Flotec FP5242 - 55 GPM 1-1/2 HP Self-Priming Cast Iron Water Pump

Jul 27, 2020

Welcome to Fire Appliance, your trusted destination for top-quality firefighting equipment. We are proud to introduce the Flotec FP5242 water pump to our esteemed customers. Designed with efficiency and durability in mind, this 55 GPM 1-1/2 HP self-priming cast iron water pump is a superior choice for various applications.

Unmatched Performance

The Flotec FP5242 is engineered to deliver exceptional performance. With a flow rate of 55 gallons per minute (GPM) and a powerful 1-1/2 HP motor, this water pump ensures efficient water transfer and distribution. Whether you need to pump water out of a flooded basement, irrigate your garden, or meet your livestock water needs, the FP5242 is up for the task.

Ultimate Versatility

This self-priming cast iron water pump offers tremendous versatility by working with various water sources. It can easily draw water from wells, lakes, ponds, or even cisterns, making it highly adaptable to different environments. The pump's robust construction allows it to handle sandy or gritty water without clogging, providing uninterrupted performance when you need it most.

Durability That Lasts

When it comes to longevity, the Flotec FP5242 truly stands out. Built with high-quality cast iron, this water pump offers exceptional durability and resistance to corrosion. Its solid construction ensures reliable operation even in demanding conditions. Rest assured that the FP5242 will serve your needs faithfully, year after year.

Impressive Features

The Flotec FP5242 water pump comes packed with features that enhance its usability and convenience. It features a convenient self-priming design, allowing for hassle-free operation without the need for manual priming. This time-saving feature ensures quick and effortless setup, getting you up and running in no time. The pump is also equipped with a reliable pressure switch that regulates performance for optimal efficiency.

Easy Maintenance

Maintaining the Flotec FP5242 water pump is a breeze. The pump's clear view port makes it easy to check for debris or clogs, ensuring smooth operation. Additionally, the pump's durable construction and high-quality components minimize the need for frequent repairs or replacements. Our team at Fire Appliance also stocks genuine Flotec spare parts, guaranteeing long-term support should you require any replacements in the future.


The Flotec FP5242 water pump finds use in a wide range of applications. Some of its common applications include:

  • Irrigation systems for farms, gardens, and landscapes
  • Emergency water removal in case of flooding
  • Supplying water to remote or off-grid locations
  • Pool and spa maintenance
  • Water transfer between tanks or containers
  • Firefighting and sprinkler system support

These are just a few examples of the FP5242's versatility. Its robust performance, combined with its compatibility with various setups, makes it an indispensable tool in numerous industries and scenarios.

Order Your Flotec FP5242 Today

Don't miss out on the opportunity to own the Flotec FP5242 water pump. Place your order today through our website or visit our store in person. Our friendly and knowledgeable staff are ready to assist you and answer any questions you may have. At Fire Appliance, we take pride in delivering exceptional products that exceed our customers' expectations. Experience the Flotec FP5242's power and reliability for yourself!

Disclaimer: The information provided here is for informational purposes only. For specific technical details and installation instructions, please refer to the product manual or consult with a professional.