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NorthStar NSQ Series 12V On-Demand Diaphragm Pump - 2.2 GPM @ 70 PSI

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The NorthStar NSQ Series 12V On-Demand Diaphragm Pump is a premium-quality on-demand diaphragm pump that upgrades your sprayer with innovative components and engineering for superior spot or broadcast spraying performance. 100 continuous duty rating with no cool down period required. Flow GPM 2.2, Inlet Port in. 3/8 NPT, Amps 8, Self-Priming Yes, Outlet Port in. 3/8 NPT, Power Supply 12V, Pressure PSI 70, Seal Type Viton, Mounting Base L x W in. 2.25 x 3.19. Automatically turns off when no flow is required to conserve battery power Honeywell MICRO SWITCH for enhanced durability and efficiency Unique pressure switch design slowly cycles the pump for reduced switch and motor wear Santoprene diaphragm and Viton valves for reliability and longer life Innovative smooth valve design for faster priming and longer life Fiberglass reinforced polypropylene pump manifold for superior durability and resistance to chemicals Approved for use with Roundup agricultural herbicide All components in fluid path have been tested and approved for Roundup use Self-priming up to 10 feet above liquid level 12 Volts Standard mounting pattern Fits all NorthStar sprayers and most other brands
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Questions & Answers for NorthStar NSQ Series 12V On-Demand Diaphragm Pump - 2.2 GPM @ 70 PSI

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Can you adjust the PSI on this pump?

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There is not a pressure regulator on the pump. You would need to purchase an in-line regulator and install it.
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answer 2
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This diaphragm pump is factory set to 70 PSI. While the pressure is adjustable, Northern Tool doesn't recommend adjusting it. There is no gauge to determine precisely the PSI output once the factory preset has been changed. If you do adjust the PSI, do not operate the pump at pressures which cause the motor to exceed the amperes rating indicated on the name plate. Improper adjustment of the pressure switch setting may cause severe overload or premature failure. Failures due to improper adjustment of the pressure switch setting will not be covered under the warranty.
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What kind of battery is needed for this pump? Would it run connected to a lawn mower battery? Or a car battery charger?

I wanna have this hooked up to tank in the corner of a greenhouse connected to a 50' hose with your turbo spray gun. I'm not exactly sure what power source I need. Could I use an ATv, lawn mower, car battery , or car battery charger?
asked 1 week, 6 days ago
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This pump will run on any 12 volt battery that provides at least 8 amps.
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does this pump have a check valve built in to keep any fluid from dripping out when pump is off

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This on-demand pump doesn't have a built-in check valve.
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Do the barbed fittings come with the pump. If not, what is the item number for the fittings?

asked 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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A barb fitting would have to be purchased locally. Northern Tool does not currently offer barb fittings as an accessory for this diaphragm pump.
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Will this work at 80 psi with a reduced duty cycle?

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Being the NorthStar Diaphragm Pump has not been tested for this, we are unable to say if this will work.
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Will this pump work for gas

http://www.northerntool.com/shop/tools/product_200578544_200578544
Will this pump work with gas?
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This pump is recommended for use in spraying non-flammable liquids such as pesticides, water for plants/trees or dust control, ice control chemicals, or water-based non-flammable sealants or stains for outdoor wood surfaces.
answered 2 months, 4 weeks ago
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NorthstarExpert13
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What is the maximum temperature this pump can handle?

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The maximum temperature this pump can handle would be 140 degrees. The pump itself will also create heat so you would not want to put water through the pump that is 140 degrees. Exceeding the 140 degrees would cause the pump/seals to fail.
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Does Your NorthStar NSQ Series 12V On-Demand Diaphragm Pump — 2.2 GPM @ 70 PSI Come With Power Card If It Does How Long An I Have A 25 gallon Spray Tank Will It Work

asked 1 year, 1 month ago
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The NorthStar NSQ pump is designed to be wired directly to the battery. Leads are included with the pump. Directions for wiring to your battery and the type of wire required is shown in the manual provided with the pump. The pump will work with any tank that requires 2.2 GPM @ 70 PSI.
answered 1 year ago
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I would like a pump to help clean the mildew off my siding. Would this pump work OK with a solution of 1 part bleach and 15 parts water?

Also, would this unit perform well with the 24 ft. Giraffe extension wand?
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None of our NorthStar sprayer pumps are designed for use with any bleach or chlorine-based products. You would need to check with the wand manufacturer to determine if this pump has enough pressure/volume to work with it.
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
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