Waterous PB18-3030C Portable Pump

Waterous PB18-3030C Portable Pump

Original price was: $8,192.00.Current price is: $6,350.00.

  • Extraordinary water transfer and supply system
  • Vanguard V-twin air cooled Briggs and Stratton 18 horsepower engine
  • Delivers flow from 100 GPM @ 110 PSI to 400 GPM @ 15 PSI
  • 3” female NPT intake with check valve and 3” female NPT discharge
  • Control panel includes discharge pressure gauge, compound intake pressure gauge, low oil pressure warning light, start and stop control, speed control, panel light and 12 volt outlet
  • Rail base standard
SKU: PB18-3030C-R Category: Tag:


The Waterous PB18-3030C Portable Fire Pump is an extraordinary transfer and supply pump with exceptional flow capacity and good pressure for hand‐line operations.

Equipped with a V‐twin Briggs and Stratton® 18 HP (13.4 kW) engine. The PB18‐3030 also comes with a two‐year limited warranty and is CE marked.

                                      GPM (LPM)                             PSI

Max Flow:           400 GPM (1500 lpm)          15 PSI (1.0 bar)
Max Pressure:   100 GPM (400 lpm)            110 PSI (7.6 bar)



Type: Transfer ‐ Supply

Intake: 3″ inch female NPT

Discharge: 3″ (inch) female NPT with check valve

Console: Operator’s panel includes discharge pressure gauge, compound intake pressure gauge, low oil pressure warning light, start and stop control, speed control, panel light and 12 volt outlet

Volute Body and Head: High‐strength aluminum alloy, anodized for superior corrosion resistance

Impeller: High‐strength, corrosion‐resistant bronze, fully‐enclosed, double‐hubbed to balance hydraulic thrust, mechanically balanced to eliminate vibration

Wear Rings: Long wearing bronze. Easy to replace when required to restore original pump efficiency

Shaft Sleeve: High‐strength stainless steel

Shaft Seal: Spring‐loaded mechanical type

Priming: Combination spark arresting muffler and exhaust primer, fast and easy to use – Quarter turn bronze priming valve, operates with push/pull knob

Warranty: Waterous Two‐Year Limited Warranty


Engine: Briggs & Stratton, model 356447, Vanguard V‐Twin air cooled, overhead valve (OHV) design delivers a maximum output of 18 HP (13.4 kW) @ 3600 RPM. 34.75 cu. in. (570 cc) displacement, 4‐cycle, gasoline fueled, horizontal shaft.

Lubrication: Full pressure lubrication system with an automotive style oil filter. Oil fill tube with dipstick.

Starter: 12‐volt electric and manual recoil.

Alternator: 16 A



  • Rigid steel channels
  • Control panel and fuel tank shipped loose


Rail models will have a shipped‐loose, 3‐gallon (11 liter) fuel tank that meets the EPA evaporative requirement

Approximate Dimensions and Weights

Rail Base:

Length                              Width                  Height            Dry Weight               Ship Weight

19-3/4″ (50.2 cm)    20″ (50.8 cm)     21″ (53.3 cm)    113 lbs (51.3 kg)     141 lbs (64.0 kg)