wacker Neuson PSA21503L User manual

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Operator’s Manual
Pump
PS2 1503L / 2203L
PSA2 1503L / 2203L
0179830en 001 0210
0179830EN
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© Copyright 2010 by Wacker Neuson Corporation.
All rights, including copying and distribution rights, are reserved.
This publication may be photocopied by the original purchaser of the machine. Any
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Wacker Neuson Corporation.
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represents an infringement of valid copyrights. Violators will be prosecuted.
Trademarks
All trademarks referenced in this manual are the property of their respective owners.
Manufacturer
Wacker Neuson Corporation
N92W15000 Anthony Avenue
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051 U.S.A.
Tel: (262) 255-0500 · Fax: (262) 255-0550 · Tel: (800) 770-0957
www.wackerneuson.com
Original
instructions
This Operator’s Manual presents the original instructions. The original language of this
Operator’s Manual is American English.
Foreword
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Foreword
Machines
covered by
this manual
Machine
documentation
Keep a copy of the Operator’s Manual with the machine at all times.
Use the separate Parts Book supplied with the machine to order replacement
parts.
Refer to the separate Repair Manual for detailed instructions on servicing and
repairing the machine.
If you are missing any of these documents, please contact Wacker Neuson
Corporation to order a replacement or visit www.wackerneuson.com.
When ordering parts or requesting service information, be prepared to provide
the machine model number, item number, revision number, and serial number.
Expectations
for
information in
this manual
This manual provides information and procedures to safely operate and main-
tain the above Wacker Neuson model(s). For your own safety and to reduce the
risk of injury, carefully read, understand, and observe all instructions described
in this manual.
Wacker Neuson Corporation expressly reserves the right to make technical
modifications, even without notice, which improve the performance or safety
standards of its machines.
The information contained in this manual is based on machines manufactured
up until the time of publication. Wacker Neuson Corporation reserves the right
to change any portion of this information without notice.
Manufacturers
approval
This manual contains references to approved parts, attachments, and
modifications. The following definitions apply:
Approved parts or attachments are those either manufactured or provided by
Wacker Neuson.
Approved modifications are those performed by an authorized Wacker Neu-
son service center according to written instructions published by Wacker Neu-
son.
Unapproved parts, attachments, and modifications are those that do not
meet the approved criteria.
Unapproved parts, attachments, or modifications may have the following
consequences:
Serious injury hazards to the operator and persons in the work area
Permanent damage to the machine which will not be covered under warranty
Contact your Wacker Neuson dealer immediately if you have questions about
approved or unapproved parts, attachments, or modifications.
Machine Item Number Machine Item Number
PS2 1503L 0620461
0620462
PSA2 1503L 0620463
PS2 2203L 0620464
0620465
PSA2 2203L 0620466
Foreword
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Table of Contents PS2/PSA2 1503L/2203L
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Foreword 3
1. Safety Information 7
1.1 Machine Description and Intended Use ............................................... 8
1.2 Operating and Electrical Safety .......................................................... 10
1.3 Informational Labels ........................................................................... 10
2. Operation 11
2.1 Names of Parts ................................................................................... 11
2.2 Prior to Operation ............................................................................... 12
2.3 Preparing for Installation .................................................................... 12
2.4 Installation .......................................................................................... 14
2.5 Electrical Wiring .................................................................................. 16
2.6 Cable Assembly ................................................................................. 18
2.7 Electrical Circuit Diagram ................................................................... 19
2.8 Operation ............................................................................................ 20
2.9 Operating Water Level ....................................................................... 22
2.10 Starting Water Level (PSA2 models) .................................................. 23
2.11 Circle Thermal Protector .................................................................... 26
2.12 Emergency Shutdown Procedure ....................................................... 26
3. Maintenance 28
3.1 Periodic Maintenance Table ............................................................... 28
3.2 Maintenance and Inspection .............................................................. 29
3.3 Disassembly/Reassembly .................................................................. 31
3.4 Disassembly ....................................................................................... 32
3.5 Reassembly ........................................................................................ 34
3.6 Troubleshooting .................................................................................. 35
4. Technical Data 36
4.1 Standard Specifications ...................................................................... 36
4.2 Operating Specifications .................................................................... 37
4.3 Dimensions ........................................................................................ 38
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1 Safety Information
This manual contains DANGER, WARNING, CAUTION, NOTICE, and
NOTE signal words which must be followed to reduce the possibility
of personal injury, damage to the equipment, or improper service.
