Ceramic plants need to keep the product moving constantly to prevent the slurry from settling out and hardening. When moving solid laden, abrasive product a pump designed with robust investment castings is essential in prolonging the life of the unit. Versa-Matic offers many sizes and material options to move the slips and glazes within the ceramics industry.
Depending on the application within the facility a stainless steel pump is recommended due to its ability to withstand the constant stress of heat and abrasives. You would want to pair this with an elastomer that is rugged enough to provide an extended mean time between failures like- Santoprene or Buna.