Fire Pump VC72AS


Simplify and maximize the ability for quick response.

Engine617mL Tohatsu 2-stroke, water-cooled gasoline engine Authorized output40.8PS (30kW) Pump performance 1550 liter / min. at 0.6MPa 1300 liter / min. at 0.8MPa 950 liter / min. at 1.0MPa Dry weight 85kg

・Light weight and compact

Engine and pump castings are made of anti-corrosive aluminum-alloy to reduce weight and prolong working life. Compact unit in its class fits existing locker space, also can be carried by 2 firemen.

・High pump performance

Both engine and pump are designed and developed specifically for fire pumps by Tohatsu, ensuring higher pump performance for its class.

・ Priming

Quick priming is provided by operating Rotary Vane Vacuum Pump. Prime 3 meters in 6 seconds.

・Centralized control

All gauges, throttle dial, control switches, and other warning lamps are grouped on the control panel for easy operation.

・Engine overheat protection sensor

Overheat protection is provided on this model to safeguard the engine from cooling water loss, and to protect engine when water is not discharging. This device stops the engine automatically when engine temperature reaches 80℃. Reset switch is provided to release the sensor after it stops the engine.

Specification VC72AS
Engine Type 2-stroke
Number of Cylinder 2 Cylinder
Cooling System Suction Water Cooled
Bore x Stroke 76 x 68 mm (2.99 x 2.68 inch)
Piston displacement 617 mL (37.6 cu in)
Output 30 kW (40.8 PS)
Fuel Type Unleaded Gasoline (Min. 87 Octane)
Fuel Tank Capacity 18 Lit (4.76 gal)
Fuel Consumption 13 Lit / Hr (3.43 gal / Hr)
Fuel System Single Carburetor with Auto Choke
Oil Tank Capacity 1.6 Lit (0.42 gal)
Suction Starting Electric and manual
Suction System 4 Blade Rotary-vane vaccum pump (Oilless-type)
Priming System Manual
Pump Pump Type Single Suction, Single Stage centrifugal pump
Suction Thread and Dia. JIS 3″ (75mm)
Discharge Thread and Dia. JIS 2-1/2″ (65mm)
Discharge Number Single
Discharge Valve Flat
Weight Dry Weight 85 kg (187.39 lbs)
Wet Weight 101 kg (222.66 lbs)
Dimension(mm) Overall
Length x Width x Height
700 x 620 x 730
Remote Control Panel
Number of Panel (Maximum)
Length of cable for panel