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SMALL VACUUM PUMP REBUILD

I have found in a junk yard old German made dental vacuum pump, I liked the size and decided to refurbish it. Here you can see final assembly after repairs, cleaning and polishing parts.
  • Year: 2016
  • Project: Pump rebuild

All parts are cleaned and prepared for assembly
All parts are cleaned and prepared for assembly
Motor plate and vacuum pump base plate
Motor plate and vacuum pump base plate
vacuum base plate attached to the motor plate
Mounted
On top of a pump base plate comes chamber part
Next is a vacuum chamber part
Stator is installed in motor plate
Stator is installed in motor plate
vacuum pump parts
 
The heart of the pump - rotor, vanes and offset rings
"The heart" of the pump - rotor, vanes and offset rings
pump rotor assembled
Pump rotor assembled
rotor in chamber
Rotor in chamber
Oil filter and shaft lubrication ring
Top cover, oil filter and shaft lubrication ring are screwed in place
Top cover with oil level window and oil fill/drain bolts
Top cover with oil level window and oil fill/drain bolts
Assembled vacuum pump and other parts
Vacuum pump is assembled, now moving to deal with other parts
Electric connections
Electric connections
Electric connection box is closed
Done
Last stage is installation of motor fan and rear cover
Last stage - installation of motor fan and rear cover
Vacuum pump is finished
Vacuum pump is finished

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