NOTICE: Used without the safety alert symbol, NOTICE indicates a situation
which, if not avoided, could result in property damage.
Note: A Note contains additional information important to a procedure.
This is the safety alert symbol. It is used to alert you to potential personal hazards.
f Obey all safety messages that follow this symbol.
DANGER
DANGER indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided, will result in death
or serious injury.
f To avoid death or serious injury from this type of hazard, obey all safety mes-
sages that follow this signal word.
WARNING
WARNING indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided, could result in
death or serious injury.
f To avoid possible death or serious injury from this type of hazard, obey all safety
messages that follow this signal word.
CAUTION
CAUTION indicates a hazardous situation which, if not avoided, could result in
minor or moderate injury.
f To avoid possible minor or moderate injury from this type of hazard, obey all
safety messages that follow this signal word.
Safety Information PS2/PSA2 1503L/2203L
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1.1 Machine Description and Intended Use
This machine is a submersible water pump. The Wacker Neuson
Submersible Pump consists of an electric motor, an impeller, a strainer,
and a metal casing with ports for water suction and discharge. Power is
supplied to the pump through a corded plug or a hard-wired connection,
depending on the installation. The operator connects hoses to the pump
and routes them so that water is pumped from the work area and
discharged into an appropriate location.
This machine is intended to be used for general de-watering applications.
This machine is intended for the pumping of clear water, or water
containing solids up to the size stated within the products specifications,
and up to the flow, head, and suction lift limits also stated within the
product specifications.
This machine has been designed and built strictly for the intended use
described above. Using the machine for any other purpose could
permanently damage the machine or seriously injure the operator or other
persons in the area. Machine damage caused by misuse is not covered
under warranty.
The following are some examples of misuse:
Pumping flammable, explosive, or corrosive fluids
Pumping hot or volatile fluids that result in pump cavitation
Operating the pump outside of product specifications due to incorrect
diameter hoses, incorrect length hoses, other inlet or outlet
restrictions, or excessive suction lift or head
Using the machine as a ladder, support, or work surface
Using the machine to carry or transport passengers or equipment
Operating the machine outside of factory specifications
Operating the machine in a manner inconsistent with all warnings
found on the machine and in the Operator’s Manual.
This machine has been designed and built in accordance with the latest
global safety standards. It has been carefully engineered to eliminate
hazards as far as practicable and to increase operator safety through
protective guards and labeling. However, some risks may remain even
after protective measures have been taken. They are called residual
risks. On this machine, they may include exposure to:
Electric shock from improper electrical connections or high voltage
Personal injury from improper lifting techniques
Projectile hazard from discharge
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To protect yourself and others, make sure you thoroughly read and
understand the safety information presented in this manual before
operating the machine.
Operator qualifications
Only trained personnel are permitted to start, operate, and shut down
the machine. They also must meet the following qualifications:
have received instruction on how to properly use the machine
are familiar with required safety devices
The machine must not be accessed or operated by:
•children
people impaired by alcohol or drugs
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Wear the following Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) while
operating this machine:
Close-fitting work clothes that do not hinder movement
Safety glasses with side shields
Hearing protection
Safety-toed footwear
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1.2 Operating and Electrical Safety
To reduce risk of electric shock, connect only to a properly grounded,
grounding-type receptacle.
Risk of electric shock—this pump has not been investigated for use in
swimming pool areas.
An acceptable motor-control switch shall be provided at the time of
installation according to local codes and regulations.
To reduce risk of electric shock, follow instructions in this manual for
proper installation.
CAUTION: This pump may automatically restart. Prior to working on
the pump or control panel, all supply circuits must be disconnected.
CAUTION: Risk of shock—do not remove cord and strain relief.
1.3 Informational Labels
Label Meaning
A nameplate listing the model number, item
number, revision number, and serial number is
attached to each unit. Please record the
information found on this plate so it will be
available should the nameplate become lost or
damaged. When ordering parts or requesting
service information, you will always be asked to
specify the model number, item number, revision
number, and serial number of the unit.
