The best in high viscosity drum unloading

Product attributes

Process device features:

  • IP 66 Enclosure suitable for wash down environments
  • Mobile and compact
  • Stainless steel construction
  • Electronics and battery are protected against moisture
  • Two base options to fit multiple pallet sizes
  • Fits a wide array of drums sizes
  • For use with aseptic liners
  • NEW: Process device for compressed-air motors

General product features:

  • For pumping demanding, high-viscosity media out of drums
  • Residual amounts in drum to less than 1 %
  • Mobile use
  • Small space requirement
  • Easy cleaning
  • Gentle pumping of the media
  • Easy to operate
  • Diverse control options
  • Motor stays attached to process device while cleaning the pump
  • Pumps with impulse sensor available for contact-free flow measurement

The VISCOFLUX mobile S drum emptying system was specifically designed for use in pharmaceutical, food and cosmetic industries. It is perfect for ensuring efficienct, process safety while pumping high viscosity, paste-like, non-flowing media out of diverse drums – with or without aseptic bags. The residual amount remaining in the drum is up to less than 1 %. The mobile drum emptying system offers a high degree of flexibility and can also be operated in wet or damp production environments. The systems stainless steel process device bears the protection class IP 66. 

A complete system is made up of: F 500 eccentric worm-drive pump & motor, follower plate with process seal and mobile process device.

Technical data

  • Delivery pressure max. 217 PSIG
  • Process device: battery operated, made of stainless steel, IP 66 rated, max load up to 220 lbs (100 kg) 
  • For drum diameters: 
    • Straight sided drums
      • 22" or 22.5" (560 mm or 571 mm)
    • Conical drums
      • 21.625"-top, 20.25"-bottom (550 mm-top, 515 mm-bottom)
    • Fiber drums
    • Drums with smaller openings
      • 21.25"-top, 22.5"-bottom (540 mm-top, 571 mm-bottom)
  • Pumps: VISCOPOWER F 580 in FOOD version conform EC 1935/2004 and FDA CFR 21 for food uses
  • Motors: Three-phase 8 pole motors & gear motors
  • Process seal: FDA NBR or FKM available
  • Valves for venting