AUTOMOTIVE

AODD Pumps Play a Crucial Role Throughout All Steps of Automotive Manufacturing

Automotive safety and reliability standards are among the most demanding environments for any component manufacturer. SANDPIPER air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pumps are designed with the highest quality and compliance with the automotive industry’s strict safety and environmental standards in mind.

SANDPIPER understands the harsh operating conditions required in automotive production and automotive component manufacturing and our AODD pumps withstand anything from water, to solids-laden slurries, to volatile and dangerous liquids.

AODD pumps offer reliability and durability combined with versatility—allowing one pump to tackle numerous applications without costly motor drives or demanding pump sizing calculations. Additionally, AODD pumps are easy to install and maintain, minimizing downtime and production stoppages.

SANDPIPER – YOUR TRUSTED PARTNER FOR LIFE

SANDPIPER is the proven partner of the automotive industry throughout its 55-year history. Serving Tier 1 automotive production plants with reliable pumping in complex paint, mixing and wastewater systems, as well as providing deep engagements across unique automotive component suppliers, combine to ensure quality throughout every step of the automotive process.

Our AODD pumps are 100% tested before they leave our factory and backed with a best-in-class warranty, so you can trust our quality standards. Our team of engineering experts will find the perfect pump to meet your needs, and our after-sales support will keep your systems performing at the highest level possible.

COMMONLY USED AODD AUTOMOTIVE APPLICATIONS

  • Metal finish: Heavy abrasive fluids (metal flakes, chips and slurries); dip tank (coating)
  • Machine parts: Steel metal plating; manufacturing of brakes and exhaust systems
  • Carbon fibers & composites: Plug insulation coatings; brakes; hypersonic thermal protection materials
  • Engines: Loading/unloading of vehicle motors (waste); lithium-ion battery production
  • Lube systems: Lubricant transfer; stamping fluid and metal chip removal
  • Wheels and tires: Mold release agent delivery and rubber compound mixing
  • Facility wastewater management: Sumps and pits filtering; waste/particulate removal
  • Paint/spray systems: Pre-cleaning surface; coating and painting application systems
  • Filter press: remove particulates from metal processing waste before transferring water for reuse
  • Lubricant dispensing machines: abrasive and corrosive fluids
  • General loading/unloading and transfer: oil, fuel, machine coolants; bulk and day tank

COMMONLY USED SANDPIPER PUMPS IN THE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY

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Learn more about Certifications available and why it’s important to ground your pump.

To determine the chemical compatibility of these pumps with your application, please refer to our Chemical Compatibility Guide.

HEAVY-DUTY BALL (HDB)

Heavy-Duty Ball pumps are able to handle a range of viscous and small solid-laden fluids with exceptional suction lift capabilities.


HEAVY-DUTY FLAP (HDF)

Heavy-Duty Flap pumps are able to handle line-size solids without clogging the pump due to top suction bottom discharge.


STANDARD DUTY

Standard Duty pumps are able to handle general-purpose applications reliability and consistently with a wide range of pumping options.


UL CERTIFIED

UL Certified pumps are designed to meet UL Standards for pumps handling flammable liquids.


RELIABLE ENGINEERED SOLUTIONS FOR THE TOUGHEST AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY CHALLENGES


SANDPIPER’s AODD pumps deliver industry-leading durability and performance. Over five decades of innovation combined with world-class engineering expertise help you achieve your production goals while streamlining your operational efficiency. We offer the broadest range of products for a wide variety of applications. Trust our superior quality and workmanship to deliver reliable solutions for all your critical and demanding pumping needs.

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