WARNING
JAPAN
JAPAN
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2 Operation
2.1 Names of Parts
Ref Description Ref Description
1 Lifting handle 9 Lubricant
2 Coupling 10 Seal-dust (V-ring)
3 Protective packing 11 Shaft sleeve
4 Oil plug 12 Rear liner
5 Pump casing 13 Oil casing
6 Strainer stand 14 Impeller
7 Cable assembly 15 Electrode (if equipped)
8 Seal-mechanical
1
14
13
3
5
12
11
10
4
7
8
2
6
9
15
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2.2 Prior to Operation
When the pump is delivered, first perform the following checks:
Inspection
While unpacking, inspect the product for damage during shipment, and
make sure all bolts and nuts are tightened properly.
Specification check
Check the model number to make sure it is the product that was
ordered. Be certain it is the correct voltage and frequency.
Note: If there is any problem with the product as shipped, contact your
nearest dealer or Wacker Neuson representative at once.
Product specifications
Do not operate this product under any conditions other than those for
which it is specified. Failure to observe this precaution can lead to
electrical shock, current leakage, fire, water leakage or other
problems.
2.3 Preparing for Installation
Preparing for Installation
Observe the following points when preparing to install the pump.
Be aware that leakage of pump lubricants may cause pollution of
water.
An appropriate plug or electrical connection must be provided
according to local codes and standards. Refer to the wiring
diagram.
Use with a power supply voltage within ±5% of the rated voltage.
Operating Safety
Do not operate the pump if the maximum water pressure in the
area exceeds 0.3 Mpa–discharge pressure.
Do not use this pump in liquids other than water, such as oil, salt
water, or organic solvents. Contact your Wacker Neuson dealer
with questions about specific fluids.
Do not use in water temperatures outside the range of 0–40°C
(32–104°F) which can lead to failure, electrical leakage or shock.
Do not use in the vicinity of explosive or flammable materials.
Do not operate the pump if any parts are loose or missing.
CAUTION
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Preparing for installation
Before installing the pump at a work site, you will need to have the
following tools and instruments ready:
Insulation resistance tester (megohmmeter)
AC voltmeter
AC ammeter (clamp-on type)
Bolt and nut tighteners
Power supply connection tools (screwdriver or box wrench)
Note: Please also read the instructions that come with each of the test
instruments.
Measure resistance
Use a megohmmeter to measure the insulation resistance between
each core lead and the ground lead to verify the insulation resistance
of the motor.
Reference insulation resistance: 20MΩ or greater
Note: The reference insulation resistance (20M
Ω
or greater) is the value
when the pump is new or has been repaired. For the reference value after
installation, see “Periodic Maintenance Table.”
Description Description
U Power Lead (Brown) W Power Lead (Black)
V Power Lead (Blue or Gray) G Ground (Green/Yellow)
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2.4 Installation
If the pump is used for outdoor fountains, garden ponds and similar
places, or to drain a swimming pool, the pump must be supplied by an
isolating transformer or connected to a Residual Current Device (RCD)
with a residual operating current not exceeding 30 mA.
The pump must not be used when people are in the water.
Leakage of pump lubricants may cause pollution of water.
Proper plug must be provided according to local codes and standards.
Refer to wiring diagram.
Do not use this pump in liquids other than water, such as oil, salt water,
or organic solvents.
Use with a power supply voltage within ±5% of the rated voltage.
Do not use in water temperatures outside the range of 0–40°C
(32–104°F) which can lead to failure, electrical leakage or shock.
Do not use in the vicinity of explosive or flammable materials.
Use only in fully assembled state.
Note: Consult your local dealer or Wacker Neuson representative
before using with any liquids other than those indicated in this manual.
WARNING
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Checks to make before installation
When a grounded plug is used:
Use the megohmmeter to measure the insulation resistance between
the cable assembly prongs and ground.
When connection leads are used:
With the megohmmeter, measure the insulation resistance between
each core lead and the ground lead.
Reference insulation resistance: 20MΩ or greater
Note: The reference insulation resistance (20M
Ω
or greater) is the
value when the pump is new or has been repaired. For the reference
value after installation, see “Periodic Maintenance Table.”
Improper ways to measure insulation resistance
See Graphic: wc_gr007330
All models 1 Between the plug prongs.
PSA2 1503L
PSA2 2203L
2 Between the electrode and the pump body.
3 Between the electrode and each lead wire.
1
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2
3
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2.5 Electrical Wiring
General information
Electrical wiring should be performed by a qualified electrician in
accord with all applicable regulations. Failure to observe this
precaution not only risks breaking the law, but is extremely
hazardous.
Make sure the pump is equipped with the specified overload
protectors, fuses, and/or breakers. These items are designed to
guard against electrical shock from a current leak or pump
malfunction.
Operate within the capacity of the power supply and wiring.
Grounding the pump
Do not use the pump without first grounding it properly.
Do not attach the grounding wire to a gas pipe, water pipe,
lightning rod, or telephone grounding wire.
Connecting the power supply
Before connecting leads to the terminal strip, make certain the
power supply is disconnected (i.e. through circuit breakers) to
avoid electrical shock, shorting, or unexpected starting of the
pump.
Do not use the pump with the cable assembly connected loosely.
Draw power from a dedicated power outlet rated at 15 A or
above. Sharing the outlet with other equipment may cause
overheating at the branch outlet and could result in fire.
Use a dedicated power supply with a ground leakage circuit
breaker.
Tighten the ends of the cable assembly securely against the
terminal board.
WARNING
An improperly wired pump can result in current leakage, personal injury, electrical
shock, fire, or permanent equipment damage.
f Observe the safety considerations below when performing electrical wiring.
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Description Description
U Power Lead (Brown) W Power Lead (Black)
V
Power Lead (Blue or Gray)
G Ground (Green/Yellow)
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2.6 Cable Assembly
Extending the cable
If it is necessary to extend the cable assembly, use a core size equal
to or larger than the original. This is necessary to avoid a performance
drop and cable overheating which may result in current leakage,
electrical shock, or fire.
Avoiding cable damage
Do not suspend the pump by the cable.
Make sure the cable does not become excessively bent or
twisted.
Do not allow the cable to rub against a structure in a way that
might damage it.
Repair or replace a cut or damaged cable immediately.
Submerging the cable
Do not submerge a cable with cut insulation or other damage.
If it is necessary to submerge the connection wires of the cable
assembly in water, first seal the wires completely in a molded
protective sleeve.
Do not allow the cable assembly wires or power supply plug to
become wet.
WARNING
Current leakage, electrical shock, or fire hazards.
f Observe the safety considerations below when handling the cable assembly.
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2.7 Electrical Circuit Diagram
See Graphic: wc_gr007099
If connected to a circuit protected by a fuse, use a time-delay fuse with
this pump.
Ref. Description Ref. Description
1 Circle thermal protector 3 Ground
2Coil ——
Wire Colors
B Black V Violet Or Orange
G Green W White Pr Purple
L Blue Y Yellow Sh Shield
P Pink Br Brown LL Light Blue
R Red Cl Clear G/Y Green/Yellow
T Tan Gr Gray L-Gr Blue or Gray
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1
2
3
Br
L-Gr
B
G/Y
CAUTION
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2.8 Operation
Before starting
2.8.1 Make sure once again that the product is of the correct voltage and
frequency rating.
NOTICE: Using the product at other than rated voltage and frequency
will not only lower its performance but may damage the product.
Note: Confirm the rated voltage and frequency on the model
nameplate.
2.8.2 Confirm the wiring, supply voltage, circuit breaker capacity, and motor
insulation resistance.
Reference insulation resistance = 20 MΩ or greater.
Note: The reference insulation resistance (20 MΩ or greater) is the
value when the pump is new or has been repaired. For the reference
value after installation see “Periodic Maintenance Table.”
2.8.3 The setting on the circuit breaker or other overload protector should be
made in accord with the rated current of the pump.
Note: See “Operating Specifications” for the rated current of the pump.
2.8.4 When powering the pump with a generator, be certain the generator is
sized to supply the required power for the pump and any other
equipment powered by the generator.
Safety
considerations
Make sure no extraneous objects such as pins, nails or other
metal objects are sucked into the pump.
Never start the pump while it is suspended. The pump may jerk
and crush extremities.
Never start the pump when people are standing next to it. A
current leak can result in electrical shock.
Never insert your hand or any other object into the inlet opening
on the underside of the pump casing while the pump is connected
to the power supply.
The pump may become hot during operation. Do not touch an
operating pump. Allow the pump to cool before handling.
WARNING
Personal injury and machine damage hazards.
f To avoid personal injury or machine damage, observe the safety considerations
listed below while operating this pump.
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